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I'm looking for a plugin that enables me to reorder pages, posts and custom post types from the normal listing in the WordPress dashboard.

The closest plugin I've found is Simple Page Ordering http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/simple-page-ordering/ however this plugin does not allow post ordering, and also does not easily allow building hierarchies.

So I'm looking for a plugin that does the above but adds support to posts and also enables hierarchies. I like the way the WordPress menu builder lets you add hierarchies by moving a sub page to the right until it attaches itself as a sub-menu.

Another plugin, CMS Tree Page View, does this very well but has its own interface, while I'd prefer using the native interface of WordPress.

Any suggestions?

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I've used the below plugin and it has worked really well for me:

Post Types Order

It just adds a "Reorder" option in the sub-menu for posts and custom post types and has drag/drop functionality.

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They also have a "Pro" version, which looks like it gives you the ability to create a hierarchy as well: – chazbeaner Mar 15 '12 at 18:01
Yes I know about that, I would just prefer that there wouldn't be a sub-menu for it. Can't believe it's not already in-built into WordPress. Simple Page Ordering is really close to being perfect. – drtanz Mar 15 '12 at 18:26
when i was looking for similar i think this is the only option available right now. you know, until you write a new plugin. ;) – helgatheviking Mar 15 '12 at 19:09

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