Wednesday, October 20th, 2010
ProgPress 1.1 is available now. There are a number of internal changes, with the goal of making it easier to create “add-on” plugins for ProgPress. The biggest new feature is the first one of the add-on plugins allowing you to use ProgPress to integrate into the NaNoWriMo Word Count API.
To enable this feature you have to first activate the ProgPress — NaNoWriMo Support plugin (automatically installed with ProgPress 1.1). Once that’s done, you can use the nanowrimo attribute on the [progpress] shortcode to pass in your NaNoWriMo user id. This overrides the goal, current, and previous attributes.
[progpress nanowrimo="136732" title="NaNoWriMo 2010" label="words"]
ProgPress Error:NaNoWriMo Wodcount API Error (username=136732) Please switch to using your username
Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008
Partly due to the strangeness that drove me to change hosting providers I found out that the previous version of ProgPress had an issue running under php4. That should now be fixed in the latest version (0.8), now available on the ProgPress plugin page
Sunday, December 9th, 2007
I’ve finally gotten around to wrapping up the CSS based progress meters I’ve been using on this site into a WordPress Plugin. This is my first plugin for WordPress, and it’s in it’s initial release. If you try it out let me know. I’m open to feature suggestions, etc.
More on the ProgPress page.