Link Static Slider buttons to your widgets


You can link your front page widgets to your Static Slider buttons so that when you visitor clicks the button, they will be take to a specific widget on that page. To achieve that,

  1. Go to Appearance > Customize and hover over the widget that you want to link to.
  2. You will notice a Pencil icon. Hover over it to reveal the id. a Popup will display something like this: “Edit – #optimizer_front_cta-1”. Here “optimizer_front_cta-1” is the id of your widget.
  3. Now that you know your widget id, Go to Customize > Frontpage > Slider > CTA BUtton 1 and Button Link field, write : “widget id” + “=” + “a nice readable name for the widget”. So it looks something like this:  #optimizer_front_cta-1=about
  4. Save your changes and refresh the page.
  5. You will notice that when you hover over the button, the link now looks something like this: and when you click it, it should scroll to your specified widget.