Advanced Custom Sort

by Matt Gibbs

Overview


Use Cases

  • Custom slideshow: allow clients to select which slides to display, and in which order
  • Teasers: showcase some hand-picked posts/pages/etc
  • Menus: create visually appealing menus and landing pages (using post custom fields)

Features

  • Intuitive, drag-n-drop interface
  • Built-in smart search within the edit screen
  • No additional DB tables created
  • Create unlimited groups

Screencast

http://screencast.com/t/hu96vXh0pk

Usage

  • Click on Settings > Adv Custom Sort
  • Click “Add New”, and name it (e.g. “My Group”)
  • Select posts from the dropdown box, then click “Add Selected Posts”
  • The chosen posts will appear below. Sort them if needed, then save the post
  • Within your template, above the loop, add $acs->query_posts (see the Screenshots tab)

Website

http://uproot.us/advanced-custom-sort/

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Summary
Version:
1.2.2
Last updated:
Active installations:
WordPress Version:
3.2 or higher
Tested up to:
3.4.2
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