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Slideshow

Integrate a fancy slideshow in just five steps. - Rainbows. Rainbows everywhere.

2.2.21

  • Compatible with WordPress 3.9.
  • Added "Cross Fade" option to the animation settings.
  • Updated the API to support retrieving the direction of the animation on the animation event.
  • Fixed: Slideshow moving to next slide on keyboard navigation. By Ben Wetzel
  • Fixed: HTML5 validation issue.
  • Fixed: Permission check that checked for "edit_post" instead of "edit_slideshow".

2.2.20

  • Compatible with WordPress 3.8.
  • Accessibility improvements by Ben Wetzel
  • Title and description element types can now be set from backend and anchor tags are omitted when no URL is set.
  • Improved functional stylesheet.
  • Post published/updated message doesn't show a link to a non-existant page anymore.
  • New tags are available for custom stylesheets: %site-url%, %stylesheet-url% and %template-url%
  • Fixed: When the slideshow would not have any height, slides would not hide outside of the slideshow.
  • Added Serbo-Croatian translation by Webhosting Hub.
  • Updated Persian translation by W3Design.
  • Updated Chinese translation by Leo Newbiesup.
  • Updated Swedish translation by Wilhelm Svenselius.

2.2.19

  • Slideshows can now detect when their stylesheet isn't loaded and load their own when this is the case.
  • The functional stylesheet should now provide a more stable base for all slideshows.
  • Fixed: Uploading images through the WordPress 3.5 uploader on a slideshow's edit page would return an error.
  • Fixed: Images with a 'max-width: 100%;' style rule would size wrongly on responsive websites.
  • Fixed: The randomization method returned error messages.

2.2.18

  • Added option to select whether or not search engines should follow a slide's link.
  • Improved filter avoiding mechanism.
  • Disappearing settings now have a more apparent animation.
  • Fixed: First slide of a slideshow wouldn't show when the slideshow's content had no size on page load.
  • Added Brazilian Portuguese translation by Piero Luiz.
  • Updated French translation by Romain Sandri.

2.2.17

  • Fixed: Images disappeared when their width was larger than the slide's width and image behaviour was set to 'Natural and centered'

2.2.16

  • Inserting images can now be done using the WordPress 3.5 uploader.
  • Images can now fill up an entire slide without losing their dimensions, using the 'Zoom to fit' option.
  • Fixed: Descriptions came up and stayed up on fly-over.
  • Fixed: Image calculations failed in a few because of a 'jQuery.outerWidth()' bug.
  • Fixed: Control panel wasn't correctly initialized when slideshow was set to automatically slide to the next slide.

2.2.15

  • The image dimension calculation algorithm now uses a more stable and more efficient way to determine the size of images.
  • Added slideshow API.
  • Fixed: WP Color Picker (Iris) adds a hashtag to color codes. As slideshow does this as well, text slides didn't display color properly.

2.2.14

  • Fixed: Slideshow didn't show because of a JavaScript error when calculating an unstretched image's dimension.

2.2.13

  • The SlideshowPluginAjax.php has been re-added to SVN.

2.2.12

  • Compatible with WordPress 3.6.
  • Complete javascript revision to be better manageable with the help of the Prepros tool.
  • Related videos can now be enabled or disabled on YouTube videos.
  • YouTube API now is only loaded when a video slide needs to be shown.
  • Re-arranged the 'General Settings' page to have a 'General Settings' tab that contains overall system settings.
  • Added option to choose the loading location of the stylesheets, as IE8 and older don't always allow in-body styling.
  • Implemented a new algorithm for randomizing slides.
  • Slideshow can now wait for a slide to load before showing it.
  • Fixed: The 'Enable responsiveness' setting disappeared when disabling the 'Show title and description' option.
  • Added Turkish translation by İlker Akdoğan.
  • Added Polish translation by Wicher Wiater.
  • Added Finnish translation by an anonymous supporter.
  • Updated French translation by Romain Sandri.
  • Added Portuguese translation by Filipe Catraia.
  • Added Persian translation by W3Design.
  • Added Italian translation by Tecnikgeek.
  • Added Japanese translation by Michihide Hotta.

