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REST API Taxonomy Boxes

Description

RATB is a plugin serving two purpose: offering new features to extend the usage of taxonomies meta boxes by plugins, and showcasing the power the WordPress REST API and Backbone.js REST client.

How It Works

RATB is a plugin meant to make it easy to use the REST API with taxonomies meta boxes using the Backbone.js client. Through extensive use of the combined REST API and Backbone.js client to interact with the API RATB basically replace the default taxonomies meta boxes with a Backbone.js powered set of views replicating the original meta boxes contents.

RATB provides a JavaScript API to easily manage terms programmatically: create and delete terms, save terms collections, reload meta boxes… More information can be found on the official website.

TL;DR

  1. Replace the default WordPress Taxonomy Meta Boxes with Backbone.js views
  2. Use the Backbone.js Client and REST API to manipulate terms.

Installation

Using The WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ Plugin Dashboard
  2. Select rest-api-taxonomy-boxes.zip from your computer
  3. Upload
  4. Activate the plugin on the WordPress Plugin Dashboard

Using FTP

  1. Extract rest-api-taxonomy-boxes.zip to your computer
  2. Upload the rest-api-taxonomy-boxes.zip directory to your wp-content/plugins directory
  3. Activate the plugin on the WordPress Plugins Dashboard

FAQ

Installation Instructions

Using The WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ Plugin Dashboard
  2. Select rest-api-taxonomy-boxes.zip from your computer
  3. Upload
  4. Activate the plugin on the WordPress Plugin Dashboard

Using FTP

  1. Extract rest-api-taxonomy-boxes.zip to your computer
  2. Upload the rest-api-taxonomy-boxes.zip directory to your wp-content/plugins directory
  3. Activate the plugin on the WordPress Plugins Dashboard

Contributors & Developers

“REST API Taxonomy Boxes” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.1

  • Make plugin embeddable.
  • Fix hierarchical taxonomies refresh.
  • Fix hierarchical taxonomies meta boxes tabs CSS.

1.0

  • First release.