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Testimonial Rotator

Easily add Testimonials to your WordPress Blog or Company Website.

26 reviews
Average Rating
4.3 out of 5 stars
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Phenomenal
By ,

Works great and offers template customization. Priceless.

Excellent Plugin
By , for WP 4.2.2

This plugin is great, I downloaded 3 plugins and found this one the easiest to use and set-up. I only wish I had installed this one first as I wouldn't have installed any more.

Would highly recommend this plugin

Clean, simple and a developer's dream
By , for WP 4.2.1

OK folks, so here I am after installing two different testimonial plugins. The one that has had more downloads I didn't activate yet, and I'm not even going to.

This is one of the most developer-friendly plugins it has ever been my massive pleasure to work with. I cannot say anything bad about Testimonial Rotator (well, see bottom).

You can set up only one, or multiple rotators. Then, each testimonial you put in can be assigned to one or multiple rotators. OK, that's cool, nothing phenomenal, but it's a great touch.

Rotator editing can be set by user role. If you are already using Font Awesome, there is a setting to turn it off so you don't load it twice. 3 different options for error handling visibility.

Each rotator has 5 different transition options, featured image size (based on your media library and whatever other size your theme/plugin configuration offers), so much more. And each one comes with a list of suggested shortcodes that you can put right into your editor.

Did I mention custom field capabilities? Or custom template capabilities? Microdata (hReview) integration?

The kicker for me is that each rotator and each and every part of the rotator has its own CSS ID and/or class. That makes it stunningly easy to make your rotators look however you want, even different styles for different rotators on the same page. And there are no friggin' !important directives anywhere. SWEEEEET!!! (That's maybe the stupidest thing a theme or plugin developer can do, IMHO.)

There's a lot more. But what got me stopped doing what I was doing is that I was trying it out on my phone, AND YOU CAN SWIPE THE TESTIMONIALS.

Damn. That's cool. Even when the nav arrows are turned off.

If I ever find any ground that Hal Gatewood has walked on, I will kiss it multiple times.

THIS IS THE KIND OF PLUGIN DEVELOPER THAT EVERY PLUGIN DEVELOPER SHOULD BE!!

Thanks guys. Y'all ROCK! :)

p.s. Why does the vertical transition go from top to bottom? Looks kinda weird! Was gonna use that, but looks backwards to me. ;-)

great plugin
By , for WP 4.1.1

Tried a lot of similar plugins. This plugin is very good! Easy to customize, or make changes! Thank you for the plugin!

Just what I was looking for
By , for WP 4.1

Love this plugin and the simplicity of implementing it. Just what I was looking for!

It just works! Always.
By , for WP 4.0

Spent this morning testing 4 different WP testimonial plugins ... short story THIS WAS THE ONLY ONE THAT WORKED AND COULD BE FULLY STYLED!

I have tried most of the others and keep coming back to this one.

Thanks Hal!

Simple and a great plugin
By ,

Wanted a simple plugin but feature rich and this fits the bill. Thanks.

Works Perfectly!
By ,

Thanks for a great testimonials plugin. I have it installed in the widget area and it works really well. It would be helpful to change the position of the back/next arrows? Otherwise, really good work. Thank you.

Easy Set Up
By , for WP 4.0

This was so easy to set up and drop in the shortcode. Thank you for the plugin.

So Simple
By , for WP 3.9.2

So simple to use and looks great! Went through several before this one, and was very happy to find it. Looking forward to the upcoming themes as well!

Do note that you do need to create the Rotator first, then add the Testimonials (as opposed to the other way around).. but once you do that, all is well!

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