340 comments found

  • Bought between 100 and 499 items
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Hi there,

Is there an option to exlcude post types? Pages?

Also any plans to add a shortcode so that we can create something like a most popular overview page with various sections for per day, month, year , ever?

Cheers, Thomas

faelsoto

Hello ThomasL5.

The plugin already excludes all pages, and has an option to set the post types you want to include in the count. As for your second question, I don’t quite follow, would that be like a calandar? Please refer to my other widget, Colorful Calendar.

Thanks, have a nice day!

Default-user

Hi there,

Thanks. Can I also combine post types…?

No, rather like a page where I display various blocks of most popular posts by specific timframes (like “Today”, “Last month” etc.)

Cheers, Thomas

faelsoto

You can list the post types you want to include in the count, so if you only want “post” and “work” types, all the others will be excluded. I think that’s what you are referring to.

There’s no shortcode at the moment, but you can include the widgets via PHP code.

Thanks.

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 2-3 years

what’s new in the latest version?

faelsoto

Hello ptiper21, the plugin just got approved and I haven’t had the chance to update the comments.

The new thing is that now you can set the widget to include just certain types of custom posts. The default option is post, but it can be set to include other types.

I’ll be updating the FAQ as soon as possible.

Thanks for your purchase!

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MDMKA Purchased

Hi,

[29-Mar-2014 04:13:45 UTC] PHP Notice: Undefined property: WP_Query::$post in /home/.../plugins/popularpostsbars/popularpostsbars.php on line 68

[29-Mar-2014 04:13:45 UTC] PHP Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in /home/.../plugins/popularpostsbars/popularpostsbars.php on line 68

In the code this string: $post_id = !empty($post->ID) ? $post->ID : $wp_query->post->ID;

How resolve this? Thanks.

faelsoto

Hello MDMKA,

First of all, thanks for your purchase! I’m really sorry you have that issue, please provide an admin account and send it via PM so I can check what’s wrong with the plugin.

Thanks.

  • Bought between 1 and 9 items
  • Has been a member for 1-2 years
  • Vietnam

Hello,

Please help me take a look: Why my site does not display colorful bar like your demo? http://www.technologymag.net/vi/04/2014/san-pham-in-3d-tuong-lai-gan-hay-xa/

And how to move views number to after the title? http://i145.photobucket.com/albums/r239/dragonanhtuan/move_number_zpsaec8cde0.jpg

Thank you, Tuan.

thenorth3000

Please forget this page, i resolved it :)

thenorth3000

I have another issue on my another page. When i actived the plugin, my site http://www.hivietnam.net/vi/ display this error http://i145.photobucket.com/albums/r239/dragonanhtuan/4-4-201410-18-55AM_zpsf64e8916.jpg

Then I have to delete the plugin to make my site works again. Please help me check. If you want my admin details, just tell me.

Thanks again for great plugin.

faelsoto

Hello thenorth3000, thanks for your purchase.

I can’t find the widget in that link you provided. The CSS file is not being loaded, please make sure this file exists on the specified path: http://www.technologymag.net/vi/wp-content/plugins/popularpostsbarwidget/style.css?ver=3.8.1

Thanks, let me know if you need something else.

thenorth3000

As i told you, because the plugin has been crashed my site so i need to delete it manually at plugin folder :(

After a hour of researching, i found the solution: I have to change the code function most_viewed_bars_widget(... to function most_viewed_bars_widget1(...

Now it works, but the plugin only display the text. Please take a look here: http://www.hivietnam.net/vi/cat/cho-o/khach-san/

For your information: i’m using the premium theme, they’ve modified your plugin to work with my site, but it’s only display most view by comment. After that, i buy your plugin to replace count by comment to by post view. Now i just only add your plugin to Archive page so if you access homepage or post, you will view the modified plugin of theme :)

faelsoto

Hello thenorth3000. For some reason, the plugin directory can’t have spaces, it seems that you’re using “popular posts bar widget” as the directory name for this plugin, please remove all the spaces in order to load the CSS file.

