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A div between "subsidiary" and "siteinfo"

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  • Started 2 years ago by Minimalist
  • Latest reply from sowingseeds
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  1. Minimalist
    Member

    Can someone please help me insert a new div between the "subsidiary" and "siteinfo" divs inside the footer? I need to display additional links across the footer. Thank you for your time!

    Posted 2 years ago #
  2. sowingseeds
    Member

    I reckon you could consider putting a division after subsidiary (has priority 10) and before siteinfo (priority 20) through using thematic_footer hook and adding priorities between 11 and 19:

    Try something like:

    function extra_footer_open(){
    echo '<div class="extra_footer">';
    }
    add_action('thematic_footer','extra_footer_open',11);
    
    function extra_footer_close(){
    echo '</div>';
    }
    add_action('thematic_footer','extra_footer_close',19);
    Posted 2 years ago #
  3. Minimalist
    Member

    Thanks for answering, sowingseeds!

    Pardon my ignorance... how/where do I insert my HTML now? I am getting a syntax error when trying to insert it in my functions file.

    Posted 2 years ago #
  4. there's no need for 2 functions, but put everything on a priority between the 2.... sowingseeds says it is 10 and 20, so 15 should work fine.

    function kia_footer_div(){ ?>
      <div>
         <a href="#">A link to bacon</a>
      </div>
    <?php
    }
    add_action('thematic_footer','kia_footer_div',15);

    you could also theoretically add a wp_nav_menu there instead of hard-coding. see my menu thread for how to register and add a secondary menu

    Posted 2 years ago #
  5. Minimalist
    Member

    Thank you so much, helgatheviking!

    Hopefully, I will find some easy to follow tutorials some day and learn how to take advantage of filters and functions. But right now I am more comfortable with hard-coading. I know it is sad.

    Posted 2 years ago #
  6. sowingseeds
    Member

    Sorry about the double function!!! Hope the syntax error is sorted.

    Posted 2 years ago #

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