Testimonial – Best Testimonials Showcase Plugin

Description

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Overview

Testimonial™ is the Best Testimonials Showcase Plugin for WordPress built to display testimonials, reviews or quotes in multiple ways on any page or widget! The plugin comes with the easiest Shortcode Generator settings panel that can help you build awesome and unique testimonials showcase with responsive layouts and customizable styles on your website.

Since Testimonials are so important to your potential customers, it is important that you showcase them effectively on your website and that you are regularly collecting fresh testimonials. Testimonial Pro helps you do both.

Why Do You Need Testimonials on Your Website?

Testimonials are a great way to strengthen your brand and reliability with new customers.

  • Help potential customers get to know that you are a faithful business.
  • Give you the scope to point out specific features or compelling reasons why a customer should buy from you.
  • Testimonials, when used effectively, are a great tool to increase conversions rates on your website!

Basic Input Fields

  • Image
  • Testimonial title or Tagline
  • Testimonial content or Review message
  • Reviewer name
  • Rating star
  • Reviewer identity or Position

FEATURES OF THIS PLUGIN

  • Fully Responsive and Mobile friendly.
  • Shortcode Generator through an intuitive admin UI.
  • Beautiful, minimalist & light-weight.
  • Add unlimited testimonials.
  • AutoPlay on/off.
  • Control AutoPlay speed.
  • Stop on hover slider.
  • Infinite loop for the slider.
  • Set a maximum number of testimonials to show.
  • Show/hide navigation arrows & pagination dots.
  • Control slider pagination speed.
  • Star rating system.
  • Show/hide section title.
  • Show/hide testimonial title or tagline.
  • Show/hide testimonial content or review message.
  • Show/hide reviewer name.
  • Show/hide star rating.
  • Show/hide reviewer identity or position.
  • Unlimited color options for every field.
  • Multiple testimonial sliders or showcases (supports more than one slider per page).
  • Unique settings for each testimonial showcase.
  • Control number of testimonial columns on different devices.
  • Testimonials order & order by.
  • Insert the generated shortcode with TinyMCE button.
  • Touch, swipe or tap on iOS, Android, Blackberry or any other touch devices with on/off option.
  • Mouse draggable on/off.
  • Easy to customize and stylize.
  • Extremely user-friendly settings panel for coders and non-coders alike.
  • Ready for translation with WPML, Polylang, qTranslate-x, GTranslate, Google Language Translator, WPGlobus.
  • Widget Ready.
  • RTL Ready.
  • Compatible with any theme.
  • Schema.org compliant JSON-LD markup & optimized for speed.
  • Support all modern browsers: Firefox, Chrome, IE, Safari etc.
  • And much more options.

SUPPORT

If you find any issue or need help, please ask us. We are active in WordPress.org Support Forum.

TESTIMONIAL PRO

Testimonial Pro vastly improves your styling & user experience and lets you showcase & collect fresh testimonials quickly without coding skills. The Premium version of the plugin comes with the following tons of useful and amazing advanced features. Check it out now!

EACH TESTIMONIAL INCLUDES FOLLOWING INPUT FIELDS

  • Image
  • Video
  • Testimonial title or Tagline
  • Testimonial content or Review message
  • Reviewer name
  • Rating star
  • Reviewer identity or Position
  • Company name
  • Location
  • Mobile or Telephone
  • E-mail
  • Date
  • Website URL
  • And Social profile links (Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest, Skype, StumbleUpon, Reddit, Dribbble, SnapChat etc.)

You can easily show/hide and customize every field.

The plugin is packed with so many flexible and useful features Layouts (Slider, Grid, Masonry, Filter, and List), 10+ Professionally Pre-designed Themes, 840+ Google fonts, Star rating system, Front-End submission, Video testimonials, Advanced link options, 12+ Social profiles, Absolute freedom on design customization (Colors, Spacings, Alignment, An arrangement of meta fields etc.) It’s possible to craft almost any design what you can imagine. Get designer quality results without writing a single line of code.

The Testimonial Plugin works great out of the box and super handy. You may expect to find all the must feature like absolute responsiveness, WPBakery (formerly Visual Composer) integration, WPML Ready, Schema.org compliant JSON-LD markup to appear correctly in search results, shortcode support and more.

