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BillyBen Ring


BB Rings can display your links, with or without their own category, your categories, your page and your posts tags. It show them by circle, full or arrowed, and it is moving!
It is quite entirely customizable, especially all colors can be indivudually choosen.You can also add the widget to your page or post with shortcode. Each instance of BB Ring are customizable (see screenshots). You can choose wether it open a new windows or keep the same for each display’s type. It use an swf integrated by swfObject2 (javascript) in the html page. The Option page also uses Javascript for a really convenient experience.. (…).

Available in English and French


It require Javascript enabled, and Flash Player 10 or higher.

You can also visit Widget Page

note : ColorPicker javascript code were from Jan Odvarko (jscolor)

WPML Compatibility : It can display colors for different languages, based on the admin language choosen colors.


  • The BillyBen Ring widget displaying different configurations.
  • The BillyBen Ring Menu (probably at the bottom)
  • The BBR's Options Page - Widget Option creation
  • The BBR's Color Option page (with a drag!)
  • The BBR Help Page head
  • The SideBar configuration of BBR Widget


  1. Upload the “” file.
  2. Unzip the content
  3. Copy the “BillyBenRing” folder (found in “billyben-rings” folder from unzipping) to your wordpress pluging folder
  4. Activate the plugin through the “Plugins” menu in WordPress
  5. Configure the Ring’s colors on “BB Ring Colors option ” page (by the BillyBen Ring option menu)
  6. Configure each widget by the BillyBen Ring option menu, create and delete.
  7. At the widget page, add BillyBenRing to your sidebar, choose witch Widget Id it refers (sometimes the ifd of the widget 0 doesn’t appeat in choices, just create another one)

Note : For some configurations (don’t know which) the auto install by the admin panel failed (you will see the error “invalid header”), prefer an ftp installation.


When I switch Language with WPML I lost data

Make sure you have defined each traduction for each item, and you have links those traduction

No “0” id appear in choices for widget choice in sidebar widget panel

Yes, i know, sometimes for some unknow reason it does’nt. just create an another one in the bbr widget configuration page.

Please Ask! Widget Page

Contributors & Developers

“BillyBen Ring” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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