Widget displays thumbnails from random posts. Thumbnails can be grabbed from all posts, from posts from selected categories or selected from categorie
Select the checkbox in the widget's settings called 'Get posts from current category?'.
Write a comma separated list of category IDs in the
The order of precedence is:
Category (if selected from the drop down box), Category of viewed posts (if ticked with the checkbox), Categories (as set with a comma separated list of categories).
If you have options set for all three values then thumbs will be grabbed from the category set by the
Category dropdown box.
If you have options set for
Get posts with the same category as the viewed post? and a comma separated list of
Categories, then thumbs will be selected from the category if the post being viewed by the visitor.
Certainly. There are plenty of elements to style!
Working outwards from the image...
The img element uses the class
The image wrapper div uses the class
The container wrapper for all the images uses the class
There is a 3 column, single row table between the image wrapper and the container wrapper. The table make sit easier to position the images relative to the container wrapper's left and right sides.
The left column is an empty buffer space with the class
The middle column holds the images and has the class
The right column is an empty buffer space with the class
The table has the class
The Category title placed below the widget title and above the block of thumbnails has the class
Sure, go ahead. The plugin has a language folder. Put your translation into it. Don't ask me how to create the .po file because I don't know. Let me know when you've translated the plugin language and I'll add your work to the plugin repository.
Yes you can. I don't monitor the WordPress forums often enough to catch requests posted there. Please visit me at the plugin's homepage to make your request. I will do what I can.
The thumb will always link to the category the post belongs to. If the category you've set the widget to display contains child categories then a post that displays from that child category will link to that child category rather than the parent category. I might add an option to change this behaviour at a later date.
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Requires: 2.8 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.3.2
Last Updated: 2011-12-19
Active Installs: 4,000+
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