BibleGateway Links Shortcode

Shortcode for linking Bible references to a BibleGateway page. Links open in a small popup window. Adds a convenient editor button for inserting the shortcode.
New in 0.1.3: Settings page to set Bible version and Bible search service. Both can be overridden via filters.

Download

Latest version: Download BibleGateway Links Shortcode v0.1.7 [zip] Rating: [imp_rating]%

Installation

  1. Upload the biblegateway-search-shortcode directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. Add the shortcode to a WordPress entry: [biblegateway passage="John 3:16" display="For God so loved the world..."] or use the convenient editor buttons.

FAQ

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A.

  • If you run into a problem or have a question, contact me (contact form or @jtsternberg on twitter). I’ll add them here.
  • To use YouVersion instead of BibleGateway, you can add this filter:
    add_filter( ‘dsgnwrks_bible_service’, ‘dsgnwrks_use_youversion’ );
    function dsgnwrks_use_youversion() {
    return ‘youversion’;
    }
  • To use English Standard Version instead of NIV, you can add this filter:
    apply_filters( ‘dsgnwrks_bible_version’, ‘dsgnwrks_use_version_kjv’ )
    function dsgnwrks_use_version_kjv() {
    return ‘kjv’;
    }

Changelog

0.1.7

  • Bug fix: Links were opening two new browser tabs in some scenarios.
  • Bug fix: Update youversion’s search url.
  • New Feature: Option to use the bible.org scripture highlighter. This will automatically search your page for scripture references and link them.

0.1.6

  • Bug fix: Settings page was only visible to Network Admins. Changed to be visible to standard Admins.

0.1.5

  • Bug fixes, and filters available for each option.

0.1.4

  • Popup window is centered and YouVersion window is smaller (formatting is better).

0.1.3

  • Now with settings page to set Bible version and Bible search service. Both can be overridden with filters.

0.1.2

  • Added a filter to be able to change the Bible version. It defaults to NIV.

0.1.1

  • Add filters to be able to change the Bible service and Bible service url. A YouVersion service is built in, but Bible Gateway is the default.

0.1.0

  • Launch.

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Downloads: 2065

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