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WP Frontpage News

Frequently posting news on your website or want to display your content in a dynamic way? Breaking news! WP Frontpage News is right there for you.

NOTE: This plugin is the free version of the plugin WP Latest posts witch can be found right here with a lot of information: http://www.joomunited.com/wordpress-products/wp-latest-posts

Frequently posting news on your website or want to display your content in a dynamic way? Breaking news! WP Frontpage News is right there for you.

This WordPress plugin has been built to, automatically format your featured content the way you want, display more information in a limited space to catch users, prevent article authors to break your WordPress theme layout and to focus only on content, display a news carousel on your home page or in sidebar widgets positions

Video demo:

More details here: http://www.joomunited.com/wordpress-products/wp-latest-posts

Live demo: http://www.joomunited.com/wordpress-demo/wp-latest-posts/public-demo

The plugin is divided in 4 main configuration tabs:

  • Select your content source ie. select a post category or pages and the display ordering
  • Select your display options ie. apply a theme, choose the row and column number,…
  • Select your thumbnail or featured image source, meaning where the thumbnail will be picked up and how it will be displayed
  • Advanced parameters for date and all miscellaneous stuff

Perfect to present large information, easy for final users. The PRO add-on is now available, including a lot of additional features, unlimited widget, animation selection, automatic cropping for title and text (see hereunder).

Basic Features (all available in this free, open-source version)

  • Unlimited Frontpage News instances
  • Completely customizable news template
  • Insert news blocks in the content editor with a button
  • Display as a sidebar widget
  • Select number of columns and pages in a news block
  • Select number of elements (post, pages) to be loaded
  • Dispatch and order content in each block with jQuery mouse drag-and-drop
  • Select categories of the listed contents
  • Limit the total number of displayed news items
  • Select image source (featured image thumbnail, first image attachment, or post first image)
  • Add custom margins around images
  • Create carrousel sliding news displays with a few clicks
  • Full out-of-the box support of WordPress default theme and most common custom themes and styling

Advanced PRO add-on additional features (optional, still open-source version)

  • 6 month personal ticket support of professional level
  • 4 responsive premium themes
  • Unlimited sidebar widget instances
  • Automatic cropping of title using number of words, characters or lines
  • Automatic cropping of text excerpt using number of word, characters or lines
  • Automatic animation of sliders
  • Change animation type
  • Choose of default image ion case ther's no image in content (upload it yourself)
  • Support WordPress tag as content source
  • Choose your "read more" text
  • Select content by tags
  • Filter news by date

  • Easy Install: download the premium addon and run!

Support

Detailed documentation, information and support can be found here on the JoomUnited website

Requires: 3.8 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9.2
Last Updated: 2014-8-11
Downloads: 24,114

Ratings

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Support

2 of 8 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.

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