Admin Columns - Column Template
Welcome to the Admin Columns column template repository. Here you will find a starter-kit for creating a new column for Admin Columns. This start-kit will work as a normal WP plugin.
For more information about creating a new field type, please read the following article: https://www.admincolumns.com/documentation/how-to/register-column/
This template is written for Admin Columns 4.0. The documentation for 3.0 can be found here: https://github.com/codepress/ac-column-template/tree/v3.
( credits to Elliot for the readme structure )
To use this tookit for Admin Columns Pro < 4.3 please use the no-namespace branch instead!
/css: folder for .css files
/js: folder for .js files
/languages: folder for .pot, .po and .mo files
ac-COLUMN_NAME.php: Main plugin file that registers the column
ac-column-COLUMN_NAME.php: Column class with all column logic for the free version
acp-column-COLUMN_NAME.php: Column class with all column logic for the pro version
readme.txt: WordPress readme file to be used by the wordpress repository
This template uses
PLACEHOLDERS such as
COLUMN_NAME throughout the file names and code. Use the following list of placeholders to do a 'find and replace':
COLUMN_NAME: Single word, no spaces. Underscores allowed. eg. donate_button
COLUMN_LABEL: Multiple words, can include spaces, visible when selecting a column
PLUGIN_URL: Url to the github or WordPress repository
PLUGIN_TAGS: Comma seperated list of relevant tags
DESCRIPTION: Brief description of the field type, no longer than 2 lines
EXTENDED_DESCRIPTION: Extended description of the field type
AUTHOR_NAME: Name of field type author
AUTHOR_URL: URL to author's website
ac-COLUMN_NAME.php file (now renamed using your column name) and change the column type if necessary.
ac-column-COLUMN_NAME.php file (now renamed using your column name) and include your custom code in the appropriate functions.
README.md file with the appropriate information and delete all content above and including the following line.
Admin Columns COLUMN_LABEL Column
- Copy the
ac-column-COLUMN_NAMEfolder into your
- Activate the COLUMN_LABEL plugin via the plugins admin page
- Create a new column via Admin Columns and select the COLUMN_LABEL column
- Please refer to the description for more info regarding the field type settings
readme.txt for changelog