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 purpose for locating your SEO Templates, Static Web Pages, Widgets etc.
We will be focusing on how to locate the widgets and Text Labels using this tool in this article.
How Can I Access to This Tool?
After logging into your admin, click Visit Website button, clicking the Visit Website button will redirect you to your homepage:
Notice something extra on the left? That will be your Admin Bar:
Admin Bar Options:
Website Dashboard: This option will take you back to the Dashboard in the Admin Back End.
Go to the Widget Manager: Clicking here will send you to the back end to the Widget Manager.
Edit Static Page: This option will allow you to edit the Static Page that you are currently in. This will work only if you are on a Static page.
Edit SEO Template: Click here to edit the SEO Template that you are currently viewing. This option will only show if you are on a dynamic page.
Show Widgets: Click here to see all the widgets that are being used on the page that you are on at that moment, this view will also include text labels, forms and menus. Default items will be highlighted in red and Custom items will appear in blue. You can click on a widget to open it on the Widget Manager. This article explains how to navigate this view: Locating the Widgets Via Admin Bar
Show Text Labels: This will display all the text labels for that page. Click here to see How to edit Text Labels on the Front end of your Site.
Design View: The design View will open the Design Bar this bar allows you to make design changes and see how they look.
Refresh Cache: Refresh the Cache whenever you make a change to make sure the changes are reflected on your site.
Exit Admin Bar: This will close the Admin Bar.