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Sidebar editing (3 posts)

  1. hollygoheavy
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    I'm running WP 1.5 and would like to add a link to a webring and also rotate 1 item daily in my sidebar. When I access the template page on my dashboard, I get the message that I could edit the code if the page was writeable. When I try to FTP an edit so that I can put something on my sidebar, my authentication fails every time.

    How can I add webring links and other things (I want to rotate one gif per day to indicate my mood) on my own?

    http://www.hollygoheavy.com

    Thanks for all your help!

  2. Lorelle
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    First, the "dashboard" is only one page on the Administration pages. Just for information. To make a file writable, see Changing File Permissions.

    To work on your sidebar, you might want to check out:

    http://codex.wordpress.org/Customizing_Your_Sidebar
    http://codex.wordpress.org/Using_Custom_Fields - covers mood stuff

  3. hollygoheavy
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Thank you very much! I'm still learning my way around WP.

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