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.

Community Submitted News

Description

Community Submitted News plugin is a plugin that let your users submit articles to your site. Most places can
only turn out so many new articles/posts a week. Community Submitted News lets you allow your readers to add
articles to your site. There is a full moderation panel. No story will be fully published until you allow it to
be published. All articles are initially put in their own category for easy seperation from other content.

Community Submitted News has the following features

  • Moderation Panel – Submissions are not displayed until you allow them
  • Add submission form to single page or post
  • Capthca Image
  • Seperate category for all submissions
  • Edit submissions before and after approval

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Installation

This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

  1. Upload Community Submitted News folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Place [csn_news_form /] in the page or post you want the form to show up in using the WordPress editor in the admin area.
  4. Enjoy!

Contributors & Developers

“Community Submitted News” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.2

  • Tested with WordPress 3.2.1
  • Fixed spelling errors
  • Fixed js submission error

1.1.2

  • Made spelling changes
  • Fixed error with check_admin_referer not loading for some people

1.1.1

  • Made spelling changes
  • Fixed error with check_admin_referer not loading for some people.

1.1

  • Added ajax form submission
  • Added shortcodes to allow for form to show on single page or post
  • Updated for new 2.9 series of WordPress

1.0.6

  • Some securimage files were missing in the last two releases. Added them in this one

1.0.5

  • Fixed issue with captcha image path

1.0.4

  • Fixed issue with Captcha not showing up and other name conflicts

1.0.3

  • Fixed function name conflict

1.0.2

  • Changed function names to start with csn_ to prevent function naming conflicts

1.0.1

  • Changed name of my_plugin_menu to csn_plugin_menu to prevent function naming conflict