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Latest Posts Widget

Adds a widget that shows the most recent posts of your site with excerpt, featured image, date by sorting & ordering feature

Latest Posts Widget is a light widget designed to do one thing and do it well: display the most recent posts from your site with various options like excerpt, featured image, date by sorting & ordering feature.


  • Option to change ordering of posts.
  • Option to show post thumbnail & set dimension by width & height.
  • Set how many posts to show.
  • Option to show the post excerpt and how long the excerpt should be.
  • Option to show the post date.
  • Option to show the comment count.
  • Multiple widgets.


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: 3.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.3.1
Last Updated: 3 months ago
Active Installs: 1,000+


4.5 out of 5 stars


1 of 2 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.

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