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Need help modifying sidebars with RedRacer theme (not widgets) (3 posts)

  1. MichelleR
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    I have recently started a new blog here: http://www.write-or-wrong.com. And my theme is RedRacer, which I really like. But I don't know how to make the sidebars be what I want.

    The sidebars include sections for text or links or whatever. They have several of these sections, and the default looks somewhat like this:

    OTHER <----- in the spot where a title would be
    Put something here
    Put something here <-----these are listed underneath
    Put something here
    Put something here

    So, I could do something like (with the three options being links):

    SUBSCRIPTION OPTIONS
    Subscribe to RSS
    Subscribe to Comments
    Subscribe by Email

    But, my problem is that I don't know how to do this. Do I change it somehow in the template? I do see these sidebar "other" sections in the template--they aren't widgets.

    I don't know how to write code, PHP or HTML.

    Can anyone help me figure this out? Please? Thanks in advance

  2. boober
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    if its not widget ready, then in your theme folder, you should have sidebar.php files, or something like that. thats where you make the changes.

  3. MichelleR
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Thanks for replying. It is widget ready, and I can (and have already) add widgets to the sidebars--these are extra sections in the sidebars. These spots are something else...they probably have some type of name and I just don't know what to call them since I don't do programming.

    If you look at the site (www.write-or-wrong.com) you will see the spots that I mean.

    Thanks again!

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