2.2.11

  • Fixed: The slideshow script loaded the YouTube API twice.
  • Fixed: Floating the slideshow resulted in it having no width, therefore being invisible.
  • Fixed: Sites that don't support URL data weren't able to load a slideshow's stylesheet correctly.
  • Fixed: Slideshow randomly disappeared in Internet Explorer 8 when absolute positioning was used.
  • Added Swedish translation by Åke Isacsson.
  • Added Hebrew translation by Eli Segev.

2.2.10

  • Fixed: Auto margin combined with a fixed width will no longer break slideshow's responsiveness.
  • Updated Russian translation, thanks to Dmitry Fatakov.

2.2.9

  • Fixed: Descriptions didn't show when 'Hide descriptions' was set to 'No'.
  • Fixed: Title was given wrong size by CSS.

2.2.8

  • Fixed: Images that have a, to WordPress, unknown size weren't able to show on all websites.
  • Fixed: Images in the image inserter popup were being skipped over when loading more results because of a faulty query.
  • All stylesheets are now loaded at the page's bottom to validate in HTML checkers and be cached by the visitor's browser.
  • Improved the handling of description boxes. Description boxes will no longer be 'jumpy' nor will they pop up on fly-over.
  • Errors in jQuery's 'ready' method no longer stop the slideshow from showing. However, JavaScript errors should always be resolved.
  • Text slides can now have transparent backgrounds by leaving the 'Background color' field empty.

2.2.7

  • Fixed: Slideshow control buttons were placed behind the slideshow.
  • Fixed: Image slides doubly inserted after having clicked on 'Load more results'
  • Included width and height attributes on all image elements.

2.2.6

  • Fixed: Theme's that set image heights affected the slideshow's image dimensions.
  • Fixed: Compatibility with the ALO EasyMail Newsletter plugin.
  • Fixed: Image's 'alt' values didn't show when no image title was set.

2.2.5

  • Fixed: Slideshow settings nonce prevented 3.4 and older WP users from saving their slideshows.

2.2.4

  • Fixed: Video slideshows will now work on mobile devices supported by YouTube.
  • Fixed: Removed multi-line element tags to prevent WordPress from adding '
    ' tags into them.
  • Fixed: Quick editing a slideshow deleted its content.
  • Image files can now be found by their file names.

2.2.3

  • Fixed: A 'console.log();' message presumably caused Internet Explorer to have problems when inserting slides.
  • Fixed: Slideshows that are hidden on page's load now wait to become visible before calculating their size.

2.2.2

  • Fixed: Float and size bugs caused by the maximum width element.
  • Fixed: PHP errors were showing in 'Delete slide' links.
  • Live width calculations have been halved to improve performance.
  • Default settings have been tuned to cater better to most users.
  • Added Czech translation by Edhel.

2.2.1

  • Fixed: A bug in the width calculations caused slideshows in width-less elements to be hidden.
  • Fixed: The functional stylesheet defined the last five header elements for the entire page, instead of just for the slideshow.
  • Fixed: Pagination bullets were showing multiple times because of a CSS bug.
  • Padding and margin in unordered lists set to 0 by default.
  • Videos can now be played in full-screen.
  • Functional stylesheet temporarily moved to the head section of the page until the stylesheets can be loaded beneath it.

2.2.0

  • The slideshow script has been completely renewed, making it more lightweight, more versatile and responsive altogether.
  • Slideshow now has a continuing loop.
  • Pagination bullets can now be shown.
  • Slide order can now be completely random, as can the animation type.
  • Added new animations.
  • Slideshow now pauses when a (YouTube) video is playing or when a mouse is hovering over.
  • Fixed: Image title and description were wrongly filled with attachment's content.

2.1.23

  • Default settings can now be changed from the 'General Settings' page.
  • Custom styles are now shared across all slideshows and endless customizations can be created.
  • Added input fields to set separate titles and descriptions for shared images.
  • Cleaned up the slides list's layout, to reach a more WordPress-like look.
  • Adapted the 'Dark' style to be more compatible with the WordPress TwentyTwelve theme.
  • Changed 'Insert Slideshow' link to appear as a button.
  • Empty settings won't be shown at the end of the settings boxes.