Thanks, lent me know if that works for you.

thenorth3000

Thank you, it works :)

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Canada
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years

Just purchased this, am liking the plugin :)

However just one minor fix I want to make – how to hide the text that says “views” for the Popular Posts widget? I searched previous comments and tried to implement the fixes you had suggested, but none seemed to work.

Perhaps the option to turn this on and off within the widget would be something you could incorporate as an option in a future….?

faelsoto

Hello Sevenhelmets, thanks for your purchase!

I’m sorry, but I simply can’t add an option for every customization needed. For instance, you want to hide the “views” text, while some others would want to remove the whole count altogether—that’s two options, the widget’s admin panel would end up being very complicated due a lot of options that the user may not even use.

Also, both of these fixes are very basic, hiding an element on CSS is a trivial one-line hack and, in your case, have you tried searching the PHP file for the word “views”? Just find the line and remove it, that should do it.

I’m really sorry I can’t be of further assistance, but I simply can’t provide an easy-to-use script for a few dollars and support for customizations.

Thanks again for your purchase! Don’t forget to rate!

Default-user

Hi faelsoto

No worries, I know the support has to be limited – we can’t expect the world from you ;) However I just noticed it seemed like a common request, the ability to hide the “views” text and view count, which would make sense to introduce a “toggle” to be able to turn views count on/off.

Anyway, managed to get it working myself. For future reference to other customers, here is the code to delete:

class="popular_posts_bars_comment_count_hold"><?php echo number_format($post->view_count); ?> <?php echo _n('view', 'views', $post->view_count, 'popularpostsbars') ?>  [/code]

This is from the line of code starting:

class="popular_posts_bars_li popular_posts_bars_color_......[/code]" />
  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 3-4 years
felixr Purchased

nice plugin. If would be nice if you may setup an option in order to short the title, something like a excerpt to x characters In this way the long titles doesn´t increase or extend the colour bar height. By instance www.mxsolutions.net

Thanks a lot., felixr

faelsoto

Hello felixr, thanks for your purchase!

I’ll include this suggestion in the requests file I have. Altough your titles are a little too long, the plugin still handles the bars pretty good.

Thank you again. Don’t forget to rate!

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 1-2 years
  • United Kingdom

Hi Faelsoto – I love the plugin!

Can you add functionality to do most popular posts by category?

Also – can you list HTML classes for colours – or make the plugin accept hex colours? Then it’d be killer

faelsoto

Hello mattermarketing, thanks for your purchase!

The plugin has the option to change the html class for each of its bars, if you want to add a new color, you’ll have to add it to that list, and then create the CSS class for that new color. Please refer to the included documentation for further information. Adding a hex color option is not possible, since the bars have a slight transparency effect, which rgba is required, also, as rgba is not supported on old browsers, a fallback is advised, hence the CSS classes.

Let me know if you need something else. Don’t forget to rate!

Default-user

Thanks Faelsoto – very helpful.

It would be great if you rename the examples.html to be “Guide” or “documentation” as I totally missed it.

Any update on making the popular posts from a single category?

faelsoto

You’re right! Also, it’s a bit dated, I’ll update as soon as I have some free time.

I’ll take a look into the categories feature.

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 1-2 years
  • United Kingdom

No Problem – this guy’s plugin is great too – ultimately customisable for recent posts, maybe this could help you on development

http://codecanyon.net/item/special-recent-posts-pro/552356?ref=penguiin
  • Belarus
  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 1-2 years

Hello! There is BUG! I use your widget in to variants: on pages and on posts. On pages i set lapse “-1 day” and on posts i set “-14 days”. But always i see that lapse is “-1 day”. I want that in same time on differ posts and pages was differ lapse which i set in widgets.

faelsoto

Hello bursnabby, thanks for your purchase!

Oh, right, I get it. That’s not intended, I’ll get to work right now to upload the patch.

