Information Reel

Description

Check official website for live demo http://www.gopiplus.com/work/2011/04/16/wordpress-plugin-information-reel/

  1. Live Demo
  2. Screen shots
  3. Video tutorial
  4. About author

Information Reel wordpress plugin create the reel type scroll in the website widget. The scroll contain the entered title, image, and description. This is best way to announce your messages to user.

Feature of this plugin

  1. Easy installation.
  2. Easy customization.
  3. Easy scroll setting.
  4. Option to display title with link.
  5. Option to display image in the scroll.
  6. Supports localization.

Plugin configuration

Go to Widgets page under Appearance menu, Drag and drop Information Reel widget into your side bar. Its very easy.

Frequently asked questions

Q1. Can we display more announcements at same time?
Yes, its scrolling so we can display many at same time.

Q2. Can we display announcement in random order?
Yes, Random option setting available in the widget form.

Q3. Can we arrange the announcement scroll order?
Yes, in the plugin admin page we have option to enter order position.

Q4. Can we hide any announcement temporary?
Yes, in the plugin admin page we have display option YES or NO.

Q5. Can we set expiration for announcement?
Yes, at present (version 7.0) this option is not included. we will add the option soon.

Q6. Why my reel content out of range?
This is because of the Height setting in the widget form. Increase the Height and see the output.

Q7. Why my reel content merge each other?
This is because of the Height setting in the widget form. Increase the height and see the output.

Q8. How many message display at same time?
Option available in the widget form page.

Q9. What is Same Time Display, Text Length, Content Group?
Same Time Display: No of announcement you want to show in the screen at same time.
Text Length: This is to maintain the announcement description text length.
Content group: This is to group the content. Example: if you select GROUP1 in the widget form, in the front-end you will get content from the group GROUP1.

Q10. Plugin admin link?
Administration ==> Settings ==> Information Reel

Q11. Widget setting default form link?
Its available in the widget, Please check below admin screens for for more information.

Translators

Screenshots

  • Front Page screen. http://www.gopiplus.com/work/2013/08/25/information-reel-wordpress-plugin-screenshots/

  • Admin screen. http://www.gopiplus.com/work/2013/08/25/information-reel-wordpress-plugin-screenshots/

Installation

Installation

FAQ

Q1. Can we display more announcements at same time?

Q2. Can we display announcement in random order?

Q3. Can we arrange the announcement scroll order?

Q4. Can we hide any announcement temporary?

Q5. Can we set expiration for announcement?

Q6. Why my reel content out of range?

Q7. Why my reel content merge each other?

Q8. How many message display at same time?

Q9. What is Same Time Display, Text Length, Content Group?

Q10. Plugin admin link?

Q11. Widget setting default form link?

Answer

Installation Instructions

Installation

Contributors & Developers

“Information Reel” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

9.2

  1. Tested up to 4.8

9.1

  1. Tested up to 4.7

9.0

  1. Tested up to 4.6

8.9

  1. Tested up to 4.5
  2. Sanitization added for all input value.

8.8

  1. Tested up to 4.4

8.7

  1. Tested up to 4.3.1
  2. Text Domain slug has been added for Language Packs.

8.6

  1. Tested up to 4.3

8.5

  1. Tested up to 4.2.2

8.4

  1. Tested up to 4.1

8.3

  1. New option added in widget setting form to control scrolling speed and delay.

8.2

  1. Tested up to 4.0

8.1

  1. Tested up to 3.9

8.0

  1. Tested up to 3.8 (Beta)
  2. Now this plugin supports localization (or internationalization). i.e. option to translate into other languages.
    Plugin *.po file (information-reel.po) available in the languages folder. Translators Welcome

7.1

  1. Added some security feature.
  2. Support multiple instance widget.
  3. Open link on new window issue has been fixed.

7.0

  1. Tested up to 3.6
  2. Added some security feature.
  3. New admin look.

6.1

  1. Tested up to 3.5

6.0

  1. New demo link, www.gopiplus.com

5.0

  1. Tested up to 3.4
  2. Fixed plugin directory violations issue

4.0

  1. Tested up to 3.3

3.0

  1. Single quote Bug fixed

1.0

  1. First version