2.1.22

  • Added French translation.
  • Added a "General Settings" page, containing user capability settings.
  • Cleaned up unnecessary settings that were showing on page.
  • Replaced the, in WordPress 3.5, deprecated function 'wp_get_single_post' with the 'get_post' function.
  • Added an on-page error logger to be able to solve back-end issues faster. Nothing is shown when no errors exist, doesn't affect SEO.

2.1.21

  • Fixed: Adding new slides was made impossible by a faulty setting.
  • Fixed: Image tag placed on multiple lines caused some sites to not display images correctly due to an inserted break character.

2.1.20

  • Fixed: Query filters will no longer alter the output of the slideshow.
  • Fixed: Images not always showing in image inserter popup.
  • Compatibility with WordPress 3.5 confirmed.
  • First back-end increment towards version 2.2.0, introducing a more efficient way to store and retrieve the slideshow's settings and slides.

2.1.19

  • Fixed: Slides are now always floated, despite any parent CSS settings.
  • Fixed: Slideshow settings will no longer cloud any other posts with their post-meta.
  • PHP snippet will now only be shown when the current user can edit themes.
  • Videos in the slideshow will from now on depend on WordPress' swfobject.js file.
  • Changed slideshow's script namespace from 'slideshow_script' to 'slideshow-jquery-image-gallery-script'.
  • Untitled slideshows in the widget form will now display as 'Untitled slideshow', instead of an empty field.

2.1.18

  • Text slide descriptions are now displayed in text areas, making editing of long descriptions more convenient.
  • Backgrounds of text slides can now be set to transparent by leaving the 'Background color' field empty.
  • Settings are now loaded from a JavaScript variable, so (the major) search engines won't read them as actual content.
  • Widget title's HTML tags are now discarded when no widget title is set.

2.1.17

  • Fixed: Invalid argument being supplied for the foreach loop in SlideshowPluginPostType on line 352.
  • Fixed: Undefined index being thrown by URL target setting on slideshow creation.
  • Video slide now accepts YouTube URLs as well.

2.1.16

  • Security update enabling HTML in slides again, but only allowing it in a very strict format without any scripts.
  • Added shortcode editor, which provides a more convenient way of inserting slideshows in your posts and pages.
  • Updated the way slideshows are retrieved. A faulty ID will no longer cause the slideshow to not show at all.
  • Slideshows can now also be fetched by their slugs.
  • The example shortcode's ID on the slideshow settings page is now surrounded by quotes to prevent confusion.

2.1.15

  • Fixed: Security issues.
  • Added Chinese translation.

2.1.14

  • Fixed: Text slide descriptions allow HTML again.

2.1.13

  • Fixed: PHP security issues.
  • Set order of images gotten in 'Image slide' pop-up to post date, descending.

2.1.12

  • Moved slideshow activation to the footer script. Footer jQuery scripts are now supported.

2.1.11

  • Fixed: Conflict with the Gravity Forms plugin.

2.1.10

  • Fixed: Slideshow widget form now is compatible with older versions of PHP, that didn't recognize a null value as a set value.

2.1.9

  • Fixed: Not all admin themes support scripts in the admin footer, admin scripts are moved to the header.

2.1.8

  • Option added to be able to control whether to use a filter, or to directly output on shortcode.

2.1.7

  • Fixed: Slideshow in some cases unable to show next slide in fade animation.

2.1.6

  • Slideshow widgets are loaded using theme sidebar settings, making the widget more dynamic.
  • Fixed: Slideshow widget title can now be set to an empty value.

2.1.5

  • Fixed: WordPress intervened with the HTML output by the shortcode, this caused scripts to break.
  • Fixed: Slideshow width isn't affected by width-less elements anymore, instead it seeks the first div's width.

2.1.4

  • Fixed: Slideshows in posts are now longer broken by WordPress inserted 'em' tags.
  • Fixed: Image borders no longer fall off-slide.

