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Podcasting Plugin by TSG

The Podcasting plugin by TSG enhances WordPress' existing podcast support to enhance iTunes support by adding multiple iTunes-compatible feeds a


  • Clean up player window image


  • Clean up player window code
  • Show summary or Post


  • Enabled player in window by elimating use of WordPress shortcode
  • Only show summary in player window (improved display)


  • Fix podcast feed url display


  • Fix podcast feed url display for formats
  • Cleanup the Player Window.


  • Fix podcast feed url display
  • Update Media Format handling in settings - Display, but lock default

  • Fix Problem inserting enclosure using Fire Fox


  • Improve meta box text fields


  • Improve meta box text fields
  • Insure copy to editor works on newly inserted enclosures
  • Added New Player Window


  • Fixed native player option - checked with audio.


  • Fixed in_array parameters - used to prevent duplicate players


  • You now have the option to use the WordPress media players.
  • The legacy Video player is not available in this version.
  • We will attempt to find a suitable replacement if possible.
  • Fixed some meta box formatting issues
  • Added more clarity abound category podcasting
  • making it more likely that users will start with a podcast only feed.


  • Fixed up the admin displays for 3.8


  • Fixed incompatibility with JetPack - Player not displaying


  • Updated audio media player


  • Fixed 302 error when adding podcast media files


  • Fixed Taxonamy problem with WordPress 3.0


  • The real 2.3.8 release. One file didn't get updated in the repository


  • Strip HTML for itunes summary
  • added a custom field to use as alternative itunes:summary for each item.
  • The custom field tag is 'itunes_summary'


  • Undo the title clean up. This should already be working.


  • update paypal Link


  • Clean up Titles


  • Podcasting is now supported by TSG & iSiteStudio.com
  • itunes:new-feed-url is now supported. This tag allows you to change the URL where the podcast feed is located.


  • Now displays the surrounding player text in feeds with a download link.
  • Adds support for the Send to Editor button to work with text editors other than tinyMCE.
  • Removes a foreach warning message that could appear at the top of a blog page if PHP error reporting is enabled and no formats are specified.


  • Corrects incorrectly stripped characters from a feed's itunes:summary and itunes:subtitle tags.


  • Corrects incorrectly stripped characters from a feed's itunes:summary and itunes:subtitle tags.
  • Corrects auto detect url for format feeds.


  • Fixes a bug that was breaking the save button on the settings page in IE.


  • Adds missing WordPress menu call that prevented users from loading the settings page under WordPress 2.8.1.
  • Adds a new advanced option to disable the 404 check. Only use this option if you know what you're doing.
  • Moves the disable auto-enclose option to a new Advanced Options subheading on the settings page.


  • Adds support for WordPress' new changelog readme.txt standard. Version information is now available from within the plugin updater.
  • Enhances the links on the plugin page. Adds a settings, FAQ, and support link.


  • Fixes the disappearing / missing enclosure bug introduced with WordPress 2.8's new "enclosure prune" method.
  • Adds a second-line of defense fix to WordPress 2.8's "enclosure prune" method that will prevent enclosures from becoming garbled serialized text.
  • Adds logic to disable the add podcast button for 3 seconds to prevent duplicate enclosures.
  • Adds an additional error message for non-standard http responses.
  • Improves 404 detection for HTML error pages.


  • Adds error messages to the admin AJAX calls.
  • Adds comment with version number to header output.


  • Fixes a UTF8 feed title encoding problem.
  • Supports WordPress 2.8.


  • Adds local detection of mime types and file size. No longer requires an external connection to successfully enclose a file.
  • Removes stray player code that appears on some WordPress theme pages using the_excerpt.
  • Upgrades the JW FLV Media Player to version 4.4.
  • Adds player support (via JW FLV Media Player) for m4a files.


  • Fixes encoding issues with certain file URLs. This should eliminate the cURL issue for most people.


  • Corrects an incorrect function call in the podPress importer left over from converting to a class-based plugin.


  • Corrects issue where a manually inserted player would not prevent the automatic player from being added.


  • Fixes a blank page issue when automatically including the podcast player on posts.


  • Podcasting is now supported by Spiral Web Consulting.
  • Corrects feed URL issues when a category with the name "podcast" existed. Note: Due to this change, the URL for format feeds has changed slightly.
  • Fixes a bug that prevented new enclosures from being added.
  • Converts Podcasting to a class-based plugin. This will make adding new features easier.
  • Drastically improves new/edit enclosure interface to conform with WordPress 2.7 design standards.
  • Adds an option to disable WordPress' automatic enclosing of file URLs.
  • Allows HTML to be entered in the text fields surrounding players.
  • Adds an option to use the video player for audio files.
  • Adds support for handling 404 error situations more gracefully.


