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Testimonials Premium Changelog


  • Include Form CSS is now set by default
  • Remove Testimonials to Dashboard’s At a Glance
  • Require Testimonials by Aihrus 2.19.4
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#84 Form field required asterisk not always red
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#85 New testimonial rating field is blank
  • RESOLVE WordPress Akismet 3.0 class conflict
  • Revise readme options layout
  • Revise screenshots
  • Revise settings options layout


  • Add refund text to readme
  • Cache dashboard_count
  • Change form Summary to Testimonial Summary with small description
  • Change form Text to Full Testimonial
  • Convert [[/]] to [/]
  • Licensing notice display to once per day
  • Require Testimonials by Aihrus 2.19.3
  • RESOLVE Akismet class being redeclared
  • RESOLVE Form options showing as Testimonials widget options
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#80 DB Performance Issues
  • Retain license for one year
  • Revise *_update_license handling
  • Revise cache_get & cache_set handling
  • Revise FAQ section
  • Revise license handling
  • Revise readme description placement


  • Add option Show Content as Excerpt?
  • Revise form text labels
  • Show ratings label on form


  • Require Testimonials by Aihrus 2.19.2


  • Correct form widget inclusion
  • Require Testimonials by Aihrus 2.19.1


  • Please resave your Testimonials > Settings and Widget options for defaults to be corrected
  • RESOLVE Two “Premium Options” headings showing in widget options
  • Update examples


  • Add form option Disable Image Upload via URL?
  • Coding standards
  • Require Aihrus 1.1.0
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#20 Simplify shortcodes
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#56 Prevent edit page column overload
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#66 Vertical transitions not working in widget
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#67 Use .job-title than .title for job title span class
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#73 Add option to disable image upload by URL
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#74 Form options showing when disabled
  • Shortcode and theme function testimonialswidgetpremium_count being deprecated by testimonials_count
  • Shortcode and theme function testimonialswidgetpremium_form being deprecated by testimonials_form
  • Shortcode and theme function testimonialswidgetpremium_link_list being deprecated by testimonials_links
  • Update Aihrus integration
  • Update deactivation routines
  • Update Testimonials 2.19.0


  • RESOLVE Notice undefined index line 1156
  • Update Testimonials 2.18.4


  • Enable rotate per page for carousel
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#61 Horizontal and Vertical transitions not working in widget
  • Revise slide_margin and slide_width defaults
  • Skip rotate_per_page JS if no scripts to manipulate
  • Update copyright year
  • Update EDD_SL_Plugin_Updater 1.1


  • Add ellipsis and read more text filter example
  • Disable rotate per page when using carousel mode
  • Require Testimonials by Aihrus 2.18.2
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#55 Ratings not showing during carousel paging
  • REOPEN michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#59 Blazing fast rotation, always goes to same testimonial
  • RESOLVE Notice: Undefined variable: javascript in includes/class-testimonials-widget-premium.php on line 1250
  • RESOLVE Notice: Undefined variable: key in includes/class-testimonials-widget-premium.php on line 1250
  • Use YouTube https


  • Add FAQ How do I create a testimonial record?
  • Add form option Hide Form Header?
  • jQuery 1.10+ note
  • NOTE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#55 Ratings not showing during carousel paging
  • Remove “Testimonials plugin is required to be activated.” from header
  • Require Testimonials by Aihrus 2.18.1
  • RESOLVE CSS controls.png pathing
  • RESOLVE Form CSS pathing
  • RESOLVE Form header shortcode attribute request
  • RESOLVE Form scripts not loading in footer
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#8 Validate HTML
  • RESOLVE Not recognizing base plugin requirements failure


  • CLOSE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#41 Widget submission form goes red when empty and shortcode form is used - Unable to replicate
  • CLOSE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#42 submission using “Image by URL” doesn’t work if the Form Widget and shortcode form exist together - Unable to replicate
  • Include plugin Testimonials Widget directly
  • Move ci to tests
  • Move files to assets
  • Move lib to includes/libraries
  • Rename custom meta aaa_request to testimonials-widget-premium-form-request
  • Rename custom meta aaa_server to testimonials-widget-premium-form-server
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#9 Show part of the post_content on the testimonials edit page
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#37 Fatal error: Call to undefined method Testimonials_Widget::strip_protocol()
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#40 “Rating” stars won’t show on the sidebar form if the shortcode submission form exists
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#46 Set default rating
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#47 Slow query issues
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#49 Testimonials missing from At a Glance widget on Dashboard
  • Specify a “Text Domain” and “Domain Path”
  • Update Testimonials Premium Shortcode Examples


