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Page View Count

Places an icon, all time views count and views today count at the bottom of posts, pages and custom post types on any WordPress website.

1.2.1 - 2015/08/22

  • Tweak - include new CSSMin lib from https://github.com/tubalmartin/YUI-CSS-compressor-PHP-port into plugin framework instead of old CSSMin lib from http://code.google.com/p/cssmin/ , to avoid conflict with plugins or themes that have CSSMin lib
  • Tweak - make __construct() function for 'Compile_Less_Sass' class instead of using a method with the same name as the class for compatibility on WP 4.3 and is deprecated on PHP4
  • Tweak - change class name from 'lessc' to 'a3_lessc' so that it does not conflict with plugins or themes that have another Lessc lib
  • Tweak - Plugin Framework DB query optimization. Refactored settings_get_option call for dynamic style elements, example typography, border, border_styles, border_corner, box_shadow
  • Tweak - Tested for full compatibility with WordPress major version 4.3.0
  • Fix - Update the plugin framework for setup correct default settings on first installed
  • Fix - Update the plugin framework for reset to correct default settings when hit on 'Reset Settings' button on each settings tab

1.2.0 - 2015/06/18

  • Feature - Plugin framework Mobile First focus upgrade
  • Feature - Massive improvement in admin UI and UX in PC, tablet and mobile browsers
  • Feature - Introducing opening and closing Setting Boxes on admin panels.
  • Feature - Added Plugin Framework Customization settings. Control how the admin panel settings show when editing.
  • Feature - Added a 260px wide images to the right sidebar for support forum link, Documentation links.
  • Feature - Added full support for Right to Left RTL layout on plugins admin dashboard.
  • Fix - Check 'request_filesystem_credentials' function, if it does not exists then require the core php lib file from WP where it is defined

1.1.0 - 2015/06/03

  • Tweak - Security Hardening. Removed all php file_put_contents functions in the plugin framework and replace with the WP_Filesystem API
  • Tweak - Security Hardening. Removed all php file_get_contents functions in the plugin framework and replace with the WP_Filesystem API
  • Fix - Update dynamic stylesheet url in uploads folder to the format //domain.com/ so it's always is correct when loaded as http or https

1.0.9 - 2015/05/30

  • Tweak - Tested and Tweaked for full compatibility with WordPress Version 4.2.2
  • Localization - Italian translation by Antonio Petricca.
  • Localization - Indonesian translation by Ridha Harwan.

1.0.8 - 2015/04/21

  • Tweak - Tested and Tweaked for full compatibility with WordPress Version 4.2.0
  • Tweak - Update style of plugin framework. Removed the [data-icon] selector to prevent conflict with other plugins that have font awesome icons


  • Feature - Next step in full conversion of plugin to backbone.js and Sass - full admin panel conversion from CSS to Sass. - 2014/09/13

  • Tweak - Added WordPress plugin icon.
  • Fix - Changed __DIR__ to dirname( __FILE__ ) for Sass script so that on some server __DIR__ is not defined - 2014/09/10

  • Tweak - Updated google font face in plugin framework.
  • Tweak - Tested 100% compatible with WordPress Version 4.0
  • Fix - Use correct variable $postid instead of $post->ID for 'custom_stats_update_echo()' function to fix the problem don't auto increase total view for use template tag '' - 2014/07/22

  • Fix - Add missed style when disable AJAX load for view counts - 2014/07/22

  • Fix - Add missed style for class .pvc_clear in Sass

1.0.6 - 2014/07/21

  • Feature - Beginning of conversion of the plugin to backbone.js and Sass
  • Feature - Loads superfast on frontend with substantially less calls to the server making it very lightweight and super fast.
  • Feature - On Category extract pages plugin now only calls once to admin-ajax.php regardless of how many extract view counts are shown.
  • Feature - Upgrade Page View Count front end count and load function to backbone.js
  • Feature - Upgraded plugins front end CSS to Sass.

