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FP News Ticker

Description

FP News Ticker allows you to display news/post from a specific category in a widget position with ticker(reveal – output will like type writing) effects or fadeIn/fadeOut effects. The sliding/scrolling options are managable from wordpress admin area. You can also assign the category and the post limit.

You can control over your testimonial sliding/scrolling transition effect, time, direction etc.

** If the control buttons are not visible and the news title is not so long, then it will behave as Responsive view.

Demo Link: http://www.jquerynewsticker.com/

Plugin Settings

  • Title – textbox (by default it is – Latest News:, you can use anything.)
  • Category ID – textbox
  • Post Limit – Options
  • Speed – textbox (You can use .100, .200 etc, Remember they worked for Reveal effect [Output will like type writing])
  • Delay Time – textbox (You can use 3000, 4000, 5000 etc, Remember they are in Milisecond)
  • Direction – Options
  • Display Type – Options
  • FadeIn Time – textbox (You can use 600, 700, 800 etc, Remember they are in Milisecond)
  • FadeOut Time – textbox (You can use 300, 400, 500 etc, Remember they are in Milisecond)
  • Control Buttons – Options
  • Debug – Options (Show some helpful errors in the console or as alerts)

Screenshots

  • View Frontend of FP News Ticker Widget View.
  • View Backend of FP News Ticker Widget Settings.

Installation

This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

  1. Download the plugin file to your computer and Unzip the downloaded archive
  2. Upload the folder fp-news-ticker to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  3. Activate the plugin from Plugins > FP News Ticker > Activate, under WordPress admin interface
  4. Manage Widget Settings.

FAQ

  1. What is Control Buttons?
    Answer: Whether or not to show the jQuery News Ticker controls.

  2. What is Debug Mode ?
    Answer: Show some helpful errors in the console or as alerts.

  3. What is Speed?
    Answer: The speed of the reveal.

  4. What is Display Type?
    Answer: Animation type – current options are ‘reveal’ or ‘fade’.

  5. What is Delay Time?
    Answer: The pause on a news item before being replaced.

  6. What is FadeIn?
    Answer: Speed of fade in animation.

  7. What is FadeOut?
    Answer: Speed of fade out animation.

Contributors & Developers

“FP News Ticker” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Changelog

1.0.0

  • initial release of FP News Ticker.

1.0.1

  • Widget Style update.