2.1.3

  • Fixed: Overflow container now adapts to its parent element correctly.
  • Fixed: Internet Explorer now shows control panel (buttons etc.) on top of the Flash element.
  • Fixed: Images are now loaded by the WordPress function, rather than being loaded from the database's 'guid'.

2.1.2

  • WordPress media uploader link in image inserter pop-up now opens in a new window.
  • Fixed: Image inserter pop-up CSS no longer pushes the 'insert' buttons off-screen.

2.1.1

  • Fixed: Settings meta-box threw an unexpected 'T_ENDFOREACH' since a shorthand PHP tag was used improperly.

2.1.0

  • Added Youtube video slides.
  • Slide URLs can now be chosen to open in a new window.
  • Added headers above settings, giving the user mover oversight.
  • Endless scrolling is now available in the image inserter pop up.
  • Images are now centered in their slides by default.
  • Script is now activated on document ready, not window load.
  • Hid slides in another element so that buttons could overflow the slideshow container.
  • Fixed: Hide-away settings were influenced by their own settings fields.
  • Fixed: Stretching was not always handled correctly.
  • Fixed: Script counter made the first view show twice.

2.0.1

  • Fixed: Version 1.x.x slides disappeared after updating to version 2.0.0. An automatic converter has been added.

2.0.0

  • Complete sideshow script revision to support new features.
  • The script now supports two kinds of animations: 'Slide' and 'Fade'.
  • Multiple images can be shown in one slide, instead of one.
  • Text slides are available.
  • Descriptions are more cooperative, they don't overlap the entire image anymore. (Instead they hide or have a user-defined fixed height)
  • Multiple slideshows can now be shown on one page.
  • Play and pause buttons are now available, as is the option not to auto-play and/or loop the slideshow.
  • Stylesheets no longer partially depend on the website's stylesheet, except for the fonts.
  • The script and its functional stylesheet are now compressed to save loading time.
  • Added jQuery sortables script to sort slides.
  • Images you've already uploaded and attached to other posts can now be loaded into the slideshow, saving disk space (and time).

1.3.5

  • Fixed: Namespace complications found with the Slideshow widget, renamed all classes.

1.3.4

  • Fixed: Custom width of the slideshow will no longer cause buttons to fall off-screeen.

1.3.3

  • Extended compatibility to servers that do not support short php opening tags.

1.3.2

  • Fixed: 1.3.1 Bugfix failed to work, fixed problem entirely after reproducing it.
  • Added alternative way to load default css into empty custom-style box, so that users without 'allow_url_fopen' enabled aren't influenced negatively by it.

1.3.1

  • Fixed: Check if function 'file_get_contents' exists before calling it, some servers have this disabled. (This throws errors and messes up the plugin)

1.3.0

  • Added Dutch translation.
  • Custom styles for each slideshow are now available to be more compatable with every theme. (Black and transparent scheme)
  • Encapsulated a css class so that it does not interfere with anything outside the slideshow_container.
  • Moved slides list to the side, saving space on the slideshow specific settings page.
  • Settings bugs completely fixed, finally. (Previous version deleted post-meta on auto-save)
  • Moved Slideshow settings and images script to inside the slideshow_container, outputting a more coherent whole.
  • Settings moved from multiple meta keys to a single one. (This resets everyone's settings)
  • Added a WordPress media upload button to the slides list, this simplifies attaching images to a slideshow.
  • Better way of including the jQuery library is now being used.
  • Fixed bug with the number of slides shown in the slideshow stuck at the default value of five.

1.2.1

  • Fixed: Slideshow specific settings not saving.

1.2.0

  • Slideshows can now be placed in posts as well, using shortcode [slideshow id=SlideshowPostId].
  • Added a widget that can be loaded with an existing slideshow of choice.
  • Tested up to version 3.4.

1.1.0

  • Added jQuery library as WordPress websites don't seem to load them by default.
  • Slideshow script now depends on by the plugin enqueued jQuery script.

1.0.1

  • Added documentary comments.
  • Fixed error with directory paths causing Slideshows post type page to generate warnings.

1.0.0

  • Initial release.

Requires: 3.5 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9
Last Updated: 2014-3-31
Downloads: 484,277

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