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Hello Dolly For Your Song

This simple plugin is an extended version of the famous hello dolly plugin by Matt Mullenweg. It shows a random line of any songtext in your blog.

I have not maintained a songtext, nevertheless some lyrics is displayed in the admin head.

This is Hello Dolly by Louis Armstrong. If no text is maintained in the options, the programm uses the songtext of Hello Dolly.

How can I use the shortcode?

Type [hdfys] in a blank line in the WordPress editor.

How can I bring the widget in the blog with a custom widget title?

You can define the title in the settings of the widget.

How can I integrate the random lyric in the theme?

Use the template tag hello_dolly_for_your_song() in your theme file.

I do only want to use the capabilities in the frontend and fade out the text in the admin panel. Is this possible?

You can use the hidden option for that! Please set the option "hdfys_admin_lyric" to 0 in the table wp_options within your WordPress database. Because of that the lyric in the admin panel will be faded out. Going back to standard settings, just set the value to 1.

Can I assign custom css?

Yes, you can. Each output of this plugin has individuell css classes. Please use your debugging tools, to find the classes.

How can I deinstall Hello Dolly For Your Song?

You can use the regular way on the plugin page. After deinstallation your wordpress is really clean.

Requires: 4.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.7.2
Last Updated: 1 month ago
Active Installs: 100+


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