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  1. Testimonials - random rotatation - enhance testimonial freshness

    For the testimonials plug in it would be great to have the option for the testimonials to rotate randomly when the page is refreshed

    For example

    I have set up 9 testimonials and set to display 3 maximum, I'd like those to change so that when a customer goes through the site they are seeing different testimonials as they look at different product pages.

    My testimonials are generic about our holidays rather than focussed on one holiday (product)

    Currently the only way to do this is to set up a new widget area for every product page and specify a…

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      1 comment  ·  Plugins  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 'Include' posts rather than 'Exclude' posts in magazine and business page templates

      'Include' posts rather than 'Exclude' posts in magazine and business page templates options. Seems daft to only exclude posts from categories to be displayed. Especially when Cat_Id is hidden when using permlinks.

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        under review  ·  0 comments  ·  Canvas  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • layout landing pages Canvas

        One thing that got me to like about the Canvas template is that it lacks a layout landing page. This is a good option to think about the fut

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          2 comments  ·  Canvas  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • hfeed Warning: At least one field must be set for HatomEntry.

          Would be great if this could be fixed in future:

          Warning: At least one field must be set for HatomEntry.
          Warning: Missing required field “entry-title”.
          Warning: Missing required field “updated”.
          Warning: Missing required hCard “author”.

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            8 comments  ·  Theme Upgrades  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • More out the box options - such as magazine layout for multiple categories,

            It would be great if the Magazine layout for example could be used more that once without having to write hundres of lines of code.

            I'd also like the ability to disable comments and post-meta from specific categories.

            Some websites are more than just a blog but currently it seems very limited as to what can be done in Woothemes without a huge amount of custom code. Checkout Joomla's K2 see the options in there :)

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              0 comments  ·  WooFramework  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Canvas Skins / Child Themes

              Woothemes has alienated many customers using industry-specific themes that are "no longer popular".

              I recommend that you first create a new Canvas "skin" that is similar to the old theme before sunsetting the old theme. This way your customers at least have a option vs. you just shutting down support for a theme.

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                17 comments  ·  Canvas  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                There are generally two issues with Canvas child themes which have prevented us from going down this route:

                1. We’ll need to use a child theme, which means that you can’t use your own child theme, which will make it hard to update the child theme if you make modifications to it.

                2. By applying custom styling in a child theme, we’d need to add functionality and styling beyond what is offered through the existing options panel, rendering many of the options inactive, since we need to override the existing options. This has the negative effect of disabling crucial parts of Canvas functionality.

                We are obviously looking at ways around these issues, and we have some ideas which need to be processed properly.

              • Photo proofing plugin

                I could really use a photo proofing plugin and I know there is a lot of demand for this after searching for a long time. It should be possible for the photographers clients to log in and pick there favorites from a photo session and leave comments for the retoucher. The possibility to pay for a selection to print or download the files.

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                  1 comment  ·  Plugins  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Banner Ads: Automatic for the Advertiser

                  At the moment I'm using an advert plugin that is quite simple to use. It generates shortcode for insertion into a text box widget, and has a backbone within which we can load ad artwork that will appear in the text widget. We can assign random rotation or other order. This is made by datafeedr: http://wordpress.org/plugins/ads-by-datafeedrcom/

                  What would be supremely useful to someone like myself (and anyone, I suppose, accepting banner advertising on their site), would be this kind of functionality with the following features:

                  1) Subscriptions at various insertion rates: the advertiser would be able to pay for their…

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                    0 comments  ·  Plugins  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • "portfolio widget"

                    Create a portfolio widget that can call and show recent or filtered portfolio items on the widgetized home page or widget page in Canvas. Similar to the Recent Works option in PixelPress.

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                      1 comment  ·  Plugins  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • THEME DEMOS: Visually Show Widget Areas

                      It would be nice if you could include a visual of the widget areas under the FEATURES menu on the demo themes. Thatt way we can instantly see what options the theme buyer has to work with.

