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Yelp Widget Pro

Yelp Widget Pro makes it easy for you to add business listings to your website or blog via an easy-to-use and intuitive widget.


  • Fix: Settings pages not saving properly
  • Housekeeping: General code improvement, clean up, and organizations


  • Updated text in activation banner to reflect free version of plugin better
  • Minor typo fixes and text updates


  • Added Activation Banner
  • Updated Readme.txt
  • Fully I18n (internationalize) ready.


  • Update: Renamed "Yelp Widget Pro Premium" to just "Yelp Widget Premium" - It makes more sense and sounds better
  • Update: CSS update for Yelp Settings page so metaboxes do not have toggle icons or move hovers (the metaboxes cannot be moved)
  • Fix: PHP Warning for array_key_exists check when get_option returns false


  • New: Added WordImpress logo image to options page
  • Updated: Improved widget's UI for new WP 3.8 style
  • Updated: Reformatted all code to WP Coding Standards
  • Updated: Swapped Yelp icon URL for biz url rather than just yelp.com
  • Updated: Removed old license metabox in place for new license activation explanation metabox
  • Updated: Compatible with up to WP 3.8
  • Updated: readme.txt file with additional information
  • Fixed: Broken link to premium upgrade page
  • Fixed: WP_DEBUG notices

  • Removed unnecessary plugin updater class

  • Fixed: Issue with unavailable automatic updates and new licensing server


  • Updated: New Updates handeling for premium plugin purchasers
  • Fixed: Very minor CSS issue in admin options UI issue with G+ displaying block


  • Updated: Improved logic to communicate between Software API and plugin


  • FIXED: Issue with Sorting feature not working properly
  • NEW: Social media buttons in settings panel (like us if you get a chance!)
  • UPDATED: Support links to forum updated

  • UPDATED: Licensing logic for plugin
  • Code cleanup and optimization

  • UPDATED: Reverted license update method back to curl from wp_remote_get due to some issues with various hosts
  • Minor UI Updates
  • Code cleanup and improvements


  • NEW: Added tooltips with information and links to screencast tutorials on the widgets and on widget settings pages
  • NEW: Added default image for businesses without profile images
  • NEW: Added Profile image size select; now you can easily modify the size of your Yelp profile image
  • NEW: Added links to Options page, Rate the Plugin and Premium Upgrade on the Plugins page
  • UPDATED: Changed default number of items in Search Method to 4 rather than 1
  • UPDATED: Changed default cache value to 1 Day to encourage caching results
  • UPDATED: Widget image output alt and title tags for better SEO optimization
  • UPDATED: Readme.txt file with additional information and updated description
  • UPDATED: Premium plugin update classes to latest version from GitHub
  • FIXED: Fixed Premium licensing metabox inputs min-width issue
  • Added link to Premium Version on widget
  • Code cleanup and organization


  • Release of plugin w/ licensing logic
  • UI and code cleanup


  • Added localization support for future translations. If you are interested in helping with translation please contact me!
  • Additional UI updates and tweaks
  • Updated yelp_widget_curl() function to use WordPress' HTTP API first and backup as cURL
  • Integrating premium licencing logic; GPL compatible plugin
  • Fixed UI bug with widget API selection radio
  • Updated Facebook Like box to new WordImpress (no-ed) page
  • Grammatical fixes
  • Improved widget frontend CSS


  • Improved frontend widget display CSS with percentage-based element widths
  • Added business address display option to widget functionality
  • Cleaned up Widget UI: Added toggle option panels
  • Cleaned up options panel UI: Added metaboxes to hold content; fixed typo in introduction; added like box for WordImpressed
  • Improved how scripts are loaded in the WordPress admin panel by only loaded them on the pages needed
  • Coming soon: Premium Add-ons! Themes, New Features and More.


  • Initial plugin release - Special thanks to the Yelp It plugin for kickstarting this widget

Requires: 3.6 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.5.3
Last Updated: 4 months ago
Active Installs: 6,000+


4.3 out of 5 stars


0 of 2 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.

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