Add Pre-Footer Widget in Genesis Child Theme


Adding a Pre-Footer or Sub-Footer widget sometimes may be useful for placing Subscription widget or placing Popular Tags etc.

Here we shall describe how to create pre-footer widget in Genesis child theme.

First of all add the following code in theme’s function.php file:-

Now you can see “Before Footer Widgets” under theme widget section.


Now we need to do a little bit of styling.

Add the following code into style.css file:

.pre-footer {
	background-color: #333;
	padding: 3%;

.pre-footer a {
	color: #bbb;

.pre-footer a:hover {
	color: #fff;

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