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Advanced Last Posts by Invento Solutions


Advanced Last Posts plugin is a light plugin, which allows for increased customization for displaying recent posts from multiple categories or from custom post types.



  • Add New – you can use add new post with featured image.
  • Category – you can view and add new Category.
  • Options – you can choose where from you can use posts (From plugin or default Posts WordPress).
  • Help – lists of shortcodes.

– Title – Name of the section.
– Number of Posts – display number of last posts.
– Show posts thumbnail – featured image will display when this checkbox is checked.
– Thumbnail size – It will only work when ‘Show posts thumbnail’ is checked.
– Posts excerpt in words – Number of words to display. It works only if Posts excerpt is checked.
– Read more text – You can display “read more” text. It works only if Posts excerpt is checked.

** .Works with placing a shortcode.


  1. Upload Advanced Last Posts to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Set some default settings in Advanced Last Posts -> Options in your admin and enable the use of the plugin
  4. Use [inventolp] shortcode in your Post/Page or place <?php echo do_shortcode( '[inventolp]' ) ?> in your templates.


Which one of the options is better to be used ‘From plugin’ or ‘default Posts WordPress’?
– If you already have ‘default Posts WordPress’, then use this option.

Contributors & Developers

“Advanced Last Posts by Invento Solutions” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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