1.0.5 - 2014/06/27

  • Feature - Added load Counter on front end by Ajax option to prevent count being cached by caching plugins.
  • Tweak - added ajax event 'pvc_ajax_load_stats' and trigger $("body").trigger("pvc_stats_loaded_" + pvc_object_id ); for that event
  • Tweak - added ajax event 'pvc_ajax_update_stats' and trigger $("body").trigger("pvc_stats_updated_" + post_id ); for that event
  • Tweak - use $wpdb->prepare() for all sql command for security
  • Tweak - Updated chosen js script to latest version 1.1.0 on the a3rev Plugin Framework
  • Tweak - Added support for placeholder feature for input, email , password , text area types.
  • Tweak - Added Russiian translation thanks to Renat Nurlyev - 2014/05/26

  • Tweak - Changed add_filter( 'gettext', array( $this, 'change_button_text' ), null, 2 ); to add_filter( 'gettext', array( $this, 'change_button_text' ), null, 3 );
  • Tweak - Update change_button_text() function from ( $original == 'Insert into Post' ) to ( is_admin() && $original === 'Insert into Post' )
  • Tweak - Checked and updated for full compatibility with WordPress version 3.9.1
  • Tweak - Updated plugins description text and admin panel yellow sidebar text.
  • Tweak - Updated Framework help text font for consistency.
  • Tweak - Added remove_all_filters('mce_external_plugins'); before call to wp_editor to remove extension scripts from other plugins.
  • Tweak - Full WP_DEBUG ran, all uncaught exceptions, errors, warnings, notices and php strict standard notices fixed.
  • Tweak - Added PHP Public Static to functions in Class. Done so that Public Static warnings don't show in DE_BUG mode.
  • Fix - Code tweaks to fix a3 Plugins Framework conflict with WP e-Commerce tax rates. - 2013/12/24

  • Feature - a3rev Plugin Framework admin interface upgraded to 100% Compatibility with WordPress v3.8.0 with backward compatibility.
  • Feature - Feature - a3rev framework 100% mobile and tablet responsive, portrait and landscape viewing.
  • Feature - Added option of return parameter to existing echo for getting page view stats on any variable.
  • Tweak - Upgraded dashboard switches to Vector based display that shows when WordPress version 3.8.0 is activated.
  • Tweak - Tweak - Upgraded all plugin .jpg icons and images to Vector based display for full compatibility with new WordPress version.
  • Tweak - Admin panel Yellow sidebar not show in Mobile screens to optimize admin panel screen space.
  • Tweak - Tested 100% compatible with WP 3.8.0
  • Fix - Upgraded array_textareas type for Padding, Margin settings on the a3rev plugin framework. - 2013/10/14

  • Tweak - Fixed typos on admin panel.
  • Fix - Conflict with new version of WordPress SEO plugin causing duplicate page counts - add_filter( 'wpseo_opengraph_desc', array( 'A3_PVC', 'fixed_wordpress_seo_plugin' ) );
  • Fix - Updated Plugin Admin Framework by added array_map( array( $this, 'admin_stripslashes' ) , $current_settings ) to strip slashes on value when show on frontend
  • Translation - Added Dutch translation thanks to Renee Klein

1.0.4 - 2013/10/10

  • Tweak - a3rev logo image now resizes to the size of the yellow sidebar in tablets and mobiles.
  • Fix - Intuitive Radio Switch settings not saving. Input with disabled attribute could not parse when form is submitted, replace disabled with custom attribute: checkbox-disabled
  • Fix - App interface Radio switches not working properly on Android platform, replace removeProp() with removeAttr() function script

1.0.3 - 2013/10/05

  • Feature - Upgraded the plugin to the newly developed a3rev admin panel app interface.
  • Feature - New admin UI features check boxes replaced by switches.
  • Fix - Plugins admin script and style not loading in Firefox with SSL on admin. Stripped http// and https// protocols so browser will use the protocol that the page was loaded with.

1.0.2 - 2013/08/28

  • Feature - Major performance enhancement. All Time Views table data emptied each day on 24 hour cron.
  • Featue - Added House Keeping function to settings. Clean up on Deletion. Option - Choose if you ever delete this plugin it will completely remove all tables and data it has created.
  • Tweak - Plugin in code tested fully compatible with WordPress v3.6.0
  • Tweak - Ran full WP_DEBUG All Uncaught exceptions errors and warnings fixed.
  • Tweak - Added PHP Public Static to functions in Class. Done so that PHP Public Static warnings don't show in WP_DEBUG mode.
  • Tweak - Added when install and activate plugin link redirects to the plugins dashboard instead of the wp-plugins dashboard.
  • Tweak - Updated plugins support forum link to the wordpress support forum.

1.0.1 - 2013/01/10

  • Tweak - Updated Support and Pro Version link URL's on wordpress.org description, plugins and plugins dashboard. Links were returning 404 errors since the launch of the all new a3rev.com mobile responsive site as the base e-commerce permalinks is changed.

1.0.0 - 2012/12/20

  • First Release.

Requires: 3.8 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.3
Last Updated: 2015-8-22
Active Installs: 10,000+


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0 of 3 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.

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