This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Tag Widget


Options in widget:

  • Set number of tags to display
  • Specify min and max posts to be displayed
  • Specify font size ranges like a cloud
  • Choose format for widget (list, flat, dropdown)
  • Font size display unit (px, pt, em, percent)
  • Enable/Disable Tags or Categories
  • Show empty
  • Display post count
  • Sort by and Sort Order


Estimated Time: 5 minutes

  1. Upload the folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ folder on your site
  2. In WP-Admin, you should see ‘Tags’ listed as an inactive plugin. Click the link to activate it.
  3. Once activated, go to Appearance > Widgets and Drop the Widget into your preferred sidebar
  4. Once you’ve dropped in the widget, edit options and settings on the widget

Contributors & Developers

“Tag Widget” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



  • 1.0.5 Update to keep it fresh
  • 1.0.4 Updating, cleanup, credits
  • 1.0.3 Fixed paths for includes
  • 1.0.2 Removed deprecated code and made compatible with 3.0
  • 1.0.1 Updated Tag Widget settings page
  • 1.0.0 Initial release