PHPCodez lists the archives. The output can be managed from the back end
1) We can restrict the number of archives
2) We can list the post count along with the archive name .
Upload the plugin folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ folder.
Go to the Plugins page and activate the plugin.
Go to appearance->widget page and drag the widget “PHPCodez Archives” to the wiget area to have this on the sidebar .