  • RESOLVE Testimonials Premium load issue


  • Add filter testimonials_widget_premium_scripts_display
  • BUGFIX Fatal error due to inactive REQ_BASE via old Aihrus Framework
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#13 Change the star image for reviews
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#14 Update Antispam bee library
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#15 License activated?, but still showing notice
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#29 Rating stars on non-secure URL
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#30 Possible license disappearing after activation
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#33 License activated?, but still showing notice
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#35 PHP Fatal error: Class ‘Testimonials_Widget_Premium_Antispam’ not found
  • RESOLVE michael-cannon/testimonials-widget#36 Form checking valid_human is failing despite no traffic
  • Use Aihrus Framework 1.0.1
  • Use aihr_check_aihrus_framework


  • BUGFIX #3 PHP Warning: session_destroy
  • BUGFIX #6 Testimonials not activated causes error
  • BUGFIX Notices not showing after deactivation
  • Hide Item URL Field by default
  • Implement PHP version checking
  • Implement WordPress version checking
  • Improve valid_human debug details
  • Replace TODO with https://github.com/michael-cannon/testimonials-widget-premium/issues
  • Revise anti-spam check human notice
  • Revise readme structure
  • Tested up to 3.9.0
  • Update support FAQ


  • Update Aihrus framework


  • $this to CLASS
  • BUGFIX Non static deactivation method called


  • Update Aihrus framework


  • Add PHP 5.3+ required notice
  • Add default gallery
  • Check for PHP 5.3


  • BUGFIX Field codes showing on form


  • Absolute path includes
  • Add Shortcodes helper page - Thank you Scott Hendison
  • Add TW_PLUGIN_DIR path
  • Add buy link to premium license notice
  • Add screenshot 23. This feature requires licenseing to function - Licensing required
  • Add valid_referer debugging
  • Allow plugin usage without license
  • Always check_notices
  • BUGFIX Adjust valid_referer checking for sub-directory installations
  • BUGFIX Clear cache deleted license key
  • BUGFIX JavaScript generated even when no testimonials
  • BUGFIX Testimonial updates don’t clear their related cache entries
  • Begin abstracting common methods
  • Consolidate notices to aihrus
  • Convert include_once to require_once
  • Deactivate license on uninstall
  • Delete notices on deactivation
  • Disable upgrading when license in invalid
  • Enable set_notice with frequency limits
  • Enable activation and version checking
  • Enable upgrading when plugin isn’t activated
  • Hide premium options until valid license activation
  • Include settings earlier
  • Mark cacheables with similar key for easier cleanup
  • Move notice_version to aihrus framework
  • Move notification framework to aihrus directory
  • Moved testimonials-widget-premium-form.css to css directory
  • Properly enable licensing
  • Rebrand Testimonials Widget as Testimonials
  • Refactor Aihrus licensing for class inheritance
  • Refactor license handling
  • Remove API’s source code link
  • Remove donation buttons from plugins page
  • Remove screenshot 23
  • Show enable licensing notice as needed
  • Update TODO
  • Update readme options
  • Use transients speed up license checking


  • Add option Show Next/Prev Controls?
  • Add option controls
  • Add option pager
  • BUGFIX Auto-rotate per page indexing incorrectly
  • BUGFIX Form CSS is missing
  • Enable carousel options to display multiple testimonials at once and rotate them
  • Focus on first form error
  • Revise readme features
  • Update PHPCS config
  • Update for bxSlider
  • Use EDD License Handler licensing and updating
  • Use const JS_KEY
  • Use startSlide for rotate_per_page


