This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress. Stats: Top Posts Widget


This plugin is nothing more than a singe widget that displays your top posts in the sidebar.

It is based on Stats, so it does not include its own statistics system.

You need the above plugin for this to work!


  • An example of the widget on


  1. Install the Stats plugin
  2. Upload top_posts.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  4. Add the ‘Top Posts’ widget to your sidebar


Where are the options?

There are none, sorry.

It displays an erros

Did you install the Stats plugin?

It does not display any posts

Is the above plugin configured, and are top posts shown on the stats page?


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Contributors & Developers

“ Stats: Top Posts Widget” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Initial version


  • Filters pages and attachements
  • Honors widget tags