Button Control

Elementor button control displays a button in the panel that can trigger an event.

The control is defined in Control_Button class which extends Base_UI_Control class.

Note that when using the control, the type should be set using the \Elementor\Controls_Manager::BUTTON constant.


Name Type Default Description
type string button The type of the control.
label string The label that appears above of the field.
description string The description that appears below the field.
show_label bool true Whether to display the label.
label_block bool false Whether to display the label in a separate line.
separator string default Set the position of the control separator. Available values are default, before, after and none. default will position the separator depending on the control type. before / after will position the separator before/after the control. none will hide the separator.
text string The button text.
button_type string default The button type. Available values are default and success.
event string The event the button will trigger. The event will be triggered via elementor.channels.editor.on( event ).

Return Value

This control does not return any value.


class Elementor_Test_Widget extends \Elementor\Widget_Base {

	protected function _register_controls() {

				'label' => __( 'Content', 'plugin-name' ),
				'tab' => \Elementor\Controls_Manager::TAB_CONTENT,

				'label' => __( 'Delete Content', 'plugin-name' ),
				'type' => \Elementor\Controls_Manager::BUTTON,
				'separator' => 'before',
				'button_type' => 'success',
				'text' => __( 'Delete', 'plugin-domain' ),
				'event' => 'namespace:editor:delete',




Never miss an update
Subscribe to our developer’s newsletter for every latest update