ezFlippr

Description

The plugin will download a list of the flipbook you created with ezFlippr, and will allow you to install them on your WordPress web site.

ezFlippr is a flipbook creation platform that offers free watermarked Flash and mobile-compatible flipbooks, and paid versions without watermarks.

Features

  • Get the list of your flipbooks from ezFlippr
  • Install the flipbooks you want on your web site in one click
  • Add them to pages with the [ezflippr] shortcode
  • View them full page

Feedback

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Translations

  • English
  • Français
  • Español

Installation

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

Installing the Plugin

(using the WordPress Admin Console)

  1. From your dashboard, click on “Plugins” in the left sidebar
  2. Add a new plugin
  3. Search for “ezFlippr”
  4. Install “ezFlippr”
  5. Once Installed, go to the ezFlippr and enter/request your access key
  6. Go to the flipbooks section to install flipbooks

(manually via FTP)

  1. Delete any existing ‘ezflippr’ folder from the ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory
  2. Upload the ‘ezflippr’ folder to the ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  4. Once Installed, go to the ezFlippr and enter/request your access key
  5. Go to the flipbooks section to install flipbooks

Adding flip books

  1. Create your flip book on ezflippr.com
  2. Go to the ezFlippr configuration panel, and enter either your email or your access key (if you enter your email, your access key will be mailed to you)
  3. Flip books will be imported and available in the Flip books menu. To install them on your server, simply click on the Install link.
  4. You may manually refresh the list of flipbooks by clicking on “Refresh” in the ezFlippr menu.
  5. To display the flipbook in a page, use the shortcode displayed in the flip books list (ex. [flipbook id=”58″ width=”100%” height=”500″])
  6. To display the flipbook full page, simply use the “View” link in the flip books list.
  7. You may customize the full page template by creating a single-ezflippr_flipbook.php file in your template directory. You may start from the file wp-content/plugins/ezflippr/resources/templates/single-ezflippr_flipbook.php.

Installing CURL

On Ubuntu Linux:

sudo apt-get install curl libcurl3 php5-curl
sudo service apache2 restart

On Centos/RedHat Linux:
CURL is installed by default with PHP.

On WAMP:
CURL is installed by default with WAMP.

On MAMP:
CURL is installed by default with MAMP.

FAQ

Do you plan to localize this plugin in a near future?

This plugin is available in English, French and Spanish. If you want to help with translation in other languages, we’ll be happy to hear from you.

Contributors & Developers

“ezFlippr” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Translate “ezFlippr” into your language.

Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

1.1.37

  • Added way to force HTML5 version.

1.1.36

  • Removed SWFObject dependancy since many browsers don’t allow Flash detection anymore.

1.1.35

  • Added translations

1.1.34

  • Fixed notice appearing on old versions of WordPress.

1.1.33

  • Increase refresh rate

1.1.32

  • Incompatibility with cURL and PHP’s safe mode + open_basedir restriction.

1.1.31

  • Fixed bug with JSON install.

1.1.30

  • Fixed bug with url_fopen POST parameters. Thanks to Chris Backes for reporting this.

1.1.29

  • Fixed Javascript bug with jQuery.

1.1.28

  • Made “Add New” links point to site until flipbooks can be created from WordPress.

1.1.27

  • Fix bug with PDF download.

1.1.26

  • Removed Flipbooks menu for users not having the edit_pages capability.

1.1.25

  • Fixed bug with installation of flipbooks containing spaces

1.1.24

  • Improved AJAX installation

1.1.23

  • Enable “Add new” button and made it point to ezflippr.com

1.1.22

  • Added deleted flipbooks recovery.

1.1.21

  • Fixed bug upon activation

1.1.20

  • Fixed bug with rewrite rules flush.
  • Tweaked compatibility fix for slow connections / large flipbooks with certain configurations.

1.1.19

  • Added safe mode compatibility fix for slow connections / large flipbooks.

1.1.18

  • Fixed compatibility problem with PHP 5.2.x

1.1.17

  • Fixed problem with page change on iOS.

1.1.16

  • Fixed problem with background color customization.

1.1.15

  • Added error display

1.1.14

  • Added link to jump to flipbooks list quickly

1.1.13

  • Fixed bug with TinyMCE plugin

1.1.12

  • Fixed bug with cURL communication method when allow_url_fopen is off

1.1.11

  • Fixed height problem with short code

1.1.10

  • Added uploads directory writability verification and warning messages

1.1.9

  • Added detection for php_openssl, which is required when cURL is not available and we must use the URL wrappers.

1.1.8

  • Added contact form in ezFlippr menu
  • Added loading message during refresh and key verification

1.1.7

  • Added flipbook shortcode button to visual editor

1.1.6

  • Added alternate download methods for low memory and allow_url_fopen=off hostings such as 1&1 and GoDaddy.

1.1.5

  • Added Spanish translation

1.1.4

  • Added User Agent when querying API and downloading

1.1.3

  • Fixed problem with access key sometimes not being sent
  • Tested with 4.2.2

1.1.2

  • Added AJAX install/reinstall/uninstall

1.1.1

  • Fixed early call to is_admin() causing a bug in the admin once in a while

1.1

  • Added notice when flipbooks are modified/bought
  • Moved flush_rewrite_rules to activation hook rather than registration

1.0

  • First stable version.

0.0.1

  • First released version. Tested internally with about 10 sites.