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TAP Cookies


Display a information message at page’s bottom (default) about Europe Cookies Law.

Settings Tabs

  • About: This tab is to show information about the plugin.
  • Information Box: This tab is where you configure the information box. You can define box title, text and position.
  • Cookies: This tab is to add/remove cookies specifications. If some unknow cookies is found, then it are listed to add.

Additional, you can use the [tap-cookies] or [tap_cookies] shortcodes on page and widgets to display the cookie list registered.

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The basic structure of this plugin was cloned from the WordPress-Plugin-Boilerplate project.
This plugin supports the GitHub Updater plugin, so if you install that, this plugin becomes automatically updateable direct from GitHub. Any submission to repo will make this redundant.


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

Using The WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
  2. Search for ‘plugin-name’
  3. Click ‘Install Now’
  4. Activate the plugin on the Plugin dashboard

Uploading in WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
  2. Navigate to the ‘Upload’ area
  3. Select from your computer
  4. Click ‘Install Now’
  5. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard

Using FTP

  1. Download
  2. Extract the plugin-name directory to your computer
  3. Upload the plugin-name directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  4. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard


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Contributors & Developers

“TAP Cookies” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Tested up to WordPress 4.5.3
  • Fixed some css styles


  • Tested up to WordPress 4.5.2
  • Added url for Bitbucket repository


  • Tested up to WordPress 4.4


  • Added some minor updates


  • Minor update, on TAP_Cookies class added restriction to show information box only if the current browser not runs on a mobile device


  • On TAP_Cookies class apply the following refactored:
    1. updated get_unknown_cookies method
    2. updated get_cookies method
    3. changed method get_cookie_message_text to get_information_box_text
    4. changed method get_cookie_message_title to get_information_box_title
    5. added method get_information_box_position
    6. updated single_activate method
    7. updated single_deactivate method
    8. updated enqueue_scripts method
    9. updated enqueue_scripts_footer method
    10. deleted methods check_cookies, clear_cookies, init
    11. updated cookies_table method
  • On class TAP_Cookies_Admin apply the following refactored:
    1. changed settings page from single page to tabs page Using WordPress Settings Library
    2. deleted methods enqueue_admin_styles, enqueue_admin_scripts, add_plugin_admin_menu, display_plugin_admin_page, add_action_links, validate_settings, edit_options, settings_field_cookie_message, settings_field_cookies, register_settings
    3. updated method unknown_cookies_detected_dashboard_widget
    4. updated method dashboard_setu


  • Initial release.