  • Adapt JavaScript for animatation transitions
  • Add Review schema to link shortcode code
  • Add rating, item name, and item url to form
  • Add ratings to testimonials display
  • Add screenshot 22. Using Review and AggregateRating schema data structures
  • Added author field to override Review schema author
  • Added item reviewed and url fields for Review schema per testimonial
  • Added simple rating to testimonials
  • Automatically clear cache on updates
  • BUGFIX Auto-rotate per page breaks testionial widget viewing
  • BUGFIX Caching is happening despite no_cache is set
  • BUGFIX Combined required states not selecting unique testimonials
  • BUGFIX Correct Review schema property name to description
  • BUGFIX Failed combined required states selecting all testimonials
  • BUGFIX Form CSS always included
  • BUGFIX Image not linked to read more alternative. Thank you Jay Ramirez.
  • BUGFIX Image span is wrapped by a tag
  • BUGFIX Multiple same rating instances on a page fails
  • BUGFIX No rating value default
  • BUGFIX PHP Notice no_cache
  • BUGFIX Rating label missing on form entry
  • BUGFIX Ratings break in testmode
  • BUGFIX Schema properties contain HTML and entities
  • BUGFIX Stars disappear after initial list view when cached
  • BUGFIX Stars disappear after initial single view when cached
  • BUGFIX Stars disappear after initial widget view when cached
  • BUGFIX query_args not respecting posts to include
  • Bring CSS up to coding standards
  • Clean up JavaScript
  • Display ratings as images in admin
  • Enable rich snippets/structured data per review schema
  • Exclude js/jquery.raty.min.js from phpcs
  • Integrate jQuery Raty – A Star Rating Plugin
  • Load scripts and stylesheets only when needed
  • Made centering linked featured image easier
  • Move ratings input and view before excerpt
  • Remove author lines
  • Require minimumal testimonial rating for display
  • Revise ratings in emails with max
  • SEO tweaks
  • Set rating via stars on form
  • Travis ignore WordPress.WhiteSpace.ControlStructureSpacing - false positives
  • Update TODO
  • Update readme
  • Update schema handling
  • Update screenshots
  • Updated link shortcode code
  • Use API testimonials_widget_schema_review for setting review name
  • Use is_true validation
  • Use excerpt as name for Review schema


  • Add Admin Antispam Debug Help Text
  • Add option Include Form CSS?
  • Add option Use Table Form Layout?
  • Add settings page help tab
  • Add testimonials-widget-premium-form.css
  • BUGFIX plugin_row_meta not returning default state
  • CSS ID testimonials-widget-premium-form changed to class
  • Clean up testmode debug display
  • Option hide_featured_image_url renamed to hide_featured_image
  • Remove unused $period paramter from twp_set_transient
  • Show Antispam Bee reason during `testmode
  • Update TODO
  • Update form related screenshots
  • Update phpcs ruleset
  • Upload testimonial image via URL on front-end
  • Use CSS based form layout to aid small space adaption


  • BUGFIX Auto-rotate by page not sequential


  • BUGFIX Caching defaults not correct


  • BUGFIX Caching defaults not correct


  • Add WP Admin > Testmonials > Clear Cache menu link
  • Add option Auto-Rotate Page-to-Page?
  • Add option Cache Per Page?
  • Add option Disable Donate Text?
  • Add screenshot 19. Removed donation and premium plugin purchase links
  • Add screenshot 20. Clear Cache page results
  • BUGFIX instance numbers breaking caching
  • BUGFIX second testimonial showing when Auto-Rotate Page-to-Page is enabled
  • Change &$this variable calls to $this
  • Consolidate clear cache calls
  • Remove Clear Cache from Setting
  • Remove unused first parameter from cache_get
  • Holding the testimonials position from page to page


  • Clear cache when WP Super Cache, FlexiCache, Hyper Cache, DB Cache Reloaded Fix does
  • Create working plugin install and activate notice links
  • Don’t error out on activation if no free version is active
  • Rename Title to Job Title
  • Update TODO


  • Add StillMaintained.com notice
  • BUGFIX Warning strlen on is_email
  • Prevent checking disable cache and prevent duplicates at same time
  • Update POT
  • Update README.md
  • Use esc_html__ on localization


  • Add video introduction
  • BUGFIX Excerpt missing from post and CPT edit page
  • Correct load ordering
  • Move localization load to init()
  • Rename PLUGIN_FILE to ID
  • Rename internal TW constants to FREE


  • Add filter testimonials_widget_premium_form_heading to customize form heading
  • Add initial API doc
  • BUGFIX Blank testimonial form submissions allowed
  • BUGFIX session_destory PHP warning
  • Begin Circle CI integration
  • Coding standards code updates
  • Correct settings class filename
  • Correctly spell premium in filter names
  • Create TODO doc
  • Don’t load plugin until all are loaded
  • Enable PHP Mess Detector for CI
  • TODO Upload image via link


