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Kitchenbug is the ultimate tool for food bloggers, providing full recipe nutritional analysis, rich-snippets compliance, unit conversion and more.


  • Fixed NaN undefined in ingredient wikilink nutrition table
  • Fixed problem on WordPress admin using HTTPS


  • Fixed problems with WordPress 3.9


  • Fixed several bugs which appeared when working with Elegant Themes


  • Added support for custom themes placed in a non-plugin folder
  • Fixed register warning appearing when WordPress debug mode set to True
  • Fixed media not appearing correctly in style sheet links
  • Fixed wrong IE conditional checks


  • Added the Kitchenbug Collect button (disabled by default) which allows users to collect recipes to their online recipe box
  • Added help pointer to plug-in installation/upgrade
  • Changed the way recipes interact with posts - they are now set apart and can be inserted into several posts
  • Created a unique menu item for the Kitchenbug Settings and added a recipe list with the ability to delete existing recipes
  • Added option to disable ingredient wikilinks (enabled by default)
  • Fixed bug which caused existing recipes to disappear when editing them (WordPress 3.6 bug)
  • Fixed bug which caused servings to disappear when changing the serving of a fraction
  • Fixed several servings problems including range support (4 to 6 tomatoes)
  • Fixed CSS issue on Buzz theme
  • Fixed PHP warning which appeared when backing up recipes with special HTML characters
  • Fixed js bug on Blue Diamond theme
  • Fixed empty rows inserted into ingredients in the editor not appearing on the recipe view


  • Fixed print including page header on certain themes
  • Fixed settings page disappears when used in conjuction with Gallery Bank plugin


  • Removed Print-It-Green initiative
  • Added Peruvian cuisine
  • Added hundreds of new recipe ingredients including some brands, meat and fish cuts
  • Fixed bug which caused DiggDigg dialogs to open beneath the recipe
  • Replaced shortcode in TinyMCE visual edit mode with image placeholder


  • Replaced analysis engine - greatly reduces mistaken ingredient identification
  • Added support for optional ingredients for which nutrition information will not be taken into consideration
  • Added support for decorations (toppings, confectiontioner's sugar, etc.)
  • Added support for recipe ingredients which are not food (aluminum foil, parchment paper, etc.)
  • Added new food labels: Vegan, Vegetarian, Dairy-Free, Kosher and Halal
  • Added hundreds of new ingredients including yeast types, ethnic food, etc.
  • Added value highlighting - when hovering over a 'High Cholesterol' label, viewers will be able to see which nutrition fact was responsible
  • Fixed printing bug which caused part of the page HTML to be printed as well
  • Fixed CSS issues in Buttercream theme
  • Fixed printing failure when using the Store Locator Plus plugin
  • Fixed more section (ingredient errors) not being cleared when reopening the recipe editor before publishing
  • Fixed HTML tags causing ingredient analysis to fail
  • Changed plugin ingredient analysis errors to be more specific regarding warnings
  • Replaced Kitchenbug logo (no more moustaches)
  • Fixed bug which caused rendering issues for the Diggdigg plugin


  • Added support for excerpts (recipe summary will be rendered instead of the full recipe). This option is set through the Kitchenbug Settings page.
  • Added recipe backup to XML
  • Fixed recipe editor wizard to show 'Update Post' instead of 'Add recipe to Post' when updating a recipe
  • Fixed mobile CSS issues in 480px width
  • Fixed bug which prevented wiki-links from closing on touch devices
  • Fixed CSS issues in Duet theme
  • Fixed CSS issues in Sentence theme
  • Fixed 'Delete Image' icons not appearing in recipe editor wizard
  • Changed the behavior of the servings conversion to round up denominators
  • Added sub-section support to the directions field
  • Added 'Cakes and Cookies' category and 'Australian' cuisine choice
  • Added 'Settings' link to plugins page


