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Category Listings

Description

The plugin outputs the most recent posts from the category of the post that is currently being displayed. It is possible to configure the number of posts to be output, the HTML before and after the whole of the output, the HTML before and after the post title and the HTML before and after the post excerpt.

Installation

  1. Upload category-listings.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress.
  3. Configure your output in Settings->Category Listings menu.
  4. Either add the shortcode ‘category-listing’ in you posts where you want the listings to appear or place ” into you theme where you want the categories to be output.

FAQ

Why can’t I use a widget for outputting the category posts?

This is in development.

Contributors & Developers

“Category Listings” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.0

  • A change since the previous version.

1.1

  • Added the shortcode ‘category-listing’ which gets the category listings. This means that the theme does not need to be altered for the plugin to work.

1.1

  • Fixed the permalink for the listing links.