[resolved] Anybody know what plugin..? (11 posts)

  1. LaBella
    Posted 10 years ago #

    Anybody know what plugin is the one that displays small lil' icons under "recent comments"?
    I've seen it once or twice on a blog... but now I can't find those blogs because I didn't save them to ask the owner.
    Anybody know what I'm talking about?

    It's almost like gravatar but incorporated to show on the sidebar next to the those who have left a recent comment.

    Any help would be appreciated
    Thanks in advance!

  2. estjohn
    Posted 10 years ago #

    what kind of icon? author icon? category icon? or just the same icon over and over for each comment?

  3. LaBella
    Posted 10 years ago #

    author icon.
    Like gravatar.
    Is is possible to incorporate gravatar to display that way?

  4. LaBella
    Posted 10 years ago #

    Found one of the blogs that has it!
    check it out


    [their recent comments]

  5. girlspoke
    Posted 10 years ago #

    I'm using the Recent Comments plugin: http://blog.jodies.de/archiv/2004/11/13/recent-comments/

    After you install/activate it you go into OPTIONS and select RECENT COMMENTS there is a section for configuring gravatars, labelled appropriately GRAVATARS.

    Good stuff.

  6. LaBella
    Posted 10 years ago #

    OMG, thank you so much!
    I was going to contact you guys but I didn't know "who" to direct the question to since there are a couple of you there. *blush* I didn't want to bother you guys.

    You're the best, thanks again!

  7. LaBella
    Posted 10 years ago #

    ok question.
    How do I get it to show up?
    I know
    %gravatar - Gravatar of the commenter, full img tag
    %gravatar_url - Gravatar of the commenter, only url

    will make it show up.
    Where exactly do I insert it. What is it supposed to look like? I'm very unsure about this.

    This is the way it is set-up now:

  8. %comment_author: %comment_excerpt
  9. Again, not sure where to add the gravatar option.


    Can anybody help?
    Thank you.

  • LaBella
    Posted 10 years ago #

    oh, never mind... I was brave enough to try to figure it out on my own again and it worked.

  • dss
    Posted 10 years ago #

    Gravatars for comments are super cool!

    But based on that Girlspoke site, my question is:

    How do you get the author images to appear beside their respective posts?

    That's a good trick.

  • girlspoke
    Posted 10 years ago #

    dss: I use the Author Image plugin: http://www.coffee2code.com/wp-plugins/ You need to create the images you want to use and make sure their filenames refers to the user # which you'll find on the USERS section, then insert <?php c2c_the_author_image() into the main template.

    And LaBella, glad you got it working. I use the following code to configure my recent comments:

  • %gravatar %comment_author on: %post_title
  • dss
    Posted 10 years ago #

    Thanks girlspoke!

    Really dig your multi user site. Very cool!

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