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MZ Post and Page Excerpts Widgets

Description

Creates widgets that display content excerpts or excerpts from posts or pages in the sidebar.
You may use ‘more’ links, show featured image, set excerpt length of the post or page.

This also adds an excerpt field to your pages like posts have.

You can show content excerpt, the excerpt or both.

Option to highlight the output added.

MZ Post and Page Excerpts Widgets Features

  • Shows posts excerpts.
  • Shows pages excerpts.
  • Shows posts content excerpts.
  • Shows pages content excerpts.
  • The excerpts length can be customized.
  • The featured image can be displayed.
  • Read more text can be customized.
  • Add page excerpt like posts have.

Installation

  1. Upload the plugin to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory.

  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.

  3. Go to your widgets area and you can see the widgets appearing there.

  4. Drag drop the widgets to your sidebar and you can see the result.

FAQ

Can I show posts/page featured image

Yes, there is option to show/hide the post/page featured image.

Can I select to show the excerpt or a content excerpt

Yes, there is an option for each one, that means you can show both!.

Contributors & Developers

“MZ Post and Page Excerpts Widgets” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.2

Released on 2013/08/09

  • Small update: Added extra class selector arround widget content.This allows to set padding to widget content.

1.1

Released on 2013/08/07

  • Added color highlighter field to select your custom color
  • Default widget title set to blank
  • Added translation support

1.0

Released on 2013/08/02