Widgets are the boxes of content that appear on the sidebar of your website.
To add widgets click on “Widgets” under “Appearance” on the sidebar in WordPress. Click and drag a Available Widget to the sidebar of your choice. Edit the widget info and click the Save button.
The Music Maker theme has 3 sidebar options and 3 footer widget boxes:
- General Sidebar – This sidebar appears on the blog and static pages.
- Beat store & Genre Page Sidebar – This sidebar appears on the beat store homepage and the beat sorting pages.
- Single Beats Sidebar – This sidebar only appears on the single beats page.
3 Footer Widgets – You can have 3 widgets in the footer of your website. To active the footer widgets check out this tutorial.
New Beats Widget
Random Beats Widget
Beat Sorting Widget – Allows you to sort beats by Genres, Categories, and Tags. Called “Beats: Genres, Categories, Tags” on the widgets page.
Beat Sorting ( Dropdown )
Beat Buying Steps Widget – Called “Beats: Buying Steps” on the widgets page.
Beat Shopping Cart Widget – This widget is called Downloads Cart on the widgets page.
Social Profile Links
Photo Gallery Widget
Image Banner Widget
Text Widget – This widget allows you to insert any text or HTML code you like. Example: Checkout How to Add a Twitter Widget
Recent Blog Post Widget
Blog Tags Widget
Blog Categories Widget
Widget Bug If you updated to WordPress 4.4 and are having a issue with your sidebar. Update to the Music Maker 2.11 theme update which was emailed out on .