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Customizable Search Widget

Description

Adds a Customizable Search Widget to give you more control over how the search box looks on your sidebar.

Future Plans

  • Include options to not require a search button
  • Hmmm

Version History

= Version 1.2.5 =
* Naming typo (how did that get spelled “buttton”?) caused button not to save correctly

Version 1.2.4

  • Bug fixed to show correct button type

Version 1.2.3

  • Revert back to function (wp_specialchars_decode only in 2.7.1)

Version 1.2.2

  • Use different function because of WP 2.7.1 error (ticket #9090)

Version 1.2.1

  • Included corrected functionality for users of PHP4

Version 1.2

  • Slight change to detect “id=” and “style=” tags in text modifier and overide standard formating with custom user formating.
  • Check to ensure path to images has beginning “/”

Version 1.1

  • Corrected Other Modifying Attributes to work correctly with both browser and widget backend

Version 1.0

  • Initial work onthe widget

Donate

If you have found this widget useful, please consider donating to the poor post-college graduate that I am by clicking on the big yellow Donate button on my website, at http://www.briandgoad.com/blog

FAQ

Can I Use a Graphic Instead of a Standard Button?
  • Yes, you can input the path to an image located in your current theme’s folder. This is located in the Admin panel.
Can I Change What the Button Says?
  • Yes, you can customize this in the Admin panel.
Can I Modify How the Textbox and Button Look?
  • Yes, you can input a custom defined class, id, or style for both the textbox and button in the Admin panel.

[Ask a question] mailto: bdgoad (at) gmail (dot) com

Contributors & Developers

This is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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