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WP Latest Video Widget


WP Latest Video Widget is a sidebar widget that displays latest video from a custom set category. Based on custom fields.

What’s new

  • Added Romanian localization.
  • Widget title now can link to post containing the video.
  • Widget title now can link to category containing the video post.
  • Widget title now can link to site containing the video.
  • Fixed various bugs.

Supported Sites:

  • More to come!


How do I get another video sharing website supported?

Just post a comment to my blog with a link to any video site that supports embeding.

I will add suggested sites in upcoming releases.


  • 1.70 NEW: Added new functions.
  • 1.64 NEW: Added localization support.
  • 1.63 FIX: Fixed various bugs. Also diplay error message if category do not exist.
  • 1.61 NEW: Added option to enable/disable title linking to post.
  • 1.60 NEW: Widget title now links to post containing the video.
  • 1.52 FIX: Error message not showing.
  • 1.50 NEW: Custom category name and video size.
  • 1.38 FIX: Fixed some bugs.
  • 1.00 NEW: First relase.

Contributors & Developers

This is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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