Dynamic Widget Content

Description

The widget will only show if you have set some content for it on the current page. Perfect for creating dynamic widgets that only appear when you need it. Works with any custom post type as well and you can use shortcodes in the widget content!

Usage examples:

  • Post summaries
  • Positive and negative points for reviews
  • Index with links for long pages
  • Call to action links

Let us know what you think! Any feedback is welcome.

Screenshots

  • Start by adding our widget to your website
  • Add widget content to any of your pages or posts
  • The widget will show up for that page/post only
  • A few settings are available for your convenience

Installation

  1. Upload the dynamic-widget-content directory (directory included) to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Add the ‘Dynamic Widget Content’ widget
  4. Add content in the ‘Dynamic Widget Content’ meta box for posts or pages

FAQ

Installation Instructions
  1. Upload the dynamic-widget-content directory (directory included) to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Add the ‘Dynamic Widget Content’ widget
  4. Add content in the ‘Dynamic Widget Content’ meta box for posts or pages
Who made this?

Bootstrapped Ventures

Reviews

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Contributors & Developers

“Dynamic Widget Content” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.2.1

  • Bootstrapped Venture Giveaway

1.2

  • Feature: Enable up to 3 dynamic widgets in the settings. Useful for multiple sidebars, for example.

1.1

  • Feature: Ability to set a default title and content (leave blank to hide)

0.0.2

  • Added a basic settings page
  • New ‘dwc_widget_output’ plugin hook to alter the output with code

0.0.1

  • Very first version of this plugin