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WP HTML5 Category Selector

Description

The WP HTML5 Category Selector Plugin adds a filter input field to the category box on the add/edit post page. Useful for bloggers who have lots of categories.

If you have any questions or feedback, I’m @MikeRogers0 on twitter. You can contribute via GitHub.

Requirements

  • PHP5 or better
  • JavaScript enabled in the users browser

Screenshots

  • This is what the filtering field looks like

Installation

  1. Upload the wp-html5-category-selector folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

FAQ

How do I filter the categories?

Just type in the field labeled “filter”. As you type it will filter.

How do I get all my categories back?

Clear the field labeled “filter”.

Reviews

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Contributors & Developers

“WP HTML5 Category Selector” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.3.0

  • Switched over to a CSS query based filtering solution, this should make things more efficient.

1.2.0

  • Made filter box a search type, so removed the filter button.
  • Removed twitter link on plugins page.

1.1.0

  • Custom post type support
  • Improved performance
  • Updated descriptions
  • Improved internationalisation

1.0.0

  • Inital Release