What the heck is a widget I can hear you ask???
Well once you know, you’ll wonder how you blogged without them using WordPress.
We’ve covered a number of odd names in your WordPress Blog, Posts, Pages, Plugins, Themes and Now Widgets! I like to thing of a widget as an “Post it note” for Blogs.
A widget gives you the opportunity to place a select amount of specific data taken from somewhere else and “place” it on your Blogs screen. It doesn’t take up the entire page, like a “post it” it acts like a reminder or links to additional data.
What this quick WordPress Video and you’ll see how easy they are to use and more importantly some great ideas on how to use Widgets on your WordPress Blog.