WordPress – How to Create a List of Posts in Category?

There are sometimes that you find out you need to present all of posts in a category as a list. It means that all the post titles will be listed so that readers can easy to navigate for the topic they are looking for.

List Category Post is a useful module that can help us to list all the posts by a category or by a tag name. We just need to install the plugin via Plugin > Add New menu. Then, we can config at the setting as:

1.Shortcode to List all Posts in a Category
[catlist id=1]
+”id=1″: you need to put the category id here to list all posts for that category. Click here to know how to find category id

Or
[catlist name="news"]
+name=”news”: here we will fill the name of the category to list all the posts

+Put the short code in a post or a page to let all the post titles listed out

2.Shortcode to List all Posts in MULTIPLE Category
[catlist id=17+25+2]
This will list all posts in category 17, 25, and 2
[catlist id=1+2-3]
This will list all the posts in category 1, 2, and 3. But, posts in category 3 that also in category 1 and 2 will not be listed.

3.Shortcode to List all Posts in MULTIPLE Category with a Page Break
[catlist id=3 numberposts=5 pagination=yes]
This will list all posts in category 3, 5 posts per page.

4.Shortcode to List all Posts by a Tag
[catlist tags=”wordpress”]
This will list all posts that have the tag “wordpress”

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