See the glossary definition of Widget

  1. Go to your site's Dashboard
  2. Click Appearance 
  3. Click Widgets
    • The "Widgets" page will appear
  4. Click and hold the widget you would like to add
    • Widgets are located beneath "Available Widgets" on the left-hand side of the page
  5. Drag your widget to the desired Sidebar box
    • Dragging widgets over each sidebar will make dotted rectangles appear, indicating placement options
  6. Release the mouse over a dotted rectangle to place the widget
    • The widget will be added to the sidebar box and an option to title you widget will appear
  7. Title your widget
  8. Select additional widget options
  9. Click Save
    • The title of your widget will appear in gray next to the widget type

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