  • Corrects broken format feeds.
  • Adds several better methods for enclosing a feed (mainly fixing redirects not working).
  • Fixes all known feed validation issues as well as a few that would prevent iTunes clients from reading the feed.


  • Fixes an error that could occur if cURL is missing from PHP.


  • Corrects encoding issues with video file download links.


  • Resolves an issue where enclosures could disappear from the main feed when Podcasting is activated.
  • Resolves an issue where a local enclosure was not working for some users do to a missing magic_mime on their server.


  • Corrects a PHP warning that could occur prevent an enclosure from occurring.


  • Corrects a bug in remote file retrieval present since beta 13.


  • Applies the fixes in beta 13 to the podPress importer.
  • Fixes a rare PHP error related to the local enclosure attempt.
  • Corrects a potential XHTML error with certain themes.


  • Greatly improves enclosure retrieval. If the file can’t be accessed via the internet, a local attempt will be made. Anyone experiencing the missing enclosures bug should upgrade to this version.
  • Adds a notification if there are issues connecting to the file.
  • Corrects some plugin conflicts.
  • Fixes issues with foreign characters in the blog title.


  • Corrects an XML warning and error in the podcast feed related to the iTunes image.
  • Removes a warning that could display during a podPress import.


  • Adds support for importing via WPMU.
  • Fixes a bug where the podPress importer would not handle relative URLs correctly.


  • Improves file type detection for the Send to Editor button.
  • Corrects an XML warning in the podcast feed related to the iTunes image.
  • Improves robustness of script additions, possibly fixing some IE scripting errors.
  • Fixes some errors where importing from podPress would fail.


  • Now alerts the user if the file they enter does not exist (404). This should help weed out the mysterious disappearing enclosures.
  • Fixes a conflict with some of WordPress 2.7’s admin jQuery (namely the show button in the media gallery).
  • Corrects an XML warning in the podcast feed related to the iTunes image.


  • Corrects an error message related to the new automatic player addition.


  • Supports WordPress 2.7 and now requires WordPress 2.6.
  • Includes an importer for migrating from podPress.
  • Adds a video player (JW FLV Player) and updates the audio player (WordPress Audio Player 2.0).
  • Adds an option to automatically include players above or below the content of a post.
  • Adds options to configure player variables on a global or per player basis.
  • Adds options for placing text above, before, and below a player, while specifying a field as a “download link?.
  • Adds a more robust method for enclosing files. This new method adds relative URL support, support for enclosing any type of file, and should alleviate the problems most users were having. If a server issue is detected, a warning is displayed with more information on how to correct the problem.
  • Adds an option to configure the language of RSS feeds.
  • Adds a standard RSS image tag to the feed when itunes:artwork is used.
  • Fixes countless potential feed validation issues.


  • Corrects saved draft issue brought on by WordPress 2.6.


  • Adds missing image showing the audio player’s colors.
  • Fixes a bug where changing a format’s slug would forget the format’s explicit setting.


  • Corrects typo preventing 1.62’s fix from working.


  • Resolves an issue where an episode would not be saved once navigating away from the page.


  • Resolves an issue where certain URL characters such as spaces would cause a failure creating an enclosure.
  • Resolves validation issues with the RSS feed.


  • Adds options to configure the audio player’s colors.


  • The player is no longer replaced with the text “Download Podcast? in feeds to prevent that text from showing up in iTunes descriptions when the player is inserted first in a post.


  • Fixes the Send to Editor button when the visual editor is disabled.


  • Fixes compatibility issues with WordPress 2.5.
  • Updates to the user interface to reflect the changes in 2.5.
  • Episode addition interface is now fully AJAX. Add and delete episodes without having to refresh the page.
  • Converts [podcast] tag to new shortcode API.
  • Fixes Send to Editor button not working on the visual editor.
  • Note: Version 1.5 requires WordPress 2.5.


  • Fixes a critical Javascript error affecting Internet Explorer and possibly other browsers.
  • It is recommended to install this update as soon as possible.


  • Fixes a conflict with the Feedburner Feedsmith plugin.
  • Resolves AJAX errors when managing formats.


  • Initial release.

Requires: 3.6 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9.2
Last Updated: 2014-6-16
Downloads: 167,664


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