Getting started with WP News and Scrolling Widgets
WP News and Scrolling Widgets add a Menu tab in WP Admin side with the name “News” where you can add a new News post, edit and delete. You can also add categories for News.
The below screen shows how to add a News post. You just click on “Add News” and an insert News title and contents as you add for WordPress post.
How to display and shortcodes
Display a News page is very simple. Just go to Pages-> add New and add page title i.e Our News and shortcode
Note: Please make sure that Permalink link should not be “/news” Otherwise all your news will go to archive page. You can give it other name like “/ournews, /latestnews etc”
1) Display News in a page (list view and grid view)
2) Display Latest News on Homepage/Frontpage in list view and grid view
[sp_news limit="3" grid="3"]
3) Display News post by category:
Following are News Parameters:
Display latest 10 News post and then pagination.
Select the pagination type for news. i.e “numeric” OR “next-prev”.
Display News post categories wise. You can pass multiple ids by comma separated.
Display News in Grid formats.
Display News date OR not. By default value is “true”. Options are “true OR false”.
[sp_news show_content="true" ]
Display News post Short content OR not. By default value is “true”. Options are “true OR false”.
Show Full Content:
Display Full news content on main page if you do not want word limit. By default value is “false”.
Show Category Name:
[sp_news show_category_name="true" ]
Display News post category name OR not. By default value is “True”. Options are “ture OR false”.
Content Words Limit:
[sp_news content_words_limit="30" ]
Control News post short content Words limt. By default limit is 20 words.
Right now this plugin contains 3 Widgets.
- Latest News Widget
- Latest News Scrolling Widget
- Latest News with thumb Widget
Widget Options are added like Show News date, Show News Categories, Select News Categories. Just got to Appearance -> Widget and select Widget.
Widgets News Scroll Setting
News widgets setting has given with options IE. Widget Scrolling Direction, Number of news visible at a time, Enter delay, Enter speed.
Updated On 26 Oct 2016