There are all sorts of web statistics plugins and services that will tell you how many views a certain post received. And they certainly have their place. However, sometimes you may just want that information conveniently placed on the front of the post itself.
And so in this post we’re going to go over how you can get that, and also how you can hide that view count from certain viewers while showing it to others if you like.
WP PostViews Plugin
The first thing you will want to do is to pick up the WP PostViews plugin.