WordPress Plug-In of the Day #0037
Title: World Cup Predictor
Author: Ian Haycox
From the author:
This plugin is designed to collect users predictions for each of the matches in the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
Users predict the score for each World Cup match in the group and knockout stages and are awarded points based on the accuracy of their prediction.
Match results may also be displayed using this plugin.
New in V1.2
Ability for users to toggle match kickoff times between South African and browser local time. Manually order Group tables in the event that FIFA draw lots. Countdown timer message can be customized to use local language conventions. Display all users predictions for all matches with one shortcode.
- easy adding of matches, venues, results
- entry form for users to make predictions on each World Cup games
- sidebar widget to display prediction standings
- sidebar widget to display currently logged in users’ predictions
- countdown timer to next prediction deadline
- display of match results and group tables
- configurable scoring system to award points to users’ predictions
- toggle match times to local users browser time