Hearthstone Cards for WordPress adds an overlay to written card names and displays the associated image while hovering them.


Plugin requirements

Before installing the plugin, please check that the following conditions are met on your server.

  • PHP 5.2 or greater
  • MySQL 5.0.3 or greater
  • WordPress 3.4 or greater (tested up to 4.0)
  • PHP curl and/or PHP fopen enabled

If you are already running a working WordPress installation you can easily install the plugin (as described in the next chapter). Normally the plugin will work as expected.


Install via uploader

  • Login to your website and go to the admin dashboard.
  • Select Plugins -> Add New from the side menu.
  • Click the Upload link.
  • Upload the file included in the downloaded package.
  • Click the Activate Plugin link.

Install via FTP

  • Extract the file locally
  • Connect to your server and upload the folder into your /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  • Login to your website and go to the admin dashboard.
  • Select Plugins from the side menu.
  • Click the Activate Plugin link.

You have now successfully the plugin.

Within the next chapter you get prepared in order to use it in a productive environment.


The plugin is really simple and well structured so you don’t have to prepare a lot in order to get it working.

After the successful installation go to the prepared options page here: “Settings” > “Hearthstone Cards”.

Hearthstone Cards for WordPress - Options

Show cards

Here you can temporary enable or disable the Hearthstone Cards function. At first you should enable the feature by clicking the checkbox.

Possible options

  • “Checked” – The Hearthstone Cards plugin works as described
  • “Unchecked” – Temporary disabled and no cards will be shown. (Default)

Language of cards

In order to use the card language of your choice the plugin comes along with support for a few languages. Please choose the language your page is running respectively you need to be displayed.

Supported languages

  • English (Default)
  • French
  • German
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Colored card names

Here you can activate the colored card names – according to their rarity – on the frontend.

Bold card names

This should be self-explanatory.

More features: Currently we are working on more features for this option page. Be excited!