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Quotes Collection

Quotes Collection plugin with Ajax powered Random Quote sidebar widget helps you collect and display your favourite quotes in your WordPress website.

  • 2015-05-25: Version 2.0.4

    • Updates to localization in Hungarian and Swedish languages
  • 2015-04-29: Version 2.0.3

    • Dutch localization updates by Guido
  • 2015-04-25: Version 2.0.2

    • Update to Turkish localization by Gürkan Gür
  • 2015-04-20: Version 2.0.1

    • Fix for unformatted output on refresh.
  • 2015-04-20: Version 2.0

    • Complete overhaul of the plugin. File organization modified, code refactored, the code is more class based.
    • New and improved admin interface with
      • Improved quotes list table using the WP_List_Table class
      • Screen options to customize the number of quotes displayed per page and show/hide columns
      • Search functionality
      • Option to import/export quotes in JSON format
      • An options page with options to customize the 'Next Quote' text, specify the maximum number of iterations for the auto-refresh feature, and enable dynamic fetching of the first random quote in cached websites.
    • Multi-widget support added. Now as many instances of the widget can be added.
    • Not-so-noticable, but important improvements to the markup generated for the front-end.
    • uninstall.php added. Now, when the plugin is deleted, the plugin's database table, plugin options, all will be removed... no trace left behind.
    • The translation template file quotes-collection.pot updated. Many of the translation strings have changed. Many new strings added, many old strings given up.
    • Updated localization in Tamil, Hebrew, Slovak, French, Ukrainian, German and Norwegian (Bokmål) languages
  • 2012-12-16: Version 1.5.9

    • Fix for cases where random refresh always fetches only two quotes
    • Bugfix for widget
  • 2012-12-10: Version 1.5.8

    • Modified html tags filtering for 'quote'. Now all html tags allowed for blog posts can be used in the 'quote' field.
    • Fixed quotes count display in admin so that plural shows as 'quotes' and not as 'quote'.
    • Fixed Ajax refresh bug.
  • 2012-12-08: Version 1.5.7

    • Localization in Macedonian language added, Persian language updated.
    • Code improvements
    • Documentation changes (FAQ updated)
  • 2012-07-02: Version 1.5.6

    • Security fix (pointed out by Charlie Eriksen via Secunia SVCRP)
  • 2012-03-28: Version 1.5.5.1

    • Minor fix (the missing semicolon in  )
  • 2012-03-27: Version 1.5.5

    • Security fixes
    • Shortcode output pagination issue fixed
    • Shortcode: 'time_added' value for 'orderby' parameter fixed.
    • Localization in Estonian, Greek, Belarusian and Romanian languages added.
  • 2011-08-31: Version 1.5.4

    • 30 and 60 seconds added to widget auto refresh time option.
    • Updates for Italian and Japanese localizations.
  • 2011-08-08: Version 1.5.3

    • Hebrew localization added
    • id attribute added for blockquote tags for shortcode quotes.
  • 2011-07-18: Version 1.5.2

    • Slovak localization added
    • Fixes
  • 2011-07-01: Version 1.5.1

    • Bahasa Indonesia localization updated
  • 2011-06-30: Version 1.5

    • Shortcodes revamp. The new shortcode [quotcoll] uses the WordPress shortcode API and comes with various options. The old [quote] is deprecated, but will still work as a measure of backwards compatibility.
    • Ajax calls are now made to wp-admin/admin-ajax.php. This could potentially fix problems some websites had with the older system.
    • Pagination in admin page. Other minor improvements in the admin page.
    • Fixes for deprecated functions and undefined variables. Various other minor fixes and improvements.
    • Bahasa Indonesia (id_ID) localization added. Tamil localization updated.
    • The .po template file quotes-collection.pot is updated. New strings added, few strings have become obsolete.
  • 2010-12-03: Version 1.4.4

    • Updated Simplified Chinese localization
  • 2010-11-26: Version 1.4.3

    • Norwegian translation added
    • French and Simplified Chinese localizations updated
  • 2010-06-24: Version 1.4.2

    • Italian localization updated
  • 2010-06-19: Version 1.4.1

    • Compatibility with WP 3.0 multi-site functionality
    • Tamil localization updated
  • 2010-06-17: Version 1.4

    • Added ability to refresh quotes sequentially in the order added instead of random refresh.
    • Added ability to refresh quotes automatically in a specified time interval
    • The widget has two additional options (random refresh and auto refresh (+ time interval))
    • 'Quotes Collection' admin panel is now listed as a first-level menu from being a sub-menu under 'Tools'
    • Other minor fixes, changes and improvements
  • 2010-06-06: Version 1.3.8

