WordPress.org

Ready to get started?Download WordPress

Plugin Directory

!This plugin hasn't been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Show Post Shortcode

Shortcode to display posts as a bulleted list. You can also use parameters order and orderby to sort the list.

This simple shortcode plugin allows you to list posts as a bulleted list linking to the full article. You can limit the list to posts from a specific category and you can select the number of posts to show. The order</order> and <code>orderby options lets you sort the list too.

Usage is simple. Create a page or post and use the code [showposts category="2" num="4"] - this will show all 4 posts from category 2. Another example [showposts category="1" num="-1" orderby="date" order="DESC"] shows all the posts from category 1 ordered by the date (newest post first).

By default, only 5 posts are shown (unless you use the num option) and sorting in by date (oldest to newest).

Tags: ,

Requires: 2.7 or higher
Compatible up to: 2.7
Last Updated: 2009-5-7
Downloads: 5,477

Ratings

4 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Support

Got something to say? Need help?

Compatibility

+
=
Not enough data

0 people say it works.
0 people say it's broken.

67,3,2
67,3,2
75,4,3
100,1,1
100,1,1