  • BUGFIX Include settings class for tw_set_option
  • BUGFIX Link targets affected page navigation
  • BUGFIX Saving post submissions despite being invalid or spam
  • Convert ‘Are you a real person?’ to math captcha
  • Enable ‘custom-fields’ for Admins - helpful to debug spam submissions
  • Implement sessions form anti-spam checks
  • Incorporate Antispam Bee methods directly
  • Rename ‘Are you a real person?’ to ‘What is the sum of…?’
  • Show Akismet API ID if nothing given
  • Track _SERVER & _REQUEST for spam purposes
  • Update readme.txt with Form Options
  • Validate form submission before anti-spam checks


  • Add form option: Hide “Are you a real person?” – A simple anti-spam helper
  • Add referrer and user_agent checking
  • Attach user image to testimonial submission email
  • Breakout anti-spam helpers into individual class files
  • Change hpsc_session on every page load
  • Dashboard testimonials pending count statistics
  • Disable Antispam Bee helper until private methods become protected
  • Enable Akismet anti-spam checking
  • FEATURE Multiple antispam techniques
  • Move antispam checks to Testimonials_Widget_Premium_Antispam_Simple class
  • Prevent multiple form instances from tracking each other
  • Revise “a real person” error check message
  • Revise TODOs
  • Revise activation and deactivation handling
  • Update form related screenshots
  • Use donate button than text



  • Add filter testimonials_widget_premimum_form_options - Customize form options
  • Added simple honey pot spam trap
  • BUGFIX Non-static method Testimonials_Widget_Premium_Form::show_form() should not be called statically on line 317 in file /Users/michael/Sites/wp/wp-content/plugins/testimonials-widget-premium/lib/class-testimonials-widget-premium-form.php
  • BUGFIX Non-static method Testimonials_Widget_Widget::display_setting() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context on line 144 in file /Users/michael/Sites/wp/wp-content/plugins/testimonials-widget-premium/lib/class-testimonials-widget-premium-form-widget.php
  • BUGFIX Read more showing when not needed
  • CSS rename testimonialswidget_excerpt to testimonials-widget-premium-excerpt
  • CSS rename testimonialswidgetpremium_form to testimonials-widget-premium-form
  • Clean out TODOs
  • Default Testimonial Category picker
  • Enable Require email via form_options filter
  • FEATURE Testimonials submission form widget
  • Form test mode
  • Remove $blank from testimonials_truncate()
  • Remove $testimonials from get_testimonials_paging
  • Remove unused code
  • Rename testimonials-widget-premium-cache.php class-testimonials-widget-premium-cache.php
  • Rename testimonials-widget-premium-form.php class-testimonials-widget-premium-form.php
  • Spellcheck readme.txt
  • Update CSS for WordPress Coding Standards
  • Update JavaScript for WordPress Coding standards
  • Update PHP for WordPress Coding Standards
  • Update POT
  • Update screenshots


  • BUGFIX Can’t set featured image
  • Begin WordPress coding standard cleanup
  • Clean up static method calls to prevent PHP Strict notices
  • Correct WordPress URL usage for plugin updates
  • Remove unused activation method
  • Update FAQ URL
  • Update POT


  • Activation hook placeholder
  • Add plugin screen link to notice_version
  • BUGFIX preventing the site from communicating with WP plugins API
  • Form widget placeholder
  • Require TW version 2.11.1
  • Set sections and settings filters via constructor
  • Update TODOs
  • Update text domain for localization and POT


  • Add Donate link to plugin row meta
  • Add Location field to link listing
  • Add Mail Notification option to form
  • Add Settings to plugin action links
  • Auto-update disable if not on plugins page
  • BUGFIX Convert q tags to blockquote Why?
  • BUGFIX How to hide “Read more” on testimonials not exceeding the characterlimit?
  • BUGFIX check for global post when no posts
  • Deactivate if no active or incorrect version of Testimonials Widget plugin
  • Description update
  • Email notification for user submitted testimonials
  • Enable Default Testimonial Author and Mail Recipient for user submission based upon administrator and editor users
  • Ignore excerpt in single view
  • Ignore init() during AJAX and autosave operations
  • Install or update Testimonials Widget plugin notice
  • Replace filter testimonials_widget_disable_more_link with setting hide_read_more
  • Screenshot 15 New testimonial submission email
  • Simplify CSS naming
  • Update POT
  • Update TODOs
  • Update features
  • Update general verbiage
  • Update internal version tracking
  • Update readme formatting
  • Use self::$base for self checking



