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Most Recent Posts


BuildAutomateā€™s Most Recent Posts plugins allows WordPress developers to display the most recent posts. Included is a widget for displaying the most recent posts.

In addition, a configurable shortcode is included to allow the most recent posts to be displayed anywhere.


  • Widget Display

  • Shortcode embedded in Page

  • Widget User Interface Configuration

  • Shortcode Example

  • Screenshot of Plugin Live on Build.Automate website

  • Screenshot of possible shortcode attributes, their attributes and possible values


Step 1. Download the Plugin from the WordPress repository.

Step 2. Upload it in you wp-content/plugins directory.

Step 3. Activate from Admin panel. Additionally, you may choose to activate the Most Recent Posts Widget.

Step 4. Fill out full contact information for authors.

Step 5: Refer to built-in help and video for further questions regarding configuration, installation and help.


There is built-in help in the Most Recent Posts plugin.

Contributors & Developers

“Most Recent Posts” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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