About project

Compact Tags is a JQuery-based portlet for Liferay portal, which improves standart tags cloud portal look and feel by moving it to a sliding side panel.

Source code and war are available on sourceforge.net:

Download war

Download source

Download page on sourceforge.net

Source code is also available in svn:

svn checkout https://svn.code.sf.net/p/compacttags/code/trunk/CompactTags-portlet/

Portlet deployment & configuration

1. Download war (or build it from sources).

2. Copy war to portal autodeploy directory (or deploy it manually).

3. Place portlet on the portal page.

4. Open "Preferences" interface, upload images and set links to content.

Build source code

TopNews portlet is based on Liferay Plugins SDK and can be built using Eclipse IDE or Apache Ant. In order to build the portlet:

1. Install Apache Ant and Liferay Plugins SDK.

2. Download source code from sourceforge.net or import it from svn:

svn checkout https://svn.code.sf.net/p/compacttags/code/trunk/CompactTags-portlet/

3. Unzip archive and copy sources to /portlets folder of Plugins SDK.

4. Go to project folder and run ant script which builds war:

ant war

Created war archive will be available in /dist folder of Plugins SD