This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.



This plugin is pretty simple but it can evolve very powerful. It displays current blog entries categorized as Giveaways and allows for setting their time of validity during which they should display on the sidebar widget.

First version, more coming soon.

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  1. Upload folder wp-giveaways to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress backend
  3. Drag and drop widget Giveaways to the location you want. That is it!


Why do you offer this for free?

To obtain donations so I can develop this further.

Will it require adaptation?

Yes, it will require some fine tunning.

Contributors & Developers

“WP-Giveaways” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.



  • First version.