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Alternative WordPress Image Uploader Using Flickr

Description

This plugin was created to for those people who are unsatisfied with image resizing capabilites of wordpress uploader.
It uses services from flickr. You can upload your images to flickr.com and then make your photos public. You can play with your pictures using services provided by flickr and then using this plugin you can easily attach them to your blog post.

This release aadded the option for choosing tags or sets to fetch the images. Also fixed the issue where enabling this plugin, interfered with wordpress 2.5’s jquery.
you can get more information at akWpUploader article.

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PLEASE NOTE ! This plugin is still in development and may contain few bugs, please report any bug that you find !,

Installation

This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

  1. Upload akwpuploader-alternative-wordpress-image-uploader to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. That’s it nothing else.
  4. Now you can use it when you create new posts.

FAQ

How to use it?

simple just type your flickr ID in the text area and it will fetch the images from flickr for you. Once images are their just click on the image that you want to attach to you post as you do normally.

Contributors & Developers

“Alternative WordPress Image Uploader Using Flickr” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Changelog

  1. made it compatible with WP2.8
  2. Fixed the issues with WP2.5, where it interfered with jquery loaded by wordpress.
  3. Added the option to fetch images based on tag or photo set.