With this plugin you can edit sidebars like posts in admin area and assign them from a dropdown menu to any post or page. It supports flexible dropping via widget for independent theme association.
It’s a matter of fact that people don’t want to code when they just want to change their contents. To keep a website interesting for visitors you can change the sidebars contents in context to the main content. Before you could realize it with different sidebar templates or
conditional tags. Now you can do all this great things inside the admin area without any coding.
Any anyway: Since we organize informations in databases all contents should be stored there, too.
- Own meta box on post/page edit pages
- Own menu item in admin menu
- Full editable sidebars like posts
- Assign sidebars from dropdown menu
- Flexible widget support
- No coding needed
- Localization in English and German
- Multiple widget support
- better query function
WordPress Custom Sidebar 2.3ƒ (wordpress-custom-sidebar.zip)
(only for WordPress 3.0+)
Note: First drop the widget in the sidebar of your choice. Do not delete or rename the Default Sidebar because it will be called when no entry matchs.
Version 2.1: Widget theme style support
Version 2.0: Localization, multiple widget support, functional updates
Version 1.9: Update of two functions, third screenshot
Version 1.8: Optimized code an better description
Version 1.7: Adding default sidebar entry with dummy text
Version 1.6: Optimized code and ‚Create new sidebar‘ link
Version 1.5: meta box with dropdown menu for sidebar assignment
Version 1.4: register_sidebar_widget replaced with wp_register_sidebar_widget
Version 1.3: Adding widget support
Version 1.2: Optimized code and icon for sidebar post type
Version 1.1: Register own post type for sidebars
Version 1.0: Basic functionality with conditional tags
WordPress.org Plugin Directory – WordPress Custom Sidebar
Softpedia Webscripts – WordPress Custom Sidebar
Designstudio, Philipp Speck – WordPress Meta Description
Designstudio, Philipp Speck – WordPress Meta Robots