Are you looking for a way to display the most popular posts using views post meta? While there’s probably a plugin for this, we have created a quick code snippet that you can use to display the most popular posts using views post meta in WordPress.
You might also need to check out how to track post views without a plugin using post meta.
All you have to do is add this code to your theme’s index.php file:
<? query_posts('meta_key=post_views_count&orderby=meta_value_num&order=DESC'); ?>
Note: If this is your first time adding code snippets in WordPress, then please refer to our guide on how to properly copy / paste code snippets in WordPress, so you don’t accidentally break your site.