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Glossar / Encyclopedia


If you have questions, feedback or an idea for a feature request you can place it on my Website.

You can check the live example at or a demo at .
For the Backend you can login with the following credentials:
User: demo
Password: demo


  • overview - all entries
  • add a new entr
  • the frontend view


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

  1. Upload ‘my-glossar’ to the ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Optional: Set-up the Slug for the lexicon under Settings > Glossar. The default value is ‘lexikon’
  4. It is important that you SAVE the Permalink structure again. (Settings > Permalinks)
  5. Create a new Page with the your own or the default Slug /lexikon/ and add the Shortcodes [gl_navigation] for the navigation and [gl_directory] for the entries to the page
  6. Enjoy the Plugin 🙂


How can i try the plugin?

You can check the demo of the plugin at .
For the Backend you can login with the following credentials:

User: demo
Password: demo

Clicking on a word shows a 404 Error

The most reasons for this error is a not saved permalink structure.
Go to Settings > Permalinks and press the save button to solve this issue.

How can i use my own template for the detail view ?

To use an own template you can create a new file with the name single-nessio_gl.php and upload this to the theme folder.


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Contributors & Developers

“Glossar / Encyclopedia” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




First version of the glosslar plugin.


  • Bugfix for the navigation shortcode
  • readme adjustments


  • Bugfix Navigationcode


  • add editor for the backendview
  • some minor bugfixes


  • fix the problem with the special character (germane)
  • activate support for comments
  • fix problem with the text formatting
  • fix some output bugs


  • fix for special character and older php versions


  • added the possibility to use your own url-slug instead of lexikon
  • minor bugfixes


  • fixed the not closed h3-tag
  • Optimization of displaying the numeric character