Related Posts

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You can take advantage of the WordPress.com Related Posts functionality to return related posts quickly. Enable it by turning on Related Posts in Settings > Reading and you’re done!

If you’d like to programmatically retrieve and display posts within your theme code, you can do so like this:

$posts = Jetpack_RelatedPosts::init_raw()->get_for_post_id( $post_id, $args );

// Returns an associative array in the form of id => $post_id:
/*
array(
    array ('id' => 12345),
    array ('id' => 54321),
)
*/

Related Posts indexing will work regardless of whether your site is marked as “Private.” For self-hosted sites, Related Posts will currently only work for standard post-types; we are working on enabling it for custom post types.

For more information about ways to customize related posts, see http://jetpack.me/support/customize-related-posts/

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