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Progress Bar (Edition for Readers)

Description

This plugin indicates progress made on books.

Important: Your theme needs to support widgets to show the progressbar in the sidebar/widget area.

Major features in Progressbar (Edition for Readers) 0.6 include:

  • Added: Support for new WP 3.5 media library.

Special Thanks

A big thank you goes out to @plueschsarg, because she is as she is.

Special thanks to @bookexhibitionism, @methinksabout, @MortalBookshelf and @xCrini for their input during the development of this plugin.

Additional a big thanks to all the users, especially to @buchsaiten, @ichbinkreativ, @nina2null and @WhiteSences.

Screenshots

  • Main settings
  • Options in the widget area
  • What it looks like
  • Dashboard widget to change the progress of each widget.

Installation

Upload the Progressbar (Edition for Readers) plugin to your blog and activate it.

FAQ

How to change the appearance of the cover ?

Styling such as width, height, padding, background-color, etc., of the cover can be customized by changing the class .progressbar-thumb in the file _style.php.

Contributors & Developers

“Progress Bar (Edition for Readers)” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

0.7.1

  • Fixed: The plugin is now compatible with WordPress 4.3.

0.7

  • Fixed: Add new post thumbnails.

0.6

  • Added: Support for new WP 3.5 media library.

0.5.2

  • Fixed: Restored ebook progress based on percentage.

0.5

  • Added: Dashboard widget to provide an easier access to update the reading progress.
  • Added: WordPress’s Media-Upload to upload the cover image and insert it into the widget.
  • Added: Additional content can be added to the widget now. (e.g. the booklet text)
  • Improved: Changed the image class to progressbar-thumb to avoid any changes to your theme files. (Change the layout in the file _style.php)
  • Improved: _config.php removed, used WordPress Options API.

0.4

  • Added: The appearance of the progress bar can be changed in the options.
  • Added: Support for audiobooks and ebooks.
  • Added: Special Thanks
  • Improved: Progress can be saved in the widget options.
  • Improved: The new data model is completely free of redundancy.

0.3

  • Fixed: Devision by zero.

0.2

  • Added: The appearance of the progress bar can be changed in the options.
  • Improved: No change to the theme is necessary.
  • Improved: Progress can be saved in the widget options.
  • Improved: The ne data model is completely free of redundancy.
  • Fixed: Incorrect entries will result in a prompt asking for correction.
  • Fixed: The encoding is set to UTF-8 without BOM.

0.1

  • Added: The progress is stored in a database table.