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Link Library

The purpose of this plugin is to add the ability to output a list of link categories and a complete list of links with notes and descriptions.

5.8.6.9

  • Fixed problem with importer when category name contains special characters

5.8.6.8

  • Added options to specify custom images for expand and collapse icons

5.8.6.7

  • Fixed issue with link category list not appearing correctly when selecting in Multi-select list mode
  • Added warning for users who do not have any link categories in their install

5.8.6.6

  • Corrected PHP warnings

5.8.6.5

  • Updated information on RSS feed link

5.8.6.4

  • Updated french translation
  • Added missing translation strings
  • Fixed problem with reciprocal link checker and rss feed if links_recently_updated_time variable not set

5.8.6.3

  • Fixed fatal error on ll_reset_options
  • Added space between track_this_link and featured classes in Link Library output

5.8.6.2

  • Added new functionality to expand and collapse link categories on display
  • Add new option to select categories via selection lists instead of a comma-seperated list of IDs
  • Add warning before copying a library onto another
  • Corrects PHP warning in admin pages

5.8.6.1

  • Fixed problem with No Links Found message not appearing if no search results found and no link category is set to display on startup
  • Fixed some PHP warnings

5.8.6

  • Final fixes for new link submission response e-mail variable %linkurl%
  • Added new message for finding no results in search

5.8.5.9

  • Fixed problem with new variable %linkurl%

5.8.5.8

  • Added variable %linkurl% for link submission response e-mail template
  • Fixed problem with link title having bad tags when using link description as title and search terms are found in that description

5.8.5.7

  • Fixed tabs not appearing correctly in reciprocal link checker
  • Updated french translation

5.8.5.6

  • Fixed problem with resetting stylesheet to default
  • Added FAQ section, include embedded new Link Library tutorial videos

5.8.5.5

  • Updated pagination code to preserve URL parameters from other plugins
  • Updated FAQ section on plugin page

5.8.5.4

  • Changed layout of delete and reset buttons to make them more obvious to use
  • Fixed late refresh after deleting or resetting options

5.8.5.3

  • Fix link updated date setting to use blog time instead of GMT time
  • Corrected issue with RSS feed URL generation

5.8.5.2

  • Fix problem with user-submitted categories on link submission

5.8.5.1

  • Reverted all new functions from 5.8.5 until further testing can be done to resolve layout with new version

5.8.4.3

  • Fixed problem with category links when paginating results

5.8.4.2

  • Fix problem with link counts when displaying category list

5.8.4.1

  • Added hack to allow people to page through links by adding parameters to the end of the link manager URL (?linksperpage=1&linkspage=2)

5.8.4

  • Updated admin menu look

5.8.3.2

  • Second fix to allow searches to work with apostrophes
  • Fix to allow categories containing no links to be displayed

5.8.3.1

  • Allow link searches to work with apostrophes
  • Fix issue with duplicate images appearing

5.8.3

  • Added entry to stylesheet template to style featured links
  • Added new option to use local images attached to link if they are present when thumbshots automatic thumbnail generation is active
  • Restores support for versions before 3.5 that did not have the media uploader

5.8.2.9

  • Fixed bug with links and settings export functionality

5.8.2.8

  • Fixed problem with AJAX mode when configured not to show library at first. Library was still showing if empty.
  • Link dates can now be formatted and translated to local site language
  • Changed links and settings export folder to site upload folder instead of plugin folder

5.8.2.7

  • Added option to hide donation links and Support the Author ad
  • Added ability for link updated date to be translated to site language
  • Updated french translation

5.8.2.6

  • Increased execution time when importing links to allow for larger imports
  • Enhanced media uploader selection to show image right away when no previous image was present

5.8.2.5

  • Fixed bug with Link popup option, which was not creating link with correct URL

5.8.2.4

  • Added option to suppress Link Library footer in notification e-mails

5.8.2.3

  • Fixes bug with search results appearing in ajax mode when hiding links on first page display

5.8.2.2

  • Fixed additional PHP warning

5.8.2.1

  • Fixed PHP warnings

5.8.2

  • Fix compatibility issue with WordPress 3.9

5.8.1.3

  • Fix additional problems found with pagination mode

5.8.1.2

  • Fixed problem with AJAX and Pagination mode both active at the same. Pages other then 1 in a category would not display

