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The Morning After: Recent Posts Question

  1. Hi,
    Do you know how to add a thumbnail to the recent post widget like here:

    Also, I can't seem to figure out how to create a featured post. Can anyone possibly lead me in the right direction? Thanks in advance!

    The blog I need help with is

  2. panaghiotisadam

    To create a featured post, you mark it as a sticky.

    Featured post excerpts can include a thumbnail if you set a featured image to them.

    The wp.COM version of the Recent Posts widget cannot include thumbnails. The only theme that can display recent posts with thumbnails is Bueno - see here:

  3. I cannot view what's at that link. However, I can tell you that if you are referring to a free blog from and being free hosted by wordpress.COM you cannot add anything at all to the Recent Posts widget.

    Please read this entry very carefully > vs. > the differences >

  4. panaghiotisadam

    (@TT: As you guessed, the link is a snapshot of the version of the theme.)

  5. @Panos
    Thanks for the confirmation.

  6. @Panos - waiting for a blog post from you on The Morning After theme and all of its quirks.

  7. panaghiotisadam

    Hi Vivian!
    Will do!

  8. Hi,
    Does someone else know how to set up Update?
    I tried it once, then full sentences of Update appear now...I wanna just show a few sentences in Update on Home Page though...

  9. panaghiotisadam

    To limit the length of Updates you use the read-more tag.

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