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wp-links2-import

Description

The plugin can be used to migrate links 2.0 or cvs, text files data as category and products to wordpress and to function like that one. That is visitors will then be able to add/modify their links, browse by categories and search the directory. And admin can import/re-import and manage the data as prducts/category and comments.

Todo list

  • Manage products/links/category in admin page
  • internationalize the text at user’s side
  • allow member to add/modify their links/products
  • enable search from directory(products/category)
  • to have css in directory

Installation

You can install it via wordpress’ plugin interface or install manually as below:

  1. Upload wp-links2-import to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Use the admin function to import data and setup its settings.

FAQ

What is the text file should be looked like?

It can be any text files with fields separated as csv or similar like below, the ‘ignxx’ field will be ignored by the import:

id|fullname|ign|ign2|ign3|ign4|ign5|ign6|description|ign7|ign8|ign9
48|computers_and_internet/software/web|||||||Web software and other relative issues||2|

id|title|url|adddate|category|description|ign|ign2|ign3|ign4|ign5|ign6|ign7|ign8|ign9|ign10|ign11|ign12|ign13|ign14
33|CGI2.NET|http://www.cgito.net|15-Nov-2002|computers_and_internet/software/web|A web site to go.|dat|xxx|xxx|No|No|0|0|xxx|xxx|xxx|xxx||xxx|xxx

Which fields must be had

For category tables:
fullname

For links or ‘products’ like table:
title,url,adddate,category

The category will be matched with the ‘fullname’ of category

Contributors & Developers

“wp-links2-import” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.0

  • This is the first release