Tag: the loop

putting a loop in your sidebar

The simplest way to put a loop in your sidebar is with Justin Tadlock‚Äôs sweet plugin Query Posts. This lets you use the query_posts function, with all of its options, in a widget. However sometimes you might need a loop that does something unusual. I had a client who has a category of posts with natural history photos from near his home. He wanted an image to pop up, randomly selected, from the category.…