A simple yet advanced, intuitive, easy-to-use and complete currency converter plugin with a beautiful unique converter tooltip.
Instead of traditional "calculator" looks converter, Currencyr take the advance of "tooltip" and sit right at the amount to allow user convert it. Support various exchange rates provider API running as WP Cron task and able to auto-determinate local currency of visitor. Currencyr also offers currency converter widget, shortcode and function.
See it in action at http://demo.firmanw.com/wp/currencyr.
Note: This plugin requires PHP 5.3.0 or later, do not ever try to install if you running the older version.
To enable the shortcode simply use [currencyr] and use the following syntax:
[currencyr amount=$amount <from=$code> to=$code<|$code>]
[currencyr amount=99.99 to=gbp]
[currencyr amount=99.99 from=aud to=gbp]
[currencyr amount=99.99 to=gbp|eur|cad]
The conversion feature is available to call within templates or codes using either currencyr_exchange() or the_currencyr_exchange(). Both functions share the same arguments, the diferrent is the_currencyr_exchange() is only echoes the result automatically. You can call the functions as WordPress style or PHP with the following arguments:
<?php echo currencyr_exchange( 'amount=99.99&to=cad'); ?>
The code above is similar to:
<?php echo currencyr_exchange( array( 'amount' => 99.99, 'to' => 'cad' ) ); ?>
Also similar to:
<?php echo currencyr_exchange( 99.99, 'cad' ); ?>