Better Click To Tweet - Version 1.0

Version Description

  • updated the tweet length math to correctly parse text with non-standard characters. Thanks to WordPress forum user zachop at https://wordpress.org/support/topic/incorrect-handling-length-count-of-multi-byte-strings for the tip.
  • various code cleanup issues, to make my code more readable and complaint with WordPress standards.
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Developer ben.meredith@gmail.com
Plugin Icon 128x128 Better Click To Tweet
Version 1.0
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Code changes from version 0.4 to 1.0

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  1. better-click-to-tweet.php +4 -4
  2. readme.txt +5 -1
better-click-to-tweet.php CHANGED
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/*
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Plugin Name: Better Click To Tweet
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Description: Add click to tweet boxes to your WordPress posts, easily. This is a new, fully renovated version of the late "Click to Tweet" plugin by Todaymade. I overhauled the plugin using the shortcode API, and (perhaps most importantly) removed the "powered by" link.
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- Version: 0.4
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Author: Ben Meredith
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Author URI: http://benandjacq.com
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Plugin URI: https://wordpress.org/plugins/better-click-to-tweet/
@@ -16,11 +16,11 @@ function bctt_shorten( $input, $length, $ellipsis = true, $strip_html = true ) {
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if ( $strip_html ) {
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$input = strip_tags( $input );
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}
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- if ( strlen( $input ) <= $length ) {
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return $input;
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}
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- $last_space = strrpos( substr( $input, 0, $length) , ' ');
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- $trimmed_text = substr( $input, 0, $last_space );
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if ( $ellipsis ) {
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$trimmed_text .= '…';
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}
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/*
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Plugin Name: Better Click To Tweet
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Description: Add click to tweet boxes to your WordPress posts, easily. This is a new, fully renovated version of the late "Click to Tweet" plugin by Todaymade. I overhauled the plugin using the shortcode API, and (perhaps most importantly) removed the "powered by" link.
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+ Version: 1.0
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Author: Ben Meredith
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Author URI: http://benandjacq.com
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Plugin URI: https://wordpress.org/plugins/better-click-to-tweet/
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if ( $strip_html ) {
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$input = strip_tags( $input );
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}
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+ if ( mb_strlen( $input ) <= $length ) {
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return $input;
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}
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+ $last_space = mb_strrpos( mb_substr( $input, 0, $length) , ' ');
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+ $trimmed_text = mb_substr( $input, 0, $last_space );
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if ( $ellipsis ) {
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$trimmed_text .= '…';
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}
readme.txt CHANGED
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Tags: click to tweet, twitter, tweet, twitter plugin, Twitter boxes, share, social media, post, posts, plugin, auto post
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Requires at least: 3.8
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Tested up to: 4.1
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- Stable tag: 0.4
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License: GPLv2 or later
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License URI: http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html
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== Changelog ==
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= 0.4 =
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* rescued 9 characters that were being stolen by some incorrect math in my tweet-generating function. (now tweets won't be truncated until they actually need to be).
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Tags: click to tweet, twitter, tweet, twitter plugin, Twitter boxes, share, social media, post, posts, plugin, auto post
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Requires at least: 3.8
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Tested up to: 4.1
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+ Stable tag: 1.0
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License: GPLv2 or later
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License URI: http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html
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== Changelog ==
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+ = 1.0 =
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+ * updated the tweet length math to correctly parse text with non-standard characters. Thanks to WordPress forum user zachop at https://wordpress.org/support/topic/incorrect-handling-length-count-of-multi-byte-strings for the tip.
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+ * various code cleanup issues, to make my code more readable and complaint with WordPress standards.
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= 0.4 =
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* rescued 9 characters that were being stolen by some incorrect math in my tweet-generating function. (now tweets won't be truncated until they actually need to be).
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