Changelog for

Smart Sidebars Slider

Plugin for WordPress

4.0 / 2023.01.15

  • New: tested with WordPress 6.0 and 6.1
  • New: tested with PHP 8.1 and 8.2
  • New: major change to the admin side layout and styling
  • New: many changes to the plugin core code organization
  • New: many improvements to the code syntax and formatting
  • New: rewritten most of the plugin styling
  • New: use of the SASS to generate styling files
  • Updated: minimal requirement: WordPress 5.5
  • Updated: minimal requirement: PHP 7.3
  • Updated: minicolors.js library updated to 2.3.6
  • Removed: option and code to load FontAwesome 4.7
  • Fix: several issues related to PHP 8.x
  • Fix: many minor admin side visual issues

3.0 / 2021.03.21

  • Added: special option to have the sidebar completely hidden on load
  • Updated: minimal requirement: WordPress 5.0
  • Updated: minimal requirement: PHP 7.0
  • Updated: using WordPress code style
  • Updated: safe use: _ replaced with esc_html_ and esc_attr__
  • Updated: safe use: _e replaced with esc_html_e and esc_attr_e
  • Updated: most of the JavaScript code has been rewritten
  • Updated: Smart Tab Drawer v3.2
  • Updated: easing library updated to 1.4.2

2.9.1 / 2020.12.22

  • Edit: few changes to better handle browser form validation
  • Edit: removed some unused or obsolete functions
  • Fix: few minor warnings with PHP 7.2 or newer
  • Fix: saving of the new style not always working
  • Fix: jQuery UI Sortable library not loaded

2.9 / 2020.06.14

  • Changed: now using native HTML number control
  • Changed: Various improvements to the plugin JavaScript
  • Changed: Several styling improvements for newer WP versions
  • Changed: minicolors.js library updated to 2.3.5
  • Removed: obsolete jQuery LimitKeyPress library
  • Removed: obsolete jQueryUI library

2.8 / 2019.03.25

  • Update: full reorganization of JS/CSS libraries
  • Update: improved loading and initialization process
  • Update: various minor updates to readme file
  • Update: the plugin requires WordPress 4.5 or newer
  • Update: the plugin requires PHP 5.6 or newer
  • Update: minicolors.js library updated to 2.3.4

2.7 / 2016.10.05

  • Changed: all JavaScript files are minified only, not packed
  • Changed: all CSS files are using better minification
  • Changed: updated all translation strings in POT file
  • Changed: requires WordPress 4.0 or newer
  • Changed: plugin is fully tested with PHP 7.0
  • Update: Smart Tab Drawer v3.1
  • Update: minicolors.js library updated to 2.2.4
  • Update: Now loading new FontAwesome 4.7.0
  • Fixed: hiding sidebar on front page when using static page
  • Fixed: full height override for right sidebars not working

2.6.5 / 2016.05.17

  • Update: Several styling updates for the admin interface
  • Update: nanoScroller.js library updated to 0.8.7
  • Update: Now loading new FontAwesome 4.6.3

2.6.1 / 2015.05.31

  • Fix: Sidebars list reordering not working with drag to last row
  • Fix: JavaScript code not properly minified causing few issues

2.6 / 2015.04.03

  • Added: Close sidebar when user clicks anywhere outside the sidebar
  • Update: Smart Tab Drawer v3.0
  • Update: nanoScroller.js library updated to 0.8.5
  • Update: Now loading new FontAwesome 4.3
  • Fix: HTML widget custom content field was stripping HTML

2.5.5 / 2015.01.08

  • Added: Sidebar content can be HTML and Shortcodes
  • Update: Cleanup of the sidebars and order arrays
  • Update: Minor changes to the sidebar setup panel
  • Fix: Adding UL even if the sidebar is not set for widgets
  • Fix: Import of exported data was not working

2.5.2 / 2014.09.16

  • Fix: Few small issues with sidebars ordering

2.5.1 / 2014.09.14

  • Fix: Major problem with deleting sidebars

2.5 / 2014.09.06

  • Added: Change sidebars order using Drag and Drop
  • Added: Auto tab positioning uses new method and settings
  • Added: Panel to display sidebar jQuery control code
  • Update: Expanded information about some plugin settings
  • Update: Now loading new FontAwesome 4.2
  • Update: nanoScroller.js library updated to 0.8.4
  • Update: Smart Tab Drawer v2.7.1_internal
  • Fix: Small issue with open on load settings
  • Fix: Some issues with UI admin side styling

2.3.2 / 2014.08.06

  • Fix: Problems saving settings on the Defaults panel
  • Fix: Problem with saving sidebar minimal window size

2.3.1 / 2014.08.05

  • Fix: Detection of single pages for sidebar rules
  • Fix: Missing few strings from translation POT file

2.3 / 2014.07.21

  • Added: Option for the tab edge spacing value
  • Added: Option to set title attribute for tab element
  • Update: Smart Tab Drawer v2.7
  • Fix: Border radius from styles not used for sidebars
  • Fix: Problems with sidebars resizing minimal size

2.2 / 2014.07.12

  • Added: Plugin enforces open on load in case of conflict
  • Update: Few improvements in sidebars code building
  • Fix: Issues with some themes hiding the sidebars wrappers
  • Fix: Some extra data included in building JavaScript calls
  • Fix: Problem with open on load sidebar settings selection

2.1 / 2014.07.05

  • Update: Smart Tab Drawer v2.6
  • Fix: Issues with some themes and sidebars order on the page

2.0 / 2014.07.03

  • Added: Sidebar content can be any custom HTML/PHP
  • Added: Sidebar content can be custom action
  • Added: Settings for sidebar opacity
  • Added: Settings for sidebar anchor
  • Added: Settings for sidebar edge and spacing
  • Added: Settings for sidebar tab Closed state label
  • Added: Settings to open sidebar on load
  • Added: Settings to set minimum allowed window size
  • Added: Global settings for all sidebars zIndex
  • Added: Global settings for embed method for all sidebars
  • Added: Actions before and after sidebar display
  • Update: Reorganization of some general plugin settings
  • Update: Smart Tab Drawer v2.5
  • Fix: Few minor issues with plugin settings
  • Fix: Few issues with rendering the sidebars

1.0 / 2014.05.29

  • First release