Recently Richard over at WP Project did a great redesign on his site. With that redesign came a great “Featured Articles” section that features the five most recent posts in the “Featured” category on his blog.
In this post, Richard explains the steps required to feature a designated number of posts in a category of your choice. Here is the result:
Click over to get the code you need to setup something similar on your WordPress blog.
Edit: Links have been removed as the website is no longer there.