What is the Admin Bar?
Admin Bar is a tool that helps directory owners make live design edits on the front end. It also serves the purpose of locating the SEO Templates, Static Web Pages, Widgets, etc.
We will be focusing on how to locate the widgets using this tool in this article.
How This Tool Works
After logging into the admin, click on the Visit Website button:
Clicking the Visit Website button will redirect to the homepage:
Notice something extra on the left? That will be the Admin Bar!
How to Locate Widgets
To display the widgets, click on "Show Widgets". All of the widgets available on that specific page will be highlighted:
Important Note: This tool WORKS with ALL the web pages. It is not limited to the homepage. The shortcut to use this admin bar for the preferred page is that after clicking "Visit Website" and sent to the homepage for the first time, paste and search the URL extension of the page that wanted the use the admin bar on.
In this instance, let's edit the Bootstrap Theme - Header - Main Menu widget. The only thing to do is to click on the name and the system will be redirected to the Admin Section >> Widget Manager.
How to Edit These Widgets
How to Identify Customized Widgets?
When viewing widgets via the Admin Bar, customized widgets name will display with a Blue Background and default widgets name will display with a Red Background. This view will also display which forms and menus are being used, these are also color-coded with Red for default items and Blue for customizations.