This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Like This

Description

A simple ‘I like this’ plugin inspired by the facebook ‘like’ functionality. For visitors who don’t want to bother with commenting.

Installation

  1. Upload the files into a folder named roses-like-this to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Place <?php printLikes(get_the_ID()); ?> in ‘the loop’ of your posts wherever you want the ‘like this’ link to appear.

FAQ

How can I make the ‘like this’ link look prettier?

You can use CSS.
– LikeThis links have the class likeThis
– Links that have been liked also have the class done (.likeThis.done)

Contributors & Developers

“Like This” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Translate “Like This” into your language.

Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

1.0

  • The very first version of this plugin 🙂

1.01

  • Made a small change for those of you installing directly from wordpress.org. This changes the default directory from likeThis to roses-like-this in order to coincide with what wordpress will install. Should lead to less confusion!

1.1

  • Major bug fix! 🙂 Anyone having an issue where the likeThis link clicking wasn’t saving in the database should find it fixed.

1.2

  • Bug Fix for those having issues with cookies not being saved correctly.

1.3

  • Added sidebar widget for displaying most liked posts

1.4

  • Add plugin option section for customizing the like this text

1.5

  • Add likes column to post management list

1.6

  • Code Cleanup

1.6.1

  • Bug fix: Don’t allow likes go into the negatives

1.6.2

  • Bug fix: Cookie bug fix