Note: In this series I’ll delve into some of the better plugins available for WordPress that I am already using, or about to start using. I’m aiming to highlight 30 of the better plugins.
Getting people to your blog is one thing, keeping them there is another. While a good design and navigation is one thing, making sure your sidebar is well proportioned and easy to find your way around is another … but if someone has come to you about a certain topic then you ought to help them out by showing them other content you’ve written.
The ‘Yet Another Related Post‘ plugin does exactly this by giving “you a list of posts and/or pages related to the current entry, introducing the reader to other relevant content on your site.”
The plugin has many features including the ability to disallow posts by category and tag, limit by ‘match threshold’ using matching scores and it can also add related posts to your RSS feed, helping your RSS readers find the rest of your content in the same way normal visitors to the blog can.
If you look at the end of each and every post on this blog there is a list of 3 (you can have more or less) posts linked that are related to the current post by either title, tags, or content text. Here’s one for you;