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Widget Area Builder


Make a sidebar and place it anywhere in post or page with shortcode.

Shortcode :

You will be get the shortcode after creating the sidebar

Manage Sidebars :
In wp dashboard , there is a menu called «Widget Area» to Add and Remove a Sidebar.
As you will add a sidebar, you will see the shortcode to display the sidebar and then you will be able to see a new sidebar area in «Widgets Area».
Just drag any widget in the sidebar and display through the shortcode in a page, template or anywhere.

Display Sidebar

After creating a sidebar, you will be provided a shortcode like : [ri_custom_sidebar 1], [ri_custom_sidebar 2] …

Just write in wordpress pages or posts where you want to display : [ri_custom_sidebar 1] (for example)

Or use this php code to display in a template : echo do_shortcode(‹[ri_custom_sidebar 1]›); (for example)


  1. Add plugin to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‹Plugins› menu in WordPress
  3. Use shortcode mention in the main page to display the goods


Q : How to use this plugin?
A : First create a widget (Widget Area), then call it through shortcode.

Q : How to manage sidebars?
A : Go here : Dashboard >> Widget Area

Q : Is it possible to display the sidebars in a page or a template?
A : Yes


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  • May 20th, 2016
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