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Extra Sidebar Widgets

The “Extra Sidebar Widgets” module includes widgets you can add to your blog. From RSS Links to Twitter Timelines and Facebook Like Boxes to social icons, this module makes it easy to add extra functionality to your site.

To enable this module, visit  Jetpack → Settings → Writing in your site’s dashboard. Scroll down to the Widgets section and toggle on the Make extra widgets available for use on your site including subscription forms and Twitter streams option.

Here is a list of all Widgets added by the Extra Sidebar Widgets module:

Privacy Information

This feature is de-activated by default. It can be activated by following the steps at the top of this page.

Data Used
Site Owners / Users

We use any information required for the actual configuration of any widgets. In some instances, this involves a user ID (via direct input or pulled from a URL or piece of code added to the widget configuration options): Flickr, Google+ Badge, Mailchimp Subscriber Popup, Goodreads, Twitter Timeline.Note that, if you add any such information when configuring widgets, any user on your site with widget management privileges will be able to access that information.

Additionally, for activity tracking (detailed below): IP address, WordPress.com user ID, WordPress.com username, WordPress.com-connected site ID and URL, Jetpack version, user agent, visiting URL, referring URL, timestamp of event, browser language, country code.

Site Visitors

None.

Activity Tracked
Site Owners / Users

We track when, and by which user, the feature is activated and deactivated.

Site Visitors

None.

Data Synced (Read More)
Site Owners / Users

We sync an option that identifies whether or not the feature is activated. We also sync which specific widgets are currently used/active on your site.

Site Visitors

None.

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