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bbPress Admin Bar Addition

This plugin adds useful admin links and resources for the bbPress 2.x Forum Plugin to the WordPress Toolbar / Admin Bar.

1.7.1 (2012-08-29)

  • Maintenance release
  • UPDATE: Added additional 'function_exists' check to avoid possible compatibility issues on upgrades.

1.7 (2012-08-13)

  • Maintenance release
  • UPDATE: Added new settings links and improved compatibility with new bbPress 2.1+ branch.
  • UPDATE: Updated resources links with new 2.1+ resources and deleted a bunch of old ones.
  • NEW: Added help tab on bbPress main settings pages.
  • NEW: Added link to bbPress main settings page on plugins admin table.
  • NEW: Added theme support for "Propulsion", "Angular" and "Choices" (all premium, by Kriesi at ThemeForest)
  • UPDATE: Added back the links to all existing Forums (frontend views) - were originally removed in v1.6 -- now back again with improved codebase.
  • CODE: Minor code/documentation updates & improvements.
  • UPDATE: Updated German translations and also the .pot file for all translators!

1.6 (2012-06-14)

  • Maintenance release
  • BUGFIX: Had to remove the links to all existing Forums (frontend views) because it was causing major errors with other custom post types. (Maybe it will be re-added later...).
  • NEW: Added plugin support for "GD bbPress Toolbox Pro" (premium, by Dev4Press)
  • UPDATE: Updated German translations and also the .pot file for all translators!

1.5 (2012-05-18)

  • Woot, major updates on all fronts! :)
  • New features:
    • COOL: Plugin can now be branded and customized a lot more!
    • NEW: Added 5 action hooks for hooking custom menu items in - see FAQ section here for more info on that.
    • NEW: Added 7 filters to change icon graphic, main item name, main capability and more! For these cases there are now the new built-in filters and helper functions available! (See "FAQ" section here)
    • NEW: Almost all sections can now be removed for special needs, capabilities etc. -- all done via constants in your active theme/child theme -- this way you can customize for your staff members if you need some more users with extended or restricted admin bar/toolbar access (See "FAQ" section here)
  • Extended theme/framework support:
    • NEW: Added theme support section to display links to settings pages of some bbPress 2.x specific themes.
    • NEW: Added support for: Genesis Framework plus Child Themes / Skeleton / Elbee Elgee / Fanwood / Infinity (Anti-) Framework plus Child Themes / Gratitude / Buddies / WP Sharp
  • Extended plugin support:
    • NEW: Added plugin support for "GD bbPress Tools" (free, by Dev4Press)
    • NEW: Added plugin support for "GD bbPress Widgets" (free, by Dev4Press)
    • NEW: Added plugin support for "s2Member" (free version, by WebSharks, Inc.)
    • UPDATE: Updated and improved plugin support for "GD bbPress Attachments"
    • FIX: Fixed settings link for "bbPress Moderation" plugin.
  • Other stuff and maintenance:
    • NEW: Added new settings links "Update Forum" and "Converter" in favor of upcoming bbPress 2.1 :)
    • NEW: Added new documentation video resource link.
    • NEW: Added bbPress Plugin News Planet feed link to resource links (you can also access this from here: http://friendfeed.com/bbpress-news)
    • UPDATE: Revised some wording/strings and optimized language for better display.
    • CODE: No longer loading css styles or menu items for not logged-in users when plugins like "GD Press Tools" are active (which have options to show toolbar / admin bar also for visitors...)
    • NEW: Added possibility for custom and update-secure language files for this plugin - just upload them to /wp-content/languages/bbpaba/ (just create this folder) - this enables you to use fully custom wording or translations
    • UPDATE: Moved all admin-only functions/code from main file to extra admin file which only loads within 'wp-admin', this way it's all performance-improved! :)
    • UPDATE: Updated all existing screenshots and added some new ones.
    • NEW: Added info for Multisite installs to "Installation" and "FAQ" section of readme.txt file
    • UPDATE: Updated readme.txt file with new and improved documentation, added more plugin links.
    • UPDATE: Updated German translations and also the .pot file for all translators!
    • UPDATE: Extended GPL License info in readme.txt as well as main plugin file.
    • NEW: Easy plugin translation platform with GlotPress tool: Translate "bbPress Admin Bar Addition"...

1.4 (2012-02-07)

  • Maintenance release: For WordPress 3.3+ changed display of resource links group: now at the bottom, below settings links and in WP 3.3 group style :)
  • Maintenance release: Enhanced backwards compatibility with WP 3.2/3.1 branches
  • Maintenance release: General CSS and code optimizations up to WP 3.3+
  • NEW: Added a new "Users" section below "Replies" because users seem to play an important role in a forum, right? :) (Note, only displayed if currend user as the appropiate role/cap)
  • UPDATE: Updated German community support forum link
  • NEW: Added plugin support for "bbPress WP Tweaks" (free, by veppa)
  • NEW: Added plugin support for "Custom Post Type Privacy" (free, by Kev Price)
  • NEW: Added plugin support for "WangGuard" (an anti-splog plugin - free, by WangGuard Team)
  • NEW: Added plugin support for "Members" (free, by Justin Tadlock)
  • CODE: Splitted code into more files for better maintenance - plugin support now has its own file
  • CODE: Improvement - hooked loading call for textdomain into init hook for fullfilling standard
  • CODE: More minor code/ code documenation tweaks and improvements
  • UPDATE: Updated existing and also added a few new screenshots
  • UPDATE: Updated German translations and also the .pot file for all translators!

1.3 (2012-01-09)

  • Added plugin support for "bbPress Antispam" (free, by Daniel Huesken)
  • Added plugin support for "bbPress Moderation" (free, by Ian Haycox)
  • Added plugin support for "WP SyntaxHighlighter" (free, by redcocker)
  • Minor code/ code documenation tweaks
  • Updated readme.txt file - added new "Toolbar" wording introduced with WordPress 3.3 (formerly known as the Admin Bar)
  • Updated German translations and also the .pot file for all translators!
  • Added banner image on WordPress.org for better plugin branding :)

1.2 (2011-12-04)

  • Added plugin support for "bbConverter" (free, by anointed + AWJunkies)
  • Added new external resource - "Hooks, Filters and Components for bbPress 2.0" at etivite.com
  • Added new external resource - "Getting Started with bbPress" by Smashing Magazine
  • Fixed display of first-level icon on mouse-hover with WordPress 3.3 - props to Dominik Schilling @ocean90 for great help with the CSS!
  • Updated the screenshots with fixed first-level icon
  • Updated and improved readme.txt file
  • Updated German translations and also the .pot file for all translators!
  • Now I'd call this some fully optimized release - enjoy :-)

1.1 (2011-12-03)

  • Added link to topic tag "bbpress-plugin" in the official bbPress Forum
  • Corrected a wrong link (free WP.org forum)
  • Minor code tweaks
  • Fixed some ugly typos (Mmh, happens sometimes...)
  • Updated German translations and also the .pot file for all translators!

1.0 (2011-12-03)

  • Initial release

Requires: 3.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.4.2
Last Updated: 4 years ago
Active Installs: 1,000+


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