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Sidebar Content


Adds a new post type called ‘Sidebar Content’: reusable snippets with a title, content and an optional link. These are then listed on the editing screen for each page with checkboxes : simply tick the required snippet(s) and they will appear wherever the template tag is placed.


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

  1. Upload the sg-sidebar-content folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Add the template tag <?php sg_sidebar_content_display(); ?> to your template wherever you want the content to appear (usually the sidebar).

Contributors & Developers

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


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  • Tested with WP 4.4.1
  • Heading is now also link if specified