On a past blog I owned, I listed my popular posts in the sidebar and styled them in a way that got them noticed.

The styling was so simple, yet so effective in driving traffic to these popular posts that I was receiving more comments and retweets on these posts than any of my others.

I decided that I would write a quick tutorial here on how to apply the same style you see to the right for your own blog.

It’s a good-looking and effective way to drive even more traffic to your popular, recent or random posts (whichever you choose).

Let’s begin.

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