This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Beacon WordPress Plugin


Provides real-time notifications of comments through the real-time cloud service Beacon (
Visitors will get real-time notifications when comments are posted to blog posts that they are reading.


Created by Jonatan Heyman (


  1. Unzip into /wp-content/plugins/
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress admin
  3. Go to the ‘Beacon Settings’ page in the WordPress admin, and enter your Beacon API key and your Beacon Secret Key.
  4. Done!

Contributors & Developers

“Beacon WordPress Plugin” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.