Widgets make your Control Panel a more friendly and useful entry point.
The dashboard of the Control Panel may contain any number of widgets. A widget can contain anything you can think of. From a list of recent entries to a randomized inspiration quote.
Statamic comes bundled with a handful of widgets, however you may also create your own or use ones created by others.
Widgets can be added to the dashboard by modifying the
widgets array in
Each item in the array should specify the widget as the
type, plus any widget-specific configuration values. You can find what values are available on each widget’s page below.
You may use the same widget multiple times, configured in different ways.
widgets: - type: collection collection: blog limit: 5 width: half # Can be 'half' or 'full'. Defaults to 'half'. - type: collection collection: things limit: 3
Each widget may be restricted depending on certain permissions.
widgets: - type: collection collection: blog limit: 5 permissions: - collections:blog:edit
|collection||Display a listing of entries from a collection.|
|form||Display a listing of form submissions.|
|template||Display anything you want using a standard Antlers template from your theme.|
|updater||Display whether any Statamic updates are available and give the option to update.|