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Set up your Blog Sidebar

Select Blog on your site’s navigation menu. Now that you’re looking at your main Blog Page, select Customize from the WordPress Toolbar.
Select Widgets from the list of options in the Customizer, then Sidebar (if you do not see a widgets option here, chat with us so we can help).  What is a widget?
Add, remove and rearrange the widgets, leaving only those that you would like to appear in your Sidebar:

Notice that any changes you make in the sidebar on the left will be previewed on your website if you are viewing the blog page and have opted to include a sidebar.

To add a widget: click + Add a Widget, select any widget from the list of options that displays.

To edit a widget: click on the widget you would like to edit. The settings for the widget will appear below. Edit the settings.

To remove a widget: click on the widget you would like to remove. Scroll to the bottom of the widget’s settings and select Remove.

To reorder the widgets: drag and drop widgets to rearrange them.

Once you are done, click Save & Publish.

Updated on: 05/29/2019

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