This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Apollo Bar

Description

The Apollo Bar is a really simple announcements and notification plugin. Used with Custom Post Type to publish announcements and a sort jQuery code to rotate messages with fade animation. The close button in the plugin information stored in a cookie, which the browser window is closed will be deleted.

There is a very simple administrative interface. Can be switched off and on the Apollo Bar, author logo and close button or you can choose the background and text color.

Available languages:

  • English
  • Hungarian
  • Turkish (Fatih Toprak)
  • Japanese (Akky Akimoto)

More translations are welcome.

Screenshots

  • Add announcements
  • Edit announcement
  • Apollo Bar options page
  • Color variations

Installation

  1. Upload apollo-bar folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Add announcements to the Announcements Custom Post Type menu.
  4. Enable and customize the plugin in the ‘Settings’ => ‘Apollo Bar’. Well done!

Contributors & Developers

“Apollo Bar” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

Version 1.2

  • Added Jananese language file
  • Added color picker to change background and text color
  • Added fix position settings
  • Added pretty noisy effects
  • Now disable the close button
  • Modify admin and front-end layout and clean sourcecode
  • Removed jQuery Cycle plugin, replace it with a simple jQuery code
  • Updated cookie settings. Now, the cookie will be deleted when the browser window is closed.

Version 1.0.1

  • Added Turkish language file

Version 1.0

  • Initial release