This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

appcastle.net API

Description

Collects information to list information on appcastle.net for easy overview and updating of your own wordpress installations.

Installation

There are three ways of installing this plugin.

using plugin directory ( most common )

  1. log into your wordpress backend
  2. go to “Plugins” – “installed Plugins”
  3. click on “add Plugins”
  4. search for appcastle.net
  5. install and activate plugin

using zip file

  1. download plugin from https://plugin.appcastle.net/appcastle_wordpress.zip
  2. log into your wordpress backend
  3. go to “Plugins” – “installed Plugins”
  4. click on “add Plugins”
  5. click on “upload”
  6. choose zip file from hard disk
  7. install and activate plugin

using ftp

  1. download plugin from https://plugin.appcastle.net/appcastle_wordpress.zip
  2. unzip file
  3. upload directory to /plugins folder of wordpress installation
  4. log into your wordpress backend
  5. go to “Plugins” – “installed Plugins”
  6. activate plugin

register at appcastle.net

  1. go to https://register.appcastle.net/de/registration
  2. create account
  3. wait for password mail and set password
  4. log in and go to “WordPress Watch” and add name and address of wordpress installation
  5. generate token and add to configuration in wordpress

FAQ

What about security?

Nobody will be able to log into your wordpress account. All information retrieved from your server are: wordpress version, plugins, themes and used space of disk and database. The connection is secured by a generated API token, which you are able to change at any time.

Where to I enter the API token?

  1. Log into your wordpress backend.
  2. Go to “settings” – “appcastle.net settings”

Contributors & Developers

“appcastle.net API” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Changelog

0.7

  • Corrected readout of available wordpress version