The news is a day old but for those left in the dark, the team that broght you WordPress and some other plugins; Automattic has released something new to the WordPress foray. WordPress users are now armed with widget capabilities. If you need a hand explaining what are widgets, it’s all there in good ol Wikipedia: Widgets.
The WordPress widgets allows you to customized your sidebar in a breeze with just drag-and-drop, Right+Click edit to configure and then *bling* your sidebar is done. Talk about making blogging layouts easy.
If you’d like to download and give this new plugin a whirl, it’s all there at Automattic.