WordPress widgets are a very important feature of WordPress and surely every blogger also uses this widget feature, widgets are used to build sites to make them more powerful and full of features, and this time I will discuss very cool widget plugins and use load ajax, because Very often visitors ask how to create a display of popular posts and recent post tabs as used on this blog verandalounge.
How to use the WordPress WP Tab Widget
Indeed, different themes in WordPress will also bring different features, sometimes WordPress themes certain widgets have brought in to display popular posts and recent posts, but in some themes there is no such widget. To provide this solution, several WordPress developers have created a special plugin to display tab widgets in WordPress.
If you are one of the owners of a WordPress theme and there is no widget to display Popular Posts and Recent Posts, then here I will share a great plugin for Tab Widgets called “WP Tab Widget”.
After that go to Appearance »Widget and Drag and Drop to the widget area you want, usually in the sidebar area, with this widget you can bring up 4 tabs at once, namely: Recent Post, Popular Post, Comment and Tag. Indeed, what I use on this site is already combined with the Point theme made by Mythemeshop and does not install the plugin, but you can use the plugin in various WordPress themes that you use.
As we can see in the image above, for settings, you can activate the four tabs or just select a few that are important. and the order tab is used to sort which tab will appear on the left by entering the numbers from the smallest order.
And that’s how to display the popular post and recent post tab menu in the WordPress sidebar. Hopefully this tutorial has helped you to create a cool tab widget. 🙂