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Truncate Recent Posts Titles


Maintain layout formatting when post titles are too long. Plugin allows admin to set maximum title characters and define truncation padding.


  • Widget Options
  • Example Frontend Output


  1. Upload pm-recent-posts.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the \’Plugins\’ menu in WordPress
  3. Add widget to sidebar and define options


أكتوبر 26, 2016
Thanks so much for this plugin!!! I tried so many examples but none worked until this! Can’t thank you enough for your work.
شتنبر 3, 2016 1 reply
Such a simple thing, but seems your the ONLY ONE who’s answering the need! This works well, no issues here, and I’m very grateful to have this because it keeps my sidebar neat by preventing long post titles from wrapping onto a 2nd line! Bravo!
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Contributors & Developers

“Truncate Recent Posts Titles” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.