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Columns by BestWebSoft – Additional Columns Plugin for Posts Pages and Widgets

Columns by BestWebSoft – Additional Columns Plugin for Posts Pages and Widgets


Columns plugin is a simple solution that helps to add columns with custom content to your WordPress website pages, posts, custom pages, widgets by means of shortcodes. Create and store unlimited column sets with specific settings, customize the appearance, change the content inside each column and paste its shortcode to display the individual column sets wherever you like.

Organize your content into a beautiful layout easily!

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  • Add the unlimited number of column sets with up to ten columns in a row
  • Add columns to:
    • Pages
    • Posts
    • Custom posts
    • Widgets
  • Add and configure columns:
    • Image
    • Numerical Value of Title
    • Title
    • Description
    • Button Text and Link
  • Edit column style and position
  • Align the columns
  • Choose the column widget background
    • Image
    • Color
  • Set column widget background opacity
  • Regulate the number of columns in a row
  • Compatible with the latest WordPress version
  • Simple in use without modifying code
  • Add custom code via plugin settings page
  • Compatible with the latest WordPress version
  • Incredibly simple settings for fast setup without modifying code
  • Detailed step-by-step documentation and videos
  • Multilingual and RTL ready

If you have a feature suggestion or idea you’d like to see in the plugin, we’d love to hear about it! Suggest a Feature

Documentation & Videos

Help & Support

Visit our Help Center if you have any questions, our friendly Support Team is happy to help — https://support.bestwebsoft.com/


  • Russian (ru_RU)
  • Ukrainian (uk)

Some of these translations are not complete. We are constantly adding new features which should be translated. If you would like to create your own language pack or update the existing one, you can send the text of PO and MO files to BestWebSoft and we’ll add it to the plugin. You can download the latest version of the program for work with PO and MO files Poedit.

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  • Columns display.
  • Columns List.
  • Edit columns page.
  • Edit columns settings page.
  • Plugin Settings.
  • Adding Columns Shortcode.


  1. Upload the columns-bws folder to /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin using the ‘Plugins’ menu in your WordPress admin panel.
  3. You can adjust the necessary settings using your WordPress admin panel in “Columns”.


How can I add Columns to my website?

  1. Create a columns using your WordPress admin panel in “Columns” > “Add New”.
  2. There are 2 ways to add Columns:
    1) Go to “All Posts”;
    2) Choose the post you would like to be displayed by our plugin;
    3) Click “edit” button;
    4) Find “Add BWS Shortcode”;
    5) Select columns in the plugins section;
    6) Click “Insert”
    7) Update/Publish the post;
    Go to columns page, copy and paste the shortcode [print_clmns id=#] into your page or post.

I have some problems with the plugin’s work. What Information should I provide to receive proper support?

Please make sure that the problem hasn’t been discussed yet on our forum (https://support.bestwebsoft.com). If no, please provide the following data along with your problem’s description:

  • The link to the page where the problem occurs.
  • The name of the plugin and its version. If you are using a pro version – your order number.
  • The version of your WordPress installation.
  • Copy and paste into the message your system status report. Please read more here: Instruction on System Status.




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V1.0.3 – 26.03.2022

  • Bugfix : Deactivation Feedback fix.

V1.0.2 – 21.03.2022

  • Update : Funcionality was updated for WordPress 5.9.
  • Update : BWS plugins section is updated.

V1.0.1 – 14.09.2020

  • Bugfix : The bug with Color widget Background was fixed.
  • Bugfix : The bug with background image was fixed.
  • Update : BWS plugins section is updated.

V1.0.0 – 06.02.2020

  • NEW : Plugin was added.