Yet Another Related Posts Plugin

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Display a list of related entries on your site and feeds based on a unique algorithm. Now with custom post type support!

Author:YARPP (profile at
WordPress version required:3.7
WordPress version tested:6.4.4
Plugin version:5.30.10
Added to WordPress repository:02-01-2008
Last updated:17-02-2024
Rating, %:96
Rated by:1044
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Total downloads:7 646 964
Active installs:100 000+
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Related Posts Plugin for WordPress

Yet Another Related Posts Plugin (YARPP) is a professionally maintained, highly customizable, performant and feature rich plugin that displays pages, posts, and custom post types related to the current entry. YARPP introduces your visitors to other relevant content on your site — boosting visitor engagement, time on site and SEO. Related Posts can increase your pageviews up to 10%. Simply install, activate and watch your sessions and pageviews increase.

Key Features

  • An advanced and versatile algorithm: Using a customizable algorithm considering post titles, content, tags, categories, and custom taxonomies, YARPP finds related content from across your site
  • Caching: Inbuilt cache makes subsequent queries super efficient and fast
  • Custom Templates and Styles: Use a pre-built list or thumbnail template, or use the YARPP custom templating system for 100% control of how results are styles and displayed
  • Flexible with a full range of placement options, including:
  • Works with all languages, including those with full-width (double-byte) characters and those that don’t use spaces between words
  • Custom post type and taxonomy support
  • WordPress Multisite support
  • bbPress forums support
  • WooCommerce support
  • Professionally maintained and supported with regular updates

YARPP Algorithm Explained

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Wide Support

YARPP is the most popular and the highest rated Related Posts Plugin for WordPress. With your support, this plugin always strives to be the best WordPress plugin for Content Discovery and Related Posts.

✔ Over 10 years of development
✔ Over 6 million downloads
✔ Translated into more than a dozen languages
✔ Professionally maintained and actively supported with regular updates
✔ Works with all languages

YARPP works best with PHP 5.3 or greater, MySQL 5.6 or greater OR MariaDB 10.1 or greater, and WordPress 3.7 or greater. See the FAQ for answers to common questions.


Plugin uses its own database tables:
yarpp_keyword_cache, yarpp_related_cache