Category Icons Lite

The No. 1 plugin to assign icons to categories easily.

Author:Brahim Machkouri (profile at
WordPress version required:3.1
WordPress version tested:3.5.2
Plugin version:1.1.4
Added to WordPress repository:23-01-2011
Last updated:30-07-2013
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
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Total downloads:11 177
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Assigns icons to categories with WordPress 3.1 or higher. This plugin :

  • automagically displays an icon in front of your post title (optional)
  • automagically displays icons next to the category names in the sidebar (optional)
  • offers template tags : designers & developers can use template tag with this plugin to display category icons wherever you want.
  • offers 4 filters for developers : caticonslite_htmltag, caticonslite_alt, caticonslite_title & caticonslite_widget.
  • generates valid XHTML (and Strict XHTML)
  • is light !