Related Posts by Categories and Tags - General settings

I have uploaded the latest version (v1.4.0) of CRP Taxonomy Tools into the WordPress.org repository. The plugin is now called Related Posts by Categories and Tags to better reflect its purpose. The main update to v1.4.0 is compatibility with Contextual Related Posts v2.6.0 which introduced the new Settings API driven admin interface. v1.4.0 is also… Read More


Contextual Related Posts v2.6.0 - Getting options

Contextual Related Posts v2.6.0 is now available for download from the WordPress.org repository. This version has been focused on implementing the Settings API. With this update, all my plugins have the same look and feel in the admin area. The Settings API also allows addon plugins to easily extend the settings as can be seen… Read More


I’ve just released Contextual Related Posts v2.5.1. This release primarily fixes a few bugs and has a few minor modifications that make this plugin better. Disable thumbnail generation By default, if you selected the custom size as one of the options, the plugin would register the size with WordPress to create thumbnails for newly uploaded… Read More


I’ve just released Contextual Related Posts v2.5.0 and existing users can update the plugin as usual from within their WordPress install. This release adds a few minor features as well as a few bug fixes that were reported by users. Disable on AMP pages and mobile devices One feature requested by a lot of users is… Read More


Contextual Related Posts v2.4.0 - List tuning options

I pushed through Contextual Related Posts v2.4.0 to the WordPress.org repository today (Update: 2.4.1 has been released to fix a few bugs). This version adds some much asked features including randomising the related posts and also limiting them to the same post type. You can find both options under “List Tuning” in your settings page.… Read More


If you’re using Contextual Related Posts and looking for some alternate styles, then check out this tutorial by Paal. He has some good alternate designs including styling thumbnails vertically and with an excerpt. I’ll put these on the charts to include them as alternate styles some day…… Read More


Admin in CRP Taxonomy Tools v1.3.0

I’ve pushed through a much pending release of CRP Taxonomy Tools which is an add-on for Contextual Related Posts. If you’ve been using Contextual Related Posts and need the extra bit of relevancy based on tags and categories then this plugin is for you. The latest release has an additional tweak where you can now choose to match… Read More


Following close on the heels of Top 10 v2.4.x, I’ve pushed through an update to my most widely used plugin. Contextual Related Posts v2.3.0 brings several new features and enhancements, tonnes of bug fixes and several tweaks under the hood for cleaner code in line with WordPress Coding Standards. Existing users can upgrade the plugin… Read More


Today, I pushed through an updated to Contextual Related Posts and Top 10. Both of these are relatively minor updates. Change of Text Domain The biggest change in this version for both plugins is the renaming of the language files to use the plugins slug i.e. contextual-related-posts and top-10 respectively. This is in response to the… Read More