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Side Matter

Turns footnotes into sidenotes, magically aligning each note in the sidebar next to its corresponding reference in the text.

10 reviews
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4 stars
4.6 out of 5 stars
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5 stars
A special plugin
By , for WP 3.8.1

So far as I am aware, there's no other plugin around that can do what this one does -- and it does it perfectly!

The developer provides really fast and helpful support too!

5 stars
Brilliant time saver
By , for WP 3.8.1

I'm converting a collection of academic texts into a WordPress site, and this plugin is precisely what I needed. Excellent work.

5 stars
work with 2012 theme?
By , for WP 3.8

Does this work with the popular 2012 theme? I am using that theme and it doesn't seem to work. Does the post format have to be full width?

5 stars
By , for WP 3.6

I tried a few plugins for citations and this one nailed 100%.

Thanks a lot!

5 stars
Great plugin!
By , for WP 3.6

I love this plugin! It works perfect and it's great for people who love footnotes but want another solution for WordPress.

Thank you!

5 stars
I love this plugin.
By , for WP 3.6

Side Matter is exactly the touch I wanted for my site. The author has also been very responsive to my newbie emails.

5 stars
Very useful, certainly for wide screens
By , for WP 3.5.2

Very useful, certainly for wide screens. Does not distract reader to much with sidebar and informative on the other hand.

5 stars
Great Plugin - Great Documentation – Great Support
By , for WP 3.8.1

Side-notes make much more sense for continuous web-pages (as compared to paper pages). This plugin makes it possible. Great Plugin!

5 stars
Thanks a lot !!!
By , for WP 0.7

I had been waiting for this exact thing for 1 year exactly ! Simple and works perfectly (with Sight theme by WPShower as I'm concerned) !!!

One thing maybe is that when I installed the plugin I expected to get directly the same formatting as the one we can see on the screenshots : since I'm still a beginner at CSS, it would have been faster for me just to change some color codes than creating a complete formatting.

For people like me (who can understand a code, but not create it) the fact to have something already existing provides very useful landmarks. Maybe you should think about it for the next version !

Anyway, THANKS A LOT, and long live this plugin !

5 stars
Useful and unique.
By , for WP 3.5.1

I was looking for this exact thing and this Side Matter works perfectly and is easy to customise.

Author helped me quickly when I was looking for some assistance adapting it to my theme and I am very grateful.

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