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DandyID Services

Displays all of your online identities (Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, LinkedIn, YouTube, more) as clickable links in your sidebar.

Change History

Rev 1.5.9 2009-Jul-09

  • Added service-name tooltip to each displayed favicon, when configured for "Favicons Only".

Rev 1.5.8 2009-Jun-13

  • Tested with WordPress 2.8.

Rev 1.5.7 2009-Jun-13

  • Added new DandyID services.

Rev 1.5.6 2009-May-28

  • Removed display of title (tool tip) when cursor is hovered over social identity links.

Rev 1.5.5 2009-May-26

  • Added Belorussian translation files. Thanks to Marcis Gasuns for providing the translations.

Rev 1.5.4 2009-May-09

  • Added Danish translation files. Thanks Georg S. Adamsen for providing the translations.

Rev 1.5.3 2009-Apr-25

  • Added new DandyID services.

Rev 1.5.2 2009-Apr-17

  • Added new DandyID services.

Rev 1.5.1 2009-Apr-10

  • Updated title tag to display detailed link url.
  • "Show Favicons only" option now places the "Powered by DandyID" text on separate line.

Rev 1.5.0 2009-Apr-02

  • Added new DandyID services.

Rev 1.4.9 2009-Mar-28

  • Opens clicked-links in new browser window.

Rev 1.4.8 2009-Mar-22

  • Updated plugin-version-number div tag (for validation compliance) to "DandyID-Services-vX.X.X".

Rev 1.4.7 2009-Mar-18

  • Updated descriptions on screenshots.

Rev 1.4.6 2009-Mar-14

  • Preceed plugin-version-number div tag with "DandyID-Services WordPress Plugin".
  • Added new DandyID services.

Rev 1.4.5 2009-Mar-07

  • Updated Italian language files. Thank you Gianni Diurno.
  • Added new DandyID services.

Rev 1.4.4 2009-Mar-03

  • Added new DandyID services.

Rev 1.4.3 2009-Feb-20

  • Added new DandyID services.

Rev 1.4.2 2009-Feb-15

  • Remove "Theme-alignment NEEDS FIX" setting option. No longer needed after fix in v1.4.0.

Rev 1.4.1 2009-Feb-13

  • Embed version number into div tag for version tracking.
  • Added title attribute to href element to display service name as tooltip.

Rev 1.4.0 2009-Feb-12

  • Added $after_widget closing tag.

Rev 1.3.9 2009-Feb-12

  • Removed id attribute from img tags. Added title attribute to img tags.

Rev 1.3.8 2009-Feb-11

  • Added setting option "Theme-alignment NEEDS FIX".
  • This setting causes the plugin to append a closing DIV tag, to account for some themes that omit this tag.

Rev 1.3.7 2009-Feb-11

  • Fixed spacing problems.

Rev 1.3.6 2009-Feb-09

  • Added languages: Russian, Slovak, Polish.

Rev 1.3.5 2009-Feb-09

  • Added languages: Spanish (mx), Spanish (sp), German, French, Italian, Hebrew.

Rev 1.3.4 2009-Feb-08

  • Added screenshot of settings page in Chinese language.

Rev 1.3.3 2009-Feb-08

  • Additional Chinese translations added. Thank you Anson Ho.

Rev 1.3.2 2009-Feb-08

  • Internationalized the plugin to enable localized language translations for all WordPress supported languages.
  • Thank you 谢谢 @anson_ho for help translating to Chinese.

Rev 1.3.1 2009-Feb-06

  • Added new DandyID services.

Rev 1.3.0 2009-Feb-03

  • Added closing li element tags.

Rev 1.2.9 2009-Feb-03

  • Updated styling for increased browser compatibility.

Rev 1.2.8 2009-Jan-30

  • Added new DandyID services.

Rev 1.2.7 2009-Jan-28

  • Performance enhancements, code optimizations.

Rev 1.2.6 2009-Jan-27

  • Added new DandyID services.

Rev 1.2.5 2009-Jan-27

  • readme.txt updates.

Rev 1.2.4 2009-Jan-26

  • Added new DandyID services.

Rev 1.2.3 2009-Jan-25

  • Performance enhancements. Thanks @stepan for the recommendations.

Rev 1.2.2 2009-Jan-23

  • Increased left margin for Favicon+TextLink.

Rev 1.2.1 2009-Jan-20

  • Added an example of xml returned from return_services() - as comments in the php code - to help clarify API usage to DandyID API developers.

Rev 1.2.0 2009-Jan-19

  • Removed all html table elements to eliminate rendering issues with some themes.

Rev 1.1.9 2009-Jan-18

  • Updated


div> tags for dandyIDSidebarIdentities, and dandyIDSidebarPoweredBy.

Rev 1.1.8 2009-Jan-18

  • Added ability to View Change Log from settings page. Thanks @zerojay.

Rev 1.1.7 2009-Jan-17

  • New setup option: Text-links only. Ability to now choose from 3 display options:
    • Show Favicons and Text-links
    • Show Favicons only
    • Show Text-links only

Rev 1.1.6 2009-Jan-16

  • Suppress activation warning on curl_setopt() CURLOPT_FOLLOWLOCATION.

Rev 1.1.5 2009-Jan-16

  • Group options on settings page for improved usability.

Rev 1.1.4 2009-Jan-15

  • Make the "Powered by DandyID" line a configurable option.
  • Written and tested @TechStars #hackspace, Boulder, Colorado.

Rev 1.1.3 2009-Jan-12

  • Change the cache refresh interval from every 24 hours to every 2 hours.
  • During a refresh, the plugin retrieves the list of DandyID services, and stores them in the WordPress database.

Rev 1.1.2 2009-Jan-10

  • Reduced the font size of "Powered by DandyID" line.

Rev 1.1.1 2009-Jan-09

  • Options page: removed password requirement to simplify setup.
  • Options page: removed user_id requirement to simplify setup.
  • User's public identities profile is now retrieved from DandyID.
  • User's DandyID Service now returned as one of the services.
  • Larger DandyID-mini icon replaced with 15x15 favicon -- for continuity with other service icons.

Rev 1.1.0 2009-Jan-06

  • Preserve local online-identities cache if DandyID API is down, or site is not available.

Rev 1.0.9 2009-Jan-06

  • If no setup credentials are configured, do not attempt to retrieve DandyID online identities.
  • If no user_id is configured, link the mini-chicklet to the DandyID home page.

Rev 1.0.8 2009-Jan-04

  • Converted SimpleXMLElement() calls to xml_parse() calls for PHP4 compatibility.

Rev 1.0.7 2009-Jan-03

  • Ported from file-based cache to wp-database cache to eliminate file-permissions errors.

Rev 1.0.6 2009-Jan-01

  • Added 2 div classes "dandyIDSidebarIdentities" and "dandyIDSidebarPoweredBy" to enable external css styling. Thanks @dtownsend.

Rev 1.0.5 2009-Jan-01

  • Suppress PHP error "failed to open stream: Permission denied" when creation of cache file fails.

Rev 1.0.4 2008-Dec-31

  • Updated class.dandyid.php to increase PHP cross-platform compatibility.

Rev 1.0.3 2008-Dec-30

  • Added ability for Plugin to gracefully handle DandyID host server down.
  • Added ability for Plugin to gracefully handle DandyID API url unavailable.

Rev 1.0.2 2008-Dec-28

  • Added ability to Show-Favicons-and-Text-Links or Show-Favicons-only.

Rev 1.0.1 2008-Dec-22

  • Initial revision.

Requires: 2.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 2.8
Last Updated: 2009-7-10
Downloads: 37,340


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