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Posts Order Widget

Description

This plugin adds a drop-down list with the ability to sort your blog posts :

  • by title
  • by date (newest to oldest)
  • by date (oldest to newest)
  • sort by date last modified
  • randomly

You can find a demo here : http://www.spoils.fr/
The widget is named “Trier les articles” on the sidebar.

Configuration

  • Widget title: the title of the widget
  • 3 checkboxes in order to display or not items in the drop-down list.

Since the version 2.0.0, it is now possible to change the default order for your categories.
In the category editing page, you will now find a dropdown list.

Screenshots

  • From the backend, in the widget management page : There is severals options in order to display (or not) items in the drop-down list.
  • From the frontend, in the widget area.
  • From the backend, when editing a category : There is a dropdown list in order to select the default order.

Installation

  1. Upload folder into to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Use your ‘Presentation’/’Sidebar Widgets’ settings to drag and configure

Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

Changelog

2.0.3

  • A spanish translation was missing.

2.0.2

  • The plugin is now available in spanish !

2.0.1

  • Support link added.

2.0.0

  • Plugin entirely re-encoded.
  • It is now possible to define the default order for taxonomies (eg : category, tag, …).

1.3.2

  • Posts ordered by title were not ordered correctly since the previous release.

1.3.1

  • Sticky post were not display first anymore.
  • posts ordered by modification date display now the newer one first.

1.3.0

  • It is now possible to order randomly.

1.2.0

  • The widget name on the management widget page was a wrong one.

1.1.0

  • The widget is now not displayed in pages, posts and attachments.

1.0.0

  • The first version of the plugin.