Display Posts includes a few different options for wrappers (unordered list, ordered list, and div) but all of these are block-level elements. That means they display as their own unique block on the page.
If you want to display the most recent post inside a paragraph, we’ll need to use an inline element. The code snippet below lets you use the following shortcode:
[display-posts wrapper="span" posts_per_page="1"]
Since all the posts will show up on a single line, it’s probably best to limit it to a single post, as I’ve done above with the
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The most recent post on Display Posts is [display-posts wrapper="span" posts_per_page="1"].