I’ll let you know when it’s up.

faelsoto

Hello bursnabby,

Please re-download the plugin and replace all the files, the new version fixes this annoying bug.

Thanks, let me know if that works for you, don’t forget to rate!

bursnabby

Super! All is work! Thanks!

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years
Fiala06 Purchased

Is there a way to reset the view count for the plugin? I would like it to start fresh again.

Thanks!

faelsoto

Hello Fiala06, thanks for your purchase!

You’ll have to manually empty the table via PHPMyAdmin or some other database interface. Please refer to the TRUNCATE command.

Let me know if you need something else.

  • Bought between 100 and 499 items
  • Has been a member for 4-5 years

Hi there,

Just bought the plugin and wondering where to set the custom post types to include – there’s no setting in the widget..?

Cheers, Thomas

faelsoto

Hello ThomasL5, thanks for your purchase!

At the moment, this is an advanced option. Because of that, you’ll have to edit the file in this line:

There you can list an array for the custom post types you want to include. Feel free to edit that array with the data you want to track.

Let me know if that works for you, don’t forget to rate!

Default-user

Hi,

Ok, thanks for the info. I thought that would be possible per-widget not just globally though – can you please add this option anytime soon to the widget itself…?

Cheers, Thomas

faelsoto

Hello ThomasL5,

Yes, unfortunately that’s a global setting, but I’ll certainly make it a per-widget option as soon as I have a few free hours.

Thanks again for your comments! Don’t forget to rate!

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felixr Purchased

Hi rafael Is it compatible with WP 3.9?. I have it installed and the Post Count just count to 10 times viewed … no more. And even others with less vies also don´t count up. Regards., felixr

faelsoto

Hello felixr, thanks for your purchase!

Yes, the plugin is compatible with the latest WP version. The count issue might be related to some kind of caching, are you using a caching plugin or engine in your WP? Please, first try disabling the cache engine as well as the cache data option in the plugin.

Also, are you adding the correct widget? Please refer to the FAQ, as one counts views and the other one counts comments.

If nothing works, please send me an admin account via PM.

Thanks!

  • Bought between 1 and 9 items
  • Has been a member for 1-2 years
  • Referred between 1 and 9 users

Great widget! Question – the views are way, way low on the counter as it’s just started running… is it possible to manually increase the starting view number on a post? One post has over 1,000 views but is only showing 3 at the moment as I just installed the widget (bit embarrassing haha!)

Default-user

I don’t mind going into the database if required… ;)

faelsoto

Hello webdesigninc, thanks for your purchase!

Yes, you can make the SQL inserts directly via PHPmyAdmin or similar. You can check the SQL command by searching the INSERT keyword in the plugin’s php file, or just duplicating the entries in the SQL admin panel.

Let me know if you need something else, don’t forget to rate!

Default-user

Thanks – I’m using phpMyAdmin – and going into the wp_plugin_most_viewed_bars table – but all I see is a row of id and post ids… is there a way to go into there and manually enter a number higher than the current count? I see id, post_id and date..but nothing for “post count” or similar..?

faelsoto

The plugin needs to know the date for each hit, that’s how it’s possible to know what’s trending (last week article’s 1,000 views are worth more than last year article’s 2,000 views).

In order to bump up the views, you’ll have to add an entry for each view.

Let me know if you need something else.

  • Bought between 1 and 9 items
  • Has been a member for 0-1 years

Hi there Can you please tell me how can I show the posts by page views and not by comments? Thanks

faelsoto

Hello emanda1964, thanks for your purchase!

There are actually two widgets, either look for the “Most viewed posts” one or refer to the FAQ for a graphic explanation.

Let me know if that works for you, don’t forget to rate!

  • Bought between 10 and 49 items
  • Has been a member for 1-2 years
  • Romania
skynet84 Purchased

on the main page of plugin it’s say – 26/Mar/14 Updated! Version 1.6.3 is available with an option to include only certain post types. i have version 1.6.4 =)

faelsoto

Ooops, you’re right skynet84, the latest version introduces a bugfix, so there’s not a major change. But you’re updated, don’t worry!

