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Category Posts Widget

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

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4.6.1 - June 5th 2016

  • Add shortcode [catposts] edit options only in the customizer
  • Keep panels open after save.
  • Option to hide social buttons on output.

4.1.9 - May 5th 2016

  • Fixed undefined constant.

4.1.8 - May 03th 2016

  • Add mouse hover effects: blur
  • Add option to choose allowed HTML in the excerpt
  • Add Jetpack 'Sharing - Show buttons on posts' support
  • Fixed division by zero bug (for small uploaded images)

4.1.7 - April 14th 2016

  • Fixed division by zero bug.

4.1.6 - April 13th 2016

  • Add option CSS cropping for thumbnails.
  • Add option to set mouse hover effects for post thumbnail.
  • Add option to change the excerpt more text.
  • Add option to allow links in the excerpt
  • Add filter 'widget_title' for the title
  • Add option to hide post titles.

4.1.5 - February 4th 2016

  • Support for multi sites.
  • Support for localization.
  • Generate thumbs from existing images.
  • Area UI.
  • Meet new plugin author mark-k

4.1.4

  • Added option exclude current post.
  • Added option to hide posts which have no thumbnail.
  • Added option to make the widget date link to the category page.
  • Added option to link to the category page below posts list.
  • Added option show post author.
  • Added option to format the outputted date string.

4.1.3

  • Added option to hide widget, if category have currently no posts.

4.1.2

  • Fixed hide title bug.

4.1.1

  • Added option to put thumbnail on top.
  • Added option to show/hide the title.
  • Fixed no background bug.

4.1.0

  • Added PHP5 Constructor.
  • Added Option to allow/disallow widget CSS.
  • Now, compatible with WordPress 4.3.
  • Meet new plugin author kometschuh

4.0

  • Added CSS file for post styling .
  • Now compatible with latest versions of WordPress.

3.3

  • Fixed random sort bug.

3.2

  • Added option to change ordering of posts. Defaults to showing newest posts first.

3.1

  • Fixed a bug in the thumbnail size registration routine.

3.0

  • Added support for WP 2.9's post thumbnail feature.
  • Removed support for Simple Post Thumbnails plugin.
  • Added option to show the post date.
  • Added option to set the excerpt length.
  • Added option to show the number of comments.

2.3

  • Really tried to fix bug where wp_query global was getting over written by manually instantiating a WP_Query object.

2.1

  • Fixed bug where wp_query global was getting over written.

2.0

Requires: 2.8 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.5.3
Last Updated: 2 weeks ago
Active Installs: 80,000+

Ratings

4.3 out of 5 stars

Support

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

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