Questions tagged [plugins]

Plugins are tools to extend the functionality of WordPress. This tag should not be used to mark requests for plugin recommendations, which are off-topic per the FAQ.

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Force CSS and JS loading of plugin only where needed

I saw the excellent answer (link below) but would like to learn for myself how to look for action call of a specific plugin so i can stop it using the idea of EAMan Restricting a Plugin to Only Load ...
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Best Apache Log Analyzer Plugin? [closed]

What is the best apache log analyzer plugin for WordPress? Requirements: should produce all reports as available in flashstats: http://www.maximized.com/products/flashstats2006/ Im looking for ...
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WP Plugin for Terms of Use

Looking for a plugin to ensure that casual (NOT logged in) users of my site will agree to the Terms of use. That is, first time they try to access ANY page on site, display terms and prompt for ...
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Follow post plugins for WordPress

I'm running a Q&A site with wordpress. I am wondering if there is any plugins that add a "follow" button at the end of a post like Quora such that users can follow the post or follow the topic. ...
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WP Insert Post If user refreshes override new post

WP Insert Post is a very simple and easy to use function. Currently I have it set up on event triggered by whether a user is logged in during a booking to ratify their booking in its own page. My ...
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Integrate BuddyPress & Facebook

Any idea on what would be the easiest way to integrate BuddyPress with Facebook? I'm looking for a solution that would enable a BP custom profile that easily gets pre-filled with values from ...
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How to find out if option exists but is empty?

I am using something like this on one of my plugins: $myOption_def = "myOption Default Value"; $myOption = get_option( 'myOption' ) ? get_option( 'myOption' ) : $myOption_def; That works fine, but ...
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InDesign to WordPress workflow

I'm working on a project for a monthly InDesign-based magazine that enables them to put their content online via WordPress. The current workflow is either: Copy/pasting from InDesign to a Word ...
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best way to run a php script away from the template?

I'm looking for some inspiration on the best way to run a php script away from the template. I know that the wordpress core files won't have loaded, so I am wondering what workgflow you follow when ...
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Using the “Latest posts” feature on a different site

I want to display the "latest x posts", like you see per default on the index-page, but on a completely different site. E.g. /blog/ Installing WP into the directory /blog/ is not an option, as the ...
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How to test a WordPress plugin through the upgrade automatically feature

Last week I had released a version of a WordPress plugin that works if the user was doing a fresh install, however if they already had the plugin and upgraded it using the WordPress upgrade ...
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How to show custom message once on plugin activation?

I know by watching the akismet plugin source how to show a custom message on the plugins page, but I want my message to appear only once after my plugin is activated. How could i do this?
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Why Do I get “wp_remote-get: could not handle for fopen()”?

I'm trying to get an image from Google but... wp_remote_get returns me: Could not open handle for fopen() to https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/services/search/images? v=1.0&q=whatever.whatever&...
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Limiting title characters in the AZIndex plugin

I am using the AZIndex plugin to list post titles in my site and i would now like to limit the title characters, how would i do that?
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wordpress site | All-in-one-cufon IE Issue

I have a site where i'm using the All-In-One Cufon (Wordpress Plugin), but having some issues getting it to render properly in IE. The website: [removed] The Problem: It works fine so far in Firefox ...
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How do I add the same contact form to multiple wordpress sites and capture the response in one place or database?

I own a network of 100+ Wordpress based websites. All website are separate installations of Wordpress and are on different servers. I would like to create one contact form have it shown in the ...
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help with my wordpress website

I cannot get into my website. I was downloading a plugin for simple tags and now every time i try to log or look at my website i get: Fatal error: Call to undefined function register_importer() in ...
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Disable a plugin from ever upgrading?

Is there a way to mark a plugin as "never upgrade this plugin" ? I can't upgrade my OpenID plugin, and this prevents me from clicking the otherwise convenient "Upgrade All Plugins" button.
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Bulk User Deletion

I've created a WordPress 3.0 site w/ MultiSite enabled and the BuddyPress plugin installed (latest available versions of each). Initially, the site did not have a captcha enabled and now there are ...
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Check if SEO plugin installed

Is there any way to check whether the user has an SEO plugin installed, so as if they do not I can insert my metas etc.
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Moving Share Buttons from a Plugin

I'm using the Share and Follow plugin on my site. I like it for the most part, but the "interactive share buttons" - the ones that appear at the front of the post - are on the first line of my post. ...
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WordPress Plugin: Where should I put my cookies for cURL?

Currently creating a plugin with cURL and I need a place that will work for most WordPress servers (Unix or Windows) to store my cookie file. Anyone have a suggestion or best practices? I've been ...
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eLearning Module

Is there a good eLearning module? ie. Create classes, quizzes, grades, etc. I'm just scanning for general information right now. Thanks!
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Add SideBar/Widgets Just Below the Post

I have created and registered side bar in function.php and using it another place. It's working fine. Now I like to use it just below the post. I have installed some plugins -Bookmarks, related post......
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Implementing an “Email this” button?

