azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins: Floating Featured Image

ClassicPress PluginsThis is part of the azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins which introduces the plugins I have available for ClassicPress.

The plugin I am going to cover in this post, is a brand new one; Floating Featured Image.

Functionality

The Floating Featured Image plugin provides the following functionality:

  • Allow defaults for the featured0image shortcode to be set via the plugin Settings page; includes default image, taxonomy and alt text.
  • Allows a set of predefined featured image to be setup which can be applied to the shortcode using the key parameter.
  • Add the shortcode to a post or page to display either the default, a keyed featured image or one-off using the available parameters.

Demo

Take a look at any post on this site and you’ll see a floating featured image in the top right of every post. The Microsoft Dynamics GP icon is the default and all others, such as the ClassicPress logo on this post, are applied using shortcode parameters.

Download

The plugin can be downloaded via my Development site.

azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins: Flags

ClassicPress PluginsThis is part of the azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins which introduces the plugins I have available for ClassicPress.

The plugin I am going to cover in this post, is an existing one which has been brought up to standard; Flags.

Functionality

This plugin includes a set of 250+ small flag icons which can be displayed anywhere using a flag shortcode.

Demo

Visit azurecurve ClassicPress Plugin Demo site to see this plugin in use.

Download

The plugin can be downloaded via my Development site.

azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins: Filtered Categories

ClassicPress PluginsThis is part of the azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins which introduces the plugins I have available for ClassicPress.

The plugin I am going to cover in this post, is an existing one which has been brought up to standard brand new one; Filtered Categories.

Functionality

The Filtered Categories plugin adds a new widget which can be used in the sidebar, or other widget areas, which can be set to include or exclude certain categories; widget details are configurable and allows a link to be set to a full category list on a page.

Demo

The Categories widget in this sites sidebar uses this plugin to present a much shortened list of categories; the full category list can be found here.

Download

The plugin can be downloaded via my Development site.

azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins: Display After Post Content

ClassicPress PluginsThis is part of the azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins which introduces the plugins I have available for ClassicPress.

The plugin I am going to cover in this post, is an exiting one which has been brought up to standard; Display After Post Content.

Functionality

This plugin allows setting, via the plugin Settings page, content which should be displayed on the post page after the main post content.

Examples, include author biography, links to company offerings or a “What should we write about next?” form.

Demo

What should we write about next? contact form below is presented using this plugin (this type of content only shows on the post page and not archives).

Download

The plugin can be downloaded via my Development site.

azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins: Conditional Links

ClassicPress PluginsThis is part of the azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins which introduces the plugins I have available for ClassicPress.

The plugin I am going to cover in this post, is an existing one which has been brought up to standard; Conditional Links.

Functionality

This plugin allows use of the cpl (conditional-links#download page link cbl (conditional blog link) shortcode with a slug parameter to link to a page whether it exists or not; the content between the opening and closing shortcode tags will be the text visible to visitors. If the page exists it will be linked, otherwise standard unlinked text will be displayed.

This allows you to publish pages while the site is being build without having broken links, but as soon as the page, or post, is published, the link will immediately be present and working without the need to go back and edit a page).

Download

The plugin can be downloaded via my Development site.

azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins: Comment Validator

ClassicPress PluginsThis is part of the azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins which introduces the plugins I have available for ClassicPress.

The plugin I am going to cover in this post, is an existing one which has been standardised; Comment Validator.

Functionality

This plugin is a fairly simple one which prevents comment shorter or longer than admin defined lengths being submitted. There is also an option to prevent unregistered users using the name of a registered user when posting.

Demo

To try this comment, try leaving a comment on this post which is shorter than 10 characters.

Download

The plugin can be downloaded via my Development site.

azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins: Code

ClassicPress PluginsThis is part of the azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins which introduces the plugins I have available for ClassicPress.

The plugin I am going to cover in this post, is a brand new plugin; Code.

Functionality

I’ve never found a code formatting plugin which I liked so I’ve been manually formatting code to post for a while; this plugin is still manually formatting, but provides a set of shortcodes which can be sued to colour text for SQL and PHP.

A copyright message can be set via the plugins settings page and output using a shortcode.

Download

The plugin can be downloaded via my Development site.

azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins: Call-out Boxes

ClassicPress PluginsThis is part of the azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins which introduces the plugins I have available for ClassicPress.

The plugin I am going to cover in this post, is a brand new one; Call-out Boxes.

Functionality

The Call-out Boxes plugin allows easy creation of a call-out box on a post or page using a shortcode for placement; this allows you to highlight a certain piece of information.

In the plugin Settings page, the default appearance of the Call-out Boxes can be defined, but parameters allow these to be overridden on usage.

lightbulb Call-out boxes integrate with the azurecurve Icons plugin for the icon

Demo

Functionality section of this post contains a call-out box.

Download

The plugin can be downloaded via my Development site.

azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins: Breadcrumbs

ClassicPress PluginsThis is part of the azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins which introduces the plugins I have available for ClassicPress.

The plugin I am going to cover in this post, is one which has been standardised; Breadcrumbs.

Functionality

The Breadcrumbs plugin allows pages to have breadcrumbs added at the top or bottom; this shows the navigation route through the site to the current from the homepage allowing users to easily navigate back any numbers of levels they choose.

Demo

I use this plugin on the azurecurve|GP Tables Reference website where it has been placed at the top and bottom of every page to facilitate navigation; it is also used on coppr|Distilleries to Visit.

Download

The plugin can be downloaded via my Development site.

azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins: BBCode

ClassicPress PluginsThis is part of the azurecurve ClassicPress Plugins which introduces the plugins I have available for ClassicPress.

The plugin I am going to cover in this post, is an existing one which has been standardised; BBCode.

Functionality

This plugin allows the use of bbcode to format posts and pages rather than HTML. BBCode may not be as popular as it was, but it is a fairly friendly way of formatting text.

Standard bbcodes are supported (full list of supported bbcodes can be found here).

You can combine this plugin with Shortcodes in Comments to allow your readers to use BBCodes when they leave a comment.

Download

The plugin can be downloaded via my Development site.