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Reply To: How to add widgets to custom widget areas

Jason Bobich

Yup, you got it. So every time you add a custom widget area from Appearance > Widget Areas, it will automatically get added to your Widget page when you go to Appearance > Widgets. And on this page, all custom widget areas get added alphabetically after all of default “Location” widget areas.

For anyone else having issues with figuring out the theme’s widget area concepts, here is a complete overview along with video tutorials: