[wp-hackers] styling a plugins widget in a theme

Dwain Maralack dwain.maralack at gmail.com
Thu Jul 5 13:18:10 UTC 2012

Hey Guys, I know this is not the place, but I have sent a question to
wp-hackers but I'm not getting reply, how does it work?


On 05 Jul 2012, at 3:09 PM, Lionel Pointet
<lionel.pointet at globalis-ms.com> wrote:

> I agree with Mike, and I would add something: the plugin migth provide some hooks if you want to modify the HTML code itself, so take a look at its code!
> Le 05/07/2012 15:06, Mike Little a écrit :
>> On 5 July 2012 13:51, "Matthias P. Würfl" <mpw at taquiri.de> wrote:
>>> Hi all.
>>> Is there a way to design/modify the output of a plugin displayed in the
>>> sidebar?
>>> I use a plugin that displays a widget in the sidebar. I didn't like the
>>> way these contents are displayed, so i modified the plugin. Things i don't
>>> like with this solution:
>> My first thought would be to just change the CSS to style it how you want
>> in your themes' style.css. Widgets have unique ID and easily identifiable
>> classes, so you should be able to address a lot of look and layout issues
>> with no need to modify code.
>> MIke
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