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WorldCup Widget

Description

Adds a sidebar widget that let’s you pick your favorite team, adjust some options and output content like team logo, group standings, record, goal count, points and upcoming schedule.

Screenshots

  • Top Scorer Widget admin and display, with stats toggled.
  • Main Widget admin and display.
  • Group Stage/Stats widget.

Installation

  1. Upload worldcup-widget/ to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Install Widget to Sidebar of choice.

FAQ

Do you plan on adding other widgets related to the World Cup to this plugin?

Yes, most definitely. At this time I’ve decided to just release and start rolling updates to include various widgets that might be interesting. If you have an idea for one that you would want to include feel free to create a support topic and I’ll try to hammer it out as soon as possible.

Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

Changelog

1.0.4

  • Updated main widget seperate out upcoming match. Display eliminated status, change ‘show matches’ to ‘show all matches’. Adjusted view styling for Top Scorers widget, included Golden Boot emblem for Top Scorers from all teams list. Added Group Standings widget, to display Group Stats from the group stages.

1.0.3

  • Updated main widget to pull Quarter Final / Elimination bracket games. Expect 2 new widgets next update along with additional toggles for the main widget.

1.0.2

  • Added Top Scorers Widget.

1.0.1

  • Added missing CSS and Screenshot.

1.0.0

  • Initial Update. I play on adding more widgets / features to this as the tournament progresses. Possibly shortcodes to embed in pages/posts.