You can give your readers a couple of article options they should consider reading as they relate to the current post they just read.

seasoning related posts

When enabled, the thumbnails will automatically be generated for you. The posts that show up at the bottom of your articles will show related articles that share the same tags of a post.

Go to Appearance >> Customize >> Theme Options >>Post Settings

Look for the “Display Related Posts” setting under “Show or Hide Post Elements” options, then check the box for showing or uncheck to hide.

sp-related-posts-setting

Once done, click “Save & Publish” at the top of the customizer window.

Thumbnail Cropping

This theme includes a setting to set a crop size for your related posts thumbnails.

Go to the Customizer >> Theme Options >> Thumbnail Settings

Look for the related posts setting and check the box next to it, then click “Save & Publish“.

If a post does not have a featured image, a placeholder image will be used:

Amble Related Posts image placeholder