MetaX 1.5.0-pl0

MetaX 1.5.0-pl0

Released Mar 03, 2011 by thekiller237

Automatically generates Meta tags for your pages, along with a Base tag and a couple Link tags, the full list can be seen at http://rtfm.modx.com/extras/revo/metax.

This snippet will help you keep your site optimized for search engines and save you a lot of time when creating a template by automatically doing almost all of the Meta work for you. For a full description and detailed support and instructions visit http://rtfm.modx.com/extras/revo/metax.

If you need help feel free to post on he MODx forums, I am around to help if any is needed. This snippet is rigorously tested before each release to ensure its reliability. Some information about MetaX may be found on my personal site, http://salscode.com. Kudos to AMDBuilder, http://www.amdbuilder.net/ for help with the testing.

This version is deprecated. It is recommended to use a newer version.

Download 7kb (304 downloads)
Downloads: 16,037
License: GPLv2
Requires Revolution 2.0.x or greater
Supports mysql

Tested on Revolution.


1.5 - Implemented StripTags function for all document fields (just in case you put some html in a description field). Also removed all deprecated functions in preparation for Revo 2.1.

Installation Instructions

For Revolution, simply use the Package Manager or manually add the snippet following the Evolution instructions, the code is the same for both MODx types.


Evolution: Visit http://modx.com/extras/package/metax-evo


For further support, visit http://salscode.com/index.php?id=93, which is updated for each version.

  • 1.0 - Private beta.
  • 1.1 - First Public release.
  • 1.2 - Thank you "Mike Stop Continues" for cleaning up some of the code. He made all of the variables below work as inline parameters (they can still be set below if you wish) and added mobile icon support. Also I've added RSS tag support and support for different HTML and xHTML syntaxes.
  • 1.3 - Dublin Core support via &dublin parameter. Also added &tabs parameter to control the number of tabs in front of each element. Added the &ietool and &css parameters. As always, fully backward compatible.
  • 1.3.1 - Fixes issues with getTvOutput function. Adds &spaces parameter which controls the number of spaces in front of each tag.
  • 1.4 - Canonical URL now supports Archivist URLs (Enabled in Revo only), thank you Jakob Class for working on this feature. Fixed possible issue with a function declaration.
  • 1.5 - Implemented StripTags function for all document fields (just in case you put some html in a description field). Also removed all deprecated functions in preparation for Revo 2.1.

Version Released Author Downloads
11 Versions 1 Contributors 16,059 Downloads
2.0.2-pl Jul, 16 2014 thekiller237 5,721
2.0.1-pl Mar, 02 2012 thekiller237 4,672
2.0.0-pl Feb, 07 2012 thekiller237 516
1.5.2-pl0 Mar, 09 2011 thekiller237 2,275
1.5.1-pl0 Mar, 07 2011 thekiller237 311
1.4.0-pl Jan, 09 2011 thekiller237 462
1.3.1-public Nov, 11 2010 thekiller237 551
1.2.0-public Nov, 02 2010 thekiller237 492
1.3.0-public Oct, 27 2010 thekiller237 349
1.1.0-public Sep, 27 2010 thekiller237 407