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Add widget area to right of branding Part 2

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Hi, I'm reposting this (slightly modified for clarity) because I marked the original thread "accepted" accidentally (newbie) and am still trying to find an answer to this question which I think will interest many people. I'm trying to add a widget area to the right of my branding (above the social media) and can't figure out how to do this. I want to use a plugin for text sizing in that area. If I try to add a universal sidebar it goes either below or above but not to the right... Please help! I have seen so many sites with content to the right (such as a phone number, etc) of the logo on the "same level" visually--why can't it be done easily with Pagelines?? This should be implemented as it's a hot spot for ads, etc. and prime real estate. Other notes: I'm using the new 2.0 framework. From another post tip I found on Paglines forum, I used the Custom Widget Area plugin http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/custom-widget-area/. They give PHP code to insert (from the Custom Widget Area plugin in the repository). The code is: if (!function_exists('dynamic_sidebar') || !dynamic_sidebar('Header Widget Area')) : endif; Where do I put this? I tried adding the below code to my functions.php file and it didn't work...(you can go to my site http://cabvi.mpwclient.com'>http://cabvi.mpwclient.com and see how the code actually pops up in the actual layout...but that's better than breaking it completely which i did a few times)... // add_action('hook_name','function name'); add_action('pagelines_before_branding_icons', 'new_widgetarea'); // function name function new_widgetarea(){?> if (!function_exists('dynamic_sidebar') || !dynamic_sidebar('Header Widget Area')) : endif; <?php } // end function My site is http://cabvi.mpwclient.com'>http://cabvi.mpwclient.com Thanks in advance! Best, Tan

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