Posts From Category


Plugin to display posts from specific category. It comes with multiple layout option to display post list. Option to select category or exclude post is available wgich provide advance filter to your requirement. You can enable or disable posted date, thumbnail, read more button and more easily from widget.

Following features are offered by plugin:

  • Multiple layout options to list posts
  • Title field for your listing
  • Select category from dropdown
  • Order posts by author, title, id, date, number of comments, menu order or random
  • Order posts in Ascending or Descending order
  • Select number of posts to display
  • Exclude posts from listing
  • Change word length of excerpt
  • Enable/Disable featured image
  • Select size of featured image
  • Enable/Disable publish date
  • Enable/Disable read more button and its text


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  1. Download the plugin from plugin directory

  2. Extract the file contents

  3. Upload the directory to your WordPress plugins‘ directory ( /wp-content/plugins/ )

  4. Activate the plugin from the WordPress Dashboard

  5. Go to Widgets, add ‚Post From Category‘ widget to your desire sidebar

  6. Fill in the desired fields and we’re good to go


Do this plugin provide shortcode ?

Yes, you can find PFC shortcode icon at the top bar of WP Editor. Click on it to insert shortcode.

Where can I find setting for plugin?

This plugin do not have separate setting page. You can provide necessary details in widgets.


Für dieses Plugin gibt es keine Rezensionen.

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  • Tested with latest version (5.4) of WordPress


  • Escape issue fixed
  • Layout option added
  • Basic style added for post list
  • Option to select thumbnail of theme added


  • Tested upto WordPress 4.4


  • Romanian language added


  • Widget updated.
  • Tested upto WordPress 4.3


  • Plugin translated in German language.
  • Solved the issue with the number of posts control.


  • Author details changed.
  • Donation link changed.


  • Excerpt length bug fixed.
  • Dynamic thumbnail sizes added.


  • First publicly distributable version