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Global Content Blocks

Creates shortcodes to add HTML, PHP, forms, opt-ins, iframes, Adsense, code snippets, reusable objects, etc, to posts/pages and preserves formatting.

2.0.0

  • Removed all calls to mysql_real_escape_string as the extension is now deprecated with PHP 5.5.0
  • Moved all data to the standard WP database structure, via the Options API
  • Removed unused files

1.5.7

  • Fixed bug when updating from old version

1.5.6

  • Fixed bug introduced in previous release

1.5.5

  • Default charset for the database table is now UTF-8
  • Added optional custom ID for content blocks

1.5.3

  • Minor fix to allow the TinyMCE editor GCB icon to coexist with icons from other plugins

1.5.2

  • security patch applied

1.5.1

  • Minor fix for issue experienced by some users

1.5

  • Added a visual editor when creating content blocks
  • Added function to include own variables in content blocks

1.4.1

1.4

  • Improvements to HTML content block
  • New function to include shortcodes within content blocks
  • Added shortened PHP function to use content blocks outside of pages or posts
  • Added hook to modify output of inserted content block

1.3

  • Fixed reported expoloit vulnerability
  • Fixed export issue in some browsers
  • Added option to show/hide the icon in the editor toolbar in case of conflict with other plugins.

1.2

  • Added option to create a new content block while inserting the block in the page/post
  • Tidied up code to avoid errors in debug mode

1.1.2

  • Fixed bug, TinyMCE editor button replacing button of some other plugins

1.1.1

  • Fixed bug, slashes being stripped when inserting code block
  • Updated TinyMCE default manager for better cross platform compatibility

1.1

  • Added ability to insert PHP blocks into content
  • Option to insert to entire content block into pages/posts instead of the shortcode
  • Option to select the block type, each represented by a different image block when inserted into content making it easier to identify on the page
  • Added Import/Export function to export all or selected content blocks to an xml file that can be imported into the Global Content Blocks plugin on another WordPress site
  • Added a link to the Settings page from the Plugins page listing
  • Minor cosmetic changes
  • Added a Donate button on the Settings page and some advertising

1.0.1

  • Minor typo correction in install file

1.0

  • Stable version released.

Requires: 2.8.6 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.8.3
Last Updated: 2014-3-23
Downloads: 37,325

Ratings

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4.8 out of 5 stars

Support

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