This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

WP Comsoon

Description

This WordPress Widget allows you to display forthcoming articles of your blog.
You can configure this widget in the WordPress Design Widgets SubPanel as follows:

  • add your own title to the sidebar widget
  • add custom message, if no posts are scheduled (default: No scheduled posts)
  • define how many posts are shown (1 to 30) in the widget (default: 5)
  • select to show the scheduled date of the post (default: off)
  • select to show the time of the posts (default: off)
  • disable “No scheduled posts” message (default: shown)
  • select the sortorder of the posts – if you have more scheduled posts than you want to show, a descending sortorder will only show the latest of your posts (default: ascending)
  • disable “powered by WP Comsoon” message (default: message is shown)
  • multi language support, german mofile included

License

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
the Free Software Foundation Version 2.0

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
GNU General Public License for more details.

Screenshots

  • The options of the widget
  • This is how your widget will look like in the sidebar (intrepidity theme)
  • This is how your widget will look like in the sidebar (standard kubrick theme)

Installation

  1. Upload the whole plugin folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ folder
  2. Go to the ‘Plugins’ page in the menu and activate the plugin
  3. Drag the ‘Coming soon’ widget to your sidebar.
  4. Give the widget a new title
  5. define how many posts you want to be shown
  6. decide if you want to show the date of posts
  7. decide if you want to show the time of posts
  8. decide if you want the “No scheduled posts” message to be shown
  9. define the sort order.
  10. decide if you want to give credit to the author by showing the “powered by WP Comsoon” text below posts

Contributors & Developers

“WP Comsoon” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

v1.2.1
* fixed issue with invalid xhtml markups

v1.2
* fixed issue with published sticky posts appearing in the list of scheduled posts
* added option to disable “No posts scheduled” Message
* added option to show the time of the scheduled posts

v1.1
* Added custom message, when no posts are scheduled
* possibility to hide “powered by WP Comsoon”-message
* multi language support added
* included german mofile

v1.0
* First release.