    • Fix for the backslashes issue.
  • 2010-03-02: Version 1.3.7

    • Localization in Hindi added.
  • 2009-11-10: Version 1.3.6

    • Localization in Bulgarian and Czech languages added.
  • 2009-09-22: Version 1.3.5

    • Brazilian Portugese localization added.
    • Modifications in quotes-collection.js (for better debugging in case of error)
  • 2009-08-24: Version 1.3.4

    • Finnish localization added.
    • FAQ updated.
  • 2009-08-12: Version 1.3.3

    • Localization in Simplified Chinese added.
  • 2009-06-12: Version 1.3.2

    • Latvian translation added. Hungarian translation updated.
  • 2009-05-29: Version 1.3.1

    • Bug fix (URL parsing issue)
    • Lithuanian translation added. Spanish and Russian updated
  • 2009-05-28: Version 1.3

    • Uses jQuery instead of SACK library for the AJAX refresh functionality
    • New widget option to filter based on tags
    • New widget option to set character limit for the random quote
    • Template function changed to quotescollection_quote(). The old function quotescollection_display_randomquote() will still work.
    • Parameters now passed in string format in the template function
    • Hungarian, Belarusian translations added. Swedish, Italian, Croatian, Turkish, Japanese, Persian, French and Tamil updated.
    • If you insert a url in quote, author, source, it becomes clickable in the random quote and in quotes pages.
    • Other minor improvements
  • 2009-04-20: Version 1.2.8

    • Correcting a mistake in the previous update.
  • 2009-04-20: Version 1.2.7

    • Added localization in Portugese language
    • Fix to handle directory paths in windows servers
  • 2009-04-14: Version 1.2.6

    • Added localization in Serbian, Bosnian, Dutch and Persian languages
  • 2009-02-27: Version 1.2.5

    • Added localization in Swedish language
    • Minor tweaks and fixes
  • 2009-02-04: Version 1.2.4

    • Added translation in Danish, Croatian and Japanese languages
    • Minor fixes
    • FAQ section added in readme.txt to answer the frequently asked questions.
  • 2008-11-08: Version 1.2.3

    • Added Ukrainian translation (thanks to Stas for the translation)
    • Tested the plugin for the new admin interface that comes with WordPress 2.7 and a few tweaks. The plugin will work just fine in older WP versions
  • 2008-10-06: Version 1.2.2

    • Security fix, HTML tidy fix, other fixes
    • Updated Turkish trasnlation
  • 2008-09-24: Version 1.2.1

    • Arabic translation added
    • Minor fix (quotes-collection.js: errotext -> errortext)
  • 2008-09-22: Version 1.2

    • All javascript code moved to quotes-collection.js. This makes the code neater.
    • Translations for French, Polish and Turkish languages added.
    • Italian and Russian translations updated.
    • A few minor fixes and small improvements.
  • 2008-07-02: Version 1.1.4

    • Bug fixes. The plugin was not handling properly apostrophes in author and source fields. This is fixed now.
    • Other small fixes.
  • 2008-06-05: Version 1.1.3.1

    • Added Spanish translation.
    • Updated Italian translation.
  • 2008-06-01: Version 1.1.3

    • Improvements
    • Updated German translation
    • Added Russian translation
  • 2008-05-28: Version 1.1.2.1

    • VARCHAR(256) -> VARCHAR(255) (VARCHAR(256) doesnt work with MySQL 4.0)
  • 2008-05-28: Version 1.1.2

    • Modifications in the automatic database update functionality
    • Fixed problem with German translation
    • Added Italian translation
  • 2008-05-25: Version 1.1.1

    • security fix
  • 2008-05-25: Version 1.1

    • Tagging feature
    • Internationalization
    • Fixes and improvements
  • 2008-03-11: Version 1.0

    • Compatible with WordPress 2.5
    • Bug fixes and various other improvements
  • 2008-02-06: Version 0.9.5

    • Fixed problem with non English characters in author names while using the tag [quote|author=]
  • 2008-01-16: Version 0.9.4

    • Support for utf-8 characters
    • Fixed problem with linebreaks
  • 2007-12-19: Version 0.9.3

    • Fixed a JavaScript issue
    • Removed unnecessary <h2></h2> tags above random quote when title field is left blank in widget control options. <h2> tags displayed only when there is a title.
  • 2007-12-18: Version 0.9.2

    • Provision to add random quote anywhere in the template.
  • 2007-12-16: Version 0.9.1

    • Bug fix
  • 2007-12-15: Version 0.9

    • Initial release

Requires: 3.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.2.3
Last Updated: 2015-5-25
Active Installs: 20,000+

Ratings

4.8 out of 5 stars

Support

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