How To Bulk Delete WordPress Posts using a Plugin

WordPress makes it super easy to manage posts from the admin area. But selecting and deleting posts may take some time.

Here we will show you the quick and easy solutions to bulk delete WordPress posts using plugins.

The default bulk delete options are quite adequate for most users. However, there are some cases where you may need more options to quickly select specific posts and then bulk delete them. For instance, if you want to delete posts older than a certain number of days, there is a plugin that lets you bulk delete posts using advanced filters.

But you need to install and activate the Bulk Delete plugin first. When done, go to Bulk WP » Bulk Delete Posts page in your WordPress admin area to delete posts. This plugin offers you multiple ways to filter and select posts that you want to delete.

As you scroll down further in the settings screen, you will find more options to select and delete posts by categories like; custom taxonomies, custom post types etc.

Bulk Delete can also be used to bulk delete comments, pages, users, and custom fields.


Guess we have added to your knowledge on how to easily bulk delete WordPress posts with plugins.

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