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Show Posts By Selective Category


This plugin will allow you to show specific number of posts from a selective category. To use this plugin, you have to place a tag in the following format in your posts or pages:
[pbc=CategoryID count=num_of_posts]


To show 4 posts from category with ID 22 [pbc=22 count=4]
To show 100 posts from category with ID 6 [pbc=6 count=100]


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

  1. Upload show_post_by_category.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Place [pbc=CategoryID count=num_of_categories] in your templates (without the quotes)



Contributors & Developers

“Show Posts By Selective Category” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.