This plugin displays a random quotation upon page load pulled from a simple .csv file. It is a widget with one simple option, the path/url to the .csv file containing the quotations. There are two simple CSS hooks to provide styling.
|Author:||Andrew Muschamp McKay (profile at wordpress.org)|
|WordPress version required:||2.2.0|
|WordPress version tested:||3.2.1|
|Added to WordPress repository:||15-06-2011|
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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This plugin displays a random quotation upon page load pulled from a simple .csv file. You can provide any .csv file you like it should be of the format: source, “Quotation”
There are token css classes/ids to allow you to style the quotations however you like. The HTML outputed looks like this:
There is no greater sorrow than thinking back upon a happy time in misery.
You just need to add a #quotationSource and a #randomQuotation CSS rules or just let the chips fall where they may.
This is my first WordPress plugin it isn’t terribly clever. I eventually looked at the original plugin, hello.php and combined with my experience writing mashups just cranked it out.
Trying to widgetize the thing and get admin options working
This is the first attempt to get this working.