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Simple Promo Code

Description

This plugin allows editors to request a promo code and optional email address from users to get access to a document and track its usage.

Features for Editors

  • a short code [promo] is provided that will display a form that requests a
    promo code and optionally an email address from your users and then takes them to a url.
  • a summary of the accesses using this code is displayed to editors by the short code
  • editors can clear the logging from the short code
  • there is no back end admin page

Short Code Arguments are:

  • code= a string that must be entered access the document, required
  • document= a url to the document that you want to track, required
  • name= the name to display for the document, required
  • email= ‘yes’ to request the user’s email
  • id= the id on the form tag, useful for CSS, default is ‘promo’
  • promolabel= the label for the promo code input field, default is ‘Please enter promo code for name’
  • emaillabel= the label for the email input field, default is ‘Please enter your email address’
  • liststyle= the style or class for the ul, default is ‘style=”list-style:none”‘

Installation

  1. Use the Plugins, Add New menu in WordPress to install the plugin or upload the simple-promo-code folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. add the [promo] short code where required

Contributors & Developers

“Simple Promo Code” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.1

  • Test for WordPress 3.8 – new wp-admin interface

1.0

  • First release.

1.0.1

  • Update readme