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Random Pages Widget – For Visitors & SEO


This is a widget that displays a list of random pages/posts on your widgetized sidebar. The widget displays random posts and pages in sidebar. This increases the number of indexed pages and gives users an interesting way to browse your site.


  • Give visitors a fun way to browse your site.
  • Get more pages of your site indexed.
  • By randomly spreading around links the chances a search engine spider fully index your site greatly increases.
  • Increase traffic from the search engines due to having more pages indexed (see last point).
  • Discover new keyphrases that will drive huge traffic to you site.

Questions, Comments and feature suggestions

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  1. Upload folder into to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Use your ‘Presentation’/’Sidebar Widgets’ settings to drag and configure

Contributors & Developers

“Random Pages Widget – For Visitors & SEO” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • fixed Page count
  • added posts, pages or both configuration


  • fixed hanging on drag widget


  • fixed bug with having only 1 post
  • fixed to work for 2.8.2 (please upgrade to 2.8.3 however, it works better)
  • will not showed scheduled tasks

* now works with broken-link-checker plugin

Known Issues:

  • version 2.8.2 of wordpress + firefox make it hard to setup this widget from he admin panel – upgrade wordpress OR try another browser