Most Popular Posts

This is a very simple widget that displays a link to the top commented posts on your blog.

Author:Wes Goodhoofd (profile at
WordPress version required:2.8
WordPress version tested:3.5.1
Plugin version:1.6.2
Added to WordPress repository:18-08-2008
Last updated:14-02-2013
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
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Total downloads:47 706
Active installs:1 000+
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Most Popular Posts is a basic widget for your sidebar that creates a list of links to the top posts on your blog according to the number of comments on the post. You can customize many aspects of the plugin to fit in your blog.

Updates include including and excluding categories, reverse the order of comments and incorporation of WordPress widget standards.

For a complete list of the changes from each version, please visit the plugin homepage.

For examples and tips on using the plugin, please check the examples on the plugin homepage.


Used exclusively as a widget at the current time.