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Hello Poppet

Description

YE BE WARNED!

If you want to add Pirates of the Caribbean movie quotes to your WordPress admin area, this is the plugin for you.

“Hello Poppet” adds a random quote from Pirates of the Caribbean, all four movies, in the upper right of your admin screen on every page.

This plugin includes quotes from all four Pirates of the Caribbean movies: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Dead Man’s Chest, At World’s End, and On Stranger Tides.

Here there be quotes by Captain Jack Sparrow, Captain Barbosa, William Turner, Elizabeth, Tia Dalma (Calypso), Mr. Gibbs, Pintel, Ragetti (with the wooden eye), the Shrimper who’s brother rows Will to Cannibal Island, Bootstrap Bill Turner, Lord Beckett, some British officers, Davy Jones, Captain Sao Feng of Singapore, and Angelica.

This is not just a plugin. It symbolizes casting caution to the wind, in search of adventure and freedom.

This “Hello Poppet” plugin is like the “Hello Dolly” WordPress plugin, but with Pirates of the Caribbean movie quotes.

Where does the name, “Hello Poppet” come from?

“Hello, Poppet” is a quote from Pirates of the Caribbean, parts 1 and 2 (The Curse of the Black Pearl, and Dead Man’s Chest). Pintel, the pirate, says, “Hello, Poppet” to Elizabeth.

Works Cited

  • Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End. Dir. Gore Verbinski. Walt Disney Pictures, Jerry Bruckheimer Films, Second Mate Productions, 2007. Film.
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl. Dir. Gore Verbinski. Walt Disney Pictures, Jerry Bruckheimer Films, 2003. Film.
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest. Dir. Gore Verbinski. Walt Disney Pictures, Jerry Bruckheimer Films, Second Mate Productions, 2006. Film.
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. Dir. Rob Marshall. Walt Disney Pictures, Jerry Bruckheimer Films, Moving Picture Company, 2011. Film.

Image credit: Pirates of the Caribbean : skull logo by mintmovi3 on DeviantArt

Screenshots

  • This is how a movie quote will appear on the top-right corner of any admin page.

Installation

  1. In your WordPress dashboard -> Plugins -> Add New, search for “Hello Poppet”.
  2. Click “Install Now”, then click “Activate Plugin”.

That’s it. Now, all of your WordPress admin pages will have a quote from the Pirates of the Caribbean movies, appearing on the upper-right corner.

FAQ

Can you submit a Pirates of the Caribbean movie quote to add to this plugin?

Sure, just post it in the Support Forum.

Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

Translate “Hello Poppet” into your language.

Interested in development?

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

Changelog

1.0.1

  • Tweak – Replace one apostrophe that had been left in iso-8859-1 format, to UTF-8 format.

1.0

  • First release.