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Quotes llama

Share the thoughts that mean the most... display your quotes in widget, page, template, gallery or post.

Create a collection of quotes.

  • Include quotes in any post, page, template or widget.
  • Indexed and searchable authors page.
  • Dynamically positioned gallery.
  • Include images from your media library or the web.
  • Many options for controlling how your quotes are displayed.
  • Enable editors of your blog to manage the quotes plugin. (default: admins only)
  • Backup and Restore! Supports both import and export of (.json) and (.csv) formats.
Author oooorgle
Contributors oooorgle
Tags quote, quotes
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Install via Dashboard

  • Go to Plugins -> Add New -> Upload.
  • Search for quotes-llama.
  • Click Install Now.
  • Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in the Dashboard.

Install via .zip file

  • After downloading, go to Plugins -> Add New -> Upload Plugin.
  • Click Browse and select the file.
  • Click Install Now.
  • Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in the Dashboard.

Install via FTP

  • After downloading and extracting the file. Upload the quotes-llama folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  • Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in the Dashboard.


  • To include this plugin in a Page or Post:
    • [quotes-llama] Insert a random quote.
    • [quotes-llama mode='gallery'] Gallery of quotes.
    • [quotes-llama mode='page'] Authors list.
    • [quotes-llama id='id#'] Insert a static quote by its ID.
  • To include this plugin in a Template File:
    • do_shortcode( "[quotes-llama]" ); Insert a random quote.
    • do_shortcode( "[quotes-llama mode='gallery']" ); Gallery of quotes.
    • do_shortcode( "[quotes-llama mode='page']" ); Authors page.
    • do_shortcode( "[quotes-llama id='id#']" ); Insert a static quote by its ID.

Version 0.6.4

  • Fix html text entered into quotes was not decoding properly. (identified by: quote101)
  • Fix The admin edit form was incorrectly displaying this same html text.
  • Fix Gallery/Widget should not display \' or \" anymore. Stripslashes() on javascript generated quotes. (identified by: arnomuhren)
  • Fix make_clickable() function was not being applied to all php generated quote fields.
  • Change CSS styling split into separate files. Only relevant styles will be loaded on a page instead of all styles. This will improve page load time. (suggested by: Salvatore)
  • Change Selecting an image from the library will now retrieve the image thumbnail instead of the full size image. This will greatly improve page load time for those using large images. (suggested by: Salvatore)

Version 0.6.3

  • Add Option to hide the countdown timer that displays in gallery and widgets. (suggested by: arnomuhren)

Version 0.6.2

  • Fix Bad path to translations folder. They should mostly now work with some exceptions still being worked on.
  • Fix Add and Save Quote buttons not saving if language set to something other than English.

Version 0.6.1

  • Fix Prefix $REQUEST variables "submit, import, export" with "quotes_llama" to prevent nonce (Are you sure you want to do this?) conflict when using Tools import/export in dashboard. (identified by: m7csat)
  • Fix Removed some redundant styling. (identified by: Salvatore)

Version 0.6

  • Fix Some translatable texts missing 'text domain' parameter causing their translations to fail. (identified by: sfbarth)
  • Fix Authors links back button was not working. (code contributed by: Salvatore)
  • Fix Authors and search print button was not working. (code contributed by: Salvatore)
  • Fix Search button improvements and now works with keyboard 'enter' key. (code contributed by: Salvatore)
  • Change Removed image filter from front-end and admin search forms. (suggested by: Salvatore)
  • Change Replaced cite tags with small, em. (suggested by: Salvatore)
  • Change Default author/source separator changed to br. (suggested by: Salvatore)
  • Add Icons before the authors name and source. (code contributed by: Salvatore)
  • Add Option to enable/disable icons before the authors name and source.
  • Add Option to enable/disable search form between all visitors or just logged in users. (suggested by: Salvatore)
  • Add Some responsive styling for better display on hand-held devices. (code contributed by: Salvatore)
  • Add Quotes page and searches now display individual images instead of just the first image. (suggested by: Salvatore)
  • Add Translation .po and .mo files for it_IT Italian. (provided by Salvatore)

Version 0.5.1

  • Fix replaced $_REQUEST variable "s" with "quotes_llama_s" to prevent nonce (Are you sure you want to do this?) conflict when using bulk actions in other administration pages. (identified by: fabiobcosta)
  • Add Translation .po and .mo files for es_ES Spanish. (provided by David Busto from

Version 0.5

  • Fix Shortcodes not rendering in the order of page design but at the top of page. (identified by: dennisxrich)
  • Add Option to show or hide the 'next quote' link in widgets. (suggested by: philait)

Version 0.4.4

  • Fix Incorrect open php declaration (<? to <?php) on line 3449 which causes unexpected 'public' (T_PUBLIC) error in sites with php short tags disabled. (identified by: begna112)

Version 0.4.3

  • Add Button to select image from the media library when adding a new or editing an existing quote. (suggested by: Arleen)
  • Change Reorder hooks and actions separating admin and front-end scripts so they are only called on their relevant pages.
  • Change Updated links in the shortcodes tab.

Version 0.4.2

  • Fix Comma was still showing in gallery and auto-refresh.
  • Add Option to display the source on a "new line" or use a "comma" to separate it from the author. (suggested by: Arleen)

Version 0.4.1

  • Fix Comma showing between author and source when author is set to not be displayed. (identified by: Arleen)

Version 0.4

  • Fix Safe HTML elements and attributes can now occur in quotes on the front-end. (identified by: ddragon123)
    • Note: Adding elements or attributes to quotes omits that text from searches. "This is a quote." becomes unsearchable by the keyword "quote".
  • Add Option to limit the number of characters displayed in quotes, with a "read more/read less" link. (suggested by: skhanna55)

Version 0.3

  • Fix Quotes with no image no longer display an image missing icon. (code contribued by: Salvatore)
  • Fix Search bar width. (contribued by: Salvatore)
  • Fix Style for the quotes container updated to inline-block to format nested quotes correctly.
  • Add Option to display a static quote by ID.

Version 0.2.1

  • Fix Plugin now registers the sidebar widget using class function instead of create_function().
  • Fix Moved "url is too long" _wp_http_referer filter from init hook to search $_REQUEST where it is used, as to not run on every page load.
  • Fix Updated the widget class's parent constructor with a static name instead of having the function generate one.

Version 0.2

  • Fix Quotes table, links getting "url is too long" error. Filtering _wp_http_referer from url.
  • Fix Quotes table, links sending incorrect $_REQUEST data.
  • Fix Nonce conflict that prevented editing options pages in dashboard.
  • Add Auto-refresh option added to the Quotes llama widget.

Version 0.1.2

  • Fix Nonce conflict that prevented saving options pages in dashboard.

Version 0.1.1

  • Fix Widgets no longer omits closing div.

Version 0.1

  • Initial Release

Not yet.

Version 0.6.4

Requires WordPress version: 4.2.2 or higher

Compatible up to: 4.7.2

Last Updated 07 Dec 2016

Date Added: 20 Jan 2016

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