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Category Posts Widget

Adds a widget that shows the most recent posts from a single category.

Category Posts Widget is a light widget designed to do one thing and do it well: display the most recent posts from a certain category.

Term and Category based Posts Widget

It's the premium version and available on Tip Top Press created for big WordPress sites.

Premium features

  • "Post List Alterations"
  • Masonry (Responsive grid layouts)
  • Grid and Column full page layouts
  • Slider (Vertical and horizontal)
  • Categories, Custom Post Types, Taxonomies, Events, Products, ...
  • Full background post images
  • Mouse hover effects for post thumbnail
  • E-Mail support
  • All free features
  • More examples on the demo pages

Features

  • Shortcode (Easily change all Shortcode options in the customizer.)
  • For editing shortcode adds a Customizer link to the admin-bar ("With one click to the Customizer").
  • Option to show post thumbnail & set dimensions by width & height.
  • Option for client-side cropped thumbnail dimensions by width & height.
  • Option to set mouse hover effects for post thumbnail.
  • Jetpack 'Social buttons on posts' support.
  • Option to hide social buttons on output.
  • Option to change ordering of posts.
  • Set which category the posts should come form.
  • Set how many posts to show.
  • Option to hide widget, if category have currently no posts.
  • Option to put thumbnail on top.
  • Option to hide posts which have no thumbnail.
  • Option exclude current post.
  • Option to hide the widget title and post titles.
  • Option to make the widget title link to the category page.
  • Option to show the post excerpt, set the length, allow HTML and change 'more' text.
  • Option show post author.
  • Option to show the comment count.
  • Option to show the post date.
  • Option to make the widget date link to the category page.
  • Option to format the outputted date string.
  • Option to link to the category page below posts list.
  • Option to disable widget CSS.
  • Multiple widgets.
  • Multi sites support.
  • Localization support.

Documentation

Contribute

While using this plugin if you find any bug or any conflict, please submit an issue at Github (If possible with a pull request).

Requires: 2.8 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.7
Last Updated: 2 weeks ago
Active Installs: 80,000+

Ratings

4.4 out of 5 stars

Support

7 of 7 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.

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