A sidebar is referred to a widget-ready area to display information, you can add or create widgets and place them in this area. It is a vertical column on the side.
Additional Information: Toolbox » Sidebar Manager
To find this section please go to: Settings >> Design Settings >> Sidebar Alignment Options
On this article we are going to cover what areas have these Sidebars by default and how you can align them (left or right) and/or remove them.
These are the default Sidebars on your site:
- Member Search Results
- Member Profile Pages
- Post Search Results
- Post Detail Pages
- Homepages With Maps
Let's take a look at the pages referenced by these settings.
Member Search Results
This Sidebar is referencing to the /search_results page:
Now let's move it to the Left and see how it changes, to see this change make sure to click on Save Changes:
Member Profile Pages
We are looking at a Member Profile:
On this example we decided to remove the Sidebar:
As you can see no Sidebar appears on the page, the content of the member profile extends removing the Sidebar:
Post Search Results
This is the Sidebar that displays on all of your membership features post search results such as:
and so on..
Post Detail Pages
This is the Sidebar that appears when viewing a post: