Your Guide to Recreating Elements of the Sirocco Theme for WordPress
Here is the widget breakdown for the Utility section:
You will need to do two things to prepare this widget so that it looks similar to the one in the demo.
First, you will need to create the RokSprocket Widget. You can do this by navigating to Administration -> RokSprocket Admin and creating a new Headlines widget.
You can find out more about RokSprocket and how to set up and modify widgets by visiting our RokSprocket documentation.
We used the Simple Provider to enable us to create custom headline text without having to create separate posts or pages to do so. Here are the details of one of the items in the Featured Article List.
Here is a look at the Headlines Layout Options for this widget.
|Strip HTML Tags||No|
|Animation||Slide and Fade|
You can set the RokSprocket filters to include any category, specific posts, or otherwise you would like to have featured in this widget.
Once you have created this widget, you can add it via the Widgets menu by clicking RokSprocket and dragging it to the appropriate section. When you have done this, you will need to return to the Widgets settings and fill them out as noted below:
|Choose Widget||(Select the RokSprocket Widget You Just Created)|
Leaving everything else at its default setting, select Save.