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Date Separators 0.4

Adds date separators to the discussion list.

A Vanilla Forums plugin in that adds a list item with a date above all discussion list items with the last comment date in the discussions list view.

Date output can be configured via PHP strftime variables in the "config.php" with this entry:
$Configuration['DateSeparators']['Format'] = '%e. %B‘;

More information how to format the date can be found here:

Made by - #1 Themeshop for Vanilla.

How can it help communitywise?
Date headers help your visitors and users to get a clear view which discussions have been updated on what day. Starting from "Today" to "Yesterday" and using specific dates their (appearance can be configured with PHP Strftime) "Date Separators" makes discussion lists visually easier to read by adding breaking list items with the discussions items that had their last comment on that specific day. With CSS you can design the date separator yourself.

Working with Vanilla 2.1.6+

0.4 Vanilla 2.6 Compatibility
0.2 + 0.3 Icon change
0.1 Initial release

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