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News Announcement Scroll

News Announcement Scroll is a simple vertical scroll news widget for your WordPress website. Easy to use & no coding knowledge required.


Check from here : Documentation

Can I display more news at same time?

Yes, you can add n number of news, it will display one by one at front end (vertical scrolling).

Can I change the scroll manner from vertical to horizontal?

No, Only vertical scroll is available.

Can I display announcements in random order?

Yes, click Widget settings->find 'Announcement display order' and select 'Random Order' from the dropdown.

Can I arrange the news scroll order?

Yes, click on Add New/Edit news in that set 'Enter display order' to the order of your choice e.g 1,2,3 e.t.c.

Can I hide any news temporary?

Yes, change the display order status to 'Yes' in the dropdown.

Can I change the Slide Direction?

Yes, click Widget setting->find 'Slide direction' and select the direction from the dropdown.

Can I customize the all other appearance style?

Yes, click 'Widget settings', here you will find the various customization available for the widget.

Why my news content out of range?

In the front end widget area, if you see any news content out of area or invisible, it is because of height and width of the widget, so you should re-arrange the width and height of the widget in 'Widget settings' to your needs. The default height and width are 180px and 100px respectively.

How to add News Announcement Scroll widget into pages or posts?

You can add the widget using the shortcode. You can find shortcode details below.

How to add News Announcement Scroll widget into my theme?

Use this code, <?php if (function_exists ('news_announcement')) news_announcement(); ?> to add the plugin to your theme file.

How to add different set of scroll in the same page?

No, you cannot have multiple widgets in the same page/post. However, you can add different set of announcement in different pages. For instance suppose you want to display two different news on two different pages/posts you can add the shortcode [news-announcement group="group1"] in the first page and [news-announcement group="group2"] in the second page.

Shortcode Details

Shortcode for version 2.0 to 5.0 : [NEWS:TYPE=widget]

Shortcode for version 6.0 to 8.7.1 : [news-announcement type="widget"]

Shortcode for version 8.8 onwards : [news-announcement group="group1"]

Requires: 3.4 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.7.2
Last Updated: 1 month ago
Active Installs: 10,000+


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