This plugins add meta data to the wordpress categories and terms.
It Creates a wp-termsmeta table to store the entered meta.
It adds input fields to the category and other term administration interface to enter the meta values.
It provides functions to retrive / create / update / delete the category and terms meta.
It can be used to add meta to custom taxonomies (terms).
This plugin has been tested with WP2.8.6 and WPmu2.8.6 and WP3.3.1
1.2.8 : Add Brazilian Portuguesetranslation thanks to josecoelho
1.2.7 : Small fix to make the image fields work in WordPress 3.4.
1.2.6 : Fix bug introduced in 1.2.5, allowing images to be inserted into posts again.
1.2.5 : Small fix to make the image fields work in WordPress 3.3.1.
1.2.4 : Small fix to make the meta list appear in the taxonomy edit page with WP3.0.1. && WP3.0.4 (thanks to webgrafia).
1.2.3 : Add a new meta type « check-box » with meta_value of « checked » when the box is checked (thanks to Joseph).
1.2.2 : Small fix to make the meta list appear in the taxonomy edit page with WP3.0.1. && WP3.0.4 (thanks to Patrick).
1.2.1 : Small fix to avoid problem wih global variables in the taxonomy list with WP3.0.1. (thanks to Jeff).
1.2.0 : Major release. Add the terms meta administration form on all terms (category / Tags / custom taxonomies) for WP version 3.0 and above.
1.1.1 : Fix a typo error when no meta has been configured.
1.1.0 : Major release. Test and debug to be fully compatible with version 3.0.x . Add the new « image » type for meta.
1.0.3 : Fix an error on the meta update method thanks to Tom Ransom for sending the fix.
1.0.2 : Debug when no meta is set.
1.0.1 : Add the possibility to replace special chars into meta name in the meta creation form in the option page.
1.0.0 : Add the option page to easily configure the meta list
0.0.1 : plugin initial creation.
- Unzip into your
/wp-content/plugins/directory. If you’re uploading it make sure to upload
the top-level folder. Don’t just upload all the php files and put them in
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
- Go to your Administration interface in the « Settings » menu a new « Category Meta » page is created.
Configure the meta you want to use.
- go to your Administration interface, in the « Category » menu -> new fields are displayed in the category creation/modification form with the meta you configured.
- That’s it!
you can use the folowing functions into your templates to retreive 1 meta:
$metaValue = get_terms_meta($category_id, $meta_key);
you can use the folowing functions into your templates to retreive all meta:
$metaList = get_all_terms_meta($category_id);
This plugin is in stable phase.
Contributors & Developers
“Category Meta plugin” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors