Live Center – Live Blogging Solution

Description

Live Center is a flexible and powerful live blogging solution that allows you to cover any type of breaking news including sports, elections, traffic, or weather news.

The solution allows you to create custom post visuals and elements such as scoreboards, election result counters, etc., and the ability automatically find and publish Social Media Content such as Tweets, Instagram, Facebook and other social media content.

Blogs are quickly embedded in articles, news portals, in apps, or on front pages and allows you full control over the design of your blog.

Our editor is streamlined to fit the pace and needs of live blogging, with a lightweight and scaled interface. Additionally, the editor can be customized for each customer’s needs – hiding and adding buttons and features based on needs to make sure you see only the features you really care about.

*USAGE
Live Center is a 3rd party solution enabling easy and customizable live blogs to be embedded on WordPress sites. As suck, this plugin relies on the solution available on livecenter.norkon.net and users of the plugin will require to sign-up for the services to make use of this plugin.
Live blogs are created, and content is published, through Live Center’s editor on livecenter.norkon.net. This plugin assists in the display of that content on WordPress pages. To that extent, data sent from this plugin is limited to the channel identifier, design skin identifier, and account identifier of the live blog you wish to embed on your site.

Visit https://livecenter.norkon.net for more details and https://livecentersupport.norkon.net/article/33-terms-of-service for Terms of Service

Features:

*MOBILE-FRIENDLY & INTUITIVE EDITOR
No need to download an app which keeps requiring updates – Live Center is completely web-based and dynamically fits any interaction on mobile, tablet, or desktop.

*CREATE MORE ENGAGING CONTENT
Automate social media, capture and publish videos, embed live streams, and much more – Live Center allows you to add any type of engaging content to your live feeds.

*PLUG & PLAY OR FULLCUSTOMIZATION
From a quick-and-easy live blog to cover an event, to setting up a customized live-news portal, Live Center has you covered.
We support a wide range of implementation options and integrations with the most used CMS solutions including WordPress, Infomaker, and home-grown systems

*COMMENTS – ENGAGE YOUR READERS WITH Q&AS
Attract and engage readers by collecting comments directly in your live blog.

*FULLY CUSTOMIZED DESIGN
Whether you are covering breaking news, live sports, elections, or real-time weather or traffic don’t let your news feed be limited by default themes. Live Center allows you to design your live blog so that it feels integrated with your website and brand.

*LIVE SPORTS COVERAGE
Live Center offers a range of tools for covering sports that allows you to creates a more engaging live blog for your audience.
Choose from our two scoreboards that support football, rugby, hockey, basketball etc., our Sports theme skin, and in-game event icons which together will create a truly engaging live sport blog for your readers.

*UNLIMITED JOURNALISTS, READERS, AND PAGEVIEWS
Your success should not be a penalty through higher costs. Therefore Live Center has no caps on journalists, how many readers you attract, or pageviews you generate. You have complete freedom to collaborate with multiple journalists in the same live blog, invite guest reporters, and moderate workflows using our draft and moderation tools.

*ENTERPRISE-SCALE ADMIN AND USER MANAGEMENT
Spend less time inviting and administering users and more time creating content. Live Center’s admin panel allows for efficient administration of 100s of users with no need to manually invite or reset passwords – just like it should be.
Live Center also supports Guest reporters. Simply invite a user, select their channel access and publishing privilages, and they are off!

Contact US

Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have
Livechat: https://norkon.net/LiveCenter
Email: contact@norkon.net

Screenshots

  • Live blog directly from inside WordPress
  • Provides a clear overview of live blogs
  • Search for live blog and easily copy shortcode
  • Choose from many different design skins
  • Paste the shortcode where you want it to appear in your article

Installation

ONLINE INSTALLATION

  1. Search for “Live Center” on wordpress.org and install the free plugin.
  2. Activate the plugin.
  3. Create your account on https://www.norkon.net/LiveCenterTrial
  4. Log in to Live Center and go to Integrations > and click: “Add” to generate a new API key. Copy the key that is generated
  5. Paste the key into the page in WordPress to sync with your account

FAQ

How much does it cost?

Begin with a 30-day free trial, then Live Center starts at just 69EUR/month.

Do you provide support?

Yes, we provide 24/7 real time support via both live chat and email. Visit https:/norkon.net/livecenter or email us at contact@norkon.net.

Can I customize the live blog’s design?

Yes, you can customize colors, content, position, etc. You are in complete control of your design and we are more than happy to help you set it up!
You can also select between different embed types (iframe, javascript, API access, AMP).

Can I add multiple editors to my account?

Yes, you can add an unlimited number of editors to create and manage your live blogs.

Contributors & Developers

“Live Center – Live Blogging Solution” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.0

  • Initial version

1.1

  • Add Sports skin