How to show recent posts by category in WordPress?

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If you have been in a situation when you wanted to showcase your recent posts from each category in your WordPress sidebar and you didn’t know how to do it, you’re in a good place at good time! We’re going to tell you how in a very simple way without any coding skills do it! 

You’ll need to download the plugin which is called : CATEGORY POSTS WIDGET. After you activate it, go to the Apperarance section and then Widgets.

In that place you’ll probably see that the new Category Posts widget in the list. Drag and drop Category Posts to a sidebar in the place where you want to display posts by category.

All you must do is a provide a title for the category posts and choose of course the categories. If you want to, you can also choose for example number of posts or featured image and much, much more.

After you finish, click the save button. And you’re done!