Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video Configuring widgets, part of Start with a Theme: Photography Portfolios in WordPress.
AutoFocus 2.0 Lite comes with five widgetized areas for added customization.…Let me take you through them and also give you some ideas about how to use them…in a smart way to get your visitors to dive deeper into your site.…If we go to a single post on the site, you'll see the regular sidebar here on the side.…This top part of the sidebar, the Date, the Name of the Author, the Category,…the Permalink, and Link to Leave a Comment will always be here.…Directly underneath you have the sidebar, and if we go to Dashboard and under…Appearance and Widgets you can see where you can customize this sidebar.…
It is right here, Singlular Widget Area, and from here we can dump in more content.…Let's say we want to add Archives to our categories, so I will add Archives and…when it reloads the page, you'll see Archives appears underneath Categories.…We also have four widget areas, and here we can be creative about what we add,…so that when people get to the bottom of the site, they get links to more…information and are more likely to pass through the site and go to other places.…
- Adding photos through posts
- Creating static pages for more info and a contact form
- Creating a custom menu
- Adjusting theme options
- Getting and installing the AutoFocus 2.0 LITE theme