WordPress for Nonprofit Websites – Lesson Five: Configuring the Theme Widgets

– Now it is time to start adding more content to your site. The Zerif theme that we installed (see lesson three: ) uses “widgets” that style your content to match the theme. This isn’t that technical, but it does involve some attention to detail. So follow along closely as we make your Nonprofit Website.

You can take the entire “How to Build your Nonprofit Website Course” at:

Or follow the course on YouTube:
Lesson One – Hosting, Domain and WordPress Install
Lesson Two – Configuring WordPress
Lesson Three – Install your Theme
Lesson Four – Customize your Theme
Lesson Five – Configure your Widgets
Lesson Six – Set up your Latest News Page
Lesson Seven – Make your Donation Page!
Lesson Eight – Adding Pages to the Menu
Lesson Nine – Using Widgets in the Sidebar
Lesson Ten – Final Tweaks and Tuning

The example site I am making for this lesson can be viewed at