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?


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.

  • They also have a "Pro" version, which looks like it gives you the ability to create a hierarchy as well: – Charles 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. – urok93 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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