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.

Selective Reading

Description

For more information see http://www.amoss.me.uk/tag/selective-reading/

Features

  • Category widget is updated with show/hide links for each category.
  • Works for unregistered users (using cookies)
  • Works for hierarchical categories

TODO/Planned Features

  • AJAX Reload post list after change of selection (currently refreshes whole page)
  • Configuration for contents of show/hide etc.
  • Hide links when javascript is disabled (plugin depends on javascript)
  • Tooltip when first clicked hide or show
  • Strikethrough category name when hidden
  • Notify when can’t unhide child due to hidden parent
  • Clearer indication of hierarchical hiding when hierarchical display is disabled?
  • Better error checking
  • Autoformat code
  • Support for WP super cache – does not currently function for unregistered users with this plugin enabled

Screenshots

  • Categories widget with the plugin enabled

Installation

  1. Copy the selective-reading folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

FAQ

None

Contributors & Developers

“Selective Reading” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

0.3.1

  • Tested with WP 3.8

0.3

  • Fixed problem with UTF-8 characters displaying incorrectly in category titles.

0.2

  • Fixes minor issue with extraneous html and body tags being generated around categories widget

0.1

  • Category widget is updated with show/hide links for each category
  • Works for unregistered users (using cookies)
  • Works for hierarchical categories