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Favicon Notifications

Description

This pugin animates your favicon with animated badges. It shows the number of unread posts since your last visit on your site’s favicon.

Based on favico.js script ( see http://lab.ejci.net/favico.js/ ).

Whats new:

  1. 4 types of animations
  2. Color settings
  3. Shape settings
  4. Select a time period for the new posts
  5. Select a time period for the favicon update

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Screenshots

  • Favicon Notifications in action.

Installation

  1. Upload the plugin via FTP or the plugin uploader to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

FAQ

I’ve activated plugin but don`t see any numbers on my favicon

The badge in the favicon is shown when you have unread posts since your last visit or if there is a new post while you are surfing the website.

I still don’t see numbers?

Your favicon must be in .ICO, .PNG or .GIF format on the same domain as your website and you must have link rel=”shortcut icon” tag in your website’s “head” tag.

Which browsers are supported?

Works on Chrome, Firefox and Opera.

Contributors & Developers

“Favicon Notifications” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

0.3

  • Some small Bug fixes
  • Added settings page

0.2

  • Bug fixes
  • Database Create was not working properly

0.1

  • Initial release