Working with Header and Footer Widgets in BoldGrid Crio | BoldGrid

Widgets allow you to add additional content to your header and footer and require no coding experience. First you need to set up the Widget Areas where the widgets will appear, which are enabled from the Customizer.

Creating Header Widget Areas

  • In the Dashboard navigate to AppearanceCustomize
  • In the Customizer menu navigate to Design → Header→ Widgets
  • Use the counter to add the desired number of widget columns to your Header
  • Click the Publish button to save your changes

Creating Footer Widget Areas

  • In the Dashboard navigate to AppearanceCustomize
  • In the Customizer menu navigate to Design → Footer → Widgets
  • Use the counter to add the desired number of widget columns to your Footer
  • Click the Publish button to save your changes

Adding Widgets to the Header and Footer

Now that widget areas have been enabled, it is time to Add Widgets.

  • In the Dashboard navigate to AppearanceCustomize
  • In the Customizer menu navigate to Widgets
  • Choose the widget area where you want to add widgets
  • The controls for the widget area are used to add a title, change colors, and add new widgets by clicking the button at the bottom of the controls
  • Click the Publish button to save your changes

Congratulations, you now know how to work with widgets and widget areas using BoldGrid Crio! You can also add Widgets to your Blog Page or Blog Posts too.

 

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