5.8.1.1

  • Fixed RSS Preview functionality that had been broken in 5.8.1 update

5.8.1

  • Addressed security concerns raised by WordPress.org plugin maintenance team

5.8.0.9

  • Added option to display pagination selector before or after links

5.8.0.7

  • Corrected problem with user link submissions introduced by previous update

5.8.0.6

  • Updated french translation
  • Added support for media upload to attach new images to links

5.8.0.5

  • Fixed link moderation page to show links submitted by bots with no category

5.8.0.4

  • Added option to display link name or description in link title tag

5.8.0.3

  • Added debug code in moderation section to help troubleshoot issues

5.8.0.2

  • Small styling change in admin interface to adjust to removal of background image in WP 3.6

5.8.0.1

  • Corrected redirection bug when user submitted link with bad field, then corrected and re-submitted

5.8

  • Added new Export All Links button to download all links and their associated data in a CSV format

5.7.9.7

  • Fixed issue for search to now be able to accept non-alphabetic characters

5.7.9.6

  • Fixed issue with disappearing category names

5.7.9.5

  • Allow images to be associated to links when they are first created instead of only when you edit them later

5.7.9.4

  • Fixed bug with large description field not getting saved when users submit links

5.7.9.3

  • Corrected undefined method errors when users submitted new links

5.7.9.2

  • Fixed wp_set_link_cat error when user submission option is active
  • Fixed problem with links extra info table not getting created in new installations

5.7.9.1

  • Fixed javascript error on add new link page

5.7.9

  • Fix for error submitting links in 5.7.8

5.7.8

  • Fixed error with unknown column when selecting List Featured Links ahead of Regular Links options

5.7.7

  • Cleanup to avoid PHP warnings when some variables don't exist
  • Support for plugin being located in a non-standard location
  • Addition on uninstall scripts to delete extra table and settings on plugin deletion
  • Thanks to Juliette Reinders Folmer for identifying all these issues
  • Split code from admin in separate file to improve load times

5.7.6

  • Added option in general settings to select if images that are uploaded or generated should be stored using their full path (functionality in 5.7.3 or older) or relative paths

5.7.5

  • Fixed issue around category name div tags in list

5.7.4

  • Changed stored URL for uploaded images to use relative paths

5.7.3

  • Fixed bug in on-demand thumbnail generation

5.7.2

  • Added div around Thumbshots notice to allow paying users to hide notice (free users need to keep notice displayed to avoid being banned by service)

5.7.1

  • Fixed issue with Thumbshots CID having non-url compliant characters

5.7

  • Re-worked Thumbshots integration to comply with new terms of use
  • Updated french translation

5.6.9

  • Added option to load styling on all pages with keyword 'all'

5.6.8

  • Corrected error from version 5.6.7

5.6.7

  • Added option to load styling on category pages with keyword 'category'

5.6.6

  • Added option to load styling on front page with keyword 'front'

5.6.5

  • Adds a div class to category names for styling

5.6.4

  • Added new option so that no category is shown in AJAX mode until the visitor selects a category

5.6.3

  • Re-implemented changes from version 5.6.1

5.6.2

  • Rolled back changes

5.6.1

  • Corrected problem with two undefined variables

5.6

  • Added count of links to moderate in top-level Link Library menu item
  • Added dashboard widget to display count of links to moderate

5.5.9.1

  • Changed WP 3.5 support code to force presence of Link Manager if Link Library is installed and activated

5.5.9

  • Removed check for presence of Link Manager in versions older than 3.5

5.5.8

  • Added check for presence of Link Manager to support version 3.5 where the link manager will be inactive by default

5.5.7

  • Added codes in pop-up content to display link rating and rss link

5.5.6

  • Fixed link visit tracking code

5.5.5

  • Added codes in pop-up content to display link submitter, link alternate URL and number of visits

5.5.4

  • Attached popup to image and link name instead of only link name, when configured

5.5.3

  • Added code in pop-up content to display link description, link large description, telephone number and e-mail
  • Added pop-up configuration options to specify width and height

5.5.2

  • Updated link popup mechanism to use link target information

5.5.1

  • Added support to convert [ and ] to < and > in large description fields

5.5

  • Added new option to display a popup with user-defined content when links are clicked, then present user with link to click through
  • Updated danish translation

5.4.9.5

  • Fixed problem with category links not going to the correct results page when pagination is turned on

5.4.9.4

  • Fixed problem with nofollow and featured item check boxed not unchecking properly

5.4.9.3

  • Fixed problem with e-mail notification when user-submitted links were received

5.4.9.2

  • Correction to bad site admin path in e-mail notification

5.4.9.1

  • Changes method used to build paths to images and other plugin files
  • Fixed reciprocal link checker

5.4.9

  • Removed previous affiliate link and added information on my upcoming book.

