Before diving into using this widget, ensure that:
Widget Options Explained
A polished, upscale layout that subtly elevates the presentation of your posts. When this theme is chosen, you have an additional option:
Cards: Choosing to enable this will encapsulate each post in a card format, adding a distinct visual boundary around each one, which may enhance visual separation and consistency if card designs are utilized elsewhere on your site.
Simple New York
A minimalist, image-focused theme that allows your photos to take center stage.
A neat and straightforward layout that primarily features your content. Less pretty on the home page, this theme can be a great fit for tags or destination pages.
When the "Post List" widget is placed in the main section of a "Main Area with Sidebar" widget, a fourth style is applied automatically. This layout is designed to maximize the efficient use of space, presenting your posts in a compact, side-by-side visual arrangement.
Here are the customizable options for this style:
Thumbnail on the Side
Opting to enable this will position the post thumbnail to the left of the post title and summary instead of on the top, offering a clean and organized view that allows easy scanning of the content.
Activating this option will round the corners of the thumbnail image, offering a smoother and potentially more aesthetic visual flow, especially beneficial if your site leans towards a soft or casual design theme.