Plugin Description

Easily add an icon to a post or page using the [icon] shortcode.

For example, to display the note icon, shortcode usage is [icon=note]; 1,000 icons from the famfamfam Silk collection are included.

Definition of icons can be found at famfamfam.com; a settings page also shows all available icons.

Custom cons can be added; if a custom icon with the same name as a standard icon exists, the custom icon will be used.

Shortcodes In Comments can be used to allow flags in comments and Shortcodes In Widgets can allow them in widgets.

This plugin is multisite compatible.


  • 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 2.1.3

  • Update readme file for compatibility with ClassicPress Directory.

Version 2.1.2

  • Fix backward compatibility bug with get_icons function.

Version 2.1.1

  • Fix Update Manager View Details link (contributed by xxsimoxx).

Version 2.1.0

  • Standardise handling of developer name and url.
  • Update language template.
  • Update Update Manager to version 2.4.3.
  • Update instructions and other plugins tabs.

Version 2.0.0

  • Refactor code to use namespace, improve security and improve maintainability.
  • Update language file.
  • Update readme txt and md files.
  • Fix upload of custom flags.

Version 1.7.1

  • Update azurecurve menu.
  • Update readme files.

Version 1.7.0

  • Tidy up code on settings page.
  • Remove jQuery UI tabs and add tabs using aria.
  • Add uninstall.
  • Update azurecurve menu and logo.

Version 1.6.0

  • Refactor settings page to be accessible using jQuery UI Tabs.

Version 1.5.1

  • Fix version number bug.

Version 1.5.0

  • Add functionality for custom icons, including upload of custom icons.

Version 1.4.0

  • Add function to build list of icons.
  • Fix bug to prevent non-existent icon being used.
  • Update azurecurve plugin menu.

Version 1.3.0

  • Fix plugin action link to use admin_url() function.
  • Add plugin icon and banner.
  • Update azurecurve plugin menu.

Version 1.2.4

  • Fix bug with plugin menu.
  • Update plugin menu css.

Version 1.2.3

  • Upgrade azurecurve plugin to store available plugins in options.

Version 1.2.2

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

Version 1.2.1

  • Fix bug with incorrect language load text domain.

Version 1.2.0

  • 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 1.1.0

  • Fix issue with flags not displaying correctly on admin page.
  • Exclude index.php from image listing on admin page.
  • Fix link in localized string and rebuild .pot.
  • Amend sort order of icons to alphabetical order on admin page.

Version 1.0.1

  • Update azurecurve menu for easier maintenance.
  • Move require of azurecurve menu below security check.
  • Localization fixes.

Version 1.0.0

  • Initial release for ClassicPress forked from azurecurve Icons 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: