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Advanced Custom Fields: Widget Area Field

Add-on to Advanced Custom Fields giving you a field to display Widget Areas.

How does this work?

For this plugin to work, you need to have the Advanced Custom Fields Plugin installed. Once installed, you will be able to select a Widget Area as one of your custom fields.

How do I add new Widget Areas?

The WordPress Codex has an article on Widgetizing Themes which includes "How to Register a Widget Area". If you add a new Widget Area (also called sidebar) with this method it will be available in Appearance > Widgets and also able to be selected in your new Widget Area Field.

How do I display my Widget Area Field?

The Advanced Custom Fields website has documentation on displaying custom field values.

Requires: 3.4 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.0.13
Last Updated: 2 years ago
Active Installs: 1,000+


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