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.

VikiSpot

Description

VikiSpot let you embed related dynamic content, such as related images, videos, news, and blogs to your posts.

Demo:

Features:

  • Fetch and Display Dynamic Content

    • Related News
    • Related Videos
    • Related Blogs
  • Widget Types

    • Content Widget
    • Stream Widget
  • Support Multiple Languages
  • Inherit Theme & Style
  • Popup Youtube Player
  • Show Specific Youtube Channel
  • Vertical & Horizontal Layout
  • Pagination
  • Automatically List Blog on VikiSpot

Screenshots

  • This screen shot shows how VikiSpot widget looks like in a real WordPress blog. The image, sidebar, and related articles are all dynamic content. These content inherit the style of the parent page.

  • VikiSpot supports different languages.

Installation

Upload the VikiSpot plugin to your blog, Activate it, then add the new VikiSpot widget to the sidebar.
Configure the topic (or leave blank for post specific topic) and other options and save!

For setting post specific topic, add a custom attribute “vikispot” to your post while editing.

Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

Translate “VikiSpot” into your language.

Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

2.0.14

Fix flash popup player covered by google ads issue.

2.0.13

Use simple modal script for popup youtube video.

2.0.12

Update help text and links.

2.0.11

Update video player description.

2.0.10

Add support to display videos from youtube channel.

2.0.9

Filtered bad topic name with special characters. Do not submit non-post pages to blog directory.

2.0.8

Adjust how topic is used to list blog on VikiSpot.
Tested with WP 3.0.4.

2.0.7

Add option to popup and auto play videos.

2.0.6

Remove abstract class and methods for php4 compatibility.

2.0.5

Add items count option. Pagination will show when display count is less than items count.

2.0.4

Add column option for layout widget in a wide area.

2.0.3

Fix conflict between jquery and prototype conflict. Tested wordpress 3.0.3.

2.0.2

Update description. Update video thumbnail position to be centered with summary lines is 4+.

2.0.1

  • Version 2. New Stream Widget. New layout for Content Widget. Support multiple languages.

1.0.22

  • Changed plugin homepage.

1.0.21

  • Update help links.

1.0.19

  • Update help links. Add no script handling.

1.0.18

  • Correct branching issue.

1.0.17

  • Update description.

1.0.15

  • Updated help links.

1.0.14

  • Strip html tags for og description.

1.0.13

  • Added Open Graph Protocal support.

1.0.12

  • Update script to list blog in VikiSpot blog directory.

1.0.11

  • Fixed minor styling issue.

1.0.10

  • Updated help links.

1.0.9

  • Add version number to render script.

1.0.8

  • Fix issues with post embedded spots using same topic on home page. Automatically include render script when plugin is activated.

1.0.7

  • Add better support for font sizes but remove extremely small and large fonts.

1.0.6

  • Added a label input to set the widget header.

1.0.5

  • Added help links to widget control form for convenience.

1.0.4

  • Added new style “Parent Simple” that set simple style to the tabs but still inherit all default page style.

1.0.3

  • Added screenshot.

1.0.0

  • Initial Plugin