How to access the Sidebar Manager

  1. Login to the Admin area of your site
  2. Navigate to Toolbox -> Sidebar Manager
  3. Select the Sidebar you wish to edit under “My Sidebars” in the left sidebar of the page
 

To delete items from the sidebar:

  1. Locate the item you wish to remove under the “Sidebar Display Order” section on the right side of the page
  2. Click the red X button to remove the item from your sidebar
 

To change the order of items in the sidebar:

  1. Locate the item you wish to move under the “Sidebar Display Order” section on the right side of the page
  2. Drag and drop the item into the new location you wish it to display

    For example, if the “Share This Page” widget is listed in the first position in the Display Order and you would like it to appear in the second position, simply click on the Share This Page widget and drag it down until it is located in the second position. As soon as you drop it there, it will be saved automatically.
 

To add items to the sidebar:

  1. Locate the widget you would like to add to the sidebar from the list of widgets in the center of the page
  2. Click the “Add to Sidebar” button for the widget you wish to add
  3. Drag and drop the widget under “Sidebar Display Order” into the position you wish it to display in the sidebar


Some of the most commonly used sidebars include:

  • Default Profile Sidebar - the sidebar used on all profile pages of your site by default
  • Default Search Sidebar - the sidebar used on all search results pages on your site by default (Example: /search_results page)
  • Default Single Sidebar - The sidebar used when viewing a single member feature post like a single article, single event, etc
  • Home Page / Home Page Sidebar - this is used in some homepage designs, but not in all homepage designs, so this may or may not apply to your specific site, depending on which design is being used
  • Default Sidebar - This is an additional sidebar that is not used on any specific pages but is available if you want to change the sidebar that is currently being used in some places to use this instead
  • Lead Page Sidebar 1 / 2 - these are used on the 2 different pages of the lead capture form for your site found on /getmatched. Lead Page Sidebar 1 is used on the /getmatched page and Lead Page Sidebar 2 is used on the following page once the form on /getmatched is submitted
  • Paid Signup Sidebar - this is the sidebar used on the payment pages when someone is signing up for a paid subscription
  • Free Signup Sidebar - this is the sidebar used on the payment pages when someone is signing up for a free subscription
  • Photo Album Sidebar - this is used when a user is viewing an entire photo gallery posted by a member on your site
  • Photo Single Sidebar - this is used when a user is viewing a single photo from a photo album posted by a member