WP Plugins used to migrate

During the port from Drupal and MediaWiki to WP I needed Plugins offering similar functionallities
1. Pods – Provides many functions similar as Drupal Views
2. Content Control and Members partly provide functions similar to the Content Access Module and Drupal’s Permissions/Roles


Howto: Using Shortcodes in Pods Templates

By default including a shortcode within a Pods shortcode (nesting it within the “pods” shortcode or building a shortcode within a Pods Template or Custom Template with Magic Tags) will not work. If you need this functionality to work, you need to include the following constant in your wp_config.php file:


Howto: Restricted custom field access with Pods

Example: Display the description of videos for everyone, but optionally restrict the acces to the video.
1. define in the Pod videoliste a video custom field (video) and a YEs/NO custom field (free).
2. define a template to list the videos: videotempl (Using Shortcodes in Pods Templates)


HowTo: Pods, format the post_date in a template

The „magic“ @{post_date} returns the date as defined in the wp settings. To display the date for example as „Jan 2017“ you can define


CSS stripes

Zebra striping a table or a list


Howto: List events by date with pods

HowTo: List posts of a category with Pods

Members plugin shortcodes

members_access , members_logged_in, members_not_logged_in


Pods, multiple sort example

Sort by two fields


Redirect login to refering page

Site-specific Login plugin

Based on
How to add custom fields to the WordPress registration form
Customizing the Login Form