Display The Recent Posts From A Specific Category

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While developing of WordPress websites for clients or companies, sometimes we need to get the recent 10 or 5 posts from a specific category. One of my blog reader has asked this question by using my request tutorial form from FreeWebMentor.com.

Today, I am creating an article to help him as well other WordPress enthusiasts. This tutorial will help you lot, so keep your close attention in this tutorial as I am going to share how to display the recent posts from a specific category in WordPress.

Display The Recent Posts From A Specific Category

Use the below simple code in your theme’s template file OR custom template file where you want to display the recent posts from a specific category. Change the category id from which category you want to display the posts. In below code WP_Query( 'cat=3&posts_per_page=10' ), I have used cat=3. 3 is my category id.

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About: Prem Tiwari

Prem Tiwari is the founder of freewebmentor.com and is a professional developer who has vast experience in PHP and open source technologies. Apart from this, he is a blogger by hobby and also he has been a regular speaker of WordPress sessions in various IT Companies.


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