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BCD Upcoming Posts

Description

Creates a widget that can be used to display upcoming posts.

Features

  • Control number of posts to be displayed
  • Display posts in ascending, descending or random order
  • Display post titles as a link or plain text
  • Display drafts along with scheduled posts
  • Display drafts instead of scheduled posts
  • Provides a shortcode for displaying

Shortcode(s):

  • [bcdupcoming] : Displays a list of all upcoming posts. Has the same options available to it as the widget.

For detailed usage instructions please visit [duhjones.com](http://www.duhjones.com/downloads/bcd-upcoming-posts/)

Screenshots

  • The configuration options
  • Sample of the widget in use displaying titles as hyperlinks
  • Sample of the widget in use displaying titles as plain text
  • Sample of the [bcdupcoming] shortcode in use

Installation

  1. Upload plugin to a folder named ‘bcd-upcoming-posts’ within the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Place the widget ‘Upcoming Posts’ on a side bar

FAQ

Are there any shorcodes available to display the upcoming posts?

Yes. The [bcdupcoming] shortcode can be used to display upcoming posts. Visit duhjones.com for details on how to use the shortcode.

Contributors & Developers

“BCD Upcoming Posts” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Changelog

1.4.1

  • Removed testing output left in by mistake

1.4.0

  • Changed random order option to be a sort order to choose ascending, descending or random order
  • Fixed an issue with the enabling/disabling of the include only drafts option

1.3.0

  • Added a new option to the widget to choose whether or not to display drafts along with scheduled posts
  • Added a new option to the widget to choose whether or not to display drafts instead of scheduled posts
  • Added a new option to the shortcode to choose whether or not to display drafts along with scheduled posts
  • Added a new option to the shortcode to choose whether or not to display drafts instead of scheduled posts

1.2.0

  • Added a new option to the widget to choose whether or not to display the upcoming post title as a hyperlink
  • Added a new option to the shortcode to choose whether or not to display the upcoming post title as a hyperlink

1.1.1

  • Renamed function that did not conform to plugin naming convention and was conflicting with the plugin BCD Roster

1.1.0

  • Added a shortcode to display the upcoming posts
  • Cleaned up old code

1.0.0

  • Initial release