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How to widgetize a page in Hickory

Please note: This FAQ Article is specifically for the Hickory theme.


To widgetize a page in order to take advantage of Hickory's widgetized layout functionality, you'll first want to create a page. Go to Pages > Add New. Enter the page's title (for example "Our New Page"), choose the various desired settings for the page, and click "Publish".

Hickory Widgetized Page Screenshot #1


Next, navigate to Appearance > Widget Areas > Add New.
For "Title", enter the title of the page you previously created that you'd like to widgetize (ex: "Our New Page"). Below, within the "Conditions" area and the "Pages" tab, check the box next to the page you created. Click "Publish".

Hickory Widgetized Page Screenshot #2


Navigate over to Appearance > Hickory Options > Widgetized Pages & Categories. Within this section is a box titled "Pages". Click anywhere within the blank space of this box and a menu will appear featuring all of the widgetized pages you've created. Select your newly created page from this list and then click "Save Changes".

Hickory Widgetized Page Screenshot #3


Lastly, go to Appearance > Widgets. In the right-hand sidebar, you'll notice your new widgetized page is listed. Now we can add, arrange, and edit the widgets we'd like to place within this page. Drag the widgets featured on the left side of the page and drop them into your page's widget area on the right.

Hickory Widgetized Page Screenshot #4



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