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Jokes Widget


The jokes widget makes it possible to inserted selected jokes into your blog and display the jokes in a widget.


  • The jokes widget in the "Available Widget" area.

  • If you drag the widget in the sidebar, it will appear in the widget sidebar.

  • You can open the configuration dialog of the widget and configure the settings for your blog.


  1. Upload to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Unzip the file
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  4. Use the widget like any other widget. (Screenshots)


How many jokes could I put in the widget?

You can put up to 20 jokes in the jokes widget.

Is the jokes widget available in english?

No, the jokes are in german language.

Can I remove the link in the widget footer?

Yes you can, but you need to edit the php code. There is no configuration setting for that.

Contributors & Developers

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

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V0.1 Initial Version