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Soundy Background Music

This plugin allows any page or post to play a soundtrack while it is displayed.


3.9    -    January 14th, 2017

  • Fixed error messages sent to error log when posts or pages were added.

3.8    -    November 11th, 2016

  • Made plugin compatible with SSL.

3.7    -    October 7th, 2016

  • Fixed bug that prevented plugin metabox to appear in admin edit pages when website had a path to html root directory.

3.6    -    August 17th, 2016

  • Corrected PHP bug related to choice of Play/Pause Button Corner.

3.5    -    August 8th, 2016

  • Corrected bug related to strpos PHP function.
  • Corrected bug that prevented Media Library buttons to work.

3.4    -    Juli 7th, 2016

  • Play/Pause button images dimensions are now displayed in the Play/Pause Button tab of the plugin settings.
  • Default values are now displayed as comment in the plugin metabox in posts and pages.

3.3    -    June 10th, 2016

  • Load performance increased by removing link prefetch statement on audio file.

3.2    -    March 10th, 2016

  • Security exploit fixed.

3.1    -    March 3rd, 2015

  • Media Library button calls now new WordPress File Uploader.

3.0    -    January 3rd, 2015

  • Play/Pause button size and corner positioning can now be made responsive in "Button Responsiveness" tab of plugin settings page.

2.7    -    December 20th, 2014

  • Fixed bug on the front-end appearing in themes using Ajax to reload only the content part of the pages when the visitor navigates on the website.

2.6    -    September 12th, 2014

  • Set z-index CSS property to 99999 on play/pause button, so that it always appears on top of any other HTML elements.

2.5    -    July 28th, 2014

  • Fixed bug introduced in 2.4: Soundy's metabox in Edit Page/Post did merge with other metaboxes.

2.4    -    July 23rd, 2014

  • Input fields of Soundy Background Music Metabox are now distributed in tabs in Edit Page and Edit Post pages.
  • If Audio URL does not end with audio file extension, administrators and authors can now specify the audio type.
  • Insertion of multiple Play/Pause buttons is now supported.
  • Play/Pause button in corner can now be disabled in the Soundy Background Music Settings (Play/Pause Button Corner Position tab) as well as in the Soundy Background Music metabox in the Edit Page and Edit Post pages.

2.3    -    May 11th, 2014

  • Made admin user interface a little bit more attractive. No functionality change.

2.2    -    May 4th, 2014

  • Fixed bug introduced in 2.0: in the admin plugins page, all plugins had a Settings link pointing to Soundy's settings because of a bug in soundy.php.

2.1    -    April 26th, 2014

  • Corrected major bug introduced in 2.0: when Soundy was installed for the first time: the default audio file URL and the default four play/pause button image URLs were undefined.

2.0    -    April 23rd, 2014

  • Object Oriented Redesign of the whole plugin.
  • Added Play/Pause Button Preview in Context of any Page or Post in Settings > Soundy > Play/Pause Button Tab.
  • Added Play/Pause Button Preview in Context of any Page or Post in Settings > Soundy > Play/Pause Corner Position Tab.
  • Added Swap Button in Settings > Soundy > Play/Pause Button Tab to swap the URLs of the normal and hover images.
  • Fixed minor bug in New Page and New Post Soundy metabox.
  • Soundy Background Music PRO and its HTML5 Play/Pause Button Designer application is now available.

1.2    -    March 17th, 2014

  • Added Audio Volume Control for administrators in Settings > Soundy.
  • Added Audio Volume Control for authors in Edit Page and Edit Post Soundy meta box.
  • Made Admin User Interface more responsive and user friendlier.

1.1    -    March 12th, 2014

  • Corrected a few minor bugs
  • Made Soundy forms of the back-end admin section more responsive
  • Added possibility to disable Soundy for mobile devices. Set variable $disable_soundy_for_mobile to true in soundy.php file to disable Soundy for mobile devices.

1.0    -    March 4th, 2014

  • First Release

Requires: 3.6 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.7.1
Last Updated: 6 days ago
Active Installs: 20,000+


4.7 out of 5 stars


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