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Simple Widget Classes


Please note this plugin is no longer maintained.

The Simple Widget Classes plugin provides an additional text input for each widget added to a sidebar. Custom classes (space seperated) can be added here to add custom classes to the widget output on the front end.


To install the plugin:

  1. Upload the plugin to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


None so far!

Contributors & Developers

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




  • Correct an issue with an invalid tag on the front-end due to an additional forward slash in the preg_replace call


  • Initial Beta Release