Reading progressbar

Description

Get a reading position indicator as a progress bar and show it where you want: top, bottom or custom position in differents templates or post types.

It uses <progress> HTML element and few lines of javascript.

Options:

  • Progress bar’s height
  • Foreground color
  • Background color
  • Position (top, bottom, custom)
  • Class/ID of HTML element to fix the bar (if custom position selected)
  • Page templates
  • Post types (natives or custom)

Credits :

Contributors :

Add your own language pack on GlotPress or do pull requests on Github. Contributors will be credited here 🙂

Screenshots

  • Plugin option page.
  • Reading Progressbar in custom fixed position on Twenty Seventeen Theme.

Installation

  1. Install the plugin and activate.
  2. Go to Settings > Reading Progressbar to manage plugin’s options.

FAQ

Installation Instructions
  1. Install the plugin and activate.
  2. Go to Settings > Reading Progressbar to manage plugin’s options.
Does it works on WordPress network/multisite?

Sorry but this plugin doesn’t supports network/multisite installation in it’s free/public version.
It will be fixed on version 2.0. Contact me if you want to help or ask for more informations.

Reviews

Just Perfect!

Wow! I have been seeing the reading progress bar and I thought it only came with themes until I choose to find it here and I found this plugin! This is excellent and it worked just perfect.

Thanks for making this available for free.

It’s a five star!

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Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

“Reading progressbar” has been translated into 3 locales. Thank you to the translators for their contributions.

Translate “Reading progressbar” into your language.

Interested in development?

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Changelog

1.2

  • Add german translation and fixed a JS bug while loading the progressbar value. We need to load the whole page before display the bar 🙂

1.1

  • i18n ready.

1.0

  • Plugin initial commit. Works fine 🙂