One common requirement in theme development is to add some portlets in different components of a theme.
For example, you might want to add the Sign In portlet in the header of your theme, the Web Content Search portlet in the navigation area, and the Site Map portlet in the footer area. All the Liferay out-of-the-box portlets can be referred in the
How can this be achieved?
Well, it can be quite easy or pretty tricky to embed an out-of-the-box portlet in a theme.
As explained in Chapter 4, Styling Pages, the Dockbar portlet is embedded at the very top in the default Classic theme in the