While developing WordPress powered website, client are not familiar with back-end interface of WordPress and making them open login webpage correctly all the time is a tough task. One easy workaround for this issue is displaying the login form on the website itself. It is also a must have while making membership based websites using WordPress. Client, user or webmaster can directly login from login (form) box on the sidebar to access dashboard.
“Sidebar Login” for ajax enhanced login widget on sidebar
You can easily implement this using Sidebar Login plugin on your WordPress website. After install, activate this plugin and then add “Sidebar login” widget to any sidebar of your WordPress website.
You can also configure lot of options for display of login form in the sidebar. Goto Settings > Sidebar Login to view all available options for Sidebar Login plugin.
It allows you to assign specific website URL for redirection when users logs in or logs out. You can customize list of links to be displayed once user has logged in. There are also options to display: register link, lost password link and avatar image of logged in user.