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Any Ipsum

Roll your own custom lorem ipsum generator

v1.9.0 September 23, 2016

  • Added 'anyipsum-generated-filler' filter to allow modification of generated filler before display.
  • Added 'anyipsum-after-starts-with-row' action to HTML form.
  • Reformatted some of the label tags in the HTML form.

v1.8.1 January 8, 2016

  • Fixed a bug that was always showing the 'Starts with' text (thanks @ghost_harrenhal)

v1.8.0 December 1, 2015

  • Changed the WP-CLI generate-posts output to display a progress bar instead of individual posts (can be toggled via --no-progress-bar)

v1.7.0 November 30, 2015

  • Added --category support to WP-CLI, pass in either an ID, slug, or name
  • Added --excerpt support to WP-CLI, pass this flag to use the first sentence of the post content as the post excerpt
  • Added 'anyipsum-filler-wp-cli-insert-post-args' filter to allow modifications of the post insert args before each new post is created
  • Added 'anyipsum-filler-wp-cli-post-inserted' action which is fired after each new post is created, passes post_id

v1.6.1 September 18, 2015

  • Added WP-CLI support for generating posts. Try 'wp help any-ipsum generate-posts' for more info
  • Fixed a bug with sentence mode generating a random number of sentences

v1.5.0 June 19, 2015

  • Action 'anyipsum-filler-generated' is fired after either the shortcode or API generates any custom filler (useful for logging)

v1.4.1 July 30, 2015

  • Fixed a missing tag in the form

v1.4.0 June 9, 2015

  • Added 'html' format to API, which wraps each paragraph in p tags.
  • Added range values for the 'paras' parameter to allow random number of paragraphs, ex: paras=3-7
  • Added charset to Content-Type header for all API calls
  • Added Content-Length header for all API calls

v1.3.0 May 29, 2015

  • API now supports a 'format' parameter to specify return format
  • 'text' return format added to return ipsum in plain text

v1.2.3 March 27, 2015

  • Trim each word before adding it to a sentence

v1.2.2 March 6, 2015

  • Bux fix for API POST requests

v1.2.1 March 4, 2015

  • Code refactoring to use filter_input() and better WordPress coding standards
  • Fixed activation bug that was not setting up the initial oEmbed settings

v1.2.0 January 7, 2015

  • Added admin notice to visit settings page on plugin activation
  • Bug fix for sentences in JSON API

v1.1.0 October 22, 2014

  • Added a header for the form shortcode, ex: [anyipsum-form]Give our ipsum a try! It's the best![/anyipsum-form]
  • Added sentence mode for ipsum generators that want to use full sentences as custom words.
  • The ipsum generator on baconipsum.com site is now powered by this plugin!


  • Bug fixes for translations


  • Initial release

Requires: 4.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.7.1
Last Updated: 1 month ago
Active Installs: 100+


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