This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

This plugin has been closed and is no longer available for download.



If you need to display short messages or notifications on your site, this is the right plugin for you. You can position your messages on top or bottom of your site, and show multiple messages at once if you like.

Customizable Settings:

  • Message positioning: Top, bottom
  • Set number of seconds to wait before message appear
  • Set number of seconds to wait before the message disappear
  • Messages can appear on site with your specified date
  • Input CSS to customize the look and feel further

Note: This version doesn’t work with theme that don’t call wp_footer


  • Variations of messages screenshot-1.png
  • Plugin setup screenshot-2.png


To install this plugin:

  1. Upload the folder message1977 to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


The plugin doesn’t work, what should I do?

Contact me for support, I will do my best to help as soon as I can. It will definitely help both you and me if you can provide me the following:

  • The version of WordPress you are using
  • The browser and version you are using when you encounter your problems
  • Screenshot to support your claims if possible
  • PHP version you are using
  • WordPress Theme & Plugins you are using if possible
The plugin is missing something I need

You can contact me at my site and send me your suggestions, I will see if I can include it in next release.

Contributors & Developers

“Message1977” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Interested in development?

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Fix page and post id detection when using permalinks


Fix backend to show correct message setup


Rewrite backend Ajax routines to avoid possible conflicts with other 3rd party plugins. Also fixes jQuery issue when using WordPress with version <= 3.3


Add json support for older php


Include new javascript error messages


Include new javascript error messages


Include new javascript error messages


Include new javascript error messages


Include new error checkpoints to troubleshoot, fix adding new message issue


Initial Release