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DD – Flexible Sidebars


Dynamically create, populate and advice individual sidebars for any post, page or attachment.
Adds a field in the post editor for choosing or creating a new sidebar. You can find a additional default sidebar option in the ‘general options screen’ of your wordpress installation.

To Do

  • Add a option to inherit custom sidebars.
  • A better sidebar handling to create and remove sidebars.
  • Better translations.


  • English (default)
  • German
  • Send me your translation files!


  • The added elements for creating, handling and populationg new sidebars.



Manual Installation: Unzip all files to the /wp-content/plugins/dd-flex-sidebars directory.

Automatic Installation: Use the WordPress Plugin search to install the plugin.

Activate: Log into WordPress admin and activate the ‘DD – Flex Sidebars’ plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu.


  1. Advice a new or existing sidebar in the editor screen. Save.
  2. Go to Design > Widgets in the left-hand menu. Populate the newly created widget area.
  3. Save the widgets and check the result.


Can you add feature / option xyz?

Create a new suggestion in the support forum and I will answer it as soon as possible.


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Contributors and Developers

“DD – Flexible Sidebars” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


Change Log


  • Initial Release