In this tutorial you will learn how to use the Featured Page custom widget that is included in the Paramount WordPress theme.
This is a custom widget that can be used on the website’s homepage. It comes with 3 layouts and in two color palettes.
Start by opening the Customize page. Open the Widgets panel and then the Homepage: Spotlight panel.
Click on the “Add a Widget” button and select the HT: Featured Page widget.
Now select one of your pages from the available dropdown.
The layout can be Standard, Reversed and Full Width.
The color palette can be Light or Dark.
Alternatively you could define custom colors for every part of the widget.
You can also set a custom thumbnail image for the widget or even enable a slideshow.
You can replace the page’s title with a custom title and also add a widget pre-title.
You can also choose to display or hide the title, the tagline, the excerpt and the Read More button.
Please feel free to experiment with the different settings and options that are available in this widget.