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A simple shortcode plugin to add the Timeline to Wordpress
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=== Knight Lab Timeline ===
Contributors: miguelpeixe, zachwise, KnightLab
Donate link:
Tags: timeline, shortcode, stamen,, verite, html5, KnightLab
Requires at least: 2.0.2
Tested up to: 4.1
Stable tag:

Use the incredible HTML5 Timeline developed by Knight Lab on your website. As easy as writing a shortcode.

== Description ==

A simple shortcode plugin to add the TimelineJS made by Knight Lab.

Supports custom width and height, [custom map styles by Stamen]( "Check the website for all the possible styles"), [Google Spreadsheet and JSON data sources]( "Learn how to create your data source") and many more.

Checkout how to create your amazing Timeline at

To embed your timeline use the button located at the post content editor (TinyMCE).

**You can also embed the Timeline on your post using this shortcode :**
`[timeline src="Your source url here"]`

**TIP** - If you want to embed outside of a post, use the following code:
`<?php echo do_shortcode('[timeline src="Your source url here"]'); ?>`

**Supported languages**

* Afrikaans
* Arabic
* Armenian
* Basque
* Belarusian
* Bulgarian
* Catalan
* Chinese
* Croatian / Hrvatski
* Czech
* Danish
* Dutch
* English
* English (24-hour time)
* Esperanto
* Estonian
* Faroese
* Farsi
* Finnish
* French
* Frisian
* Galician
* Georgian
* German / Deutsch
* Greek
* Hebrew
* Hindi
* Hungarian
* Icelandic
* Indonesian
* Irish
* Italian
* Japanese
* Korean
* Latvian
* Lithuanian
* Luxembourgish
* Malay
* Nepali
* Norwegian
* Polish
* Portuguese
* Portuguese (Brazilian)
* Romanian
* Romansh
* Russian
* Serbian - Cyrillic
* Serbian - Latin
* Sinhalese
* Slovak
* Slovenian
* Spanish
* Swedish
* Tagalog
* Tamil
* Taiwanese
* Telugu
* Thai
* Turkish
* Ukrainian

== Installation ==

1. Upload the plugin to the `/wp-content/plugins/` directory
1. Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress
1. Learn how to create the Timeline source at
1. Use the shortcode on your post/page: `[timeline src="Your source url here"]`

**Extra tip** - If you want do embed outside of a post, use the following code on your template:
`<?php echo do_shortcode('[timeline src="Your source url here"]'); ?>`

Alternatively, you can use the TinyMCE button to create your own shortcode as well. 

== Changelog ==
The most up to date change log for TimelineJS itself can be found at

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* Revert animation changes introduced in 2.35.5

= =
* Fix URL linking regression introduced in 2.35.3
* Animation optimizations from #681

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* Fix Stamen map tile URL bug

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* Many updates to localization: new and changed languages.

= 2.35.2 =
* Fix mobile display bug.

= 2.35.0 =
* Fix date initialization process to address Firefox bug in UK/Ireland (

= 2.34.0 =
* Remove HTTPS URL rewriting for older IE.
* don't do analytics on https
* Check to make sure that every slide has a start date, so that people get a clear warning if the spreadsheet header has been changed.
* fix jquery version check, again. (should accept jquery 2, although TimelineJS has not been tested with jquery 2) cf. #551
* Update ko.js translation file
* Update fa.js translation file

= =
* Update to TimelineJS 2.33.1: fix bug handling media URLs; minor updates to zh-cn localization file.

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* Update to TimelineJS 2.33.0: better handle changes to Google Maps and Spreadsheet URLs; add 'W' token for date format; accept *.bmp as image URL; fix jQuery version check; fix untagify; more permissive on iframe markup; treat Google Streetview API images as images, not maps; set maxheight on soundcloud embeds; crush png files.

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* Update to TimelineJS 2.32.0: Stop YouTube players when slide changes; Better method for determining embed path root; Check for iframe and blockquote media before other url tests; Add languages: 'hr' (Croatian), 'uk' (Ukrainian); minor fixes to language files for 'fi' (Finnish) 'sl' (Slovenian). Plugin-specific: add 'OpenStreetMap' option to map-type menu in shortcode builder.

= =
* Update to TimelineJS 2.31.0: Add languages: 'ro' (Romanian), 'th' (Thai); minor fixes to language files for 'es' (Spanish) 'fa' (Farsi), 'hu' (Hungarian), 'no' (Norwegian); add OpenStreetMap as a map option ('osm'); Support '.svg' as an image media type; support custom thumbnails when no media is specified; clearer warning about "compatibility mode" to IE users.

= =
* Update to TimelineJS 2.30.0: Fix language code for 'zh-cn' (Chinese); add 'fa' (Farsi); Move 'remove' function from Array.prototype to a util method to avoid adverse affects on other JS code.

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* Incremented version for semi-separate versioning with TimelineJS

= =
* Initial time using deployment script

= 2.28.1 =
* Modified to match current TimelineJS version number

= 1.0.0 =
* First stable release

== Shortcode options ==

`[timeline width="800" height="600" maptype="watercolor" src="Your source url here"]`

*	**src**: Data source url, based on [Verite Timeline File Formats]( "Learn how to create your data source"). **[required]**
*	**width**: Custom width *(default is 100%)*
*	**height**: Custom height *(default is 650)*
*	**maptype**: Custom maptype, based on [Stamen custom map styles]( "Check his website for all the styles") and Google Maps default tiles. Possibilities are:
	* Stamen Maps: `toner`, `toner-lines`, `toner-labels`, `sterrain` and `watercolor` *(default is `toner`)*
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