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Pending Posts Indicator


Will show a bubble in the left-hand admin menu of the number of posts pending review, if more than zero.

This is the same sort of indicator displayed when there are comments awaiting moderation or plugins in
need of updating.


Activate in plugins admin screen. No options available. Will only display a number next to ‘Posts’ if
there are posts pending approval.


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Contributors & Developers

“Pending Posts Indicator” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



1.1.1 – Added style changes for newer releases of WP

1.1 – Fixed issue when admin menu is reordered from default, including use of other plugins such as jetpack.

1.0 – Initial release