Hello, I will give you tutorial on how to add recent posts widget to your blog, It is very simple it looks like bloggers own widget or you can put image in the recent post if you like or you post only text.
There are several ways of adding this recent post to your WordPress site, you can install theme that has recent post inside it, or you install jetpack plugin which comprises lots of things. Example
- Helps To Know your WordPress site Traffics
- It keeps your WordPress site away from spamming
- It protect your WordPress site
- There are some plugins that are create inside the plugin example recent post widget.
Or you will install plugin that is for recent post only.
For this tutorial I will be using jetpack to add the recent posts Widget.
How To Use Jetpack Plugin To Add Recent Posts Widget To Your WordPress Site.
Firstly Install The Jetpack from the plugins and activate
Then after installing and activating, You will go under appearance, you will see widgets, so you will see recent post widget there and others too just click on the recent post widget to add it to section on your WordPress site, or you drag it to the section you want it to stay.
How To Customize The Recent Posts Widget
After you have added the widget, you will still need to do some settings there like setting the amount of posts to show on the recent post and also give the widget name, you can use any name of your choice.
After you have done all this things and you do it very well, you will see the recent post on your WordPress site.
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