Understanding how to style your widgets

This video in this series provides an overview of how to customize your widgets with style and classes when using the Encounters theme. Normally with WordPress, you do not have the ability to customize how you want your widget to look on the front-end of your website. However, there is a plugin called Widget CSS Classes that helps you achieve this, and as long as a theme provides custom widget styles, you can get a different look to any widget. For example, you can check out the demo website here for Encounters to see what styles are available: 

Widget Styles

Covered in this video:

  • Introduction about widget styling.
  • Getting the Widget CSS Classes plugin and setting it up.
  • Applying a class to a widget