Add Popular Posts Widget to Blog Sidebar

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to set up the “Popular Posts” widget seen in the theme demo.

1). In your wp-admin, go to Plugins > Add New and search for, install, and activate the WordPress Popular Posts plugin.

2). In your wp-admin, go to Appearance > Widgets and drag the WordPress Popular Posts widget to your sidebar. Below are the settings used for the demo. Be sure to save your changes.

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