This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

This Time Last Year Widget

Description

Just place the Widget on your sidebar to display links to any posts posted in the current month of the prior year.

Note: If you don’t have any posts posted matching the criteria you selected the widget will not show at all.

Plugin Updated June-28th

Installation

  1. Download and unzip the plugin into your WordPress plugins directory (usually /wp-content/plugins/).
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in your WordPress Admin.
  3. Place the widget on your sidebar through the ‘Widgets’ menu in your WordPress Admin.

FAQ

What do I do after I activate the Plugin?

Go to the Widgets menu in the WordPress Admin and add the “This Time Last Year” Widget to your Sidebar or Footer Area.

Why am I not seeing the Widget on my site after I add it to the sidebar?

You might not have any posts posted matching the criteria you selected.

Contributors & Developers

“This Time Last Year Widget” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

2.14.26

  • Fixed a bug that displayed the wrong date for the first post listed.

2.14.16

  • Fixed the option to query All Prior Years so that it did not include this year.
  • Added option to change where the date is displayed.

2.14.15

  • Added option to choose to query All Prior Years or just Last Year.
  • Added option to change display format of the date.

1.3.06.27

  • Fixed query to use Month as additional criteria when Day is specified to return only the same day of the same month of the prior year.

1.2.10.25

  • Added support for custom length Excerpts.

1.2.04.25

  • Fixed broken HTML when more than one posts were posted on the same day.

1.2.04.24

  • Removed debug output from start of widget.

1.2.04.08

  • Fixed query to use Month as the default criteria if not specified.

1.2.04.06

  • Added options to change the date matching criteria to: month; week; or day.

1.2.04.04

  • First versions uploaded to WordPress.