Live News is a WordPress plugin inspired from the news ticker used by broadcast television stations to communicate the latest news, financial news, weather warnings, election results, etc.
This plugin updates the news with jQuery and AJAX in real time and your users will be able to see your latest news without updating the page, your news will be automatically updated in real time when the website administrator add new content from the Live News plugin in the backend. You can choose to display your latest news with the only purpose to inform your users or you can also link your news to posts, pages, external resource, etc.
Live News allows you to create two kinds of news, the Featured News and the Sliding News, the last Featured News is shown on the top with the related News Excerpt and the Sliding News are shown on the bottom.
You can customize Live News with the following options:
This plugin has been created for the desktop version of your website and is automatically turned off if your website is visited from a mobile device, this selection is not based on simple media queries but on the user-agent string combined with specific HTTP headers.
This plugin is very easy to use, install it, set your preference in the Option menu and start adding your news.
Live News includes the following resources: