Deal with footer widgets WordPress: Responsive Themes


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Dealing with footer widgets

The footer of a web site is often left as unused real state. I find the footer to be quite useful for adding further information about the site and links to relevant content. To make it easy to configure the footer area, I usually add a set of optional widgets in the footer. You can see them down here at the bottom. I added four different widgets here--Archives, Categories, Recent Comments, and Recent Posts-- but now that I've added the footer widgets, I need to make them responsive. If we look at this theme and resize the window, you'll see that as we resize it, the footer widgets automatically resize with it.

The problem of course is that at some point the footer widgets become almost unreadable because they're squished so tight together. What we need to do is apply media queries to handle the footer widgets once the screen gets too narrow. And what I want to do here is simply box each widget in its on 100% width box and then stack them one after the other. If we l...

Dealing with footer widgets
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Dealing with footer widgets provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Morten Rand-Hendriksen as part of the WordPress: Building Responsive Themes

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