SiteW's Widget block: Add different shapes to your website

March 10, 2023 - Claire Tourtoulou

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Widget block - Shape For your comfort our website creation tool has improved: the sub-block Widget/Shape is now a full block, easier to manage and easier to customize. To know everything on it, just read the guide: Box Block.

The Shapes gadget allows you to add backgrounds, gradients and shapes to your website, in order to improve its design in just a few clicks. You can find this gadget's options as well as a few examples in this guide.

The Shapes gadget is part of the Widget block. The general presentation of this block is available in the Widget block guide.

The possible modifications of the Shapes gadget are: 

  • Choice of the shape: rectangle, round, 5-point star, 8-point star and tooltip
  • creation of 4 colour gradients, each colour position is customizable.
  • You can choose amongst different orientations for your gradient (horizontal, vertical, diagonal and radial)
  • Option to add a shadow to your shape. This option is only available for the rectangle and round shapes.

Here are the various shapes available with the Shapes gadget: 

(with gradient)
Create free blog
Round How to create a website using html
5-point-star Web template
8-point-star How to create a website wikihow
Tooltip How to create a website using php


Claire Tourtoulou
Community Manager
I am passionate about the Web, and I am an autodidact. I like learning new things and sharing my skills with others. At the same time, I manage a blog about my second passion: video games. Except that, I love sports and pets. 🐶

Last update: March 10, 2023

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