The Tag Cloud widget displays a cloud of the tags that you have assigned to published posts.

It helps your readers quickly see what topics you write about.

Here’s what it looks like when it’s added to a site sidebar:

Only categories that have been assigned to publish posts are displayed in the widget.   Refer to add tags support page for more information on working with tags.


Once you add the widget to your sidebar in Appearance > Widgets, you’ll see that the widget settings look like this:

  • Title:  Allows you to add your own custom title.  For example, Posts by tags.