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CM Blog Widgets (CMBW) - Dynamic Cloud


Dynamic Cloud

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Shows a dynamic cloud of Blog Categories or Tags.

Widget

Navigate to  Admin Panel -> Appearance -> Widgets.

Select  Blog Dynamic Cloud and drag to some Widget Area - choose where the widget will appear on the page from the options provided.

Widget box will appear in selected area. Make the appropriate changes.

  • Title - Enter a value in the box provided to add a title.
  • Zoom - Choose from the drop down menu to choose a zoom amount for the widget. the zoom amount represent from which perspective the cloud is being built. The max is 3 and it will zoom in and show only part of the terms
  • The maximum number of items - Choose from the drop down menu to choose the maximum number of items to be displayed on the widget.
  • Text color - Enter a value in the box provided to pick a text color for the terms in the widget.
  • Border color - Enter a value in the box provided to pick a border color for the widget.
  • Background color - Enter a value in the box provided to pick a background color for the widget.
  • Tag size should be - Choose a circle to pick a tag size by number of occurrences in post or random.
  • Cloud items - Click a circle to choose cloud items by category or tags.
  • Show occurrences - Check the box to show occurrences near each term.
  • Delete|Close - Click to delete or close the widget.
  • Save - Click the blue Save button to save changes.

Shortcode

  • Shortcode: [blog-dynamic-cloud width="x" terms="30" type="cat/tag" size="random/occurrences"]
  • Shortcode attributes:
    • width - width of Bubble Dynamic Cloud example: width="100%"
    • terms - number of items example :30
    • type - one of two category example: type="tag"
    • size - size of font can by random or occurrences size="random"

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