This Week in devot:ee #60 - March 15, 2013
March 15, 2013
by Ryan Masuga
This week: eight new add-ons on the scene.
We're working away on things to add to the new header bar. While we do that, take note of the eight new add-ons that were submitted this week.
New Add-ons This Week
RedirectEE by Rein de Vries
RedirectEE is a small plugin that implements the use of the header() function for redirecting and refreshing.
Hex Calc by Ian Pitts
Accepts a hexadecimal color value and returns a lighter or darker shade.
JSON encode tag by Christopher Olaussen
JSON ENCODE TAG plugin simply outputs a json encoded value of the value between its tags.
Jira Issue Collector Accessory by dWise
This accessory allows you to add a Jira issue collector to the ExpressionEngine control panel.
VL Auto Publish Date by Viget Labs
When you change an entry's status from closed to any other status, this accessory will automatically set the entry date to be the current date and time (unless you have already set the date to be in the future).
Audit ($) by Mark J. Reeves (Clearbold)
Know who did what and when they did it. Audit provides more detailed activity logging for the Control Panel.
Low Search Tag by Lodewijk Schutte (Low)
Enables extended Low Search and Solspace Tag compatibility. Filter search results by tags just like you would with categories.
EE_Twitter by Click Rain
ExpressionEngine Twitter is nearly an identical port of EllisLabs Twitter Timeline plugin, via Bryant Hughes's TGL_Twitter. However ExpressionEngine Twitter has a CP Backend, allowing a user to authenticate with Twitter using oAuth. ExpressionEngine Twitter uses the Twitter 1.1 API, and provides tags that make it possible to conform to Twitter's Display Requirements.