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I am reading (continued)

Description

Easily configurable book display with sidebar widget and shortcode. Book information is read from Amazon Web Services (AWS) and gets cached in database.

Key features:

  • Search for your current read book by title and / or author (new)
  • Search for your current read book by ISBN
  • Easy setup of fonts and colors with live preview (new)
  • Ready for Codestyling Localization plugin

Requirements

Screenshots

  • Setup of fonts and colors with live preview
  • Book search by title and / or author
  • Demo widget at Ginchen's Blog

Installation

  1. Unzip into your /wp-content/plugins/ directory. If you’re uploading it manually make sure to upload
    the top-level folder. Don’t just upload all the php files and put them in /wp-content/plugins/.
  2. Activate the plugin through the β€˜Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Type in your Amazon Access Key ID and Secret Access Key or register for free first.

FAQ

What are the Amazon Web Services and do I have to pay for it ?

You need to be a registered member of the Amazon Web Services to send search requests to Amazon. This is a free service providing product information about books and more, which is 100% free. You won’t have to pay for.

Can I use the plugin without a sidebar widget ?

Yes, you can. Just use the shortcode [i-am-reading] or the PHP code <?php iar_print_html(); ?> to display your current read book in posts, pages or wherever you like.

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Contributors & Developers

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