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Custom Metadata Manager

An easy way to add custom fields to your object types (post, pages, custom post types, users)

0.7.1

  • fix a bug where non-image file upload path doesn't get inserted into the input when clicking Insert into Post from the media manager
  • add 'editor' and 'richtext' as synonyms of 'wysiwyg' field type

0.7

  • added the ability to have readonly fields with the new readonly paramater

0.6

  • note: the plugin now requires WordPress 3.3+ (chiefly for the wysiwyg & datepicker fields)
  • update/clean-up the examples file
  • properly enqueue admin css for WP 3.3+
  • added a filter for the CUSTOM_METADATA_MANAGER_URL constant
  • fix fields not appearing when editing users in WP 3.3+ (props @FolioVision)
  • now passing the $value for a display_callback (props @FolioVision)
  • use the new wp_editor() function (since WP 3.3+) instead of the_editor() (now deprecated)
  • wysiwyg fields are no longer cloneable (may be revisited in a future version)
  • note: metaboxes that have a wysiwyg field will break when moved, this is not a bug per-se (may be revisited in a future version)
  • password fields are now cloneable
  • added filters for most of the plugin's internal variables
  • now using WordPress' built-in jQuery UI for the datepicker field
  • updated the screenshots
  • updated the instructions in readme.txt

0.5.7

  • pass additional params for display_callback

0.5.6

  • fix bugs with datepicker

0.5.5

  • remove all whitespace
  • fix some bugs with the tinymce field

0.5.4

  • fix display_callback for fields

0.5.3

  • removed php opening shorttags <? in favor of regular <?php tags, which caused parse errors on some servers

0.5.2

  • better tiny mce implementation and added html/visual switch
  • small css fixes and added inline documentation
  • moved DEFINEs in to admin_init() so that they can be filtered more easily

0.5.1

  • Bug fix with group context on add meta box
  • Remove few lines of old code left-over from 0.4

0.5

  • Making the changes from 0.4 public
  • Removed ability to generate option pages; after further consideration this is out of scope for this project
  • Removed attachment_list field, useless
  • Dates now save as unix timestamp
  • Taxonomy fields now save as both a custom field and as their proper taxonomy (will consider adding the ability to enable/disable this in a future version)
  • Multiplied fields no longer save as a serialized array, instead they save as multiple metadata with the same key (metadata api supports multiples!) - remember to set the last param to false to get multiple values.
  • NOTE: currently multiplied fields will display out of order after saving, however this should not affect anything else other than the admin, should be fixed soon
  • Other small improvements

0.4

  • Enhanced the code which generates the different field types
  • Added new types: password, upload, wysiwyg, datepicker, taxonomy_select, taxonomy_radio, attachment_list
  • Added field multiplication ability
  • Metadata is now deleted if a value is empty
  • Can now also generate option pages which use a metabox interface

0.3

  • Can now limit or exclude fields or groups from specific ids
  • Added updated screenshots and new code samples!
  • Bug fix: the custom display examples weren't working well
  • Bug fix: fields not showing on "Add New" page. Thanks Jan Fabry!
  • Bug fix: fields not showing on "My Profile" page. Thanks Mike Tew!

0.2

  • Added a textarea field type
  • Added support for comments (you can now specify comments as an object type)
  • Added basic styling for fields so that they look nice

0.1

  • Initial release

Requires: 3.3 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.4.2
Last Updated: 2012-7-11
Downloads: 10,018

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