5.4.8

  • Reverted all changes made in version 5.4.7 to remove undefined variable warnings

5.4.7

  • Fixed undefined variable warnings, which showed up when WP_DEBUG was activated

5.4.6

  • Clearly identified affiliate link in user interface
  • Made affiliate image local to plugin

5.4.5

  • Fixed problem with Link ID missing on some installations from links in moderation page

5.4.4

  • Updated danish translation

5.4.3

  • Cleanup to avoid PHP debug warnings

5.4.2

  • Fixed problem with library switching logic

5.4.1

  • Fixed path to plugin icon file

5.4

  • Redesigned user submission processing code to send post data to external php file and redirect back after data storage and validation

5.3.3

  • Fixed duplicate check on user-submitted links
  • Fixed problem with other plugins causing shortcode to be evaluated multiple times, resulting in multiple links submission

5.3.2

  • Updated meta box creation code to be compatible with WordPress 3.3

5.3.1

  • Added option to specify address for search box results. This allow you to place search box on one page and results on another page.
  • Updated French translation
  • Updated Italian translation
  • Added Turkish translation

5.3

  • Fixed way that messages were displayed when using user submission form
  • Added error message when submitting a link without an address

5.2.9

  • Updated Italian translation
  • Updated French translation
  • Added missing translation

5.2.8

  • Updated translation file to add text for new option introduced in 5.2.7

5.2.7

  • Added option to replace image with link name if no image is assigned to a link

5.2.6

  • Added missing translation for UI element

5.2.5

  • Split a sentence in two full pieces to facilitate translation.

5.2.4

  • Fixed glitch with reciprocal check menu item disappearing

5.2.3

  • Added italian translation (Thanks to Gianni Diurno!)
  • Fixed some text strings which could not be translated

5.2.2

  • Added check for search parameters to verify that they are only text or numbers

5.2.1

  • Added an option to display link category list on search results page

5.2

  • Added span tag to link category description to allow for styling

5.1.9

  • Fixed updated date mechanism

5.1.8

  • Removed debug code in link moderation screen
  • Fixed problem with empty categories not showing up even if Hide when empty is not checked

5.1.7

  • Fixed problem with category drop-down in user-submission form that prevented it from appearing in some situations
  • Added data type validation code to avoid security exploits

5.1.6

  • Corrected problem with link moderation list screen

5.1.5

  • Corrected a problem with new link submission in admin editor

5.1.4

  • Removed extra debugging code

5.1.3

  • Added new sort mode to display links based on updated date
  • Added field to links editor to see updated date and be able to manually change it

5.1.2

  • Changed RSS parsing library back to Simplepie, but using version supplied with WordPress with extra layer

5.1.1

  • Corrected plugin installation function to properly create custom tables in multi-site environment
  • Replaced SimplePie with PHP_RSS library to avoid PHP5 validation errors and have simpler code base

5.1.0

  • Correct path for RSS Icon and RSS Preview Icons

5.0.9

  • Security fix

5.0.8

  • Fixed RSS Feed generation code to accept https links

5.0.7

  • Added details on use of catogory list in link submission form
  • Now using Moderator E-mail (if present) as destination address for moderation notifications

5.0.6

  • Fixed problem with path of images uploaded for links

5.0.5

  • Added option in reciprocal checker to delete links that return a 403 error during check

5.0.4

  • Made code change to always load jQuery as soon as Link Library is rendered on a site to enable link click tracking

5.0.3

  • Changed link id field to contain text before their numeric ID to be xhtml compliant
  • Added code to strip slashes on custom fields in link editor
  • Added link category to link moderation screen
  • Add option to use textarea instead of input field for link notes in user submission form
  • Added check in Reciprocal checked to see if site is dead. Display appropriate message if it is.

5.0.2

  • Corrected a problem where slashes were getting added in front of quote and apostrophes when editing large description

5.0.1

  • Added code to escape special characters in large description field when importing links

5.0

  • Added new mode to show link categories in a drop-down list
  • Replaced calls to wp_specialchars with esc_html since the previous function was deprecated in WP 2.8
  • Corrected bad CSS styling in admin sections
  • Added bookmarklet creation section in admin to allow for quick link creation
  • Fixed problem where settings became "sticky" until you went out of plugin admin and came back after resetting them

Requires: 3.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9.2
Last Updated: 2014-8-27
Downloads: 438,983

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