PRO VERSION KEY FEATURES

  • Advanced Shortcode Generator, with advanced query options.
  • 5+ Testimonial Layouts (e.g. Slider, Grid, Masonry, Filter, and List).
  • 10+ Professionally Pre-designed Themes.
  • 840+ Google Fonts (You can also load your theme or custom fonts).
  • 100+ Advanced Styling and Layout Customization Options (Position, fonts family, weights, size, line-height, alignment, transform, letter spacing, color etc).
  • Display reviews of your product or service.
  • Showcase Unlimited Testimonials (Multiple Testimonials showcase anywhere you like).
  • Thumbnail Slider for Testimonial.
  • Duplicate or Clone Testimonial Sliders or Showcase (built-in duplicate option).
  • Testimonials Showcase from specific Categories.
  • Display Specific Testimonials.
  • Testimonials Filtering by Categories.
  • Pagination for grid, filter, masonry, and list layouts.
  • Video Testimonial.
  • Lightbox functionality for video with icon and overlay color options.
  • Front-end Submission Form to Collect Testimonials.
  • Drag & drop sorting Submission Form fields.
  • Customize the Form by adding or removing fields and changing properties like the order, label, color, and placeholder.
  • New Testimonial Notifications e-mail to one, or more, addresses when a new testimonial is submitted.
  • Testimonial Pending in Dashboard for approval by Admin.
  • Admins and Editors can edit the testimonials before publishing.
  • Star rating system.
  • Google reCAPTCHA for Testimonial Form spam protection.
  • Testimonial Carousel that shows 2 or more testimonials on each slide.
  • You can re-order your testimonials simply by drag & drop, or choose to display the testimonials randomly.
  • Create, edit, re-order, delete, and manage Testimonials with no coding knowledge!
  • Rich Snippets/Structured Data compatible.
  • Customize the testimonial border thickness and background color.
  • 12+ Social profile icons.
  • Change social profile icon position, style (Square, Round, Circle), color, border, background, and hover color.
  • 3 Testimonial thumbnail or image styles (Square, Round, Circle).
  • Border or box-shadow option for Testimonial thumbnail or image.
  • Set the Testimonial image dimension: (width or height) from settings.
  • Set a margin between the testimonials.
  • Show excerpt (Read More option).
  • Excerpt custom limit option.
  • Testimonial Detail or Read More Link Type (Expand, PopUp).
  • Change Read more button text, color, hover etc.
  • Pagination for grid, filter, list and masonry layouts.
  • Automatic Identity or Position & Company Name linking via Website URL.
  • Multi-creative use plugin: Testimonials, Team, Logos etc.
  • Store testimonials for unlimited use.
  • Sort by date, random or custom order.
  • Smart AutoPlay on/off.
  • Set AutoPlay speed.
  • Set slide scroll speed.
  • Set number of Testimonial(s) to scroll at a time.
  • Ticker mode carousel for testimonials.
  • 8+ different navigation positions.
  • 15+ Modern navigation and pagination styles.
  • 6 different navigation arrows.
  • Infinite Looping.
  • Testimonial fade effect.
  • Testimonials order & order by (date, title, modified, author, random).
  • Pause on hover.
  • Auto-height option for testimonials.
  • Set the number of column in mobile, tablet & desktop.
  • Testimonial content and Reviewer information alignment (left, center, right).
  • Simple embedding using shortcode, PHP function, Shortcode Generator on post editor or via the widget.
  • Custom CSS option to override styles, if necessary without editing the CSS files.
  • Unlimited color option for all the elements.
  • Ready for translation with WPML, Polylang, qTranslate-x, GTranslate, Google Language Translator, WPGlobus.
  • Widget ready.
  • RTL ready.
  • WPBakery (formerly Visual Composer) integrated.
  • Guaranteed to Work with your any WordPress site.
  • Super simple, easy-to-use, powerful, and intuitive backend interface.
  • No more pain writing any shortcode.
  • All features of the free version.
  • Any new features we add in the future (which is often).
  • And so much more!

TOP REASONS TO BUY PRO

  • Fast & Friendly Support.
  • Full Installation Document, User guide, and Tutorials.
  • Built-in Automatic Updates to new versions.
  • 100% Money Back Guarantee.

Testimonial Pro – Admin Panel Overview

NOTE

This plugin is actively being developed & improved. We’re far from done and are adding new features, functionality, and fixes daily. If there’s a feature you want but we don’t have yet, please let us know.

DONATE or BUY PREMIUM

Please Donate or Buy Premium version for this awesome plugin to continue it’s development to bring more awesome features.

AUTHOR

Designed and Developed by ShapedPlugin

Screenshots

  • Live Demo (Free)
  • Add New Testimonial
  • Testimonials
  • General Settings
  • Slider Settings
  • Stylization
  • Typography(Pro)

Installation

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • PHP 5.6 or later
  • MySQL 5.6 or later
  • WordPress 4.0 or later

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

AUTOMATIC INSTALLATION (EASIEST WAY)

To do an automatic install of Testimonial, login to your WordPress dashboard, navigate to the Plugins menu and click Add New.
In the search field type “Testimonial by ShapedPlugin”. Once you have found it you can install it by simply clicking “Install Now” and then “Activate”.

