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Our new Weight Tracking site!

Recently I decided to build my own website for people to track their weight for free! Having a Weight Loss Tracker plugin of my own, it made sense to build a website using it! Besides providing people with a service, it will allow me to develop and test my site in different ways. I’ll now be able to use my plugin as an end user and have access to a larger range of data to test with – that can only be good news for the progression of the plugin! So please, [fruitful_btn link=”https://trackyourweight.co.uk” color=”success” size=”large”]Visit Track Your Weight[/fruitful_btn]  

5.1.3 Released

New Feature (Pro): Shortcode to add some simple conditional logic around WLT fields [wlt-if] – Read more: https://weight.yeken.uk/shortcodes/ Bug fix: Fixed an issue with is_admin flag logic causing “Can’t use function return value in write context” on some installs. Bug fix: If a user had no height, the “Add Entry” form would fail to save the user’s weight / measurement entry. Bug fix: If the user has no weight entries, then don’t attempt to calculate BMI!

5.1.1 Released

New feature: Added new setting “‘About You’ fields mandatory?”. When set to Yes, user’s will be forced to select a value for all About You fields. Improvement: Added ‘allow-delete-data’ attribute to shortcodes [wlt] and [wlt-user-settings]. If set to false (default is true), the section allowing users to delete their own data is hidden. – Read more: https://weight.yeken.uk/shortcodes/ Bug fix: Date issues when saving DOB in front end if saving in US format. Bug fix: Hide [wlt-user-settings] form if the user is not logged in. Bug fix: The height field can be viewed and save regardless of BMI being enabled. Bug […]

5.1 Released

5.1 has now been released with some interesting developments: A new Pro Plus license! New feature: New Pro Plus license with more extended features. New feature: New Pro Plus license with more extended features. New Feature (Pro Plus): Shortcode to display a user’s BMR [wlt-bmr] – Read more: https://weight.yeken.uk/shortcodes/ New Feature (Pro Plus): Shortcode to display a user’s recommended calorie intake in tabular form [wlt-calories-table] – Read more: https://weight.yeken.uk/shortcodes/ New Feature (Pro Plus): Shortcode to display a specific calorie intake figure for a user [wlt-calories] – Read more: https://weight.yeken.uk/shortcodes/ New Feature (Pro Plus): Shortcode to display a user’s recommended macronutrient […]

Why the licensing model has changed

As of 5.1, I have decided to change the way the Weight Loss Tracker plugin is licensed. Currently licensing is a one-off fee of £30 and this gives you access to all of Pro features indefinitely. Moving to a yearly license However, to support development of new features and ongoing maintenance I’ve decided to change the license to be yearly. I feel this is fair as I actively improve the plugin and people receive more for their money each year. Licenses bought pre 5.1 (Sept 2017) Of course, if you bought your Pro license pre 5.1, I will honour the one-off fee […]

4.2.7 has been released

Improvement: New shortcode for user settings [wlt-user-settings] – Read more: https://weight.yeken.uk/shortcodes/ Improvement: New option added to [wlt-chart] “ignore-login-status”. If set to true, will display the chart’s data in the event the user is not logged in (should be used alongside user-id attribute) – Read more: https://weight.yeken.uk/shortcodes/ Improvement: Added “Redirect URL” to Form Widget. Improvement: Optimised speed of user preference lookup (if non specified). Previously if the user hadn’t specified any user preferences the DB would have be queried for every key lookup. This was due to an empty array not being cached. Rules have changed to store an empty array […]

Survey results for new admin area – Version 5.0

Recently I mailed plugin users asking for their opinion on improving the admin side of the plugin;  In particular, I wanted them to focus on methods / interfaces for accessing their members data in meaningful ways and allow their coaches to aid their members better. Firstly, thank you all for your replies – they have been great. Besides showing me I’m thinking in the right direction, they have given me some great ideas. Draft 5.0 Release I’ve decided that the new admin area will be version 5.0 as it will hopefully bring a large improvement to the plugin. From your feedback, it will have […]

4.2 Release coming soon

Hi folks, Just to let you know, 4.2 release is progressing well and now going into the testing stage. You can track it’s progress on our GitHub page: https://github.com/yekenuk/Weight-Loss-Tracker/projects/2 A preview of 4.2’s release notes: New feature: Message shortcode to motivate people when they gain weight x number of times or congratulate if they lose weight x number of times. – Read more: https://weight.yeken.uk/shortcodes/ New feature: Reminder shortcode to display reminder messages for users to add a target weight or weight / measurement entry for the day. – Read more: https://weight.yeken.uk/shortcodes/ New feature: Progress bar towards target [weight-loss-tracker-progress-bar] – Read […]

New site for Weight Loss Tracker

With the growing popularity of the WordPress plugin Weight Loss Tracker we have decided to create a small independent website to support it. The idea of this site, is to provide a centralised place for information and resources regarding the plugin. We would like to thank everyone for their support and please don’t hesitate get in touch with any issues or suggestions!  

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Use the following form to contact me, or, if you prefer, drop an email to email@yeken.uk.