Gravity Forms Charts Reports

We’ve just launched our new gravity forms add on for wordpress : Gravity Forms Charts Reports !
It imports and uses the fabulous Chartjs library for displaying graphs and allows Gravity Forms users to display entries statistics on the front end with a simple shortcode.
Please play with the demo here:

and download from WordPress plugin store or directly from here:

FSQM Pro Vs Gravity Forms

After working 1 year with FSQM Pro, i’ve just switched to the famous Gravity Forms plugin. For those interested in knowing pros/cons of those two plugins, please read the following.

First i have to say that both plugin are powerfull ones, and allow more or less the same things, considering the core of each. I’ll focus on the differences then.

  1. FSQM Pro

    Main Pros & Cons

    • Very nice statistic report are automatically generated for each form, based on all user submissions. You can directly download a PDF file.
    • Nice looking CSS templates and smooth animations (for conditional fields selections)
    • Price around 30$, instead of 40$, 100$ and 200$ for gravity forms.
    • Documentation and support between average and poor – i actually switched to Gravity Forms for this reason
    • Drag & Drop interface is cool
  2. Gravity Forms

    Main Pros & Cons

    • Multiple Gravity forms plugin extending functionalities
    • Documentation & support are good
    • Hooks much better in gravity forms : there’s a php hook for almost every step of process

Conclusion

To me, it seems obvious that Gravity Forms is better, from several points of view. But, if you only need a plugin for displaying forms (that can be very complex), you can go with FSQM Pro without any problem. If you need to code php that communicate with those plugin, definitely Gravity Form is much better for that, with all the hooks prepared and extended documentation.
If this can save you a few hours of tests, as i did, i would be happy ! 🙂

Best free wordpress multisite plugins for editorial content

After one year of hard work with WordPress Multisite and a 14 educational blogs daily updated, i can narrow (after lots of tests and mistakes) which plugins are really useful and robust enough for that kind of network blogs. I also created a plugin myself (Chief Editor) because i wasn’t able to find any doing this simple thing : see all my posts statuses across the network and all comments. I also would like to see my author performances, so i included a tab about that, inspired by the Blog Metrics plugin.
All plugins described here are the one activated on my own site, and i have no link with any plugin seller (mine is free).
Most of them are free, i’ll notice if not. Even if some of them can be quite old, they all work nicely on a WordPress Multisite 3.9 install.
Here we go:

58 really useful wordpress plugins for multisite editorial sites

  1. Ada WPMS Sitewide Feed

    This plugin just gather all my blogs feeds into one big feed, so i can deliver this feed to MailChimp and automatically send new newsletters when new posts are published.

  2. Admin Bar Disabler

    I don’t want my users to access the admin panel, even with no rights. It’s not their business for the moment. That’s waht this plugin does.

  3. Advanced Code Editor

    Enables syntax highlighting in the integrated themes and plugins source code editors with line numbers, AutoComplete and much more. Supports PHP, HTML, CSS and JS.

  4. Akismet

    Used by millions, Akismet is quite possibly the best way in the world to protect your blog from comment and trackback spam. It keeps your site protected from spam even while you sleep. To get started: 1) Click the « Activate » link to the left of this description, 2) Sign up for an Akismet API key, and 3) Go to your Akismet configuration page, and save your API key.

  5. Better Plugin Compatibility Control

    Adds version compatibility info to the plugins page to inform the admin at a glance if a plugin is compatible with the current WP version.

  6. Better WordPress Recent Comments

    This plugin displays recent comment lists at assigned locations. It does not add any significant load to your website. The comment list is updated on the fly when a visitor adds a comment or when you moderate one. No additional queries are needed for end-users. Some Icons by Yusuke Kamiyamane.

  7. Blog Metrics

    Provides blog metrics based on the blog metrics Avinash Kaushik proposed in this post, now with a widget!

