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I swear I've done this before, but I am drawing a blank on it now...

I'm trying to get it so that I can have editable content in my footer.php file. So that I (or the user) can update the content within the pages area.

But I can't remember how to go about it, or if I need to do a widget instead?

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There are a couple of ways this can be achieved.

You can create a theme option for the area. I used this as a theme option starter when I built a theme recently: Sample theme options

Or

You can simply create a widget area for the footer http://codex.wordpress.org/Widgetizing_Themes

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DAP! It's the widgets that I was looking for. Thanks for the input! –  ultraloveninja Sep 19 '12 at 19:56

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