What is a Widget?
It sounds like something you'd find in the kitchen or the garage but in WordPress it's something you'll find in your Dashboard. If you like technical explanations you can find some here http://codex.wordpress.org/WordPress_Widgets

Where do I find Widgets?
In your Dashboard hover over Appearance and click on Widgets to see what Widgets you have available to use and read a very brief explanation of what each Widget does. The Widgets you have available will vary according to your theme and the plugins you have installed. I'll just look at the ones that come standard with your WordPress installation. You may have more.


How Do I Delete a Widget?

To delete a widget click on the little triangle on the right-hand side then click on delete. http://screencast.com/t/AiH2jFKFEuNL

Next Page: Archives, Calendar and Categories Widgets
Page 3: Custom Menu, Meta and Pages Widgets
Page 4: Recent Comments, Recent Posts and RSS Widgets
Page 5: Search, Tag Cloud and Text Widgets

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Keisi Premium
Thank you very much for this trainning Marion. This is very useful.
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Thanks for reading.
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Thanks Marion, great stuff. Bookmarked.
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Thanks for bookmarking Harry.
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when I first saw the question I thought someone was asking it... Then I thought it was you... So I had to come see what it was all about.
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I hope you liked what you saw.
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rosieM Premium
Excellent, Marion, so concise and to the point yet easy to follow.....you put a lot of effort into this and it shows!
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Thanks Rosie. You're very kind.
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I have been on a week long as I am out of work what is this study. Wow you sure cleared up a bunch in a hurry, YOur awesome, n u Rock.
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Thanks for stopping by Cali. I appreciate your comments.
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