First of all, you have to locate the sidebar.php file within your website host server. Some themes may have a sidebar1.php file. This can be located under the theme folder itself. In this case, I’m using a sample site and the folder is called, “Jean_Caton_WP_Theme”.
In your FTP application, you can locate this same file, (sidebar.php) either on your hard drive or simply download the file from your site server over to your hard drive somewhere. Next, you can right-click on the sidebar.php file, then request a copy of it. In the same folder, right click again and save it so it should read “sidebar_copy.php”. Right click on this file again, then rename it to read, “sidebar2.php”. Then upload the new sidebar2.php file via FTP to your site server, in the theme folder where you can see […]