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WP-Popular Posts Tool


Enables you to automatically display most commented posts, either by category or tag. Optional: You can choose manually the category or tag you want to display its most commented posts. It has several configuration options, and can list your comments with color bars. It has a widget to add it easily to your sidebar. See this plugin in action in


  • Popular Posts Tool For WordPress Configurations.



  1. Upload files to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory (preserve sub-directory structure if applicable)
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Go to Design->Widgets in your WordPress Admin panel. Look for a Widget named Wp-Popular Posts Widget and add it to your sidebar
  4. Refer to the official plugin page for documentation, usage and tips

Contributors & Developers

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