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Simple Image Widget

A simple widget that makes it a breeze to add images to your sidebars.

4.4.0

  • Enabled selective refresh in the Customizer.
  • Removed PO and MO files in favor of WordPress.org Language Packs.
  • Prevented errors if the main plugin file is accessed directly.

4.3.0

4.2.2

  • Show media extensions in the post finder modal.
  • Added Dutch translation.

4.2.1

  • Fixed a PHP 5.2 incompatibility that prevented the correct image from showing on the front-end.
  • Fixed a debug notice when searching for attachments in the new find posts modal.

4.2.0

  • Added functionality to search for posts to link images to.
  • Added Japanese translation.
  • Changed the method for generating cache keys. Should provide better support for the_widget() and similar methods.
  • Deprecated the method for flushing a single widget instance from the cache.

4.1.2

  • Added Serbo-Croation translation.

4.1.1

  • Added Finnish translation.
  • Prevent a notice about non-existent title when adding a widget in the Customizer in debug mode.

4.1.0

  • Added the ability to hide widget fields.
  • Added a field to insert HTML classes on the text link. Hidden by default.
  • Removed "the_content" filter from widget text to prevent other plugins from appending content.
  • Renamed /scripts to /js and /styles to /css.
  • Improved handling of fields that have been removed in child widgets.

4.0.2

  • Fixed the reference to the widget's parent class to prevent an error.

4.0.1

  • Allow more HTML tags in the text field.
  • Updated customizer support and prevent cache poisoning.
  • Added French translation.

4.0.0

  • New template system to make it easier to override the output.
  • Restructured to make it more intuitive for developers to extend the widget.
  • Moved legacy support into a separate class that hooks into the widget.
  • Works with the Widget Customizer added in WordPress 3.9.
  • Improved compatibility with plugins like Page Builder by SiteOrigin.

3.0.4

  • Fixed a slash preventing custom translations from loading.
  • Dropped the text domain from custom translation filenames.
  • Loading the text domain earlier so the widget title and description can be filtered.
  • Minor code formatting updates.

3.0.3

  • Fixed PHP class name formatting.
  • Added 'link_open' and 'link_close' args to the $instance when rendering the widget display.
  • Added a 'simple-image' CSS class to the image wrapper.

3.0.2

  • Implemented feature for opening links in a new tab/window.
  • Fixed a bug preventing links in legacy widgets to not work.

3.0.1

  • Removed the main plugin file for the previous version.

3.0.0

  • Complete rewrite with new media manager support.

Requires: 4.3 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.5.3
Last Updated: 3 months ago
Active Installs: 80,000+

Ratings

4.5 out of 5 stars

Support

1 of 2 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.

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