Sidebars are the interesting part of any WordPress theme because you can extend the site and make it complete by placing important widgets in the sidebars.
What if you have some specific need as far as the sidebars are concerned & you want to replace the default sidebars in your WordPress theme with custom created widgetized sidebars.
Well, there are number of amazing custom sidebar plugins for WordPress to handle this task for you. We will discuss about few of those custom sidebar plugins in this post.
Custom sidebars a free to use plugin developed by WPMUDEV team, this plugin allows users to create your own widgetized areas and custom sidebars, and allows you to select what sidebars to use for each post or page.
Though modern WordPress themes are experimenting with sidebars these days, it will not give you the extent of freedom which you can expect with the plugins like Custom sidebars.
Another effective custom sidebar plugins for WordPress, Easy Custom Sidebars will replace your sidebars without changing your theme. With this plugin you can create unlimited number of sidebars and use it as per your need.
This plugin will work with any WordPress theme and it will automatically detect the style of your theme you don’t have to do any coding to use this plugin.
This plugin will help you to create custom sidebars (widget areas) and replace any existing sidebar so you can display relevant content on different pages.
This plugin is easy to use, once the custom sidebars are created you will be able to access those in Appearance -> Widgets. You can drop any number of widgets in any of your custom sidebars.
This custom sidebar plugin for WordPress enables you to create unlimited number of sidebars as per your need.
Another best custom sidebar plugins for WordPress, Kakapo is really easy to use. This plugin will allow you to choose an already existing sidebar or create a new sidebar when creating a page.
Create unlimited number of custom sidebars for your WordPress site with this amazing plugin.
A very useful plugin for any WordPress site, this plugin adds a button to widgets area to create a new sidebar area which you can later use just about anywhere.
You can display the custom sidebar with shortcode, that means you can place your sidebar anywhere you want.
One of the best custom sidebar plugins for WordPress, this plugin can create an unlimited number of Sidebars (Custom Widget Areas) and easily configure them by adding widgets in already familiar WordPress interface.
The plugin recognizes your themes default sidebars and allows you to replace them, it also enables you to set specific sidebars to specific post or pages.
Another really useful custom sidebar plugins, this will bring in the ability to assign custom sidebars to individual pages without making any template changes.
Simple Page Sidebars also ships with a “Widget Area” widget for pulling all the widgets from one sidebar into another.
A really easy to use WordPress plugin, create number of custom sidebars and then select in the creation of a post / page / custom post type / category / taxonomy to place them accordingly.