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Featured Post Type

Displays most recent posts from a specific post type and a drop down to select previous entries.

This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

  1. Upload featured-post-type.zip to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory and extract
  2. Activate through the 'Plugins' menu.
  3. Place the Featured Post Type widget appropriately in the Appearance | Widgets section of the dashboard.
  4. Set options to personal preferences:

* Widget Title * Post Type * Categories - separated by commas * Show (first) Category Description (checkbox) * Show Author and date/time details of post (checkbox) * Show all categories attached to post (checkbox) * Show all tags attached to post (checkbox) * Show post in full or use default of post excerpt (checkbox)

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  1. Go to 'Plugins' menu under your Dashboard
  2. Click on the 'Add New' link
  3. Search for featured-post-type
  4. Install.
  5. Activate through the 'Plugins' menu.
  6. Place the Featured Post Type widget appropriately in the Appearance | Widgets section of the dashboard.
  7. Set options to personal preferences:

* Widget Title * Post Type * Categories - separated by commas * Show (first) Category Description (checkbox) * Show Author and date/time details of post (checkbox) * Show all categories attached to post (checkbox) * Show all tags attached to post (checkbox) * Show post in full or use default of post excerpt (checkbox)

Reading this article for further assistance: http://wpfirstaid.com/2009/12/plugin-installation/

Requires: 3.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.0.5
Last Updated: 2010-6-21
Downloads: 2,252

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