Donation Contest Widget is a plugin which allows you to add donation contest box to any widgetized area of your website. You can get donations via PayPal.
- The widget can be easily inserted into any widgetized area of website like any standard WordPress widget (drag and drop).
- Once added users can see donation contest box. This box displays three group of donors in rotating mode. The first group is the TOP X (X is defined in WordPress admin area) donors for the last 30 days starting from now. The second group is the TOP X donors for last year starting from now. And third group displays TOP X donors for all the time.
- User can click “Donate” button and make donation. Once donation done, user’s name will be stored in database and if donated amount is high enough his/her name appears in TOP X donors list. You can try it on this page: Donation Contest Widget.
- The plugin is installed like any other standard WordPress plugin.
- Once installed, it will create a configuration page in the admin section where the admin can do required setting such as PayPal ID, currency, “thank you” message, number of TOP X donors to be displayed, custom “donate” button, widget stylesheet etc.
- The plugin also adds new widget into widgets list. So you can easily drag it and drop into any widget area.
Plugin requires PHP version 5 or higher installed on your server.
For more details please visit Donation Contest Widget page.
This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.
- Upload folder “donation-contest-widget” (and its content) into your WordPress plugin folder (normally it is /wp-content/plugins/).
- Go to WordPress admin area and activate the plugin in plugins section (like you do for any other plugins).
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Contributors & Developers
“Donation Contest Widget” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
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- Fixed the problem with PayPal IPN handler for non-USD donations.
- Currency list added. Now you can use the following currencies: USD, AUD, BRL, CAD, CHF, CZK, DKK, EUR, GBP, HKD, HUF, ILS, JPY, MXN, MYR, NOK, NZD, PHP, PLN, SEK, SGD, THB, TRY, TWD.
- Minor bugs fixed.
This is the first version of Donation Contest Widget.