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AJAX Hits Counter + Popular Posts Widget

Counts page/posts hits via AJAX. Ideal for nginx whole-page-caching or caching plugins. Popular Posts Widget included.

0.9.7 [2013-12-28]

  • Bug fixes and visual fixes for WordPress v3.8

0.9.6 [2013-11-29]

0.9.5 [2013-11-29]

  • Replace filter_var() for PHP < 5.2.0 support.

0.9.4 [2013-11-18]

  • Added translation in spanish (es_ES) language. Thanks to Maria Ramos.

0.9.3 [2013-11-14]

  • Added translations in russian (ru_RU) and ukrainian (uk_UA) languages.

0.9.2 [2013-10-22]

  • Bug fixes

0.9.1 [2013-10-22]

  • Added shortcode [hits] (or [hits id=12345]). Thanks for the idea to AsankaD.
  • Small bugs fixes

0.9.0 [2013-10-22]

  • Added very fast (rapid) alternative hits counter script that used WP constant SHORTINIT. You can choose script type via Settings checkbox in admin area.
  • Changed design of Popular Posts Widget

0.8.8 [2013-09-15]

  • Added classes for <li> elements: item-num-<NUMBER_IN_ORDER> and item-id-<POST_ID>
  • Added coefficients for Hits count and Comments count in Sorting Algorithm.
  • Added hits column for Pages in admin dashboard.
  • Added meta box for change hits count for Pages in admin dashboard.

0.8.7 [2013-09-03]

  • Added counting for pages type too. Now you can choose post types to display in Popular Posts Widget: Pages & Posts, Posts only or Pages only.

0.8.6 [2013-09-02]

0.8.5 [2013-08-29]

  • Added Exclude category option. It means that Popular Posts Widget will exclude posts from selected category. In future I do it for more than one category. Thanks for the idea to fenomeno0chris.
  • New look of Popular Posts Widget

0.8.4 [2013-08-28]

  • Small fixes

0.8.3 [2013-08-28]

  • Added Custom CSS box. Now you can add your styles from Widget Management

0.8.2 [2013-03-29]

  • Display meta box for change hits count only for administrators.
  • Improved logic of hits counting

0.8.1 [2013-03-28]

  • Added meta box for change hits count in admin dashboard. Thanks for the idea to benben123.
  • Rewritten on objects.

0.8.0 [2013-03-28]

  • Added Current Category / Any option. It means that Popular Posts Widget will display only posts from current navigated category or for any category for other pages. Thanks for the idea to benben123.
  • Added Posts date range selection. Now you can select posts publication date range, such as day, week, month, 3 months, 6 months, year and all time. Thanks for the idea to whatwillb.
  • Added placeholder {post_title_N} to Popular Posts Widget, where N - is words count. Thanks for the idea to fenomeno0chris.
  • Updated logic of {post_excerpt_N}.

0.7.6 [2013-02-27]

  • Cache lifetime bug fix in Popular Posts Widget

0.7.5 [2013-02-25]

  • Fix some bugs in Popular Posts Widget

0.7.4 [2013-02-22]

  • Fix some bugs in Popular Posts Widget

0.7.3 [2013-02-22]

  • Added category filter to Popular Posts Widget. Thanks for the idea to benben123.
  • Updated screenshot

0.7.2 [2013-01-22]

  • Added new function ajax_hits_counter_get_hits($post_id) for displaying hits count in your custom theme. Example: echo(ajax_hits_counter_get_hits(get_the_ID()).' hits');

0.7.1 [2013-01-03]

  • JS optimization

0.7.0 [2013-01-03]

  • For plugin's work you DON'T need anymore any JS-framework, such as jQuery, MooTools, script.aculo.us etc.

0.6.2 [2012-12-27]

  • Fix some bugs in Popular Posts Widget

0.6.1 [2012-12-27]

  • readme.txt updates

0.6.0 [2012-11-24]

  • Fix some bugs in Popular Posts Widget

0.5.9 [2012-11-24]

  • Fix some bugs in Popular Posts Widget

0.5.8 [2012-11-23]

  • Added placeholder {post_excerpt_N} to Popular Posts Widget, where N - is words count. Thanks for the idea to meetanik.
  • Update screenshot of Popular Posts Widget

0.5.7 [2012-11-07]

  • Fix some bugs in Popular Posts Widget

0.5.6 [2012-11-06]

  • Update screenshot of Popular Posts Widget

0.5.5 [2012-11-06]

  • Added placeholders {post_author} and {post_author_link} to Popular Posts Widget. Thanks for the idea to ebreuers.

0.5.4 [2012-11-06]

  • Added Sorting Algorithm (Hits, Comments, Hits + Comments) to Popular Posts Widget
  • Added placeholder {post_comments_count} to Popular Posts Widget

0.5.3 [2012-09-22]

  • Added placeholder {post_hits} to Popular Posts Widget

0.5.2 [2012-09-05]

  • Fixed small bug

0.5.1 [2012-09-05]

  • Fixed small bug with already in cache data

0.5 [2012-09-05]

  • Added placeholders {post_date} and {post_categories} to Popular Posts Widget
  • Some performance optimizations

0.4 [2012-09-04]

  • Now you can customize Popular Posts Widget output by using placeholders {post_id}, {post_title}, {permalink} and {thumbnail-[thumbnail|large|medium|...|64x64]}

0.3.1 [2012-09-03]

  • Fixed bug with displaying posts in Popular Posts Widget

0.3 [2012-09-03]

  • Fixed Transient cache usage for Popular Posts Widget
  • Added cleaning widget transient cache on save_post action

0.2 [2012-09-03]

  • Added Popular Posts Widget

0.1 [2012-08-27]

  • AJAX Hits Counter initialization commit

Requires: 3.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.8.3
Last Updated: 2013-12-28
Downloads: 20,612

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