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Drop Cap Shortcode

Description

This plugin gives you freedom to change the first letter into a drop cap. Just change the first letter using a shortcode. Example: [T]his is my first paragraph with a drop cap. The first letter ‘T’ will turn into a drop cap. If you don’t want your article have a drop cap, just leave it the way it was.

Shortcode List

  • Write shortcode [A] to get “A” as a dropcode, [B] to get “B” as a dropcode, etс from A-Z.
  • Write shortcode [quote] to see opening quotation mark as a drop cap.

Screenshots

  • How you change your first letter into a shortcode in your writing panel.
  • How your shortcode will show as a drop cap in your published post.

Installation

  1. Upload the folder drop-caps-shortcode to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate Drop Cap Shortcode through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. Now you can write your first article with a drop cap, or edit an old one.
  4. Edit the plugin to change css style to fit with your theme/design.

FAQ

How can I change the color of the Drop Cap?

Open the style.css file in the CSS directory and specify a color in line 15.

How can I change the font of the Drop Cap?

Open the style.css file in the CSS directory and specify a font in line 13.

How can I change font size of the Drop Cap?

Open the style.css file in the CSS directory and specify a font size in line 12.

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Contributors & Developers

“Drop Cap Shortcode” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

V1.3 – 03.12.2014

  • Update : We remove a menu page.

V1.2 – 21.11.2014

  • Update : We updated all functionality for WordPress 4.0.1.
  • NEW : We added a menu page.

V1.1 – 17.06.2014

  • Bugfix : We updated all functionality for WordPress 3.9.1.

V1.0 – 16.02.2011

  • NEW : Release of Drop Cap Shortcode plugin.