Hearthstone Cards for WordPress

Description

Hearthstone Cards for WordPress adds an overlay to written card names and displays the associated image while hovering them.

Features

  • Use brackets e.g. [Flamewaker] or [Flamewaker gold] to convert your card names
  • Supporting: Posts, Pages, Custom Post Types, Comments, bbPress, Page Builder, BuddyPress & Text Widgets
  • Adding overlay and displays the associated image while hovering card names
  • Supporting the following card languages: English, Chinese, French, German, Russian, Spanish & Portuguese (Brazil)
  • Standard and gold (premium) card images available
  • Show colored card names according to their rarity
  • Configuration page for more options
  • Try out the online demo
  • Regular updates and improvements: Go though the changelog

How to display Hearthstone Cards

Please use e.g. [Flamewaker] or [Flamewaker gold] to convert your card names within your WordPress pages or posts.

Basically take care of using correct special character according to your selected language.

Support

Credits

Screenshots

  • Configuration screen
  • Hearthstone Cards overlay in action

Installation

The installation and configuration of the plugin is as simple as it can be.

Using The WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
  2. Search for ‘hearthstone-cards’
  3. Click ‘Install Now’
  4. Activate the plugin on the Plugin dashboard

Uploading in WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
  2. Navigate to the ‘Upload’ area
  3. Select hearthstone-cards.zip from your computer
  4. Click ‘Install Now’
  5. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard

Using FTP

  1. Download hearthstone-cards.zip
  2. Extract the hearthstone-cards directory to your computer
  3. Upload the hearthstone-cards directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  4. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard

FAQ

Installation Instructions

The installation and configuration of the plugin is as simple as it can be.

Using The WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
  2. Search for ‘hearthstone-cards’
  3. Click ‘Install Now’
  4. Activate the plugin on the Plugin dashboard

Uploading in WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
  2. Navigate to the ‘Upload’ area
  3. Select hearthstone-cards.zip from your computer
  4. Click ‘Install Now’
  5. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard

Using FTP

  1. Download hearthstone-cards.zip
  2. Extract the hearthstone-cards directory to your computer
  3. Upload the hearthstone-cards directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  4. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard
How does the plugin work?

The plugin searches for Hearthstone card names within brackets e.g. [Druid of the Claw] or [Druid of the Claw gold] and automatically adds an overlay to them.

Basically take care of using correct special character according to your selected language.

Multisite supported?

Yes of course. Please install the plugin via the network administration but don’t activate for network! Activate the plugin for each single blog instead.

Reviews

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Contributors & Developers

“Hearthstone Cards for WordPress” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

Version 2.3.8 (21th June 2017)

  • Fix: An API captcha prevented to plugin to receive the newest card data
  • Updated local cards database to latest 19632

Version 2.3.7 (5th March 2017)

  • Replaced card image source in order to avoid https issues
  • Added settings page note for available card image languages
  • Updated local cards database to latest 17720

Version 2.3.6 (13th December 2016)

  • Updated local cards database to latest v15590

Version 2.3.5 (2nd December 2016)

  • Temporarily switched card images source
  • !!! Be aware: Long-term changes coming soon, until then all cards are English and not from SSL source !!!

Version 2.3.4 (10th October 2016)

  • Updated local cards database to latest v14830

Version 2.3.3 (22th September 2016)

  • New: Added feedback about the automated card updates to settings page
  • Updated local cards database to latest v14406

Version 2.3.2 (11th May 2016)

  • Increased default caching time for card data from 1 to 5 days
  • Added local fallback when latest card data from API is not available
  • Added missing translations
  • Fixed and issue when latest card data from API was not available

Version 2.3.1 (4th May 2016)

  • Fix: Card data couldn’t be fetched in a certain circumstance (replaced file_get_contents with wp_remote_get)
  • Fix: Card data will only be cached when it was fetched correctly from now on

Version 2.3.0 (29th April 2016)

  • !!! After updating the plugin you have to re-activate it !!!
  • New: New cards and data will now be fetched via an API automatically
  • New: Card data cache can be renewed manually via settings page
  • New: Plugin can now be translated by the community
  • New: Added German translations
  • Optimized card validation
  • Fixed several wrong card/image assignments
  • Moved Javascript file to footer
  • Renamed plugin folder and files

Version 2.2.1 (22th March 2016)

  • Fixed a bug which prevents some basic cards to be converted
  • Fixed a bug which leads into broken images
  • Updated card database to the latest patch

Version 2.2.0 (29th December 2015)

  • New: Added “League of Explorers” cards!
  • Updated to latest patch v4.1.0.10956

Version 2.1.3 (7th November 2015)

  • Fixed card validation which prevents e.g. The Coin from being showed

Version 2.1.2 (7th November 2015)

  • New: Added support for Chinese cards
  • Updated existing card sets

Version 2.1.1 (27th September 2015)

  • Updated WP.org assets
  • Checked compatibility and bumped version

Version 2.1.0 (27th August 2015)

  • New: Added “The Grand Tournament” cards!

Version 2.0.1 (18th July 2015)

  • Fixed minor php notices

Version 2.0.0 (17th July 2015)

  • New: Added support for Comments, bbPress, Page Builder, BuddyPress & Text Widgets

Version 1.8.1 (24th June 2015)

  • Fix: Plugin will no longer execute within feeds
  • https friendly image implementation

Version 1.8.0 (21th June 2015)

  • New: Added support for gold (premium) cards: e.g. [Flamewaker gold]
  • New: Added “Tavern Brawl” cards!

Version 1.6.2 (4th June 2015)

  • Minor updates

Version 1.6.1 (7th May 2015)

  • Fix: Broken html replacement

Version 1.6.0 (3rd April 2015)

  • New: Added “Blackrock Mountain” cards!

Version 1.5.3 (8th February 2015)

  • Updated assets (screenshots and plugin directory banner)
  • New: Portuguese (Brazil) language support

Version 1.5.1 (23th January 2015)

  • Rebuild plugin structure
  • Updated configuration page
  • Performance improvements
  • Fix: Overlay position for a better usability
  • Fix: Colored card names didn’t show up properly
  • Fix: Inverted comma work correctly now
  • New: Support for mobile devices
  • New: Support for multilingual options page: Send me your translations

Version 1.5 (7th December 2014)

  • New: Added “Goblins vs Gnomes” cards!

Version 1.4 (31th August 2014)

  • New: Added colored card names (optional)
  • New: Added bold card links (optional)

Version 1.3 (25th August 2014)

  • Improved compatibility
  • Fixed some bugs for fopen/curl usage (from now on using WordPress’ wp_remote_fopen function)

Version 1.2 (22th August 2014)

  • Rebuild usability to improve reliable card name detection. Please use e.g. [Druid of the Claw] to convert your card names.

Version 1.1 (8th August 2014)

  • Naxxramas cards

Version 1.0 (11th July 2014)

  • Initial release