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Rotating Tweets (Twitter widget and shortcode)

Twitter widget and shortcode to show your latest tweets one at a time an animated rotation

1.6.11

  • Fixing cache bug with 'user_mentions'

1.6.10

  • New code to shrink size of cache by about 70%

1.6.9

  • Bug fix.

1.6.8

  • Shrinking cache size to reduce memory problems.
  • Improved diagnostics.
  • Clarified instructions.

1.6.7

  • Fix next/prev buttons for v. 2 of Javascript.
  • Add next/prev np_pos='tweets' option to documentation.
  • Fix bug on admin page when WP_DEBUG is set.

1.6.6

  • Corrected the 16x16 icon to the latest Twitter logo.

1.6.5

  • Language update including new Serbian translation. Solved an unusual styling problem.

1.6.4

  • Bug fix when user name not recognised.

1.6.3

  • Add option to shorten default link length to 20 characters
  • Language update including new German translation from Nils Kroneberg
  • Updated Brazilian Portuguese translation from Wilmerson Felipe

1.6.2

  • Fixing bug for PHP installations that don't support the 'u' modifier
  • Renaming v2 JavaScript to avoid clash with other plug-ins.
  • Extra diagnostics put in to solve regular expression problem

1.6.1

  • Move to a more unique class name to avoid clashes with another template.

1.6.0

  • New support for reading from multiple accounts
  • Improved clean-up on uninstallation or deactivation
  • Addition of settings page option for timeout of connection to Twitter
  • Addition of settings page option for placement of JavaScript at the bottom of the page
  • Addition of settings page option for duration of cache
  • Fixed problem with hashtags and accents
  • Improved error messages for connection problems
  • Tidying up settings page text

1.5.1

  • Enforce rules on replies and retweets even if the Twitter API doesn't
  • Fixed problem with Magazino template
  • Fixed incorrect message on settings page

1.5.0

  • Added Carousel rotation option and beta support for version 2 of JQuery Cycle
  • Added link_all_text shortcode tag and functionality
  • Added richer debug information
  • Corrected API expiry date
  • Added missing alt tag
  • Kept CSS permanently in the header to maintain HTML capability
  • Public facing Dutch translation complete - many thanks to Natasja Weijer for her help on this
  • Attempt to fix clash with Avada and Gleam themes

1.4.7

  • HTML5 compliance
  • Improved rate-limiting

1.4.6

  • Addition of Brazilian Portuguese translation
  • Addition of new display format 6

1.4.5

  • Deletes old cache entries if unused for more than 30 days
  • Fixes a jQuery cycle clash with the Oxygen theme.
  • Added readme.txt instructions for dealing with the WordPress error code: http_request_failed - name lookup timed out.

1.4.4

  • Adds an option to switch off verification of SSL connections to Twitter
  • Adds a short code option (no_rotate) to switch off rotation

1.4.3

  • Removes two lines of CSS causing formatting problems
  • Improves responsiveness going from narrow to wider layouts

1.4.2

  • Corrected minor error with resizing of .rtw_meta div

1.4.1

1.4.0

  • Support for search, favorites and lists via Rotating Tweets widgets.

1.3.18

  • Improved and clearer error messages.
  • Removed search bug.
  • 'Next' and 'Prev' buttons for shortcodes.

1.3.17

  • Adds the opportunity to show lists.
  • Tackles a very odd box height problem that has just appeared in Chrome (but not Firefox or IE).

1.3.16

  • Making sure hashtags have a space or the start of a line before them.
  • Tidying up errors found when running plug-in with wp_debug set to true

1.3.15

  • Minor correction to hashtag code

1.3.14

  • Fixes accents in hashtags (hopefully).
  • Adds beta of search to the shortcode API.
  • Adds new format of Tweet display.

1.3.13

  • Strips @ from screen names to avoid API problems.

1.3.12

  • Removes accents from screen names (and otherwise cleans them up).
  • Add test option (currently for shortcodes only) to access favorites.
  • Solves clash between PECL OAuth library and the Rotating Tweets OAuth library.

1.3.11

  • Supports cyrillic hashtags!

