Get The Image

Easily add thumbnails, featured images, and more with this script.


Version 0.8.1

  • Use correct $attachment_id variable instead of $id.
  • Pass full $image array to the get_the_image_meta_key_save() function so that it saves correctly.
  • Only use before and after arguments if an image is found.
  • General code formatting updated.

Version 0.8

  • Inline docs updates.
  • Added the before argument to output HTML before the image.
  • Added the after argument to output HTML after the image.
  • Added the thumbnail_id_save argument to allow the attached image to be saved as the thumbnail/featured image.
  • Get the post ID via get_the_ID() rather than the global $post object.
  • Fixed debug notice with $image_html.
  • Moved the *_fetch_post_thumbnail_html hooks into the main function and only fire them if displaying to the screen.
  • Simplified the meta_key logic.
  • Completely rewrote the attachment logic.
  • Sanitize classes with sanitize_html_class().

Version 0.7

  • Deprecated and replaced functions that lacked the get_the_image_ prefix.
  • New cache delete functions that delete when a post or post meta is updated.
  • Fixed notice when image_scan was used.

Version 0.6.2

  • Updated the cache to save by post ID instead of a single object.
  • Minor code adjustments.

Version 0.6.1

  • Updated inline documentation of the code.
  • Smarter meta_key logic, which allows a single meta key or an array of keys to be used.
  • Set custom_key and default_size to null by default since they're deprecated.

Version 0.6

  • Deprecated custom_key in favor of meta_key.
  • Added the meta_key_save argument to allow users to save the image as a meta key/value pair.
  • Added a callback argument to allow developers to create a custom callback function.
  • Added a cache argument, which allows users to turn off caching.

Version 0.5

  • Added support for persistent-caching plugins.
  • Switched the default_size argument to size to be more in line with the WordPress post thumbnail arguments, but default_size will still work.
  • Now using wp_kses_hair() to extract image attributes when using the array value for format.
  • Image alt text will now use the attachment description if one has been given rather than the post title.
  • Updated the readme.html instructions for using the plugin.

Version 0.4

  • Dropped support for older versions of WordPress. Now only compatible with 2.9+.
  • Added support for the_post_thumbnail(), which is WordPress 2.9's new image functionality.
  • New function: image_by_the_post_thumbnail().
  • Documented more of the code, so the inline PHP doc is updated.
  • Cleaned up some of the old legacy code that's no longer needed.

Version 0.3.3

  • General code cleanup
  • Added the get_the_image filter hook.

Version 0.3.2

  • General code cleanup.
  • More efficient and logical code.
  • Beefed up the inline documentation so developers can better understand the code.
  • Added a GPL license.txt file.

Version 0.3.1

  • Fixed the default image and image scan features.

Version 0.3

  • Changed methods of calling the image script.
  • Added more parameters.