CATEGORY: plugins

Plugins

Blog Post Calendar Plugin for WordPress

After working on something similar for a client several years back (see post here) and getting tons of requests, I finally released the Blog Post Calendar Widget plugin. The monthly grid-view calendar can be added as a widget and highlights both archived and/or future posts.Want to display upcoming events in your sidebar? With the ability to show posts by post type, category, specific taxonomy and/or term, you can opt to display future posts assigned to your event category or event post type.…

Plugins

Disqus Popular Threads Widget for WordPress

Looking for a way to display your most commented Disqus posts on your WordPress site? We just released a WordPress plugin that will allow you to do just that. The plugin integrates with the Disqus API and pulls in your most popular threads (most commented posts). It can be added to your site via widget, template tag, or shortcode.…

Plugins

Show off Your Facebook Page Like Count

Last week a client came to us with a request to feature the number of Facebook fans prominently on their site. We whipped up a simple WordPress plugin that pulls in the like count of a Facebook page…it can be added to a post or page via shortcode or directly into your theme using a template tag.…

Javascript, Plugins

WordPress Location Search By Zip Code

Last week I completed a Worpress CMS conversion for a site that was running a custom Ruby on Rails CMS. Everything was pretty straightforward, only caveat was that they wanted to be able to search their 12K+ locations by zip code, paginate the results, and also display them as markers on a Google map.…

Javascript, Plugins, Tips

WordPress Calendar Plugin: Display Posts By Date & Category

In my ongoing effort of not re-inventing the wheel, I spent hours upon hours looking through ALL of the available WordPress calendar plugins for a project that I had been working on. My Needs:AJAX (required asynchronous navigation between months) Query posts by category (would be nice if I could select the category) Associate posts with their dates.…

Plugins

Blogger Image Import – Reloaded

A few months back I was working on a large Blogger to WordPress conversion and had to import thousands of images over to a hosted WordPress installation. The import went smoothly but the images that came over with the posts were still hosted by blogger. Going through all of the posts and uploading all over again was not an option so I quickly searched online for any existing plugins that would allow me to:…