Adding Custom Widget in WordPress Themes

wordpress widget the most used ones and many developers already know about this. Beginner users often ask us what are widgets and how to use widgets in WordPress. Widgets allow you to add different functionality and features to your WordPress sidebars without writing any code. In this article, we will show you how to add and use Widgets in WordPress along with sharing Widget

But it deserves to be in this list for those who don’t know. Paste the following code in your functions.php file:


You can now visit Appearance » Widgets page and you will see your new custom widget area.

To display this sidebar or widget ready area in your theme add this code:


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