How to display latest ads on WordPress?

This is tutorial explaining how to display your latest ClassiBase ads on your WordPress website. Classibase is separate script, not integrated to wordpress and installed separately. However if you want to display latest ads from your classibase site on wordpress there is built in wordpress widget called RSS. RSS widget reads your classifieds site's rss feed and displays it on your wordpress blog. On Classibase latest ads can be read as rss feed by adding "rss/" to your sites URL (ex: http://yourclassibasesite.com/rss/).

To display latest classifieds ads on wordpress follow this steps:

  1. Navigate to "Appearance" -> "Widgets" on your wordpress admin.
  2. Drag RSS widget from "Available widgets" to sidebar that you want to display latest ads.
  3. Enter RSS URL to specified text field. Add "rss/" after your classibase sites URL for RSS URL and visit it with your browser to make sure that url is correct. (ex: http://yourclassibasesite.com/rss/)
  4. Check "Diasplay item date" if you want to. Also enter widget title for example "Latest ads" and click "Save"

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View your wordpress sites's front end to make sure that widget works correctly.

This will display latest ads on your wordpress site and update automatically when new ad posted to your classifieds site. Adding such widget will grow your classifieds site's.traffic and number of ads will increase accordingly.