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Recent Facebook Posts

Lists most recent Facebook posts from public Facebook pages. A faster, prettier and more customizable alternative to Facebooks Like Box.

1.8.5 - December 3, 2013

  • Fixed: Character encoding for scandinavian languages etc.

1.8.4 - December 2, 2013

  • Fixed: Empty events won't show
  • Improved: a cache renewal is no longer required after changing the image size
  • Improved: after changing important settings, cache will automatically be cleared
  • Improved: added a test configuration button which performs a simple ping to Facebook.
  • Improved: added an info message for new users
  • Improved: filters are now added the "WordPress way", which means they can be disabled
  • Improved: namespaced the trigger for renewing the cache
  • Improved: added empty index.php files to prevent directory listings
  • Improved: code clean-up

1.8.3 - November 17, 2013

  • Fixed: removed weird character between comment count and timestamp

1.8.2 - November 17, 2013

  • Fixed: some translated strings in settings pages were not printed.
  • Improved: plugin file can no longer be access directly
  • Improved: better plugin code loading
  • Improved: disabled plugin directory listing
  • Added: domain path
  • Added: license file
  • Updated Dutch translations

1.8.1 - November 4, 2013

  • Fixed: link previews without images not showing
  • Added: filter rfbp_show_link_images to hide link preview images
  • Improved: Link preview CSS

1.8 - November 3, 2013

  • Added: previews of attached links, with image and short description (like Facebook)
  • Added: Translation files
  • Added: Dutch translations
  • Improved: Moved cache time to a filter.
  • Improved: Removed session_start() call.

1.7.3 - October 28, 2013

  • Added: rfbp_read_more filter.
  • Added: rfbp_content filter.
  • Added: option to unhook wpautop from rfbp_content filter.

1.7.2 - October 18, 2013

  • Fixed: No posts showing up for Scandinavian languages
  • Improved: Links will no longer show up twice
  • Added: Conversion of common smileys

1.7.1 - October 17, 2013

  • Fixed: fetching posts from wrong Facebook page. Sorry for the quick version push.
  • Improved: default CSS

1.7 - October 16, 2013

  • Fixed issue where strings with dots where turned into (broken) links.
  • Improved: better linebreaks
  • Improved: Now using WP Transients for caching
  • Improved: Now using WP HTTP API for fetching posts, which allows for other transfer methods besides just cURL.
  • Improved: No user access token is required any more. Access tokens will now never expire.

1.6 - October 7, 2013

  • Improved code performance and readability
  • Improved usability of admin settings
  • Improved: cleaner HTML output
  • Improved: default CSS
  • Improved: image resizing
  • Improved: default settings
  • Added installation instructions link to admin settings
  • Added many CSS classes to output
  • Fixed extra double quote breaking link validation

Important: CSS Selectors and HTML output has changed in this version. If you're using custom styling rules you'll have to edit them after updating.

1.5.3 - October 3, 2013

  • Improved: Code improvement
  • Improved: UI improvement, implemented some HTML5 fields
  • Improved: Moved options page back to sub-item of Settings.

1.5.2 - October 1, 2013

  • Fixed: max-width in older browsers

1.5.1 - September 20, 2013

  • Improved: a lot of refactoring, code clean-up, etc.
  • Improved: "open link in new window" option now applies to ALL generated links

1.5

  • Improved: huge performance improvement for retrieving posts from Facebook
  • Improved: some code refactoring
  • Improved: cache now automatically invalidated when updating settings
  • Improved: settings are now sanitized before saving
  • Fixed: like and comment count no longer capped at 25
  • Changed links to show your appreciation for the plugin.

1.4

  • Changed cache folder to the WP Content folder (outside of the plugin to prevent cache problems after updating the plugin).
  • Added redirection fallbacks when headers have already been sent when trying to connect to Facebook.
  • Fixed error message when cURL is not enabled.
  • Improved some messages and field labels so things are more clear.
  • Updated Facebook API class.

1.3

  • Added Facebook icon to WP Admin menu item
  • Changed the connecting to Facebook process
  • Improved error messages
  • Improved code, code clean-up
  • Improved usability in admin area by showing notifications, removing unnecessary options, etc.
  • Added notice when access token expires (starting 14 days in advance)
  • Fixed: Cannot redeclare Facebook class.
  • Fixed: Images not being shown when using "normal" as image source size
  • Fixed: empty status updates (friends approved)

1.2.3

  • Changed the way thumbnail and normal image links are generated, now works with shared photos as well.
  • Added read_stream permission, please update your access token.
  • Added cache succesfully updated notice

1.2.2

  • Added option to hide images
  • Added option to load either thumbnail or normal size images from Facebook's CDN
  • Added border to image links

1.2.1

  • Fixed parameter app_id is required notice before being able to enter it.

1.2

  • Fixed: Reverted back to 'posts' instead of 'feed', to exclude posts from others.
  • Fixed: undefined index 'count' when renewing cache file
  • Fixed: wrong comment or like count for some posts
  • Improved: calculation of cache file modification time to prevent unnecessary cache renewal
  • Improved: error message when cURL is not enabled
  • Improved: access token and cache configuration options are now only available when connected

1.1.2

  • Fixed: Added spaces after the like and comment counts in the shortcode output

1.1.1

  • Updated: Expanded installation instructions.
  • Changed: Some code improvements
  • Added: Link to Facebook numeric ID helper website.
  • Added: Check if cache directory exists. If not the plugin will now automatically try to create it with the right permissions.
  • Added: option to open link to Facebook Page in a new window.

1.1

  • Added: Shortcode to show a list of recent facebook updates in your posts: '[recent_facebook_posts]'

1.0.5

  • Added: More user-friendly error message when cURL is not enabled on your server.

1.0.4

  • Improved: The way the excerpt is created, words (or links) won't be cut off now
  • Fixed: FB API Error for unknown fields.
  • Added: Images from FB will now be shown too. Drop me a line if you think this should be optional.

1.0.3

  • Improved the way the link to the actual status update is created (thanks Nepumuk84).
  • Improved: upped the limit of the call to Facebooks servers.

1.0.2

  • Fixed a PHP notice in the backend area when renewing cache and fetching shared status updates.
  • Added option to show link to Facebook page, with customizable text.

1.0.1

  • Added error messages for easier debugging.

1.0

  • Added option to load some default CSS
  • Added option to show like count
  • Added option to show comment count
  • Improved usability. Configuring Recent Facebook Posts should be much easier now due to testing options.

0.1

  • Initial release

Requires: 3.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.7.1
Last Updated: 2013-12-3
Downloads: 93,428

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