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The Extra Sidebar Widgets module in the Jetpack plugin adds extra widgets to your site.

Enable Extra Sidebar Widgets

Once you’ve activated the Jetpack plugin you enable the Extra Sidebar Widgets as follows:

1.  Go to Jetpack > Settings

Jetpack Settings page

2. Click on Writing tab.

Click on Writing

3. Scroll down to Widget and toggle on the switch next to “Make extra widgets available for use on your site including subscription forms and Twitter streams“.

Enable Extra widgets

About the Extra Sidebar Widgets

Here is a list of all the widgets added by the Extra Sidebar Widgets feature:

Author (Jetpack) WidgetDisplays the names or avatars of all your blog’s writers and links to their recent posts.Learn More
Contact Info & Map (Jetpack) WidgetAllows you to display your location, hours, and contact information along with an optional map view.Learn More
Cookies and Consent banner (Jetpack) WidgetDesigned to help users add a cookie and consent banner to their site.Learn More
Facebook Page Plugin (Jetpack) WidgetShows your Facebook Like Box for your Facebook pages within a sidebar.Learn More
Flickr (Jetpack) WidgetMakes it easy to show your latest Flickr photos in your sidebar.Learn More
Goodreads (Jetpack) WidgetMakes it easy to display your Goodreads bookshelf in your sidebar.Learn More
Milestone (Jetpack) WidgetProvides an easy way to create a countdown either to or from a given date.Learn More
RSS Links (Jetpack) WidgetEasily add post and comment RSS feeds to your sidebar.Learn More
Social Icons (Jetpack) WidgetLets you easily add icons for the most popular social networks to your sidebar or any other widget area.Learn More
Twitter Timeline (Jetpack) WidgetEasily show your twitter timeline in your sidebar.Learn More
Upcoming Events (Jetpack) WidgetAllows you to use an iCalendar link to display a list of events on your site.Learn More