Follow Tags

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This plugin allow users to follow tags.

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This plugin allow users to follow tags. Users can select any tag which is filtered and displayed in the Activity Stream. The user is notified when new content is matching.


  • add 'My Tags' to the Activity tabs
  • define tags you want to follow direct on the Activity-page
  • Tag-input-fields with user friendly autocompletion
  • User-notification for new matched content
  • language support en, de included
  • Tested on version Elgg 1.8.16


Copy the plugin-folder 'follow_tags' (if applicable delete the suffix '-master') in your '/mod' directory and activate the plugin.


  • set optinal tab on river-page "My tags"
  • minimum number of characters a user must type before a search is performed
  • tag-threshold for better quality of the autocomplete-selection
  • Total number of tags
  • secure Backspace
  • allow/disallow case-sensitive Tags (for preventing duplicated Tags)
  • allow/disallow spaces in tags
  • additional default Tags for autocomplete


  • User can select if they want to get notification


  • prevent double notification on Groups (only Group-Notification)
  • better Ajax-support for autocomplete
  • notify me when content is updated (e.g. Foto-Album)


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Project Info


  • Category: Communication
  • License: GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2
  • Updated: 1970-1-1
  • Downloads: 2607
  • Recommendations: 8

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