MANUAL INSTALLATION

Uploading in WordPress Dashboard

  • Download testimonial-free.zip
  • Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
  • Navigate to the ‘Upload’ area
  • Select testimonial-free.zip from your computer
  • Click ‘Install Now’
  • Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard

Using FTP

  • Download testimonial-free.zip
  • Extract the testimonial-free directory to your computer
  • Upload the testimonial-free directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  • Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard

You will now see the Testimonial menu in your WordPress admin panel.

The WordPress codex contains instructions on how to install a WordPress plugin.

FAQ

How can I Showcase Testimonials?

After activating the plugin, you will see “Testimonial” in WordPress Admin Dashboard.

Firstly, Go to “Add Testimonial” and add your testimonials as many as you want.

Secondly, Go to Shortcode Generator > Add New Shortcode and you will find 3 Tabs “General Settings”, “Slider Settings” and “Stylization”

You can customize the setting fields how you want & publish and you will see a generated shortcode in the top area.

Finally, You need to insert it any page or post through TinyMCE button easily.

Is the Testimonial fully responsive?

Yes, the Testimonial is fully responsive & columns structured. You can control to show the number of testimonial columns on different devices (Desktop, Tablet, Mobile etc.).

Do I need coding skills to showcase testimonials?

No coding skills required – very easy to use. No more pain writing any shortcode attributes to display testimonial on your website. With just a few clicks, you can amazingly showcase your testimonials using a very intuitive Shortcode Generator settings.

Will it automatically use my existing testimonials when Upgrade to Pro?

Yes. If you already have testimonials in the free version on your theme or site, you will automatically get the testimonials to use in the Pro version.

Should I purchase the Pro version?

Testimonial Pro includes tons of amazing and useful features that can definitely increase your conversion rate. If you’re interested to get the Testimonial Pro, Please go to Upgrade to Pro! Page and browse Live Demo.

Is the Testimonial compatible with my theme or design?

Testimonial works nicely with any theme if themes are developed according to WordPress standard.

How can I get support if the plugin is not working?

If you face any problem with our plugin or something is not working as it should, first follow the preliminary steps:
Test the plugin with a WordPress default theme, to be sure that the error is not caused by the theme you are currently using.

Deactivate all plugins you are using and check if the problem is still occurring.
Ensure that your plugin version and your theme version are updated and that the problem you are experiencing has not already been solved in a later plugin update.

If none of the previously listed actions help you solve the problem, then, submit a ticket in the forum and describe your problem accurately, specify WordPress and Plugin versions you are using and any other information that might help us solve your problem as quickly as possible.

PRO version users Support Forum and Free or Lite Version Support Forum.

Is Testimonial translation ready?

Yes, Testimonial is fully Translation ready, supporting .pot language files! You can translate into your language with the following popular plugins like WPML, Polylang, qTranslate-x, GTranslate, Google Language Translator, WPGlobus etc.

Where can I report bugs?

Bugs can be reported in our Support Forum.

Do you want to encourage us for future improvement?

If you like this plugin, please give 5 stars to encourage us for future improvement

Thank you!

Reviews

Great support

Everything is super. And if something does not want to work – there is just great support. They respond quickly, correct immediately, explain in details. Simply good guys. In general, in any product the main thing is support. Like it.

Excellent support

I have been using a customised version of this plugin for over a year and it has proven to be excellent. Have only had one support issue in that time and the ShapedPlugin team were extremely responsive and quick in fixing the issue which was related to our site. Highly recommended these guys and their plugins.

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Contributors & Developers

“Testimonial – Best Testimonials Showcase Plugin” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

2.1.1

  • Fix: Languages path issue.

2.1

  • Fix: Illegal string warning.
  • Fix: Google crawling issue.

2.0

  • Shortcode Generator
  • Star Rating
  • Section Title
  • Testimonial Title or Tagline
  • Unlimited color options for every field.
  • Show/hide every field.
  • RTL Supported
  • Improved Admin Dashboard UI

1.4.2

  • AutoPlay on/off

1.4.1

  • Translation issue fixed

1.4

  • Fixed sanitize issue
  • Default constant replaced

1.3

  • Removed view link
  • Removed attribute “id”
  • Added shortcode in backend

1.2

  • Navigation css issue fixed

1.1

  • Navigation issue fixed

1.0

  • First Release