  • Add form fields
  • Add option - Add nofollow to “Read more” Links?
  • Add screenshot 13 [testimonialswidgetpremium_form] – Add a Testimonial
  • Add screenshot 14 Testimonials Widget Settings > Entry Form tab
  • Apply nonce
  • Begin [testimonialswidgetpremium_form] work
  • Change HTML layout to id than class
  • Clean language domains
  • Create form and cache library files
  • Default post author, category, and status settings
  • Form demo link
  • Move Clear Cache option to top
  • Move Changelog to changelog.txt
  • Move validation to configuration
  • Revise entry form verbiage
  • Revise form labels
  • Revise form_options loading
  • Revise style register and encoding key
  • Screenshot 3 updated
  • Set user submitted meta data
  • Strip slashes on user input for front-end
  • Update Form Shortcode Options
  • Update description
  • Update POT
  • Upload and show image
  • Validate form via Testimonials_Widget_Settings::validate_settings
  • Validate with errors on show_form


  • Testimonials entry form [testimonialswidgetpremium_form] – Coming Soon
  • Version tracking for default settings
  • post_type=post shortcode example


  • FEATURE Rotate built-in and custom post types
  • Screenshot 3 updated
  • Screenshot 12 updated
  • Update POT
  • Update description


  • Centralize settings, validation and defaults for use with Settings and Widgets
  • FEATURE Settings screen
  • FEATURE Wrap image in link
  • FEATURE Force “Read more” link
  • Localization, Spanish updates
  • Remove defaults
  • Screenshot 3 updated
  • Screenshot 12 added
  • Update POT
  • Variable rename
  • Verbiage updates


  • BUGIX $response var warning
  • BUGIX “Hide Read More” works with excerpts now
  • CSS Show cursor on “Next testimonial” text – Thank you LittleFish56 for this suggestion
  • Localization, Spanish


  • Add filter testimonials_widget_premimum_next_text
  • FAQ 20 Change the ‘Next testimonial…’ text


  • BUGFIX Purge transients time adjustment
  • Begin [testimonialswidgetpremium_form] shortcode
  • FAQ 19 Style alternating background colors
  • Features update
  • Localization, Hebrew
  • Screenshot 11. Alternating background colors – Courtesy of placeofstillness


  • BUGFIX Post caching unique not always unique
  • Change Aihrus support email to contact form
  • Revise cache clearing
  • Screenshot 2 updated
  • Update features


  • Add option require_excerpt
  • BUGFIX extra excerpt in single view
  • Screenshot 3 updated
  • Update features
  • Update shortcode examples


  • Enable before and after for paging
  • Enable excerpts for is_list mode
  • Feature - Ensure unique testimonial display per page
  • Only show “…” if content is truncated when appeding “Read more”
  • Revert on-demand CSS to always included
  • Support section updated
  • Update description


  • Author URL update
  • Enable CSS class .even and .odd for testimonial entries
  • FAQ 18 Alternating .even and .odd CSS classes
  • Only include CSS if testimonials instance called
  • Screenshot 3 update
  • Update POT


  • BUGFIX PHP Warning missing no_cache
  • Escape shortcode examples
  • FAQ 1 update
  • FAQ 17 Show multiple testimonials in rotation
  • Prevent on page duplicates
  • Proper caching for unique. Maybe implement counter or tracker to only do sequence once on a page
  • Screenshot 1 revised
  • Screenshot 10 added
  • Screenshot 4 revised
  • Screenshot 7 updated
  • Screenshot 9 added
  • Update premium features
  • WPML compatible
  • unique Requires caching to be enabled


  • no_cache option
  • Screenshot 2 updated
  • Screenshot 3 updated


  • BUGFIX $wp_version PHP Notice
  • Apply CSS close_quote class after truncation for Testimonials Widget 2.7.3


  • CSS .testimonialswidget_excerpt styling
  • FAQ 6 update
  • FAQ 16 Show the expert and hide the image in the testimonial single view
  • Filter testimonials_widget_disable_cache default state now true
  • Hide Excerpt option added
  • Remove deactivate_plugins( Testimonials_Widget_Premium::Testimonials_Widget_Premium_Plugin ) when Testimonials Widget plugin isn’t active
  • Screenshot 2 updated
  • Screenshot 3 updated
  • Screenshot 4 updated
  • Screenshot 5 updated
  • Screenshot 6 updated
  • Screenshot 7 updated
  • Screenshot 8 revised
  • Update POT


