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Jeroen Dalsem

Owner of ColdTrick IT Solutions, developing social networking sites for the dutch market


  • Category: Misc
  • License: GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2
  • Updated: 2013-1-10
  • Downloads: 2198
  • Recommendations: 3


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Autotag for Elgg 1.7

Automatically tags blog's, forum topics and pages

Last updated 1480 days ago

Release Notes:


- fixed: added tokens to parse url

1.0.1 (2010-03-12):

- fixed: incorrect handling of array in actions/parse.php


  • Siamak 1304 days ago

    Auto tag is working properly on windows server, but I am having difficulty on linux server. I found out that this plugin uses a function called "preg_match_all" and for some reasons, this functions doesn't return anything when I install my application on a linux server. I checked and UTF-8 is enabled on that server.

    Any help would be greatly appreciated.


  • Mark 1256 days ago

    This sounds very cool plugin!

    Dose this plugin work with Elgg 1.7?

    I have tried, but I have some problem with Elgg 1.7.3.

    the screen shot like this 

    screen shot

  • dimes 1093 days ago


    i've created a german stemmer and also german stopwords.txt

    you can find it here on my brand new :) elgg site:


    (install instructions insite the .zip to download in the readme.txt)

  • dimes 1093 days ago


    use this instead:

      $search = array ("/ß/","/(".DE_VOKALE.")u(".DE_VOKALE.")/","/y(".DE_VOKALE.")/");
      $replace = array ("ss","\\1U\\2","Y\\1");
      return preg_replace ($search, $replace, $wort);

    and replace DE_VOKALE with your settings...

  • Peggy Sue 1061 days ago

    Thanks for a useful plugin.

    How can i change so it will work with swedish language? We have å, ä, ö,Å,Ä,Ö and it will be "auml;" instead as it can´t read that character


    Is there anyone who can give an advise to solve this problem?

    Thanks agan for this plugin 


  • correodabid 827 days ago

    any plan for 1.8?

  • Jeroen Dalsem 827 days ago

    @correodabid no plans yet. Maybe a client will migrate, but that will not happen within the next 4 months.

  • knussear 462 days ago

    What a great plugin! Got it working in 1.8. Only one minor irritance. It wants to tag nbsp. Any way to omit this?

  • Ben Borges 462 days ago

    what did you do for it to work on 1.8 ?

  • Jeroen Dalsem 462 days ago

    @knussear you could add it to the stopwords.

    It really amazes me that this plugin, although it is developed for Elgg 1.5 still works for you! Great! If you wish to share the changes needed, you can submit a pull request here: https://github.com/ColdTrick/autotag

  • knussear 456 days ago

    Unfamiliar with how to submit a pull request @jdalsen  please advise if you can send me info on how to do this -  I replaced about 3 instances of extend_view() with elgg_exten_view() and it worked! I'd REALLY like to add this functionality to other page types - e.g. photos, videos etc. is this possible?