With Network Shared Posts plugin you can share posts over WP Multi Site network. You can display the posts from all blogs in your network on any blog. You can select blogs to display posts from.
This plugin is very useful for multi level network. For example city.state.country.com :
’state’ level site can collect posts from ‘city‘ level sites and/or its own posts,
‘country‘ level site can collect posts from ‘state‘ level sites and/or ’city‘ level sites and/or its own posts.
You can specify categories and tags. All posts will be shown in the latest date order no matter from what blog they were taken. You can specify how old (in days) the collected posts may be. Also you can specify how many posts should be displayed from each blog. You can set thumbnails image size and style or disable thumbnails at all. You can adjust CSS styles editing CSS file.
network-shared-posts' folder to the/wp-content/plugins/` directory
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
- How to use Network Shared Posts ?
Craete post or page and put a short code [netsposts ] with desired arguments into your page content .
Example: [netsposts include_blog=’1,2,5′ days=’30′ taxonomy=’news’ titles_only=false show_author=true thumbnail=true size=’90,90′ image_class=’ alignleft’ auto_excerpt=true excerpt_length=500 show_author=true paginate=true list=5]
- What short code arguments can I use ?
You can get the full list of short code arguments on plugin’s web site http://code-ext.com/blog/2012/07/30/network-shared-posts/
- What other options can I get ?
With Network Shared Posts Ext (extended version) you can :
1. remove page title or change its style
2. put your own title in content area.
2. display a menu on the left site of content.
3. display posts in multi column layout.
4. use admin page to create a short code without need to look up blog id in database.
Contributors & Developers
“Network Shared Posts” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.
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Added ‘exclude_blog’ argument
The pagination was enchanced with native WordPress pagination.
Added argument for pagination: ‘end_size’, ‘mid_size’, ‘prev’, ‘next’, ‘prev_next’
auuthor link fixed.
image and ‘..more’ links fixed.
Type of boolean arguments were sat
Some html issues when titles_only in use were fixed
prev_next ettribute was missed. Fixed.