  • Information relocation…
  • Swap screenshot 3 & 8
  • TODO Update notification link
  • Tags update
  • Update notification for automatic upgrading
  • Whitespacing


  • Add “Read more” link column to testimonial posts page
  • Deletes related cache entries on testimonial update
  • Enabled alternate destinations for “Read more” links
  • FAQ 15 clear old testimonialswidget transients from wp_options
  • Increase .testimonialswidget_testimonial .testimonialswidget_next top margin spacing
  • Purge old style transient cache entries on activation
  • Rename cron scheduling functions
  • Update POT


  • Add Next testimonial link to widget display
  • Add shortcode [testimonialswidgetpremium_count] for count of selected testimonials
  • Add theme functions testimonialswidgetpremium_counttestimonialswidgetpremium_link_list
  • BUGFIX - New premium options have no defaults
  • Compatible with WordPress 3.6
  • Delete old transient cache entries
  • Description update
  • Enable selecting only testimonials with featured image
  • Enabled minimum and maximum testimonial length requirements - only select testmonials meeting these needs. Helps only select shorter testimonials for small boxes and longer for large. :)
  • FAQ 11 No testimonial content for [testimonialswidgetpremium_link_list]
  • FAQ 12 [testimonialswidgetpremium_link_list] paging only works on pages
  • FAQ 13 Use the theme functions
  • FAQ 14 Style “Next testimonial…” text block
  • Fixed paging for list of links to all testimonials
  • Refactor query_args selection process
  • Remove activation code bits
  • Screenshot 3 update
  • Screenshot 7 require_imageminimum_length and maximum_length option examples
  • Screenshot 8 Widget with ‘Next testimonial…’ link
  • Set transient base name
  • TODO Add – Delete old transient cache entries
  • TODO Add – Select only testimonials with featured image
  • TODO Remove – Enable Testimonials Widget activation on activation
  • Update POT
  • Update Shortcode Examples


  • Add “Shortcode Examples”
  • Add excerpt support in edit page and widget view
  • Copyright year update
  • FAQ 9. Testimonial excerpt in single view
  • FAQ 10. Style single view excerpt
  • Minor code clean up
  • Optionally add excerpt to single view
  • Screenshot 5. Widget with ‘sample excerpt’ and ‘Read more’ link
  • Screenshot 6. Single view with ‘sample excerpt’
  • TODO Add - Client supplied testimonials with Dashboard review


  • BUGFIX truncate_content worked on “No testimonials found”


  • Add filter testimonials_widget_premimum_html_link
  • Add FAQ 8 Customize testimonials title links list
  • Remove TODO Template engine - using filters


  • Aihrus branding
  • Description update


  • Adapt for keep_whitespace
  • Add filters verbiage to description
  • Correct clearcache query arg - darn get_query_var doesn’t work
  • Donate to purchase verbiage change - One bad experience ruins it for all
  • TODO clean up from free version
  • Tested up to 3.5.0


  • FAQ 2 Update add_filter helper for testimonials_widget_premimum_more_ellipsis
  • Filters list update
  • Update POT


  • BUGFIX Missing CSS fix


  • Add screenshot 4
  • FEATURE Add shortcode [testimonialswidgetpremium_link_list]



  • Add “Filter Options” section
  • Add filter testimonials_widget_disable_cache
  • Add filter testimonials_widget_disable_more_link
  • BUGFIX No image in widget
  • Begin coding shortcode testimonialswidgetpremium_link_list
  • FAQ 6 Disable caching
  • FAQ 7 Disable read more links
  • TODO Add template engine
  • TODO Update notifications
  • Update donate link
  • Use get_query_var than $_REQUEST


  • Activate only if Testimonials Widget plugin is active
  • Clean up tags per plugin guidelines
  • FAQ 5 No activation
  • OPTION add hide_read_more
  • SCREENSHOT Widget Premium Options


  • Add CSS file
  • Add clearcache option
  • Add language file
  • Add read more links
  • FAQ 2 add_filter helper for testimonials_widget_premimum_more_text
  • FAQ 3 “Page not found” URL
  • FAQ 4 add_filter helper for testimonials_widget_premimum_link_title_text
  • SCREENSHOTs ‘Read more’ links


  • Revise as WordPress plugin


  • Initial release