  8. BruteProtect

    BruteProtect allows the millions of WordPress bloggers to work together to defeat Brute Force attacks. It keeps your site protected from brute force security attacks even while you sleep. To get started: 1) Click the « Activate » link to the left of this description, 2) Sign up for a BruteProtect API key, and 3) Go to your BruteProtect configuration page, and save your API key.

  9. Chief Editor

    Manage all drafts, pending and scheduled posts and comments accross the network

  10. Cimy User Manager

    Import and export users from/to CSV files, supports all WordPress profile data also Cimy User Extra Fields plug-in

  11. Comment Images

    Allow your readers easily to attach an image to their comments on posts and pages.

  12. Contact Form 7

    Juste une autre extension de formulaire de contact. Simple mais souple d’utilisation.

  13. DeMomentSomTres Export

    DeMomentSomTres Export was build because DeMomentSomTres had a customer with a very big blog that had to be imported without only the required attachment files.

  14. Featured Image In Rss Feed

    Add Feature Image to your RSS Feed.

  15. Google Analytics Multisite Async

    Google Analytics Multisite Async lets the network admin collect statistics from all sites and it lets the regular site admins collect statistics from their own site. This means that statistics are collected to 2 different Analytics accounts at once, assuming that the site admin have entered an ID of course. It’s the asynchronous version of Analytics. The network admin can choose whether the site admins should be able to collect statistics or not.

  16. Google News Sitemap

    Automatically generate sitemap for inclusion in Google News. Go to Settings -> Google News Sitemap for setup.

  17. Improved User Search in Backend

    Improves the search for users in the backend significantly: Search for first name, last, email and more of users instead of only nicename.

  18. Imsanity

    Imsanity stops insanely huge image uploads

  19. Login Logo

    Drop a PNG file named login-logo.png into your wp-content directory. This simple plugin takes care of the rest, with zero configuration. Transparent backgrounds work best. Crop it tight, with a width of 312 pixels, for best results.

  20. NOT FREE : Logooos WordPress plugin

    Logooos WordPress plugin.

  21. NOT FREE : MailChimp Sync

    Simply integrate MailChimp with your Multisite (or regular old single user WP) site – automatically add new users to your email lists and import all your existing users.

  22. More Privacy Options

    Add more privacy(visibility) options to a WordPress Multisite Network. Settings->Reading->Visibility:Network Users, Blog Members, or Admins Only. Network Settings->Network Visibility Selector: All Blogs Visible to Network Users Only or Visibility managed per blog as default.

  23. Multilingual Press Free

    Run WordPress Multisite with multiple languages.

  24. Multisite Enhancements

    Enhance Multisite for Network Admins with different topics

  25. Multisite Language Switcher

    A simple but powerful plugin that will help you to manage the relations of your contents in a multilingual multisite-installation.

  26. Multisite Plugin Manager

    The essential plugin for every multisite install! Manage plugin access permissions across your entire multisite network.

  27. Multisite User Management

    Running a WordPress network? You no longer need to manually add users to each of your sites.

  28. Network Shared Media

    This plugin adds a new tab to the « Add Media » window, allowing you to access media in other sites. Based on an idea of Aaron Eaton

  29. NS Cloner – Site Copier

    Save loads of time with the Never Settle Cloner! NS Cloner creates a new site as an exact clone / duplicate / copy of an existing site with theme and all plugins and settings intact in just a few steps. Check out NS Cloner Pro for additional features like cloning onto existing sites and advanced Search and Replace functionality.

  30. NOT FREE : NS Cloner Pro

    Save loads of time with the Never Settle Cloner! NS Cloner creates a new site as an exact clone / duplicate / copy of an existing site with theme and all plugins and settings intact in just a few steps. Check out NS Cloner Pro for additional features like cloning onto existing sites and advanced Search and Replace functionality.

  31. Olevmedia Shortcodes

    Olevmedia Shortcodes plugin adds a button to editor, which provides you plenty of handy shortcodes (buttons, icons, lists, infoboxes and more)

  32. Private Comment Notification Email

    Hides private details from comment notification emails, such as IP address and email.

