This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Live+Press

Description

Live+Press allows you to crosspost WordPress entries to a LiveJournal account either automatically or on a post by post basis. Crosspostable options include user pic, current music, current mood, custom friends lists, disable or enable comments, and insertion of a link back to the original wordpress entry.

Support

This plugin is licensed under GPLv3. All contributions and suggestions are welcome.

Please report bugs to the Support Forum

Features

Current version features list:

* cross posting full posts or exerpts with lj_cuts tags
* cross posting of User Pics, Moods, Music, and Tags
* choose LiveJournal security level and custom friends lists
* enable / disable comments on livejournal side
* include a link back to the original wordpress post
* cross posts either Tags or Categories as tags on LiveJournal
* post delete also deletes livejournal post
* automatic crosspost email and cell phone text
(multimedia posts possible with PostMaster plugin)    
* non-roman alphabet support: Ie, Cyrillic, Kanji, Sanskrit, Greek, Arabic, Hebrew, etc

Known Caveats

  • Quick edits will not update a crossposted entry

Screenshots

  • Screenshot Live+Press Extras
  • Screenshot Admin Page

Installation

Using FTP

* download the plugin to your local computer
* Extract the plugin archive
* ftp the entire livepress/ directory to your wordpress plugin directory
* Go to your WordPress Dashboard -> General -> Writing and make sure XML-RPC is enabled.
* Go to your plugins admin page and activate the LivePress plugin
* Go to the Settings -> LivePress to configure your plugin on the admin page 

Using shell access

* cd to your wp-contents/plugins directory of your wordpress installation
* download the plugin archive directly
* # wget https://downloads.wordpress.org/plugin/livepress.x.x.x.zip
* unzip the files
* unzip livepress.x.x.x.zip
* If you ran this as root, you may need to fix file ownerships
* chown -R <wpuser> livepress
* again, check file ownership
* Go to your WordPress Dashboard -> General -> Writing and make sure XML-RPC is enabled.
* Go to your plugins admin page and activate the LivePress plugin
* Go to the Settings -> LivePress to configure your plugin on the admin page 

Crossposting Text Via Email

* Configure wordpress to use email to post to the blog
(https://codex.wordpress.org/Post_to_your_blog_using_email)
* Configure the "Email Crossposting" section in the LP admin page

Crossposting Image/Video Via Email

* Follow instruction above, plus..
* Install and configure the PostMaster plugin. 
* LivePress will crosspost the entry to Livejournal along with the multimedia content.

FAQ

How do I crosspost an excerpt?

Type in an excerpt in the “exerpt” section of wordpress’ new-post page then select “excerpt only” in the lj extras section of the page.

Contributors & Developers

“Live+Press” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Changelog

Current version:

2.2.1

  • Added stripslashes to LP data on its way out of the database to prevent recursive backslashes
  • Removed Userpic text box option. No longer used.
  • Corrected bug with e-mail crossposting

Older Versions:

_by Tania Morell (aka “digsite”)_

2.2

  • LJ logins beyond the first one failed to authenticate.
  • Saving a draft no longer triggers a crosspost.
  • Replaced SCRIPT_URI with is_admin in two places in lpextras.php
  • A broken LJ site no longer affects LP or WP as a result of LP
  • Added CSS style formatting on the admin page to make options easier to follow
  • Changed how LP processes post content before crossposting – using apply_filters
  • Added support for Cyrillic alphabet / Russian language
  • Addressed complaints with apostrophes, commas, slashes in the body and title

2.1.11

  • fixed unpopulated dropdowns, uncommented switcher.

2.1.10

  • too many connection attempts by the plugin cause livejournal to block the source IP.

2.1.9

  • LiveJournal linkback links directly to the post page instead of the blog main page.
  • fixed problem where saving a draft would result in a published post to livejournal.

2.1.8

  • fixed problem with breaking blog when lj is down

2.1.7

2.1.6

  • fixed problem getting and storing postid from LJ when posting via email.
  • fixed missing linkbacktext from email post.

2.1.5

2.1.4

2.1.3

2.1.2

2.1.1

2.1.0

2.0.7

2.0.6

2.0.5

2.0.4

2.0.3

2.0.2

2.0.1

2.0

_by creepigurl_

1.99.9

_by Jason Goldsmith (aka “unteins”)_

1.99

1.5.2

1.5.1.3

1.2.0