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Taxonomy Widget

Creates widgets for any public taxonomy. Display terms as an ordered list, unordered list, term cloud or dropdown menu.

The Taxonomy Widget Plugin enables users to create widgets in their sidebar that display all terms of any given taxonomy. Users can choose between 3 different templates including two types of lists, a term cloud or a dropdown menu.


Title - You can enter a custom title for your widget in this text input. If you leave this field blank, The name of the taxonomy will be used. If you do not want a title displayed at all, you can toggle this by un-checking the Display title box under Advanced Options.

Taxonomy - You can select the taxonomy whose terms you would like displayed by selecting it from the dropdown menu.

Template - Select a template for your terms by selecting one of the radio buttons in the Display Taxonomy As section.

Display title - If checked the title will be displayed. Un-checking this option will hide the title. Defaults to checked.

Show post counts - If checked, the number of posts associated with each term will be displayed to the right of the term name in the template. This option has no effect in the cloud template.

Show hierarchy - If checked, the terms will be indented from the left if they are children of other terms. This option has no effect in the cloud template.

Requires: 3.2 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.2.1
Last Updated: 5 years ago
Active Installs: 2,000+


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