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Count Posts in a Category, Tag, or Custom Taxonomy

Adds a custom shortcode that returns the number of posts in a category, tag, or custom taxonomy. Accepts a slug (default), ID, or name as input and wo

  1. Download the latest zip file and extract the post-count-per-category directory.
  2. Upload this directory inside your /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  3. Activate 'Post Count per Category' on the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress.
  4. Insert in a post or page: [cat_count slug="category-slug"] to count a category, [tag_count slug="tag-slug"] to count a tag, or [tax_count tax="taxonomy-name" slug="taxonomy-slug"] to count a custom taxonomy. (Replacing the slugs in quotes with an acutal slug name) to return the number of posts in that category, tag or custom taxonomy.

Requires: 2.8 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.5.2
Last Updated: 2013-1-1
Downloads: 4,486

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