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ThemeLoom Widgets

A set of useful widgets created for adding more fluid content to any theme. Includes widgets for showing posts, pages, as well as Facebook and Twitter

A set of useful widgets created for adding more fluid content to any theme. Especially designed for responsive themes. Also has a very useful shortcode for using some of the functionality inside a post or page. The plugin adds a set of new widgets, including:

  • Show Posts Widget - for showing posts excerpts, thumbs and post formats.
  • Show Pages Widget" - Shows thumbs/excerpts of child pages of defined parent page.
  • flickr Widget - Show flickr thumbs
  • Twitter Widget - show your latest tweets
  • Facebook Widget - show your facebook page feed without slowing your site down and in a responsive way!

And also adds a powerful shortcode for using the show posts/pages functionality in a post or page.


[los_showposts post_type="posts" columns="3" content="true" heading="true" cat_id="" num_posts="3" ]

Shortcode Parameters

  • Attribute - Description Values
  • post_type - Type of query "pages" or "posts"
  • cat_id - Category ID for posts e.g. "23"
  • exclude_cats - post categories ids to exclude e.g. "23,170,9"
  • num_posts - Number of items to show e.g. "5?
  • columns - Number of columns to layout "1", "2", "3" or "4"
  • heading - Show headings "true" or "false"
  • author - Show author link "true" or "false"
  • tags - Show tags "true" or "false"
  • categories - Show categories "true" or "false"
  • thumbs - Show Post thumbnails "true" or "false"
  • dates - Show Post Dates "true" or "false"
  • content - Show post/page excerpt "true" or "false"
  • parent_id - When showing pages, show children of this parent page. e.g. "34"
  • thumbsize - Image size to use use "widget" or "gallery"
  • entrytag - Heading tag for each item e.g. "h3"
  • post_formats - Show post format icons "true" or "false"
  • post_class - CSS class string to use for each item default is "los-custom-post"
  • show_sticky - Set to "1" to enable sticky posts function, "0" is deafult (i.e. sticky is ignored)

More Information

For further information see ThemeLoom


  • to Andrew Kurtis for Spanish language files

Requires: 4.2 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.7.3
Last Updated: 3 weeks ago
Active Installs: 300+


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