How to add Plugins and Widgets to your WordPress blog – MOOC -[6/9]

How to add Plugins and Widgets to your WordPress blog – MOOC -[6/9]

October 9, 2019 0 By Bernardo Ryan


When you are self-hosting WordPress that you have downloaded from wordpress.org You have the option to install one of tens of thousands of third party plugins to further personalise your website Plugins are not available at wordpress.com However, for either your self-hosted site or at wordpress.com you can also install widgets Go to the appearance link in the dashboard and select widgets At wordpress.com there are a number of widgets available for you to choose That you can install in anyone of the widgets areas that are available in the theme that you have chosen Scroll through the widgets, select the one that you want, and drag and drop the widget to the widget area where you want it to appear You can give it a title And there are often other options to choose from and then save