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The Viral Widget

Description

Make your website go viral by allowing users to spread the word!

This plugin gives your readers the ability to spread the word about your website simply by entering the e-mail addresses of their friends. The system will then send e-mails to these people to allow the word to be spread. You’ll soon be getting more visitors than ever before!

Installation

  1. Upload the-viral-widget.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Edit the Settings in your Administration Panel!
  4. Enable the widget in Appearance –> Widgets.

FAQ

How does this work?

It simply gets all of the e-mail addresses entered into the form (addresses to be separated by commas) and sends an e-mail to each one after splitting each e-mail address up.

Contributors & Developers

“The Viral Widget” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

1.0.2

  • Default email changed
  • More secure input validation

1.0.1

  • Default values placed – no customization required!
  • A bit of rewording to make it easier
  • Fixed a few bugs

1.0.0

  • First Release