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Linux Promotional Plugin

Description

The Linux Promotional Plugin is a plugin that shows a informative message alerting Windows and Mac users about the advantages of Linux, and providing links to choosen distros.

You can choose from 2 types of promotions:

  • TOP, a discreet top bar
  • FULL, a fullscreen promotional message

See the new Linux Promotional Plugin for further information.

All suggestions for improvements are welcome!

Localization

If you want to help localizing this plugin to your language, read this article at WordPress Codex, any help will be welcomed!!!

Author

Timothyja. owner of the ITSqueeze blog

Screenshots

  • TOP Bar

  • FULL Promotion

Installation

  1. Upload the full directory into your /wp-content/plugins/ directory, or install it through the admin interface
  2. Choose the type of promotion in the options page and save
  3. DONE!

FAQ

Questions?

Any questions go to the plugin homepage and leave a comment.

Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

Changelog

TO-DO

  • Make work with shockingly-big-ie6-warning plugin
  • Add option to change distros (help wanted with this)
  • Add support for tracking via WP-Click-Tracker plugin
  • Add option to enable both promotional messages at once

1.4

  • Added Fedora
  • Fixed bug where Linux mint sent you to the Ubuntu url

1.3

  • Fixed bug that stopped Linux mint from being disabled

1.2

  • Added Linux mint to list of distros

1.1

  • Fixed JavaScirpt bug that stopped the message being displayed in IE8 and lower

1.0

  • Initial Release