Meks Time Ago

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Automatically change your post date display to "time ago" format like "1 hour ago", "3 weeks ago", "2 months ago&qu

Author:Meks (profile at
WordPress version required:3.7
WordPress version tested:6.3.1
Plugin version:1.1.7
Added to WordPress repository:02-09-2015
Last updated:11-09-2023
Rating, %:86
Rated by:9
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Total downloads:195 139
Active installs:10 000+
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Meks Time Ago WordPress plugin will allow you to easily change your post date display to “time ago” format. For example, 1 hour ago, 2 weeks ago, 5 months, 4 days ago, etc… Several options are provided to suit your needs.


  • Option to automatically override the_date and/or the_time WordPress functions to display date in “time ago” format
  • Options to display “time ago” format only for post which are not older then specific time range
  • Option to position “ago” word before actual value (helpful for “not English” WP installations which may naturally require different word ordering)

Meks Time Ago plugin is created by Meks

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