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Related Posts for WordPress

Increase your pageviews and SEO by manually selecting related posts for your content. Easy reciprocal linking of related posts and pages.

4.0.3

  • Fixed bug that would prevent related posts from showing when using automatic sorting and reciprocal linking turned off.

4.0.2

  • Added hook for proper database configuration when upgrading

4.0.1

  • Fixed an issue where proper DB columns for manual positions weren't generated
  • Fixed issue where automatic ordering wasn't updating in settings

4.0

  • Added support for thumbnails
  • Added support for manually ordering related posts
  • Fixed bug in widget that broke the theme's widget container and title HTML
  • Added a better way of implementing the AJAX search in the Related Posts box on the edit screen. This should take care of the problems some people were having with the search not working.
  • Added a default CSS file for styling the Related Posts on your site (this can be turned off through the settings)
  • Improved the layout of the Related Posts box on the post edit page

3.0.1

  • Fixed an HTML bug that would occur if there are no related posts and the "when there are no related posts display this text" option was selected

3.0

  • Added support for WP 3.0 custom post types - Create relations with custom post types, display related posts in one list or seperate them by post type
  • Added controlled order - You can now order the related posts by date, title or random
  • Added internationalization - You can now display the plugin settings page in your own language. I have already added Dutch, please send your language files to microkid.net@gmail.com
  • Fixed support for non Western Latin characters (Cyrillic, Arabic, etc.)
  • Plus a zillion small bugfixes and enhancements!

2.5

  • Improved the AJAX search utility with a more fluent way of updating the results list
  • Added support for multiple instances of the widget by using the new Widget API introduced in WordPress 2.8
  • Fixed a bug where the widget wouldn't show on pages
  • Related private posts are now displayed to users who have the necessary priviliges

2.4

  • You can now add drafts and planned posts as related posts, without them appearing on your site before they are properly published.
  • Added shortcode support - you can now place the [related-posts] shortcode within the content of your post to display the related posts anywhere you want.
  • (For advanced users) Added a parameter to the MRP_get_related_posts function to optionally get the related posts in an object, so you can easily use it in other plugins or your own custom way of displaying the list of related posts. For documentation on this, see the API section.

2.3

  • Added option to manage search scope: post content, post title, or both
  • Slightly improved the search query when searching for related posts
  • Added a limit of 50 search results to help the plugin work smoothly on larger sites.
  • Fixed some IE6 layout issues
  • Fixed issue where, in non reciprocal mode, after editing a post it would lose its passive connections to other posts
  • Fixed issue where hitting the enter key while in the search box would submit the page
  • Fixed issue where hitting a none character key (like shift, ctrl, etc.) in the search box would trigger the AJAX search

2.2

  • Added optimized SQL for related posts query provided by Peter Raganitsch
  • Added option for turning reciprocal function off provided by Brock Boland
  • Fixed some layout issues in WordPress 2.7
  • The search tool now searches in post title and post content.

2.1.1

  • Solved an issue with shorthand PHP tags.

2.1

  • Solved an issue where in WP 2.6 relationships with revisions were created when editing a post.

2.0

  • Added the option to display related posts underneath your post content automatically
  • Added the extended customization options for the way the list of related posts is displayed:
    • Using a custom title
    • Choosing the HTML header element (h1, h2, etc.) of the title for the related posts section
    • Custom message to display when there are no related posts, with the option no displaying anything at all (no text, no code)
  • Added widget support
  • Added support for adding related pages

1.1

  • Fixed a small issue with the paths to the .js and .css files which made the plugin break on blogs that reside in subdirectories.

Requires: 2.5 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.3.2
Last Updated: 2012-4-1
Downloads: 69,891

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