SocialCompare table embed

Description

SocialCompare enables you to create and embed easily nice, interactive and collaborative tables.
Everyone can use socialcompare platform to create the table (no need to know HTML coding) and then use this plugin to embed it with a custom design.
Tables can contain various data types: images, videos, votes, ratings, text, currency, number, units…
Tables can be imported from csv data, html… and reuse data from one table to another one, and updates are propagated.
Users can sort data, drag and drop the columns and lines, rotate the table, suggest modifications or update directly the cells depending on the editor’s rights.
Finally, tables can be multilingual, contains units conversion,

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Allows to easily embed a user-generated comparisons tables from SocialCompare, within a post using shortcode, or oembed.
You can use directly the comparison url or the embed url.
This plugin also helps to define the default size and style you would like to apply to your embedded comparisons.

Syntax:

  • [socialcompare]http://socialcompare.com/en/comparison/apples-and-oranges[/socialcompare]
  • [sc height="960"]http://socialcompare.com/en/w/apples-and-oranges[/sc]
  • http://socialcompare.com/en/comparison/apples-and-oranges (URL only on a single line, SocialCompare.biz url not detected)
  • [sc width="90%" height="960"]http://socialcompare.com/en/w/apples-and-oranges#nofull;noflags[/sc]

Screenshots

  • Sample comparison table: default design
  • Sample comparison table: blue design
  • Sample comparison table: tiny design
  • Sample comparison table: compact design
  • This is the admin interface to customize the default embed options

Installation

  1. Upload SocialCompare plugin to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Use the shortcode within your posts

FAQ

Can I create a comparison table directly from my blog?

No you can only use comparison tables available on SocialCompare website.
You can easily use existing comparison matrix available at SocialCompare.
If you’d like to create your own table you can create a free account on SocialCompare.

Can I customize the design of the table?

Yes embedded tables are easily customizable, even if you are not the creator of the table.
You can customize font-size, colors, available actions (sort/hide…)…
You can find more info here:
http://blog.socialcompare.com/2010/12/08/customize-the-embed-comparison-table/

SocialCompare.biz table can only use the default design of the pro account.

Contributors & Developers

“SocialCompare table embed” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.3

Fix HTTPS support

1.2

Add scrolling option
[sc width=”90%” height=”960″ scrolling=”no”]http://socialcompare.com/en/w/apples-and-oranges#nofull;noflags[/sc]

1.1

Add SocialCompare.biz support

1.0.1

Minor admin page changes

1.0

First version with basic functionnality