Written by Michał Krawczyk ,
Before you start
If you've skipped the lesson about the Page Templates, go back and learn how to add the Magazine Template in
Pages. Without that, your Magazine widget will not work at all.
- Go to the
Widgets. On the right side, of the dashboard find
MDW Newswidget. Drag and drop it in the
Magazine page widget area.
- Now let's edit our new widget. Choose the version which you prefer. Remember, those different versions have a different number of column.
- Don't forget to assign
Page to display widget. Otherwise, Magazine template will be set in all of your pages.
- It is necessary to add widget also in the
Magazine header. Otherwise, the following text will be pinned at the top of the website:
It's important to use
News widgetonly in the
Magazine area. If you put for example any Intro widget in the Magazine area it will work, however, it will be placed in wrong tags in your HTML code. In a result, your website positioning will be worse than usual.
Please assign widgets to this magazine header in admin dashboard
You can add any widget, for example,
MDW quote. Drag and drop it into the
Optional steps - setting the front page
- To use your Magazine Template as a front page on your website, you have to change the settings. Go to the
- Near the
Front page displayslabel you can see 2 available options. Choose
A static pagethen select as the Front Page your page with a Magazine template. Save the changes.
- If everything is ready, click Save, and go to your homepage to check the results.