Smart Market Widgets is WordPress plugin containing 5 widgets, using Envato API to get information about files available on all Envato Marketplaces and display them in the website sidebars using different methods and styling. Links generated by the plugin support adding of referrer username for earning affiliate commission from new signups on any of Envato Marketplace websites.
Plugin will work with WordPress 3.3 and newer. On server side, you must have PHP CURL Extension
active (most server already have it), it is used to get data through Envato Markeplace API. For image preview, you need jQuery loaded (1.7.1 or newer), and plugin will attempt to load it.
- Featured Author
- Featured File
- Files List
- Search for Files
- Powered By Banner
Cache Envato data for better performance
Plugin can cache all data received from Envato API, and you can control the timeout for different data types. You also have a tool to clear all cached data anytime.
Plugin contains two basic styles and six item display methods allowing you to show items thumbnails, preview, ratings, item information. Plugin allow use of tooltip hover to show Envato like item preview.
You can control widget generated links, add referrer to each URL (for affiliate commision), control item sorting, widgets visibility, tooltip preview, styling and more.
Get items based on search query and other criteria
Each widget offers options to which items are displayed. Use predefined criteria or custom built search query to fine tune the resulting Envato marketplaces items.
All Main Plugin Features
- Supports all Envato Marketplaces (currently 8 marketplaces).
- Caching of received Envato data for faster response.
- Control cache timeout for received Envato data.
- Supports Smart Web Fonts Control for enhancing widgets typography.
- Search for items: use marketplace, categories and search queries.
- List marketplace items: popular, collection, new and random.
- Sort marketplace items: random, new, old, last updated.
- Filter returned items by minimal rating to narrow the results.
- Get featured author and file from any marketplace.
- Get any marketplace item by specified item ID.
- Get any marketplace author by specified username.
- Display Envato like tooltip preview for every item.
- Modify generated links rel and target attributes.
Plugin uses SMARTPlugins own jQuery plugin Smart Image Tooltip
. You can get this plugin from CodeCanyon: Smart Image Tooltip for jQuery
Features For Developers
- Functions to integrate widgets anywhere in the theme
- Hooks to control widgets loading and few other things
Additional Plugin Features
- Display items using different methods
- Comes with 8 item rendering methods
- Comes with 2 predefined styles
- Tools to delete all cached Envato API data
- Controls to disable any of the plugin widgets
- Supports replacing default display functions
- Support translation and includes POT file
Version 2.7 / 2014.04.17.
- Added: Compatibility with the latest WordPress 3.9
- Changed: Few visual improvements to the main interface
- Fixed: Missing function for checking user roles
Version 2.6 / 2014.01.27.
Full changelog available on plugins home page
- Added: filter items by minimal rating in some widgets
- Added: on plugin update all cache will be cleared automatically
- Improved: items from collections can have previews
- Improved: using Smart Envato API 2.6
- Fixed: Several minor styling issues