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08/23/13 13:38:09 (8 months ago)
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    44License: GPLv3 
    55License URI: http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html 
    6 Tags: admin, wp admin, wordpress admin, messages, notices, information, client, help, admin notice, admin notices, metabox 
     6Tags: admin, wp admin, wordpress admin, messages, notices, information, client, help, admin notice, admin notices, metabox, developer, developers 
    77Requires at least: 3.6 
    88Tested up to: 3.6 
     
    1313== Description == 
    1414 
    15 With EP Admin Messages you can show messages in the admin area of WordPress. 
     15With EP Admin Messages you can show messages in the admin area of WordPress. Each message can be shown at multiple places and can be limited to only be shown to specific user groups using capabilities. 
    1616 
    17 = Locations where messages can be shown = 
     17This plugin requires that you add a config file to your themes folder. It's mostly useful for theme developers that want tho show messages in the admin to the users of their site. 
     18 
     19= Plugin features = 
     20 
     21* Show messages in WordPress Admin 
     22* Show messages in different places 
     23* Show different messages for different users 
     24* Format messages using HTML 
     25* Stores settings in a JSON-file. No config screen! 
     26* Suitable for website and theme developers that want to push message changes automatically. 
     27 
     28 
     29= Messages are shown where you want them to be shown = 
    1830 
    1931You have full control over where your messages will be shown.  
    2032Each message can be placed in one or several of the following places: 
    2133 
    22 * on the dashboard 
    23 * on the overview screen for posts, pages, and custom post types 
    24 * on the edit screen for posts, pages and custom post types 
    25 * on posts with a specific slug or a slug based on a wildcard 
    26 * on the user overview screen and on user profiles 
    27 * on the plugin page 
     34* dashboard 
     35* overview screen for posts, pages, and custom post types 
     36* edit screen for posts, pages and custom post types 
     37* posts with a specific slug or a slug based on a wildcard 
     38* user overview screen and on user profiles 
     39* plugin install/update page 
    2840 
    29 = Use capabilities to limit who can see what = 
     41 
     42= Messages are only shown to the users that you choose = 
    3043 
    3144Each message can be limited to be shown only to users with a specific [capability](http://codex.wordpress.org/Glossary#Capabilities). 
     
    3346You can for example show one message to your editors, i.e. users with the capability "edit_posts", and another message to your admins, i.e. users with the capability "manage_options". 
    3447 
    35 = Limit messages to posts with specific slugs = 
     48= Messages can be selectd to be shown only on the posts you choose = 
    3649 
    3750Messages can be limited to only be shown on posts that match a specific slug, or a slug that matches a wildcard. 
     
    3952This way it's easy to for example show page specific information, letting a user know what a page is for, what they should put in in, and so on. 
    4053 
    41 = Controlled by JSON = 
    4254 
    43 All settings are made with a config file that you put in the theme directory. 
     55= Config file uses JSON = 
     56 
     57All settings are configured with a config file that uses JSON and that you put in the themes directory. 
    4458 
    4559This means that there are no settings for the user to change. This also means that you can add messages using your regular deploy method. Just upload an updated config file and you're done. No database syncing needed; hooray! 
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    4661 
    4762= Usage scenarios = 
     
    5671* … let the user know what shortcodes that are available for all posts. 
    5772 
     73 
    5874= Open source = 
    5975 
    6076The [source code for EP Admin Messages](https://github.com/EarthPeople/ep-admin-messages) is available at GitHub. 
     77 
    6178 
    6279== Installation == 
     
    7592` 
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     94 
    7795== Screenshots == 
    7896 
    79971. Three messages being shown on the edit post screen. Notice that you can add HTML to your messages and add headlines, links, images, and so on. 
    80982. Four messages being shown on the dashboard. 
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    81100 
    82101== Changelog == 
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