  33. Quick Page/Post Redirect Plugin

    Redirect Pages, Posts or Custom Post Types to another location quickly (for internal or external URLs). Includes individual post/page options, redirects for Custom Post types, non-existant 301 Quick Redirects (helpful for sites converted to WordPress), New Window functionality, and rel=nofollow functionality.

  34. Really Simple CAPTCHA

    Really Simple CAPTCHA is a CAPTCHA module intended to be called from other plugins. It is originally created for my Contact Form 7 plugin.

  35. Regenerate Thumbnails

    Allows you to regenerate all thumbnails after changing the thumbnail sizes.

  36. Remove Dashboard Access

  37. Reveal IDs

    Reveals hidden IDs in Admin interface that have been removed with WordPress 2.5 (formerly known as Entry IDs in Manage Posts/Pages View for WP 2.5). See options page for information.

  38. RSS in Page

  39. Signup Page CSS

    This plugin adds the styles/codes needed to have signup page display correctly or at least better on any theme that the main blog has selected.

  40. Simple Ads Manager

    « Simple Ads Manager » is easy to use plugin providing a flexible logic of displaying advertisements. Visit SimpleLib blog for more details.

  41. Smart Archives Reloaded

    An elegant and easy way to present your posts, grouped by year and month.

  42. Subscribe to Comments Reloaded

    Subscribe to Comments Reloaded is a robust plugin that enables commenters to sign up for e-mail notifications. It includes a full-featured subscription manager that your commenters can use to unsubscribe to certain posts or suspend all notifications.

  43. TablePress

    TablePress vous permet de créer et gérer des tableaux dans vos articles et pages, sans avoir à écrire du code HTML, et il ajoute des fonctions utiles pour vos visiteurs.

  44. TablePress Extension: Row Filtering

    Extension for TablePress to filter table rows by using additional Shortcode parameters

  45. TablePress Extension: Shortcode Filter from GET parameter

    Custom Extension for TablePress to use the Row Filter extension with a filter term from a $_GET parameter

  46. Tako Movable Comments

    This plugin allows you to move comments from one post or page to another. You can also move comments across post types and custom post types. Just click on edit comments and move your comments through the Move Comments with Tako metabox.

  47. Testimonials by Aihrus

    Testimonials by Aihrus lets you randomly slide or list selected portfolios, quotes, reviews, or text with images or videos on your WordPress site.

  48. ThreeWP Activity Monitor

    Plugin to track user activity. Network aware.

    WordPress Plugins

    Plugins extend and expand the functionality of WordPress.

    Easily set and display your business hours. A shortcode and widget are included so you can put it anywhere on your site.
    Author: croixhaug
    Posted: May 25, 2017, 10:46 pm
    This plugin is adding the user's internet provider information (based on IP address), to the body of the email. Contact Form 7 Plugin required.
    Author: evgeniypoznyak
    Posted: May 25, 2017, 8:55 pm
    CommentarySandbox allows you to create commentaries in the style of Dickinson College Commentaries (dcc.dickinson.edu)on WordPress, by juxtaposing Not …
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    Posted: May 25, 2017, 7:34 pm
    Grow your mailing list with Wham Bam! The only push-down email collection widget.
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    Cf7 Icons and Labels is a simple plugin that modifies the output of the popular Contact Form 7 plugin to add font awesome icons and labels.
    Author: codeaid
    Posted: May 25, 2017, 6:22 pm
    This plug-in was created to fix the mobile menu of Pojo templates to fit sub-menus in the usual way in Mobile.
    Author: yonifre
    Posted: May 25, 2017, 5:06 pm
    SnapSolv Webchat is a web widget that can be integrated into Wordpress WooCommerce Plugin.
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    H7 Tabs is a WordPress plugin which allows you to add tabs to your website pages. You can display both vertical and horizontal tabs style using this plugin.
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  49. NOT FREE : Thumbnail Scroller (WordPress Plugin)

    This Plugin will help you to easily add a thumbnail scroller to your WordPress website or blog. The scroller is completely customizable, resizable and is compatible with all browsers and devices (iPhone, iPad and Android smartphones). You will be able to insert it in any page or post you want with an inbuilt short code generator.If you like this plugin, feel free to rate it five stars at CodeCanyon in your downloads section. If you encounter any problems please do not give a low rating but contact us first so we can help you.

