chCounter Widget

Description

Create a widget for chCounter and is bundled with the plugin. It can display all 20 output values that chCounter supports.

The parameters to display are controlled via the admin panel. There’s also an option to make chCounter invisible while active and counting

Translations

  • German
  • French
  • Turkish
  • Swedish
  • Belorussian by FatCow

Most recent language files can be downloaded at http://svn.wp-plugins.org/chcounter-widget/i18n.

Screenshots

  • Options Page to control chCounter display.
  • Widget Control Panel. Make the counter display invisible while still counting
  • Sample Counter Output

Installation

To install the plugin to the following steps

  1. Install chCounter via the webinterface http://www.yourDomain.tld/wp-content/plugins/chcounter-widget/chcounter/install/install.php (will give deprecated warnings you can ignore)
  2. Remove the folder “install” in the chcounter subdirectory
  3. Activiate the plugin via the admin plugin page.
  4. Go to Options –> chCounter Widget and set up the parameters to show on the front end
  5. Go to the widget page and add it to your sidebar. Don’t forget to set the title via the widget control panel

FAQ

How to diplay chCounter statically without using widgets?

Place the following code where you want to display chCounter

<?php chcounter_widget("chCounter Widget Title") ?>

Reviews

Wonderful plugin

A wonderful plugin deserves an update for 4.5.2 because I am still at 4.4.3 only and only because of this module!

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Contributors & Developers

“chCounter Widget” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Changelog

3.3.5

  • NEW: mobile responsive admin panel
  • UPDATE: updated function visibilities
  • UPDATE: updated translation template

3.3.4

  • Not sure if previous changed got committed, therefore pushing new version

3.3.3

  • BUGFIX: upgraded chCounter database class to use mysqli instead of deprecated mysql and make it compatible with PHP7
  • some small fixes

3.3.2

  • some small fixes

3.3.1

  • BUGFIX: added htmlspecialchars to widget title when saving widget options

3.3

  • NEW: multi-widget support
  • CHANGED: using jQuery UI sortable in adminstration panel with smoothness theme

3.2.2

  • CHANGED: slightly changed noticifcation if chCounter has not been installed yet

3.2.1

  • UPDATE: some styling updates

3.2

  • BUGFIX: use esc_url() on URLs

3.1.9

  • BUGFIX: some small fixes

3.1.8

  • BUGFIX: load stylesheet with lower priority = 1

3.1.7

  • BUGFIX: fix loading of stylesheet and javascript script

3.1.6

  • NEW: add warning and link to chCounter installation directory if it exists and link to delete it
  • BUGFIX: add stripslashes to widget title

3.1.5

  • BUGFIX: small fix in function parseString()

3.1.4

  • BUGFIX: tiny fix

3.1.3

  • BUGFIX: one small notice in widget control panel

3.1.2

  • BUGFIX: save parameter order without javascript

3.1.1

  • checked for security issues

3.1

  • NEW: Admin page works without Javascript

3.0

  • NEW: Compatible with WordPress 4.0.1
  • NEW: Bundle chCounter 3.1.3 (fixed some deprecated issues) within plugin
  • BUGFIX: escape html specialchars in $_POST variables for security

2.8.1

  • NEW: Belorussian translation by FatCow

2.8

  • REMOVED: chCounter bundle due to installation problems

2.7.1

  • BUGFIX: german translation
  • NEW: upgrade procedure to fix false counter url

= 2.7
* NEW: bundled chCounter with plugin

2.6.1

  • BUGFIX: don’t display title element if empty

2.6

  • CHANGED: full translation with WordPress

2.5.3

  • CHANGED: backwards compatibility with PHP4

2.5.2

  • BUGFIX: parameters

2.5.1

  • CHANGED: styling on settings page

2.5

  • NEW: support of all output values chCounter can display

2.4

  • NEW: uninstallation hook for WP 2.7
  • CHANGED: disabled uninstallation form in WP 2.7

2.3

  • NEW: own capability to control access to plugin options page

2.2.1

  • NEW: load scripts only on chCounter settings page
  • CHANGED: uninstallation method to direct uninstallation and plugin deactivation

2.2

  • BUGFIX: display widget statically

2.1

  • NEW: Simplified static displaying of chCounter.
  • CHANGED: Switched to using scriptaculous and prototype shipped with WordPress to reduce disk usage
  • REMOVED: deleted scriptaculous and prototype files from plugin

2.0.2

  • NEW: option to make chCounter invisible while active

2.0.1

  • NEW: display chCounter statically without using widget.
  • BUGFIX: compatibility with WordPress 2.5

2.0

  • NEW: drag & drop sorting and activation of parameters
  • CHANGED: styling like widgets in WordPress 2.3

1.1.3

  • CHANGED: styling upgrade with own css file in respect to WordPress 2.5

1.1.2

  • NEW: option to uninstall it upon plugin deactivation
  • BUGFIX: widget was not displayed
  • REMOVED: Took out automatic uninstallation upon plugin deactivation

1.1.1

  • NEW: uninstallation of the plugin upon deactivation.

1.1

  • NEW: option to set chCounter installation directory via the admin interface and simple sorting of parameters.

1.0

  • First Release of the plugin.