                      Example (from another theme): http://forsaleinaz.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/widget-areas.png

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                      • Make prettyPhoto lightbox work with wordpress > 3.5 gallery

                        When you activate PrettyPhoto lighbox script under "Dynamic Images > Thumbnail Settings" it does not work on WP 3.5 image galleries. It would be great if you could fix that, otherwise one needs to install an additional lightbox scripts which bloats up the website.

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                          3 comments  ·  WooFramework  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Flexible flexslider and more flexible pages

                          I would like to see the flexslider on more templates. For instance, when presenting a product, I want a slider, where I can have image and text side by side with a list of thumbnails beneath. (No text in the thumbnails).
                          The slider as it is used on a single product uses too much place for thumbnails, and it is to timeconsuming to get html into the slider beside the picture.
                          I like to use up to 10-15 detail images on a product, whic each must have an explaining text.

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                            0 comments  ·  Components  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Centralised localization repository

                            I'm having a hard time translating and maintaining some translations of themes and plugins.
                            Can we create public (or private) groups to translate woo products?
                            Theres some sites (poeditor.com and https://www.transifex.com) to manage all the translations

                            3 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  WooFramework  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Remove license system in place of Woo Login

                              The current license system is unmanagable for those of us with multiple sites and multiple extensions. Couldn't you have one single license key for my woo account. I could enter this on each WP install and then you could determine the license bought for each plugin.

                              I could then manage my multiple sites from one single instance.

                              The current system is not ideal. Say I have twenty sites with a dozen woo
                              plugins = not going to use the license system.

                              Another consideration is that we build sites on our staging server. Even though we may buy a single license,…

                              3 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  Theme Upgrades  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Improve the WooFramework to be more child-theme friendly

                                I would really like to improve the woo framework more child-theme friendly. My first Suggestion is to add a filter to the stylesheet reader function in theme-options.php, so that child theme developers could change the directory where woo framework is looking for it styles. While doing so, child-theme developers could stay to best practice and create a folder "styles" in the child-theme directory and creae their own set of styles which then be selectable via theme-option panel in the backend.

                                //Stylesheets Reader
                                $alt_stylesheet_path = get_template_directory() . '/styles/';

                                In this way child themes authors should be able to hook in via…

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                                • Having a theme designed around theatre would be useful. Seat selection purchasing and sliders upcoming events etc..

                                  A theme based around the idea of being able to showcase upcoming events, and event cal, sell tickets with a diagram of seating and purchase tickets via seats then showing them as reserved for other coming to purchase, etc. Trailers of upcoming events,

                                  14 votes
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                                  • Enable WooFramework to select your child-themes alternative colors in WooOptions

                                    WooThemes recommend to use child-themes to customize themes. Most of your themes offer to select your themes alternative color scheme in Theme Options.

                                    You could create your own /style folder with alternative colors in the child-themes directory, however WooFramework will not recognize your custom stylesheets.

                                    I guess it should be pretty simple to code this kind of check it into the woo_output_alt_stylesheet function in functions/admin-setup.php

                                    This would make child-themes even more reasonable! Thanks guys!

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                                    • Canvas: In post grid add an option to change the excerpt font style

                                      For the Magazine Template on Canvas in the Post Grid add an option to change the excerpt Post/Page Text Font Style for the grid. Right now you can only change the Post Title Font Style.

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                                      • A theme having fixed width sidebars with fluid main content, but still responsive.

                                        When we have a fixed width image Ad (for example ) in a sidebar, it gets cut off when the screen width gets smaller. Can we have sidebars that stay at some configurable width while the middle part automatically expands to fill the remaining available space. Ideally the sidebars would "jump" down below the content for tablet or phone size screen if there was not enough room to show it.

                                        You'd think this would be a common need since amazon and adsense ads are a fixed width.

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                                        • Portfolio page templates for the latest theme releases

                                          The latest themes rock. Great design & features, but none of the last four have portfolio page templates.

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