  50. Top Authors

    A highly customizable widget that sums the top authors(most contributing) on your blog

  51. Ultimate TinyMCE

    Beef up your visual tinymce editor with a plethora of advanced options.

  52. User Role Editor

    Change/add/delete WordPress user roles and capabilities.

  53. W3 Total Cache

    The highest rated and most complete WordPress performance plugin. Dramatically improve the speed and user experience of your site. Add browser, page, object and database caching as well as minify and content delivery network (CDN) to WordPress.

  54. WooCommerce

    Un outil de e-commerce qui vous aide à tout vendre. Magnifiquement.

  55. WP-Mail-SMTP

    Reconfigures the wp_mail() function to use SMTP instead of mail() and creates an options page to manage the settings.

  56. WP-PostRatings

    Adds an AJAX rating system for your WordPress blog’s post/page.

  57. WPMS Site Maintenance Mode

    Provides an interface to make a WPMS network unavailable to everyone during maintenance, except the admin.

  58. WP to Twitter

    Posts a Tweet when you update your WordPress blog or post to your blogroll, using your URL shortening service. Rich in features for customizing and promoting your Tweets.

WordPress Multisite Chief Editor plugin

This page is dedicated to the WordPress Plugin Chief Editor. You can download it on wordpress plugin site.

It allows the chief editor of a WordPress multisite platform to manage all drafts, pending and scheduled posts across the network.

As it uses standard post statuses, it is compatible directly without creating custom intermediate statuses for posts.

You can also manage all comments across the network from its interface, as well as complete authors statistics in order to easily compare their performances.

Any comments are welcome!

Reviews

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Replies: 0

Hey. The unsubscribe button doesn’t work in the email? It appears as [unsubscribe]unsubscribe. How do we fix.

Author: dresstive
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:26 pm

Replies: 0

Hi,
Zopim Live Chat Script is loading twice in the wordpress page. Also there is a syntax error in the code.
The full code can be viewed here: http://prntscr.com/fc5js9
Plugin version: 1.4.10

Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:18 pm

Replies: 0

Hi there.

I tested your plugin but as mentioned by other users it doesn’t work properly because it is not compatible with the latest wordpress and/or woocommerce. I see this is because it hasn’t been updated in almost a year. I actually need this plugin for my site and would be willing to pay you to ensure it works properly. Can you let me how soon can you update this and how much it would cost? Thanks

Author: xtrememogul
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:16 pm

Replies: 0

Very happy with this plugin. Works a charm.
Well done to the developer, and thank you for all your effort developing the plugin.

Author: devguy
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:14 pm

Replies: 0

I recently downloaded the “theme my login” plugin. I then added the TML widget to my sidebar. The text color for my widgets is currently set to white (which I want) but the text color for the TML widegt needs to be black because otherwise the username and passoword can’t be seen when typed in (beacuse the text is white and so is the box for entering the info.) I have tried changing the widget text color but this changes all of the widgets text color. How can I just change the TML widget text only?
Any help would be greatly appreciated!
Thanks in advance!

Author: droges
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:13 pm

Replies: 0

Hi. Downloaded the plugin yesterday and I can’t get my portfolio to set up in columns. I am using the shortcode [wp-portfolio columns=”3″] on my page. What’s up? Thanks!

Author: jfperelman
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:13 pm

Replies: 0

Hi,

Nice plugin love it.
One small issue i’m having though is removing the open sansd google font from the head section.
I have tried using this code in my functions.php file but its not working.

add_action( 'wp_enqueue_scripts', 'remove_asl_gf', 20 );
function remove_asl_gf() {
    wp_dequeue_style( 'wpdreams-gf-opensans' );
    wp_deregister_style( 'wpdreams-gf-opensans' );
}

How can I remove it without modifying the plugin, as I don’t want to have to edit the plugin each time I update the plugin. Thanks.

