Someone (effex100) on the WordPress.org Plugins page kindly pointed out that hashtags are not loading correctly.
Continue reading ThinkTwit Update 1.3.11
Have just committed a very small update which corrects some issues introduced in a recent new feature (the follow button) and within the hotfix, and also made use of a change from XML to JSON. Specifically:
Continue reading ThinkTwit Update 1.3.10
As I’ve recently had to implement the JSON implementation of the Twitter Search API v1.0 as a hotfix into ThinkTwit, I thought it might be useful to share how I did this…
So if you’re here it’s probably because you need to read JSON in PHP or you have to implement an API, maybe the Twitter API. First of all you need to construct your URL, if you are using the Twitter Search API it may look like this:
Continue reading Loading JSON web service in to PHP
So you may or may not have noticed ThinkTwit turning everything italic – either way you’ll be wanting to download this update. The long and short of it is that Twitter have changed their API and this version is 100% required if you want to keep using ThinkTwit – and no doubt every other Twitter plugin will need to be updated as well.
Continue reading HOTFIX: ThinkTwit 1.3.9 to fix italic issue
Having had an issue with ThinkTwit turning half a user’s page italic (it was spewing em tags all over the place) and researching the issue I have found out that Twitter have recently changed their API to no longer support XML. Despite signs that this may be coming (as they had gradually removed XML support from other services) they did not give a timeline and this change came completely out of the blue.
Continue reading Twitter removed XML from API – affecting ThinkTwit
Some of you may have noticed already that I launched a minor update yesterday to ThinkTwit – it wasn’t a major update hence I’ve been a bit tardy posting about it, though it has taken a lot of effort and been a number of weeks in the coming during which 2 other updates have come since I started coding it but the update wasn’t finished to get in to either of them.
Continue reading Minor update to ThinkTwit – 1.3.8
I’ve had some difficulty in the last couple of months adding jQuery in to my widget form in the admin area (for ThinkTwit), especially with adding functionality that will let me roll up a group of settings to make it easier for the user to edit them as there are so many. It turned out that this was due to objects being loaded after the page has loaded (see issue and solution).
Continue reading How to roll up options in WordPress admin
A very short post today, I just thought this would come in handy to someone. If you are in the form() function you should be able to do this:
Continue reading How to get the current widget id in WordPress admin
I’ve just updated ThinkTwit to version 1.3.7 with the following changes:
Continue reading ThinkTwit Update 1.3.7