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Rapid Nice News Ticker


This plugin will enable news ticker in your wordpress theme. You can embed news ticker via shortcode in anywhere you want, even in theme files.

Wanna see how it works? Click here:


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.


  1. Upload rapid-nice-news-ticker to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Place <?php do_action('[news_ticker]'); ?> in your templates


General Ticker

[news_ticker id="1"]

Ticker form category

[news_ticker id="2" category="1"]

Speed change (.10 is default)

[news_ticker id="3" speed=".20"]

Ticker Form Custom Post

[news_ticker id="4" posttype="custom-post-name"]

Ticker Form Custom Post with category

[news_ticker id="5" posttype="custom-post-name" cat_slug="taxonomy_name" cat="your-category-name"]


How do I install this plugin?

You can install as others regular wordpress plugin. No different way. Please see on installation tab.

Why this plugin doesn’t support ticker colour?

Colour Support will be enable next version. Wait for next version.

Contributors & Developers

“Rapid Nice News Ticker” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



  • Initial Release