Horizontal scrolling announcements

Description

This horizontal scrolling announcement wordpress plugin lets scroll the content from one end to another end like reel. This plugin is using JQuery Marquee script for scrolling. This is the simple way to create scrolling text in your website. Check official website for live demo http://www.gopiplus.com/work/2010/07/18/horizontal-scrolling-announcement/

Live demo

Live Demo
Documentation
Frequently Asked Questions

Feature

  1. Free plugin.
  2. Easy to customize.
  3. It supports all major browsers.
  4. Configurable scroll speed.
  5. Pause the scroll on mouse over.
  6. Option to set announcement start date.
  7. Option to set expiration date for the announcement.

Short code for post

You can add your announcement into your wordpress post with the following shortcode.

[hsas-shortcode group="" speed="10" direction="left" gap="50"]

[hsas-shortcode group="" speed="2" direction="down" gap="50"]

If you want to include this announcement in your custom theme, please look at the do_shortcode option in wordpress.

echo do_shortcode( '[hsas-shortcode group="" speed="10" direction="left" gap="50"]' );

Screenshots

  • Front page

  • Admin option (Announcements View)

  • Admin option (Announcements Add and Edit)

  • Widget setting

Installation

Option 1:

  1. Go to WordPress Dashboard. Locate Plugins -> Add New
  2. Search Horizontal scrolling announcements plugin using search option
  3. Find the plugin and click Install Now button
  4. After installation, click on Activate Plugin link to activate the plugin.

Option 2:

  1. Download the plugin horizontal-scrolling-announcements.zip
  2. Go to WordPress Dashboard. Locate Plugins -> Add New
  3. Click on Upload Plugin link from top
  4. Upload the downloaded horizontal-scrolling-announcements.zip file and click on Install Now
  5. After installation, click on Activate Plugin link to activate the plugin.

FAQ

Q1. How to change scrolling speed?
Q2. How to change scrolling direction?
Q3. How to set expiration date for the announcement?

Contributors & Developers

“Horizontal scrolling announcements” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Change log

1.0

  • First version.

1.1

  • Tested up to 5.0

1.2

  • Tested up to 5.1