The Avada sliding bar is positioned above the sites header and is a widgetized section that can collapse and expand by clicking the active icon. This is perfect for adding information and content for your viewers to see. You can choose between 1-6 columns and to each column add the widgets of your choosing.
How To Setup The Sliding Bar And Add Widgets
Step 1 – Navigate to Avada > Theme Options > Sliding Bar
Step 2 – The Slider Bar can be enabled/disabled on desktop and mobile using the ‘Sliding Bar on Desktops’ and ‘Sliding Bar On Mobile’ options.
Step 3 – Decide whether if sliding bar opens on page load by default and the number of columns (1-6).
Step 4 – Click ‘Save Changes’
Step 5 – To add widget sections to the sliding bar, navigate to WP Dashboard > Appearance > Widgets
Step 6 – You will see a ‘Slidingbar Widget X’ section on the right hand side for each Sliding Bar column (from 1-6 columns) selected in theme options. To add the widgets, drag and drop the widgets you want from the left side into the sliding bar widget sections on the right side. See the ‘Widget Sections Overview’ screenshot below.
Sliding Bar Styling
Step 1 – Navigate to Avada > Theme Options > Sliding Bar > Sliding Bar Styling.
Step 2 – You can choose a background color, background color opacity, toggle color, heading font size, font color and more.
Step 3 – Click ‘Save Changes’