Author: devguy
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:12 pm

Replies: 0

Hi Team,

Thanks for the plugin. Am Migrating from buddypress to Ultimate member, is there a recommended procedure to import BuddyPress user Data and xProfile data to Ultimate member?
Thank you.

Author: Ike Ten
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:10 pm

Replies: 0

I installed this plugin on “Atlanta” and the client says it’s amazing!
Thanks 🙂

Author: guytzhak
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:09 pm

Replies: 0

When I try to access the administration portal I get a 404 not found page.

Things I’ve tried:
1. Disabling all the plugins & Using default theme.

This did nothing… I still get the 404 not found page when trying to login to the site.

2. Deleting .htaccess

Upon doing this I get a forbidden on the login page. I’ve then reset the file permissions and still get a forbidden.

3. Adding siteurl and homepage url into wp-config

This did not work either. This caused other issues on the site itself. I removed it.

4. Putting wordpress into debug mode to find issue.

I only get Force SSL is not constant notice. I’m not using SSL on this site and set both to false however that does nothing.

5. Manually updated wordpress to newest release

Followed the guide to a T and it did nothing for me.

I’m kind of stuck on what to do next. I’ve been searching everywhere to find a fix. Any help would be appreciated.

Site: easttroylions.org
/wp-admin redirects to: http://easttroylions.org/wp-login.php?redirect_to=http%3A%2F%2Feasttroylions.org%2Fwp-admin%2F&reauth=1

Author: webriot
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:07 pm

Replies: 0

I’ve used this plugin on hundreds of different sites over the years to help uncover issues with WP-Cron in unfamiliar environments.

It’s always been reliable, and helped me find valuable clues many times. Thanks John and co for releasing and maintaining it.

Author: thenbrent
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:07 pm

Replies: 0

The problem exists for some months now. Suddenly i couldn’t promote any posts using the fb paid promotion.
It seems that this happens only on posts that published to my page via facebook auto publish plugin.

If i copy the url to my fb page then i can promote the post with no problems.

Any ideas anynone?

Author: SickNick
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:05 pm

Replies: 0

Hi there,

I’m looking at the code of the plugin and it looks a lot like it is using a WordPress user to create a new MailChimp subscriber. Is this correct, or am I just looking at a special case?

I did some quick tests and it seems like I can subscribe when I’m logged in and go through the checkout but can’t when I’m not. This seems to confirm my impression, but could be a coincidence.

In other words: should it possible to subscribe during a guest checkout?

Thanks,

Simon

Author: simooo
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:02 pm

Replies: 0

Hi there I am having trouble activating a wordpress plugin “https://en-au.wordpress.org/plugins/amazon-web-services/”

Plugin could not be activated because it triggered a fatal error.

The official Amazon Web Services SDK requires PHP 5.3.3+ and cURL 7.16.2+ compiled with OpenSSL and zlib. Your server currently has no PHP cURL library activated.

I am on Ubuntu LAMP stack, I have checked that cURL is installed –

php -v outputs – PHP 7.0.19-1+deb.sury.org~trusty+2 (cli) (built: May 22 2017 13:29:59) (NTS) Copyright (c) 1997-2017 The PHP Group

curl -V outputs curl 7.35.0 (x86_64-pc-linux-gnu) libcurl/7.35.0 OpenSSL/1.0.1f zlib/1.2.8 libidn/1.28 librtmp/2.3 Protocols: dict file ftp ftps gopher http https imap imaps ldap ldaps pop3 pop3s rtmp rtsp smtp smtps telnet tftp Features: AsynchDNS GSS-Negotiate IDN IPv6 Largefile NTLM NTLM_WB SSL libz TLS-SRP

Not sure what the issue is? anyone help? Thx

Author: Roharniac
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:00 pm

Replies: 0

Test

Author: evgeniypoznyak
Posted: May 25, 2017, 10:59 pm