Plugin Description

Create timelines showing the sequence of events and place in any post or page using a shortcode.

Timelines create a custom post type for timeline entry; timelines are used by adding the [timeline={timeline name}] shortcode

Integrate with Flags and Nearby to display a country flag next to timeline entry.; Nearby is required for the setting of a country on a post or page.

This plugin is multisite compatible; each site will need settings to be configured in the admin dashboard.


  • Download the latest release of the plugin from GitHub.
  • Upload the entire zip file using the Plugins upload function in your ClassicPress admin panel.
  • Activate the plugin.
  • Configure relevant settings via the configuration page in the admin control panel (azurecurve menu).

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I translate this plugin?

Yes, the .pot file is in the plugins languages folder; if you do translate this plugin, please sent the .po and .mo files to [email protected] for inclusion in the next version (full credit will be given).

Is this plugin compatible with both WordPress and ClassicPress?

This plugin is developed for ClassicPress, but will likely work on WordPress.


Version 1.7.3

  • Update readme file for compatibility with ClassicPress Directory.

Version 1.7.2

  • Update readme files.
  • Update language template.
  • Fix bug with azurecurve menu.

Version 1.7.1

  • Update azurecurve menu.
  • Update readme files.

Version 1.7.0

  • Update translations to escape strings.
  • Update azurecurve menu and logo.

Version 1.6.0

Version 1.5.0

  • Rename taxonomy to Categories.
  • Update azurecurve menu.
  • Fix bug in azurecurve menu.

Version 1.4.1

  • Fix version number bug.

Version 1.4.0

  • Fix plugin action link to use admin_url() function.
  • Rewrite option handling so defaults not stored in database on plugin initialisation.
  • Update azurecurve plugin menu.
  • Amend to only load css when shortcode on page.

Version 1.3.0

  • Add Settings to Timelines admin menu.
  • Rename Timeline Parents submenu page.
  • Amend width of Timeline Link field in Timeline Entry metabox.
  • Add plugin icon and banner.

Version 1.2.2

  • Fix bug with display of flag when Flags and Nearby installed, but not active.

Version 1.2.1

  • Fix bug with display of flag display option.

Version 1.2.0

  • Integrate with Flags and Nearby to display a country flag next to timeline entry.
  • Fix bug with default timeline parameter when slug not provided.

Version 1.1.6

  • Fix bug with undefined index in save metabox function.

Version 1.1.5

  • Fix bug with setting of default options.
  • Fix bug with plugin menu.
  • Update plugin menu css.

Version 1.1.4

  • Rewrite default option creation function to resolve several bugs.
  • Upgrade azurecurve plugin to store available plugins in options.

Version 1.1.3

  • Update Update Manager class to v2.0.0.
  • Update action link.
  • Update azurecurve menu icon with compressed image.

Version 1.1.2

  • Correct problem with version number.

Version 1.1.1

  • Fix bug with incorrect language load text domain.

Version 1.1.0

  • Add integration with Update Manager for automatic updates.
  • Fix issue with display of azurecurve menu.
  • Change settings page heading.
  • Add load_plugin_textdomain to handle translations.

Version 1.0.1

  • Fix bug with css label.
  • Update azurecurve menu for easier maintenance.
  • Move require of azurecurve menu below security check.
  • Localization fixes.
  • Fix bug with icon display.

Version 1.0.0

  • Initial release for ClassicPress forked from azurecurve Timelines WordPress Plugin.

Other Notes

azurecurve was one of the first plugin developers to start developing for ClassicPress; all plugins are available from azurecurve Development and are integrated with the Update Manager plugin for fully integrated, no hassle, updates.

The other plugins available from azurecurve are: