Below are the all the features that are included in WP Latest Posts plugin. You can even get more details on the feature by visiting the main product page or by viewing our demo website.

Features in WP Latest Post Free version

- Features included in the FREE plugin version -

Unlimited news block

Create and configure an unlimited number of news block instances separately and load them wherever you want

Lines and columns

Select the number of columns and lines to be loaded side-by-side, for every news block

Admin content search

Quickly search through pages, posts, categories and tag using our AJAX search engine. Finding your news has never been easier

Image optimization

When loading a massive amount of news, images needs to be light. WP Latest Posts has an option to lazy load images and to select the image size

Gutenberg news block

Load your news from WP Latest using a dedicated Gutenberg block that have a full preview of your news in admin and a quick edit option

Block and Text Editor

Insert your recent content using either the Gutenberg block or the classic editor button

Post, pages, categories & tags

Load your news by selection content from posts by category, categories list, page selection or WordPress tagged posts

News count

Instantly display the news count that will be loaded depending of all the news block setup (content selection, number of item, pagination)

Page builders compatible

WP Latest posts news blocks can be loaded anywhere in WordPress, it uses custom post type and genrate shortcodes. It has been tested with all the major page builders

Image source selection

As your news images you can select to load the first image is found in your HTML content or the featured one for more control

Default theme

Flexible default theme with advanced display configuration to build a news slider in no time

Automatic animation

Depending on the amount of content selected, a slider animation will be activated automatically

News offset option

Select the number of news to avoid (offset value) before starting to load them

Display / Hide news elements

Each news block element, like the category, date, image... can be displayed or hidden

Color and icon overlay

Define a overlay color and icon to load on mouse hover

Features in WP Latest Post Pro Addon

Features included only in the WP Latest Posts Pro Addon version


4 Masonry wall themes

4 additional masonry themes are available with a load more option to preserve performance while loading a massive amount of news


Custom post type as news

Load any custom post type with taxonomy as WordPress news. You can for example pickup WooCommerce products and select one particular category


More image control

The plugin Addon adds some control over your images, you can setup image size with dynamic crop and custom spacing


Multicategory options

In case of a post or custom post that has several categories attached, you can select whether you want to load it in all categories or only once


Open link in new window

When clicking on a news post you can select whether to open it in the same or in a new window


2 sliders & timeline themes

To complete the list of additional theme, the addon brings a timeline theme, a news slider and a portfolio theme


One click design

In all the additional themes you got a color picker to make your news block fit your website design in just one click



The plugin is integrated with Polylang and WPML multilingual plugins. Plus, it uses the JU translation tool



Select animation for default and smooth hover slider theme: fade or slide animation and duration


Default .svg image

Loading a news with nice preview includes an image properly sized. If you don't have one or just forget it, we got your back with an option to add a default .svg image


Automatically crop content

Automatically crop your titles and news intro text and excerpt by selecting the number of words, chars or lines you want to load


SEO friendly

Adding content and linking to your content is good for SEO, especially when you publish a lot of content


Date range & fixed date

Pick Up a date and load news only created after it or delay your news by days, hours or minutes


PHP shortcode

Add your latest news and configuration wherever you want with a PHP shortcode, for example in your page layouts


Top notch support

Our 2 levels support team is here to help you with your configuration or solve any problem you're facing with your wesbite.