Configuring Gadgets or Widgets in Materia X2 Theme

Configuring All Gadgets or Widgets in Materia X2 Theme.
Yasya El Hakim

Configuring Gadgets or Widgets in Materia X2 Theme

All Blogger Default Widgets or Gadgets in the Materia X2 Theme are configurable.

Default Custom Widgets

There is a Default Widget or Gadget that has been customized in the Materia X2 theme.

Social Widget

This Widget or Gadget useful for adding multiple social media links. You don't need to enable/disable it via Customizer as this is Blogger's Default Custom Widget. Here are some ways to use it:

  1. Go to Blogger Dashboard.
  2. Select the Layout menu.
  3. Find the Section you want to use for this widget.
  4. Click Add a Gadget and Select Link List.
  5. A Link List Configuration Popup will appear.
  6. In the Title input, enter elcreativeSocialWidget.
  7. You can skip the Number of items to show in list input.
  8. In the Sorting section, you can choose between Don't sort, Sort Alphabetically and Sort Reverse Alphabetically. Please choose according to your wishes (Optional).
  9. Click the ADD A NEW ITEM button.
  10. Here are a few things that can be set:
    • In the Site name input, type socialWidgetTitle.
    • In the Site URL input, enter the title of the Social Widget you want. Example: Get in Touch!.
    • Click the ADD A NEW ITEM button again.
    • In the Site name input, type socialWidgetDescription.
    • In the Site URL input, enter the title of the Social Widget you want. Example: Find us on other social media.
  11. Next, you need to set the Icon and Link of each social media.
    • Click the ADD A NEW ITEM button again.
    • In the Site name input, If you want to create a Facebook link, then enter facebook as a ID.
      You can use the social media ID provided below.
    • In the Site URL input, enter the appropriate URL for social media.
  12. If you want to add other social media, you can repeat step 11.
  13. If all inputs are set, click the SAVE button next to them.
  14. If you want to finish the configuration, click the SAVE button at the bottom.

Available Social Widget Icons

Translate Widget

In the Materia X2 Theme, you can change the style for the Translate Gadget or Widget to be Default or Dialog in the Customizer settings in Translate Style.

If you set the Translate Gadget or Widget to 2px (Dialog), a Translate button will appear on the Floating Action Button (FAB).

You can customize it by accessing it in the Customizer Settings.

LinkList

The LinkList Widget or Gadget is basically useful for displaying a collection of sites, blogs, or web pages to visitors.

There are several settings for the LinkList Widget or Gadget, including; LinkList Icon and color settings, including; LinkList Border Color and LinkList Link Color.

You can customize it by accessing it in the Customizer Settings.

Customizer Settings

There are several Options and Color settings for all Widget or Gadgets in Materia X2 Theme.

Options for Gadgets or Widgets

There are several Options that can be customized. Here are some steps to customize and some explanations:

  1. Go to Blogger Dashboard.
  2. Select the Theme menu.
  3. Click the CUSTOMIZE button.
  4. Click Advanced, click Default Options Dropdown and Select Gadget Options.
  5. Find the Widget or Gadget settings you are looking for.
  6. Click the Save button (diskette icon) in the lower right corner.

Color Settings for Gadgets or Widgets

There are several color settings for the Gadgets or Widgets that can be customized. Here are some steps to customize it:

  1. Go to Blogger Dashboard.
  2. Select the Theme menu.
  3. Click the CUSTOMIZE button.
  4. Click Advanced, click Default Options Dropdown and Select Gadget Options.
  5. Find a color setting and select the color you want to change.
  6. Click the Save button (diskette icon) in the lower right corner.

Those are some steps to configure the Header or Navigation Bar in Materia X2 Theme. If you have any questions, please write them in the comments section.

If you want to report some bugs, you can write them in the comments section on the Bug Report page and if you want to request new features or want to provide feedback, please write them in the comments section on the Request and Feedback page.

Yasya El Hakim
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To add an image:
[image] image_url [/image]

To add a code block:
[code] your_code [/code]

To add a quote:
[quote] your_quote [/quote]

To add a link:
[link] your_link_text | link_url [/link]
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Joe James Comment Poster
Thanks