• Easy to install; just drag the widget into your widgetized sidebar

  • Smooth login process making use of AJAX to prevent page load (until successful login)

  • Widget options for logged in and logged out links, plus other customisation options

  • Plenty of actions and filters for developers to hook into

The widget whilst logged out

The widget whilst logged out

Sidebar login is self explanatory; it allows users to login to WordPress from the sidebar of your blog. The plugin adds a widget you can add to your sidebar which should work in any theme.

Logged- in view

Logged- in view

When a user logs in using the widget they will be redirected back to the page they were previously viewing; they won’t be sent to the backend. Once logged in they will see a list of links which you can define in the widget options.

To get started simply for to Appearance > Widgets after installation and drag the widget into your theme sidebar.

Download “Sidebar Login”