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Advanced Steam Widget

Displays Steam gaming statistics in a widget with increased flexibility, stability, and performance


  • Steam data update is done using cron now instead of at intervals on widget display. should remove any possible data propagation delays for visitors
  • added timer displays for last and next update in widget options
  • added additional error checking and reporting
  • added cleanup on plugin deactivation and uninstall
  • added profile URL and box-sizing CSS to all presets
  • fixed CURL redirect issue involving PHP-deprecated safe mode
  • fixed WP-deprecated widget constructor error
  • fixed a PHP notice
  • various optimizations


  • workaround for Steam bug where hours played last two weeks is reported as 0.0
  • fixed case where stats conditional was true when there were no stats


  • added two new presets
  • added basic shortcode support
  • added ability to not have a widget title
  • added profile URL pattern
  • added conversion for Steam IDs to Profile IDs
  • various template tweaks


  • added four preset templates
  • added conditional patterns for stats and user status
  • added stats URL pattern for games
  • simplified widget options
  • fixed minor bug with curl (thanks Andrewsk1)


  • a few default template fixes
  • more error checking for the Steam API output


  • First public release

Requires: 3.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.3.1
Last Updated: 6 days ago
Active Installs: 600+


5 out of 5 stars


0 of 1 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.

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