  • Fixed bug which caused the ingredient error to appear on a wrong ingredient if an empty line was inserted before it
  • Fixed bug which caused Dig-In button to not be displayed on old recipes
  • Fixed mobile CSS issues in 320px width
  • Changed plugin upgrade function in order to support manual upgrades
  • Added measurement abbreviations to the engine: t. (tsp), T. (tbsp), C. (cup)


  • Fixed 0.5.3 bug which caused photos to disappear when theme was changed
  • Fixed 0.5.3 bug which caused tag removal on posts. Removed recipe editor tags since they are superfluous.
  • Fixed CSS bug causing description and image on print page to be misaligned
  • Fixed CSS bug in which Dig-In form was askew when using a vertically long image
  • Fixed bug which caused a very long recipe to not be saved
  • Changed the order of the recipe labels in the Dig-In form to appear by order of importance
  • Changed location of total/prep/cook times and enlarged the font size. Removed it from view if no times are entered.
  • Added an option to not present nutritional values on a recipe (useful for recipes not written in English)
  • Fixed two wiki-links appearing in the ingredient 'cloves of garlic'
  • Fixed wiki-link not working when entering a plural ingredient (for example, 5 green peppers)
  • Checked on WordPress version 3.5 and fixed issues which appeared


  • Responsive CSS - Recipes styles have been re-engineered to look well on both tablets and smartphones
  • Added new food labels - Low Protein, Low Carbohydrates
  • Fixed editor form flicker and jQuery error in new post/edit post page
  • Fixed various CSS problems in IE8
  • Fixed wikilinks not working when special characters are used in an ingredient name
  • Fixed bug which caused photo to disappear from the recipe editor
  • Added a length limitation to recipe name and recipe description
  • Added support for URLs in the directions field
  • Added new ingredients used in baking


  • Added Facebook login to plugin
  • Added support for editing recipes in TinyMCE full screen mode
  • Changed the way section headers are created, a colon will suffice to mark a section header
  • Added URL support in the recipe description field
  • Added hundreds of new ingredients including different types of crabs, game birds and brands
  • Added support for the following weight types: firkin, jigger
  • Fixed bug which caused plugin to stop working when using themes from Woothemes
  • Fixed bug in which blank lines before a section header caused recognized ingredients to be labeled as unrecognized
  • Fixed css style problems with Woothemes


  • Added support for dozens of ingredients and weight classes
  • Added support for recipe sections
  • Added new food labels - Healthy, Lean, Extra Lean, Trans fat Free
  • Added titles/tool tips to buttons
  • Added Opt-in option to PrintTree, in settings screen
  • Added default values for arbitrary units - Oils and spices are supported without the author needing to enter a specific weight
  • Improved support for special characters
  • Improved Recipe CSS
  • Fixed known Ingredients misdirection
  • Fixed misdirected info bubbles
  • Fixed issues with tag deletion


  • Launching the new "Dig In" - The newly designed "Dig In" screen provides blog readers with the most comprehensive nutritional and dietary information regarding the recipe, including a full nutritional analysis and clear dietary labels (such as "High Fiber", "Low Calorie", "High Vitamin C" and numerous more).
  • New Printer friendly version - Clicking the recipe print button now generates a printer friendly version of the recipe itself.
  • Nutrition Highlights redesign - We've, updated the nutrition highlights display with additional information on saturated fat and sodium levels, and added color coding to indicate what's good for you in the recipe you're looking at.
  • Improved rich snippets support - version 0.5 features full compliance with schema.org recipe schema, in order to produce better visibility and improve your SEO.
  • UI - Redesigned info bubbles. Each info-bubble now offers not only a short description of the ingredient and relevant link to wikipedia, but also detailed nutritional information for the selected ingredient.
  • Added Recipe themes - using the plugin settings screen, different recipe themes are offered, to best fit your blogs design. In time, more themes will be added. Themes are fully customizable via css.

Requires: 3.2.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9.14
Last Updated: 3 years ago
Active Installs: 100+


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