Advanced Posts Widget

Version: 1.0

Version : 1.0

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A powerful and flexible recent posts widget for WordPress for displaying customized content lists. Supports all custom post types and taxonomies!

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Build a better post list. The Advanced Posts Widget is an enhanced version of the default WordPress Recent Posts widget. It allows for greater customization and stying of your recent content lists. Make your post lists stand out with this highly customizable recent post widget! Features Build multiple lists! Select which post types to display. (You can choose either all types, or a specific type.) Set the number of posts to show. Choose how to order your posts: publish date, alphabetically, random, etc. Set the order for displaying the posts. Filter by category, tag, or custom taxonomy. Supports post thumbnails. Set and preview custom thumbnail sizes, or choose from your site’s registered image sizes. Show an excerpt of the post. Set and preview the length of the excerpt. Select the list format to match your site’s markup. Choose from: ol, ul, or div. Select the listing format. Choose between html5 or xhtml. Show post date. Set and preview multiple date formats. Choose the default (basic) CSS styling or roll your own. Developer Features This widget was built not only with end-users in mind, but also plugin developers. Almost every aspect of this widget is extensible through filters and action hooks. You can even add your own form fields to the widget form! Need to remove a field from the widget...

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About Advanced Posts Widget

Description

Build a better post list. The Advanced Posts Widget is an enhanced version of the default WordPress Recent Posts widget. It allows for greater customization and stying of your recent content lists. Make your post lists stand out with this highly customizable recent post widget! Features Build multiple lists! Select which post types to display. (You can choose either all....

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Performance

Memory Usage

  • Average memory usage is 24.08 KB
  • This is less than 99% plugins

Page Speed

  • Average page loading time is
    increased by 0.08 s
  • This is faster than 99% plugins

Speed Test Benchmark

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- 0.08s
/(front page)
- 0.07s
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
+ 0.01s
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 0.04s
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 0.09s
/wp-admin/index.php
- 0.09s
/wp-admin/media-new.php
+ 0.03s
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
- 0.28s
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
- 0.24s
/wp-admin/post-new.php
- 0.39s
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 0.15s
/wp-admin/upload.php
- 0.14s

Memory Usage Memory Usage Benchmark

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  • After plugin activation

Pages

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Change

Average Change
+ 24.08KB
/ (front page)
- 5.96KB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
+ 2.63KB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 9.58KB
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 2.77KB
/wp-admin/index.php
+ 2.77KB
/wp-admin/media-new.php
+ 2.65KB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
+ 2.69KB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
- 9.04KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php
+ 11.61KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 10.77KB
/wp-admin/upload.php
+ 2.63KB

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5

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5

Value for Money

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5

Features

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