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Book Review

Spend more time reading

2.3.5

  • Fix: Update plugin homepage link.

2.3.4

  • New: Add Site Links section to the Links settings tab to facilitate adding Goodreads and/or Barnes & Noble links.
  • Tweak: Optimize Javascript and CSS files.
  • Fix: Fix an issue where the review box could potentially be shown in undesirable locations.

2.3.3

  • Tweak: Updated error message when retrieving book info.
  • Tweak: Added documentation links to Rating Images and Custom Fields tabs.
  • Tweak: Removed "by" in front of author name in archives.

2.3.2

  • Fix: Add a new link in the Book Review Settings.

2.3.1

  • New: Add new book_review_links_meta filter for returning links meta used in the Book Info meta box.
  • Fix: Change book_review_links filter to return links HTML.

2.3.0

  • New: Add support for custom fields.
  • Tweak: Improved validation when saving settings and post meta.
  • Tweak: Add filters when retrieving post meta.
  • Tweak: Add filters when saving and retrieving settings.
  • Fix: Include post in archives now saves when not checked.

2.2.3

  • Tweak: Update admin notice that shows when plugin is first activated.

2.2.2

  • New: Add Dutch translation.
  • Tweak: Internationalize countries on Advanced tab.
  • Fix: Fix Format not showing in review box.

2.2.1

  • New: Add Serbian translation.
  • New: Add book_review_meta_box hook for when Book Info meta box is added.
  • Tweak: Update website links.
  • Fix: Fix broken translation string on Advanced tab.

2.2.0

  • New: Add ability to select post types to show book information for.
  • Tweak: Remove Release Date Format field. Format is now controlled via the Date Format field in Settings > General.

2.1.14

  • New: Add Country dropdown to Advanced tab of Book Review settings.
  • Tweak: Apply WordPress CSS class names to input elements.
  • Fix: Fix 403 error from Google Books API for some users.

2.1.13

  • New: Add dismissible admin notice when plugin is first activated.
  • New: Add link to Google Developers Console text on Advanced tab.

2.1.12

  • New: Add Indonesian translation.
  • New: Add book_review_links filter for rendering links in review box.
  • Tweak: Eliminate use of extract function.
  • Tweak: Don't close <input> or <img> tags.
  • Fix: Escape all variables.
  • Fix: Links defined in the Book Info meta box were not being removed when cleared.
  • Fix: Spinner in Book Info meta box for WordPress 4.2 and higher.

2.1.11

  • New: Added Swedish & Norwegian translation files.
  • Fix: Fixed issue with styling of meta box for custom post types.
  • Fix: Fixed issue processing the Google Books API response when some fields are not present.

2.1.10

  • Fix: Fixed issue with rating images not showing for PHP versions older than 5.3.0.

2.1.9

  • Added Review Box Border Width setting.
  • Removed tooltips from Book Review Settings.
  • Updated error message that displays when unable to retrieve book info.
  • Updated links throughout plugin.

2.1.8

  • Fixed data in Book Info section not updating when field cleared.
  • Restructured code to conform to WordPress Plugin Boilerplate 3.0.

2.1.7

  • Fixed broken schema markup so that ratings, author and published date show in a search engine results page.

2.1.6

  • Changed Book Review Settings to be a tabbed interface.
  • Removed limit of only being able to configure 5 custom links.
  • Added ability to set individual custom links to inactive.
  • Added custom hooks for developers.
  • Added Czech translation files.

2.1.5

  • Renamed Arabic translation files.

2.1.4

  • Added Arabic & French translation files.
  • Fixed bug with Google Books API text not translating.

2.1.3

  • Added German translation files.

2.1.2

  • Fixed some text not translating on the Book Review Settings page.
  • Added Russian translation files.

2.1.1

  • Refactored some of the code.
  • Added Chinese translation files.

2.1.0

  • Added support for schema.org.
  • Cover image in archives now links to related post.

2.0.2

  • Added Spanish translation files.
  • Bug fixing - Fixed issue with URLs not saving for posts.

2.0.1

  • Bug fixing - Removed obsolete public-facing Javascript and CSS.

2.0

  • Added ability to auto-populate a book's details using the Google Books API.
  • Added ability to format the Release Date.
  • Refactored entire codebase.

1.9

  • Added Rating column to the manage posts screen.

1.8

  • Added support for custom post types.

1.7

  • Added ability to show book cover thumbnails and rating images in archives.

1.6

  • Bug fixing - Archives now work with multisite.

1.5

  • Added Italian translation files.

1.4

  • Added support for internationalization.
  • Bug fixing - Ignore case when sorting archives by title.

1.3

  • Added a shortcode for showing archives by title or genre.

1.2

  • Added new Review Box Position setting.
  • Renamed Summary field to Synopsis to reduce confusion.

1.1

  • New Fields
    • Added optional Genre, Format and Pages fields.
  • Bug Fixing
    • Included the book info above the post's content on the home page if Full Text is being displayed.
    • Included the book info in the RSS feed.

1.0

  • Initial release.

Requires: 3.5 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.4.3
Last Updated: 2 months ago
Active Installs: 1,000+

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4.8 out of 5 stars

Support

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