WordPress Currency Switcher

Description

WordPress Currency Switcher – is a WordPress plugin that allows to switch to different currencies on the site and get
their rates converted in the real time using special shortcode [wpcs_price].

Light and power plugin for WordPress sites where its necessary display content in more than one currency.
Good for any marketing programs, catalogs, portfolios and any commercial text-content.
Unlimited currencies (in the premium versio), rate auto update, a lot of special features.
Heap of shortcodes described directly in admin panel of the plugin in tab ‘Info’

It is a power marketing tool with heap of shortcodes and widgets for any WordPress catalogs where currency switcher is need.

After the plugin installation look its settings here: wp-admin/options-general.php?page=currency-switcher-settings

Demo page: http://wordpress.currency-switcher.com/wordpress-currency-switcher-action/

The Plugin Features:

  • [wpcs_price value=20] – main shortcode, always use this if you want to display any price OR amount in the content of your site
    value – price, amount or any by your logic
  • 3 Widgets: currencies switcher, currency converter, currencies rates
  • GEO IP rules
  • Fixed prices: http://wordpress.currency-switcher.com/shortcode/wpcs_price/
  • Possible to take the price value directly from meta field
  • 5 kinds of selectors with flags + flag mode
  • 2 more additional AJAXED shortcodes: [wpcs_rates] AND [wpcs_converter]
  • 4 currencies aggregators
  • Rate auto update by wp-cron: hourly, twicedaily, daily, weekly, monthly
  • Easy to use for administrators and site customers
  • Look for more info here: http://wordpress.currency-switcher.com/

This version of the plugin has limited functionality:

  • Max 2 currencies is possible in the free version

Get full premium version of the plugin from here: http://wordpress.currency-switcher.com/a/buy

License

This plugin is copyright pluginus.net ©2012 with GNU General Public License by realmag777.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under
the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free
Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any
later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY
WARRANTY. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

Screenshots

  • Backend of the plugin

Installation

  • Download to your plugin directory or simply install via WordPress admin interface.
  • Activate.
  • Use.

FAQ

  • Where to find the plugin options page? Here: wp-admin/options-general.php?page=currency-switcher-settings

  • Demo page: http://wordpress.currency-switcher.com/wordpress-currency-switcher-action/

  • Documentation: http://wordpress.currency-switcher.com/documentation

  • How to add new currency? In the plugin settings page by ‘Add currency’ button

  • Flags? Here: http://www.free-country-flags.com/flag_packs.php

  • [wpcs show_flags=0 width=’300px’ txt_type=’desc’] – displays currency switcher drop-down
    show_flags – show/hide flags. Values is 1 for show, 0 for hide
    width – width of the drop-down. Examples: 300px, 50%
    txt_type – what should be displayed in the options of the drop-down: currency code OR currency description! 2 possible values: code,desc

  • [wpcs_price value=20] – main shortcode, always use this if you want to display any price OR amount in the content of your site
    value – price, amount or any by your logic

  • [wpcs_code_rate code=USD] – display currency rate related to basic currency
    code – code of currency which rate you want to show

  • [wpcs_converter exclude=”GBP,USD” precision=2] – displays currency AJAX currency converter
    exclude – write here using comma currencies you want to exclude from converter
    precision – digits after comma in the converter amount

  • [wpcs_rates exclude=”GBP,USD” precision=4] – displays currency AJAX currency informer
    exclude – write here using comma currencies you want to exclude from converter
    precision – digits after comma in the converter amount

  • [wpcs_current_currency text=”” flag=1 code=1] – displays current currency information
    text – write any text there or word ‘none’
    flag – display or no (1/0) the flag of the currency

  • [wpcs_check_country] – displays current country information, just for info

Installation Instructions
  • Download to your plugin directory or simply install via WordPress admin interface.
  • Activate.
  • Use.

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Contributors & Developers

“WordPress Currency Switcher” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.1.1

  • Yahoo aggregator removed as it failed completely
  • Google aggregator changed its API and its fixed in WPCS code
  • New aggregator added: https://free.currencyconverterapi.com/

1.1.0

  • some little fixes
  • new feature GEO IP rules
  • new attribute meta_value for shortcode [wpcs_price] http://wordpress.currency-switcher.com/shortcode/wpcs_price/
  • new shortcode [wpcs_check_country]
  • Fixed prices: Can I fix the prices for different currencies rather than auto-calculate? For example: US price: $100, Canadian price $75. -> [wpcs_price type=”fixed” value=”USD:15,EUR:20,GBP:45″]

1.0.2

  • Some fixes and functionality changes

1.0.1

  • One improvement to make currency selection permanent

1.0.0

  • The plugin release