Widget for the WordPress 2.7+ dashboard to display the latest posts.
To upgrade from a previous version of this plugin, delete the entire folder and files from the previous version of the plugin and then follow the installation instructions below. Or just use the 'Automatic upgrade' feature
Extract all files from the ZIP file, making sure to keep the file structure intact, and then upload it to
This should result in the following file structure:
- wp-content - plugins - dashboard-recent-posts-extended | dashboard-recent-posts-extended.php | readme.txt
Then just visit your admin area and activate the plugin.
The new widget will show up automatically on your dashboard. If you use Dashboard Widget Manager plugin and have specified a custom widget order, you will need to visit it's management page and add this new widget to your dashboard.