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How to Use Your Thrive Leads Widgets With a Thrive Theme Builder Theme

If you are looking for a way in which you can use the Thrive Leads Widgets with a Thrive Theme Builder theme, you can read this article and find out just how to do that.

Add a Thrive Leads Widget to a Widget Area

Before doing this step, you should already have a Lead Group created in your Thrive Leads dashboard, which contains a "Widget" type of opt-in form. This is because, if you want to use an opt-in form in Thrive Theme Builder, this has to be a "Widget" type. 

For more information about how you can create a lead group and a form with Thrive Leads, make sure to check out this article.

In order to add any Thrive Leads widgets to Thrive Theme Builder, you have to add it to a widget area. For that, in your WordPress admin dashboard, form the menu on the left side, hover over "Appearance". A list of some options will open, from which you can choose "Widgets":

This will access a page where you can see all of your available widgets and widget areas. You can scroll down through the widgets, until you see "Thrive Leads Widget":

In order to expand the widget, click on the down arrow:

This will open a list of all he widget areas. You can choose in which one you would like the form to be placed in. You can create a new widget area, or use an existing one. In order to choose a widget area, click on it, and click on "Add Widget":

After you click on the blue "Add Widget" button, you will be taken to the widget area that you have chosen, and you can choose the lead group which contains the form that you want to use in Thrive Theme Builder. Click on the check box next to the lead group that you want to choose, and then click on "Save":

You can then access Thrive Theme Builder and use the form on a template of your choice. 

Note: When you set the "Display Settings" of a lead group that you want to use with Thrive Theme Builder, make sure that they match the template that you want the form to be in.

For example, if I want to insert an opt-in form inside a "Post Template", I will make sure to set the "Display Settings" accordingly (All posts / Individual Posts / etc.)

You can check out this article for a complete example that goes from creating a lead group and setting the "Display Settings", to adding it to a Thrive Theme Builder template.

Connect the Thrive Leads form to Thrive Theme Builder

The way in which you can add a Thrive Leads opt-in form to a Thrive Theme Builder template is with the use of a "Widget Area" element.

For more details, you can check out this article, in which we have described and exemplified the entire process.

If you need more information about various Thrive Theme Builder features, make sure to check out this knowledge base section

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