  • Bought between 1 and 9 items
  • Has been a member for 2-3 years
DARKF3D3 Purchased

I found that this plugin create an enormous table: wp_plugin_most_viewed_bars 2.330.847 46,7 MiB

Why so much records? If i uninstall the plugin it doesn’t delete it, can i delete manually without corrupting wordpress?

faelsoto

Hello DARKF3D3, thanks for your purchase!

Unfortunately each hit has to be recorded and stored in the database. That’s how the plugin can calculate what’s trending right now. My suggestion in this case is to empty that table each year (altough more popular sites might require it in shorter lapses).

But yes, you can delete that table without issues.

  • Bought between 1 and 9 items
  • Has been a member for 1-2 years
  • Referred between 1 and 9 users

Just wondering if this would work with a Php 5.3 version

faelsoto

Hello lennomsprite,

Yes, this plugin will work with the latests PHP versions as well as some older ones. Even if you find some issue, I’ll assist you or issue you a refund.

Have a nice day!

  • Bought between 100 and 499 items
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  • Has been a member for 1-2 years
  • Referred between 1 and 9 users
Will this plugin work with custom post plugins like GO Portfolio? http://codecanyon.net/item/go-responsive-portfolio-for-wp/5741904
faelsoto

Hello ericlaunch.

This plugin supports custom post types, I can’t really tell for that specific plugin since I haven’t purchased it, but I can assure you I’ll solve any issues you encounter or a refund if nothing works.

Thanks, have a nice day!

ericlaunch

Thanks one more question… is their any way to turn off that “Highlight” feature when you click between pages. I don’t want it do darken the rest of the screen each time.

faelsoto

That feature is only in the demo, it is not included within the plugin.

ericlaunch

bought the plugin. On issue, when you change the color order, the sizes do not change. I put blue and green on top, but the bars stayed short like they were on the bottom. Please update!

faelsoto

Hello ericlaunch, thanks for your purchase!

Unfortunately, you’ll have to set the new width for each of the bars, as they’re set to each color with its own width. Please edit the CSS file and set the width to the value that fits your theme.

Let me know if you need something else.

  • Bought between 1 and 9 items
  • Has been a member for 1-2 years
  • Referred between 1 and 9 users

Hello, seems like this plugin doesn’t count WPTouch users i’ve post got 1000 views and it only showing 112.. how i can fix this? thanks

faelsoto

Hello iabdulazizm, thanks for your purchase!

Please try turning the cache option off, and then visit a few of your posts and check if those are being updated. Also, are you using the correct widget? There are two included in the plugin, please refer to the FAQ for further info.

Thank you, let me know if that works for you.

iabdulazizm

Hello, i’m using the right widget (views) turned off the cache and still the reporting isn’t working, you can check the page at www.mac3rbi.com

faelsoto

Could you please set up an admin account for me and send it via PM? Also, if you changed the admin’s area to english, it would be great.

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Sankalan Purchased

Okay, just purchased and found a serious problem.

Isn’t the plugin supposed to show popular posts by both views and comments (whatever I select)? Isn’t there supposed to be two widgets? I am getting only one widget which shows comments-based popular posts. The view-based one doesn’t even exist.

Even problematic is that the widget shoots out of the sidebar from right. Every other widget I use is center-aligned except your plugin.

Please fix the issues.

Default-user
Sankalan Purchased

Okay, downloaded once again and found the second widget option but the alignment issue is still there.

faelsoto

Hello Sankalan, htanks for your purchase!

What do you mean “shoots out of the sidebar from right”? Could you show me an example?

Thanks!

Default-user
Sankalan Purchased

of course I can! Here is my website: http://factslegend.org/. the side bar is present in every page/post except the homepage and you can see your plugin in action.

faelsoto

I’m sorry, Sankalan, I can’t see the issue. Could you please explain it a little bit more?

Thanks!

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