Adding Related Posts feature to posts


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Adding Related Posts feature to posts

A simple way of extending the functionality of a WordPress site is by adding plugins. And most plugins work pretty much out of the box. But there are many great plugins out there that either require you to make changes to your theme or that allow you to use them in more advanced ways by including their functions into your theme. This is a great use for child themes and done right, it can be both simple and effective. To give you an example of how this works, let's add a list of related posts at the bottom of our single post view using the Yet Another Related Posts Plugin and a custom function.

The Yet Another Related Posts Plugin, or YARPP as it's called, is a great plug-in that adds a list of related posts wherever you want it in your site. The great thing about the plugin is it actually reads your content and figures out what posts relate to what other posts. So that when people read a post on your site at the bottom or at the top of the site, they find lists of oth...

Adding Related Posts feature to posts
Video duration: 6m 26s 3h 11m Intermediate Updated Nov 27, 2012

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Adding Related Posts feature to posts provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Morten Rand-Hendriksen as part of the WordPress 3: Building Child Themes

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