We've inherited a customer with a good looking Wordpress site but the previous agency didn't fully implement the "Email This" feature. I mean, their theme has a link for "Email this" on every page but ...
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Anonymous Postings

This is a repost of a question asked on stackoverflow, and was referred to this site: My client wants to create a form on his new WP site that when filled out and submitted will be submitted to his ...
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Good tools for locating hooks in a wordpress page/admin interface/blog post?

I've recently started using the Hikari Hooks plugin for Wordpress as it seems to allow you to get a good idea of what do_actions are being called on the page, so that you can easily find out where ...
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How to get all of the activate_plugin action parameters?

I am trying to hook into activate_plugin. I know that activate_plugin has 1 required param and 2 optional ones. I am trying to acquire all 3. Here's my setup: // create plugin settings menu ...
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Amazon.com intergration with WordPress?

Wanted to know if there was any documentation or plugins that allowed a site to pull prices and other information from Amazon.com on DVD's and other products. I'm creating a plugin that stores ...
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Get the url of the full sized attachment image using post ID?

I have this function: function get_image_link( &$post ) { $image_link_meta = get_post_meta( $post->ID, 'as_link_to_image', true ); $image_link_from_post = ''; if (...
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Is there any multiple filter/criteria plugin for wordpress? [closed]

I'm interested in a wordpress plug-in that is able to make from tags or categories multiple search criteria like left hand side of the following site system http://www.olx.com/dvd-cat-238 When one of ...
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How to best create a jQuery Slider to display a native wordpress gallery?

It seems there must be a plugin for this, but I can't find it. I'd like to enable a jQuery slider in a post, using the images I've added to the gallery for that post. Does anyone know of a plugin? ...
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Bookshelf plugin and/or widget [closed]

I'm looking for some kind of plugin and/or widget to display a list of book covers in the sidebar. Are there any good options out there?
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Problems with jQuery and is_admin()

I've created a plugin. In this plugin I have a function that will display some data. In this function I use is_admin() to determine if the function is being called from the backend, because then I can ...
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Is there a Wordpress Event Manager that links with your user database?

I'm presently moving my site from a different CMS. Geeklog to Wordpress. They have an event plugin that I used which is very simple. This is it... http://www.portalparts.com/staticpages/index.php?...
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How to load default scripts included with WordPress correctly?

I want to know the correct way to load existing scripts in wp-includes/js/jquery/ Example I want to load jQuery UI Tabs What I have done for now function sample_exists_code() { echo '<script ...
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How to run JS, PHP and etc. inside WP post?

I would like to try little web apps with WordPress. Just to accept some values for few fields and present the output using AJAX. What are all the necessary modifications on WordPress? So, far I'...
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Copy widget settings from one blog to another

I am trying to hook 'wpmu_new_blog' in a plugin so I can copy the widget settings from one blog to the new blog that is being created. Does anyone know if there are WordPress functions to accomplish ...
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Suggest a plugin for up/down voting posts [closed]

I need a free wordpress plugin that will allow the users to upvote or down vote every post. Something similar to stackoverflow.com If not give me suggestions of how to create one. I am a java ...
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What is the best page ordering plugin that works well with WPML? [closed]

The title says it all. What is the best page ordering plugin that works well with WPML? It seems that may are reporting issues with different plugins such as my page order and WPML page order. ...
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Trouble with editing template for “List category posts” plugin

WP 3.0.4 local installation, multisite network enabled theme: Twentyten plugin: List Category Posts v .15, network activated I've created the folder list-category-posts inside my theme folder, and ...
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Upgrade not working & themes not supporting

I just transfered my website from shared hosting to VPS, I installed all the backup from previous website to the VPS, Everything was fine, My website was functioning all perfect, But I was not able ...
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Plugin admin panel JavaScript Broken

I'm trying to implement this plugin on my live wordpress instilation: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/frontpage-slideshow/ I wouldn't usually ask a question about a plugin directly but this ...
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Publishing tweets from wordpress [closed]

Is there any existing plugin that will tweet all posts from a category and/or with a specific tag? I do not want something that publishes everything I'm editing or posting. I just wan't to be able to ...
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How to disable Wp-PageNavi at the top of the page

By default, the Wp-PageNavi plugin creates 2 pagination links, from the second page onwards - one at the top, and another at the bottom of the page. How can I disable the pagination at the top, ...
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Is there a plugin to show the code tag button on the visual editor?

I write a programming blog, so sometimes I just have to write a word to represent a command or function which I like writing between the code tags. (See, what I just did there). So, just like ...
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Plugin for changing a post's category based on it's post date?

Is there a plugin for Wordpress that will change a post's category based on how long that post has existed? I have seen other Wordpress plugins that use a library called "simple pie" to manage a wp-...
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How to notify users of blog updates a la Admin Plugin Update notifications?

What I would like to do is mimic how Wordpress shows an administrator how many new updates there are for installed plugins (a tiny number displayed next to a link). The main difference is that I want ...
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Simple sildeshow/image-upload plugin?

What i need is either an easy-to-use slideshow with features like uploading and rezising images to fit, and displaying the slideshow in the template. (i want to be able to add it manually in the ...
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Updating Wordpress - the best approach (updating wp core, plugins and db)

What is the best approach (steps) to update Wordpress when I have to update all of the following: wp core plugins database I came across this post http://codex.wordpress.org/Updating_WordPress ...