WP Show Posts

Description

WP Show Posts allows you to display posts anywhere on your website using an easy to use shortcode.

You can pull posts from any post type like WooCommerce, Easy Digital Downloads etc..

This plugin works with any theme.

Here are the features in the free version:

Posts

  • Post type
  • Taxonomy
  • Terms
  • Posts per page
  • Pagination

Columns

  • Columns
  • Columns gutter

Images

  • Show images
  • Image width
  • Image height
  • Image alignment
  • Image location

Content

  • Content type (excerpt or full post)
  • Excerpt length
  • Include title
  • Read more text

Meta

  • Include author
  • Author location
  • Include date
  • Date location
  • Include terms
  • Terms location

More settings

  • Author ID
  • Exclude current
  • Post ID
  • Exclude post ID
  • Ignore sticky posts
  • Offset
  • Order
  • Order by
  • Status
  • Meta key
  • Meta value
  • Tax operator
  • No results message

Our *Pro* version has these features

Check out Pro

Posts

  • AJAX pagination

Columns

  • Masonry
  • Featured post
  • Background color
  • Background color hover
  • Border color
  • Border color hover

Images

  • Image overlay color
  • Image overlay icon
  • Image hover effect
  • Image lightbox
  • Image lightbox gallery

Content

  • Read more style
  • Read more color
  • Content link color
  • Content link color hover
  • Content text color
  • Title color
  • Title color hover

Meta

  • Meta color
  • Meta color hover

Social

  • Twitter
  • Twitter color + hover
  • Facebook
  • Facebook color + hover
  • Google+
  • Google+ color + hover
  • Pinterest
  • Pinterest color + hover
  • Love it
  • Alignment

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Screenshots

  • All of your created post lists.
  • The "Posts" settings tab.
  • The "Columns" settings tab.
  • The "Images" settings tab.
  • The "Content" settings tab.
  • The "Meta" settings tab.
  • The "More query ars" settings tab.

Installation

There’s two ways to install WP Show Posts.

  1. Go to “Plugins > Add New” in your Dashboard and search for: WP Show Posts
  2. Download the .zip from WordPress.org, and upload the folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory via FTP.

In most cases, #1 will work fine and is way easier.

FAQ

How do I create a post list?
  • Make sure WP Show Posts is activated.
  • Navigate to “WP Show Posts > Add New” and configure your list.
  • Copy the shortcode provided for you when adding your new list.
  • Add your shortcode to your desired page or post.

Reviews

Easy And Actually Works

What a great plugin. Does the job I needed it to do, and even *I* was able to figure out how to use it. Great job, Tom…thank you.
Christian Nelson

Thank you so much!

Finally someone made a plugin that does excactly what is needed. Simple but powerful. Thank you so much!

Simply brilliant

When your content is king, what better way to showcase your posts then with a super simple lightweight plugin from Tom Usborne. With power under the hood and superb support from Tom this plugin will save you a hell of a lot of time.
Create your lists and add them to your posts and pages with simple short-codes that can be applied with a discreet button in the TinyMCE.
Customisable, filterable, simple.

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Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

“WP Show Posts” has been translated into 7 locales. Thank you to the translators for their contributions.

Translate “WP Show Posts” into your language.

Interested in development?

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

Changelog

1.0

  • Add new hook inside image container: wpsp_inside_image_container
  • Fix issue with pagination and random post ordering
  • Clean up defaults to only include free options
  • Add margin to the top of pagination
  • Use manual excerpt if it’s set

0.9

  • Fix bug where terms weren’t saving
  • Strip oembed URLs from excerpt

0.8

  • Strip shortcodes from excerpts
  • Add ellipses after excerpts
  • Fix some broken text domains for translations

0.7

  • Prevent direct access to files
  • Add prefix to all column classes to avoid conflicts
  • Use wp_trim_words() function for excerpts
  • Fix conflict with Maintenance plugin
  • Make columns full width on mobile
  • Allow more tag usage when excerpt is set
  • Add blank option in widget to fix bug in Customizer/Elementor

0.6

  • Add height: auto to images to prevent image stretching in Beaver Builder
  • Prevent horizontal scrolling when posts are in columns
  • Change “More query args” section name to “More settings”
  • Allow multiple IDs in “Post ID” option
  • Add “Exclude IDs” option
  • Add “No results message” option
  • Add “WP Show Posts” widget to add posts in widget areas

0.5

  • Fix conflict with Yoast SEO causing taxonomy and terms fields to be blank
  • Add support for translations

0.4

  • Fix column width issue when content is disabled
  • Fix pagination issue when post list is on the front page
  • Disable pagination in single posts
  • Fix saving of taxonomy and terms fields
  • Force no underline on read more buttons

0.3

  • Remove attachment post type from list for now
  • Don’t show pagination if there’s no posts
  • Move wpsp_before_title hook into the

<

header> element
* New hook: wpsp_before_wrapper
* New hook: wpsp_before_header

0.2

  • Fix issue with posts showing up in wrong area on page
  • Remove read more link if the tag is used
  • Wrap read more button in div: .wpsp-read-more

0.1

  • Initial release