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Single Post Message


Single Post Message is a plugin that allows you to add custom messages, announcements, and notices to individual posts. It’s
styled to grab the reader’s attention and will render in both the browser and in RSS readers.

Single Post Message…

  • Supports the use of HTML tags in the message content
  • Provides a live preview for what your announcement will look like
  • Is available directly under the post content editor
  • Is fully localized and ready for translation

For more information or to follow the project, check out the project page.

Development Information

Single Post Message was built using…


  • The Single Post Message editor and preview located below the content editor on the 'Add New Post' and 'Edit Post' screen
  • The Single Post Message rendered between the title and the post content


Using The WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ Plugin Dashboard
  2. Select from your computer
  3. Upload
  4. Activate the plugin on the WordPress Plugin Dashboard

Using FTP

  1. Extract to your computer
  2. Upload the single-post-messsage directory to your wp-content/plugins directory
  3. Activate the plugin on the WordPress Plugins dashboard


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Contributors and Developers

“Single Post Message” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Change Log


  • Change plugin authorship.


  • Changing plugin ownership.


  • Verifying WordPress 4.2.1 compatibility
  • Updating copyright dates


  • Verifying WordPress 4.1 compatibility


  • Verifying WordPress 3.9 compatibility


  • Implementing the singleton pattern
  • Adding a file responsible for invoking an instance of the plugin
  • Adding Portuguese translations (props Celso Azevedo)
  • WordPress 3.8 compatibility


  • Fixing a minor problem displaying text above the post message textarea


  • Minor update to make sure that the post message only displays below the content in the single view
  • Update the localization files


  • Adding the option to place the notice at the top or the bottom of the post content
  • Updating features to be compliant with newer versions of PHP
  • Updating localization calls


  • Updating the donate link
  • Updating the project page URL


  • Initial release