There are many plans for further Dev4Press development, as always, but the time to do it is not enough, as always. For the next 3 months, there are things I plan to work on and here you can find out which projects will get major development focus and new releases.
New public alpha version of new GD Star Rating 2.0 is (finally) here. Number of bugs from previous alpha are fixed, libraries are updated, many things are improved. Rating methods and objects are expanded, support for modules improved, and bbPress support module active.
What is a module? Module is a plugin for plugin. Modules add extra features to plugins, or they are used to add features to WordPress through the plugin, using plugins basic features. Each module is installed in WordPress as a plugin, but it will be useless on it’s own, it need a plugin.
Abstract Shortcodes class is by other products to help with shortcodes implementation. This class has different features that can help with basic attributes for shortcodes, handle functions calls for rendering and to handle access limitation based on user roles and capabilities. Products using gdr2_Shortcodes xScape Theme Framework (from 1.8.3, with access control) GD Custom Posts [...]
Brand new, GD Custom Posts And Taxonomies Tools Pro 3.7 is here, last major release before moving to version 4.0 later this year. And it brings many new and interesting features: expansion modules support, widgets improvements, Google Maps custom field and few more things.
With summer heat waves (well, at least on the north hemisphere), most people are looking for a way to relax more and work less. On Dev4Press, development never stops, with many active projects that I will work on this summer. This is the development plugin for next 2 months.
First alpha version of GD Star Rating 2.0 is here, but it is not available for public, and it is released only to few internal developers because the plugin interface is till mostly missing, and it would be very complicated for users to actually test the plugin in this stage of development.