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Simple Recent Posts


This simple plugin has a widget that displays the most recent posts for a WordPress site.


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

  1. Upload simple-recent-posts to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Drag the ‘Simple Recent Posts’ widget to a widget area and configure to your pleasing.

Contributors & Developers

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


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  • First release


  • Added widget capabilities