The plugin gives users the oportunity to embed a tag cloud for a site within any page.
When using the shortcode [tagcloud] when
writing in the content of any page, the user includes in the page, a
tag cloud for posts on that site.
I am working on adding the ability to set options, such as sizes, etc…
This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.
Download the tag-cloud-shortcode.zip file to a directory of your
choice(preferably the wp-content/plugins folder)
Unzip the tag-cloud-shortcode.zip file into the wordpress
plugins directory: ‘wp-content/plugins/’
Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
Include the [tagcloud] shortcode in any page you wish to include the tag cloud display.
- How do I use the plugin?
When you write or edit the content of a page, simply include
[tagcloud] (along with the brackets) whenever you want the tag cloud to
be displayed. Make sure you activate the plugin before you use the
- Why is the tag cloud not displayed, even though I included the shorttag ?
The plugin probably has not yet been activated.
- Why does my posted content also show the shortcode [tagcloud]?
At the moment, the tag-cloud-shortcode plugin only works when used
in pages. The content displayed by the plugin table probably
malfunctioned if you used the shortcode in a post.
Contributors and Developers
“Tag Cloud Shortcode” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
Interested in development?
- First draft of the plugin. It’s not parameterizable yet, but works.