Mark your choicest blogs as featured on your WordPress blog website. This can be done from the website’s backend as well as using some special features and plugins.
Here, we are discussing the following two ways to mark a blog featured on WordPress:
1: Add as Featured Posts in WordPress Sidebar
2: Add as Featured Posts in WordPress Sidebar using Menus
These methods are simple and do not require installing any plugin on your website since it is a part of your core functionality of WordPress. Let us discuss each in detail.
Note: This widget comes with a visual editor that has buttons with formatting options at the top.
This step is more advanced as you can create a Navigation Menu and display it in the sidebar. It also becomes easier to add new posts and reorganize the list.
Note: Your posts will now appear in the right column. Click on them to edit the titles. You can also rearrange them by dragging them up or down.
Next, you will have to add the “Featured Posts” menu to the sidebar. Follow these steps for the same:
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