1.3.10

  • Fixed hashtag links

1.3.9

0.712 (1.3.8)

  • Fixed bug with console.log javascript on IE.

0.711 (1.3.7)

  • Fixed up a significant problem with cacheing.

0.709 (1.3.6)

  • Tidying up error reporting.

0.707 (1.3.5)

  • Fixes major bug resulting from upgrade to handle Twitter API v 1.1

0.706 (1.3.4)

  • Change to JavaScript to improve width handling for tweets.

0.703 (1.3.3)

  • Minor code tidying to improve debugging and increase speed!

0.702 (1.3.2)

  • Adjustment to javascript and CSS to cope with long links or long words

0.701 (1.3.1)

  • Very minor mistake in rendering code

0.700 (1.3.0)

  • Important upgrade needed for Rotating Tweets to keep working after March 2013. Supports version 1.1 of the Twitter API.

0.625 (1.2.4)

  • Enabled users to make all links open in a new tab or window

0.623 (1.2.3)

  • Fixed a problem where a short name fitted inside a long one - e.g. @rotary and @rotarycrocus

0.622 (1.2.2)

  • Escaped title tags

0.621 (1.2.1)

  • Fixed timezone problem.

0.620 (1.2.0)

  • Added option to show links in a new window
  • Fix problem with selection of 20 second rotating speed.

0.613 (1.1.6)

  • Fixed instructions in plug-ins list.

0.612 (1.1.5)

  • Fixed error message caused by last fix causing tweets to repeat.

0.611 (1.1.4)

  • Finally ran with debug and removed all the error messages.

0.610 (1.1.3)

  • Starts to add options to allow for different length URLs

0.602 (1.1.2)

  • Fixes bug with Javascript

0.601 (1.1.1)

  • Fixes problem with stylesheet

0.600 (1.1.0)

*Now includes options consistent with Twitter display options * Tidied up code.

0.505 (1.0.0)

  • Minimised Javascript.
  • Set-up for I18n.

0.502 (0.4.1)

  • Javascript fix for zero height tweets problem

0.500 (0.4.0)

  • Adds options for how tweet information is displayed and how the tweet rotates.

0.492 (0.3.1)

  • Solves Cannot use string offset as an array error on line 232

0.491 (0.3.0)

  • Lets you customise the Twitter 'follow' button.
  • Fixes problem with media links.
  • Sorts problem of overlong links reshaping widgets.

0.48 (0.2.6)

  • More detailed error messages for WordPress installations unable to access Twitter.
  • Fixes problem on the zeeBizzCard template and sets up fix for other templates that use their own install of the jquery-cycle javascript.

0.471 (0.2.5)

  • Making sure that cache never gets overwritten unless new, valid twitter data has been downloaded.
  • Dealing with the problem that someone in a long conversation may not get enough valid tweets to show by asking for only 20 tweets from Twitter.

0.46 (0.2.4)

  • Properly handles rate-limiting by Twitter

0.44 (0.2.3)

  • Removes follow button if Twitter has returned an empty value

0.43 (0.2.2)

  • Improved error checking if Twitter has returned an empty value

0.42 (0.2.1)

  • Fixed major bug causing crashes when Twitter goes down

0.40 (0.2.0)

  • Added ability to alter speed of rotation

0.30 (0.1.8)

  • Fixes bug - problem with get_object_vars() on line 193

0.29 (0.1.7)

  • Better handling of retweets. No longer cuts off the end of the text on longer RTs.

0.28 (0.1.6)

  • Properly fixes flaw in how flags are handled.

0.27 (0.1.5)

  • Fixed flaw in how flags are handled.

0.26 (0.1.4)

  • Stops display and cacheing of non-existent twitter feeds

0.25 (0.1.3)

  • Stops display and cacheing of faulty twitter feeds

0.21 (0.1.2)

  • Replaced a missing </div> in the follow-button code (with thanks to jacobp for spotting it and suggesting a fix)

0.2 (0.1.1)

  • Fixed a problem with cacheing

0.1 (0.1.0)

  • First published version

Requires: 2.6 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9
Last Updated: 2014-4-17
Downloads: 133,567

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Support

16 of 18 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.

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