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Post Blocks

Descripcion

Post Blocks extends the basic WordPress functionality to enable posts to be listed anywhere you can put a widget. Limit the number of posts displayed by count or category. Turn display of future posts on/off from the settings menu.

Demonstration

v0.0.6 – 2017-11-17

  • FIX : Fixed future post 404 error when not logged in (removed link to future post article)
  • NEW : Support for PHP 7
  • NEW : Added ability to place posts in page content with [post_blocks] keyword

Features

  • Sidebar Widget : Show posts in a block, control the number of posts and how much text is displayed
  • Posts In Page Content : Show posts in pages as content blocks

Credits

Copyright 2017 by Jeremy Tompkins

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
(at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA

gpl-2.0.txt file included with the plugin.

Screenshots

  • Screenshot Widget Display
  • Screenshot Widget Options
  • Screenshot Settings

Installacion

  1. Install & Activate the plugin

= Sidebar Instructions
1. Add a sidebar to your template where you want the post blocks to be
2. Add the widget to that sidebar in the admin menu

= Page Instructions
1. Add the [post_blocks] string to your page content where you want the post blocks to show up

FAQ

Can I turn off future posts?

Yes, from the admin config menu.

Can I update the CSS?

Yes, from the admin config menu.

How do I add Post Blocks to my page?

Add a sidebar to your template where you want the post blocks to be.
Add the Post Blocks widget to that sidebar.

Can I disable the CSS?

Yes, from the admin config menu.

Can I choose a category of posts to display?

Yes, from the widget config menu.

Contributors & Developers

“Post Blocks” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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Changelog

v0.0.6 – 2017-11-17

  • FIX : Fixed future post 404 error when not logged in (removed link to future post article)
  • NEW : Support for PHP 7
  • NEW : Added ability to place posts in page content with [post_blocks] keyword

v0.0.5 – 2011-10-18

  • NEW : Added option to choose a post category in the widget config menu
  • NEW : Added ability to customize the date format to the settings menu
  • NEW : Added ability to turn off date lines in the settings menu

v0.0.4 – 2011-09-26

  • NEW : Added option to disable the plugins CSS to the admin menu

v0.0.3 – 2011-09-25

  • FIX : Saving the CSS on the config page

v0.0.2 – 2011-09-25

  • NEW : Added Admin config menu
  • NEW : Added CSS to admin config menu
  • NEW : Added future posts toggle to admin config menu

V0.0.1 – 2011-09-11

  • NEW : Created Post Blocks Plugin