PromoBar by BestWebSoft

Description

PromoBar plugin helps you to display banners with any content on your WordPress website. Enable for certain pages and customize the appearance to create a unique design. Custom CSS/JS And Countdown plugin section adds your custom CSS and JS files, to customize your site. And adds countdown timer with two periods (preliminary and discount ), which gives an opportunity to inform the client about future discounts.
Start making your own promotion today!

Free Features

  • Display on:
    • All pages
    • Home page
    • Via shortcode
  • Choose banner position: [NEW]
    • Absolute [NEW]
    • Fixed [NEW]
  • Choose banner alignment for different resolutions:
    • Desktop
    • Tablet
    • Mobile
      • Top
      • Bottom
      • Left
      • Right
  • Select background and text color
  • Choose banner background color type: [NEW]
    • Transparent [NEW]
    • Color [NEW]
  • Create your banner using TinyMCE editor
  • Add custom code via plugin settings page
  • Compatible with latest WordPress version
  • Incredibly simple settings for fast setup without modifying code
  • Detailed step-by-step documentation and videos

Pro Features

All features from Free version included plus:

  • Add custom JS files to your site [NEW]
  • Add custom CSS files to your site [NEW]
  • Custom CSS Settings [NEW]
    • Add New Styles File [NEW]
      • CSS File Path [NEW]
      • Dates [NEW]
      • Repeat Every Year [NEW]
  • PromoBar Features
    • Exclude certain pages or post types from PromoBar displaying
    • Background
      • Transparent
      • Color with opacity [NEW]
      • Image [NEW]
    • Add PromoBar to your page or post using the shortcode [NEW]
  • Countdown Features [NEW]
    • Add countdown timer to your site [NEW]
    • Opportunity to warn the client about future discounts in a 3 months [NEW]
    • Discount Starts on [NEW]
    • Discount Ends on [NEW]
    • Background [NEW]
      • Transparent [NEW]
      • Color with opacity [NEW]
      • Image [NEW]
      • Text color [NEW]
    • Block Class/ID attribute to Paste Big Banner [NEW]
    • Opportunity to repeat discount countdown every year [NEW]
    • Add countdown to your page or post using the shortcode [NEW]
    • Configure all subsites on the network
  • Get answer to your support question within one business day (Support Policy)

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If you have a feature suggestion or idea you’d like to see in the plugin, we’d love to hear about it! Suggest a Feature

Documentation & Videos

Help & Support

Visit our Help Center if you have any questions, our friendly Support Team is happy to help — https://support.bestwebsoft.com/

Translation

  • Russian (ru_RU)
  • Ukrainian (uk)

Some of these translations are not complete. We are constantly adding new features which should be translated. If you would like to create your own language pack or update the existing one, you can send the text of PO and MO files to BestWebSoft and we’ll add it to the plugin. You can download the latest version of the program for work with PO and MO files Poedit.

Recommended Plugins

  • Updater – Automatically check and update WordPress website core with all installed plugins and themes to the latest versions.

Screenshots

  • PromoBar on the homepage in top position.
  • PromoBar page Settings.
  • Custom page CSS Settings.

Installation

  1. Upload promobar folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin using the ‘Plugins’ menu in your WordPress admin panel.
  3. You can adjust the necessary settings using your WordPress admin panel in “BWS Panel” > “PromoBar”.
  4. In Display PromoBar field, please mark the appropriate block position. You can also create a page or a post and paste the shortcode [prmbr_shortcode] to the text, or add the source code to the template: .

View a PDF version of Step-by-step Instruction on PromoBar Installation

FAQ

How can I add PromoBar to my website?

In Display PromoBar field, please mark the appropriate block position. You can also create a page or a post and paste the shortcode [prmbr_shortcode] to the text, or add the source code to the template: .

How to adjust PromoBar position on the website?

In WordPress admin panel, please go to “BWS Panel”, find the PromoBar settings page and choose one of the following positions: Top, Bottom, Left or Right. Then click “Save Changes”.

I have some problems with the plugin’s work. What Information should I provide to receive proper support?

Please make sure that the problem hasn’t been discussed yet on our forum (https://support.bestwebsoft.com). If no, please provide the following data along with your problem’s description:

  1. the link to the page where the problem occurs
  2. the name of the plugin and its version. If you are using a pro version – your order number.
  3. the version of your WordPress installation
  4. copy and paste into the message your system status report. Please read more here: Instruction on System Status

Contributors & Developers

“PromoBar by BestWebSoft” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

“PromoBar by BestWebSoft” has been translated into 2 locales. Thank you to the translators for their contributions.

Translate “PromoBar by BestWebSoft” into your language.

Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

V1.1.6 – 4.09.2019

  • Update: The deactivation feedback has been changed. Misleading buttons have been removed.

V1.1.5 – 28.11.2018

  • Update : The plugin settings page has been changed.
  • NEW : The ability to change Promobar banner position has been added.
  • NEW : Countdown functionality has been added.
  • NEW : The ability to create Countdown banner for preliminary/discount period.
  • NEW : The ability to dismiss Promobar/Countdown banner has been added.
  • NEW : The ability to change the background of Promobar/Countdown banner with image has been added.
  • NEW : The ability to change the background and text opacity of the Promobar/Countdown banner has been added.
  • NEW : The ability to paste parent selector for homepage Countdown banner has been added.
  • NEW : The ability to enable the repeating of the discount Countdown every year has been added.
  • Update : All functionality for WordPress 4.9.8 was updated.

V1.1.4 – 01.02.2018

  • NEW : Ability to choose promobar position for different screen resolutions has been added.
  • Update : All functionality for WordPress 4.9.2 has been updated.

V1.1.3 – 21.12.2017

  • Update : All functionality for WordPress 4.9.1 has been updated.
  • Bugfix : The bug with PromoBar’s height on the left and right sides of the screen has been fixed.
  • Bugfix : Cross-browser compatibility has been improved.
  • Bugfix : Options removal from the database when working on a multisite network has been fixed.

V1.1.2 – 21.07.2017

  • Update : All functionality for WordPress 4.8 was updated.

V1.1.1 – 17.04.2017

  • Bugfix : Multiple Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability was fixed.

V1.1.0 – 10.08.2016

  • Update : All functionality for WordPress 4.6 was updated.

V1.0.9 – 04.07.2016

  • Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 4.5.3.

V1.0.8 – 04.05.2016

  • Bugfix : The bug with displaying PromoBar on mobile was fixed.
  • Bugfix : The display of unnecessary elements in PromoBar has been removed.

V1.0.7 – 04.12.2015

  • Bugfix : The bug with plugin menu duplicating was fixed.

V1.0.6 – 01.10.2015

  • NEW : A button for PromoBar shortcode inserting to the content was added.
  • Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 4.3.1.

V1.0.5 – 19.06.2015

  • New : Ability to restore settings to defaults.

V1.0.4 – 11.05.2015

  • Update : The ‘the_content’ filter is added for PromoBar block.
  • Update : We updated all functionality for wordpress 4.2.2.

V1.0.3 – 08.04.2015

  • Bugfix : Bugs with displaying via shortcode and function are fixed.

V1.0.2 – 06.03.2015

  • Bugfix : Bugs with syntax error and undefined function were fixed.

V1.0.1 – 05.03.2015

  • Update : BWS plugins section is updated.

V1.0.0 – 02.03.2015

  • NEW: Ability to placing banners with any data on your website.