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Random Featured Post

The Random Featured Post plugin allows you to display a random post from a designated category as a "featured" post.

  1. Download and unzip featuredpost.zip to your plugin folder.
  2. Activate the plugin from the Plugins section of your dashboard.
  3. (Optional) Create a "Featured" category.
  4. Go to the "Featured Post" options in your dashboard and select the categories from which you would like posts to be randomly selected.
  5. Check the "Show Featured Post" box and click "Update" to save your changes.
  6. Place a call to the show_featured_post() function in your template, most likely in your main index template just before the loop.

Requires: 2.3 or higher
Compatible up to: 2.5.1
Last Updated: 8 years ago
Active Installs: 500+


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