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Advanced Use Cases

Widget Controller is very flexible and feature rich plugin using which widgets can be shown or hidden like never before without writing any code. Show or Hide Widgets with almost everything like Geolocation, IP Address, Request URL, User Role, Guest User, Date and Time, Mobile, Page, Post, Category etc… with 37 different options with any combination.

Click here for the complete list of options available for defining the business rule.

Standard Rule : Standard Rule is which we can define rules without using any Logical Conditions (AND, OR) if we define more than one rule this will take Logical “AND” Condition automatically.

Advanced Rule : Advanced Rule is which we can define rules with using Logical Conditions (AND, OR).This Advanced Rule is Ultra flexible for creating more logical rules.

Widgets by Page Title and Geo location


This is an example of hiding Widgets using the combination of Geolocation and Pages. Click on the image for maximized view.

How to create rule :

step 1: Enter Rule name.

step 2: Select Status.

step 3: Select Sidebar.

step 4: Select Action On as Sidebar Widgets.

step 5: Select Widgets.

step 6: Select Action, in this case hide widget selected.

step 7: Enter Rule Description.

step 8: Add Rule, In these case Title and Geo location added.

Widgets Geo location and Date

This is an example of Show Widgets using the combination of Geo location and Date. Click on the image for maximized view.

How to create rule :

step 1: Enter Rule name.

step 2: Select Status.

step 3: Select Sidebar.

step 4: Select Action On as Sidebar Widgets.

step 5: Select Widgets.

step 6: Select Action, in this case Show widget selected.

step 7: Enter Rule Description.

step 8: Add Rule, In these case location and Date added.

Widgets by Device and Operating System (OS)

This is an example of Show Widgets using the combination of Device and Operating System. Click on the image for maximized view.

How to create rule :

step 1: Enter Rule name.

step 2: Select Status.

step 3: Select Sidebar.

step 4: Select Action On as Sidebar Widgets.

step 5: Select Widgets.

step 6: Select Action, in this case show widget selected.

step 7: Enter Rule Description.

step 8: Add Rule, In these case Device and Operating System (OS) added.

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