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  • #25756

    Hi,

    My intent is to have a home page with a right sidebar that shows unique content from any other page. I also require a dynamic layout on that page.

    I therefore created a dynamic template following Ismael’s advice as found here: http://www.kriesi.at/support/topic/abundance-template-builder-vs-default-template-settings and selected the right sidebar layout and confirmed the following content:

    slideshow

    text area/call out/quotes

    post/page content

    blog

    products

    products

    I then proceeded to create a new widget area for that template. I’ve added content to the widget area and everything appears BUT I also get all the blog page widget content as well (which I don’t want). I’ve gone so far as to witness that if I remove the blog content in my dynamic selection, the problem disappears. But, voilà, I wish to keep this blog content on my front page (w/o its dragged widgets, of course). Anybody can light my candle on this one?

    site is: http://www.taiwanteacrafts.com

    demo page for the new front page is here: http://www.taiwanteacrafts.com/welcome/

    Thanks!

    #128114

    Hi philipbrook,

    Yes, wordpress and its sidebars are stacking so that is the correct and expected behavior. If you want widgets visible only on a specific page I would recommend using something like http://wordpress.org/plugins/widget-logic/ .

    The widget area in the template builder works as a sidebar in addition to the page/blog/display everywhere widget areas and not as a ‘display only these widgets in this area’.

    Regards,

    Devin

    #128115

    Thanks Devin, I think that will do the trick.

    #128116

    Glad we could help :)

    Let us know if you have any other questions or issues.

    Regards,

    Devin

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