Modern News Ticker for WordPress

Modern News Ticker for WordPress


Modern News Ticker is a powerful, flexible, fast, easy to use and customize news ticker. It offers a varied number of features while still being lightweight and very easy to work with:
  • It comes with 15 different themes to choose from.
  • It has 4 different effects: scroll, fade, type and slide.
  • It has 4 different layouts that include news items, front label and control buttons.
  • The corners can be set to either round or square.
  • It can load RSS, JSON and Twitter feeds.
  • The feeds can be set to automatically refresh.
  • It has 30 settings available that control the content, effects, feeds and other behaviors.
  • It has 3 methods that control the autoplay and the feed refresh.
  • It is responsive.
  • It includes continued support and upgrades.

This is the WordPress version of the jQuery plugin that has over 1500 sales. If you are looking for the jQuery plugin, you can find it here.


Future updates and developments will be listed here and the files will be free for anyone who has purchased the ticker at any time.

1.2 (19 July 2017):
  • Improved the code comments for the main plugin file.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing the post type single page not to work properly without updating the permalinks.
  • Improved the way the JSON feed is loaded when “Load type” set to “Process”.
  • Made improvements to the insert modal look and code.
  • A few other small code improvements.
1.1 (8 June 2017):
  • Fixed an issue that was causing the shortcode content not to be displayed in the proper place sometimes.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing the ticker post page not to display properly in some older versions of PHP installs.
  • Improved the code so that the same ticker (with the same ID) can now be added multiple times on the same page.
  • Improved the code so that the ticker CSS file is only loaded when the shortcode is used on the page.
  • Improved the update functionality so that it is no longer required to deactivate the plugin when updating the files.
  • Added support to be able to install the Envato Market plugin from an admin notification. This can be used to easily install and update any of your Envato WP projects, including the ticker.
  • Made a series of other small modifications and improvements.
1.0 (6 May 2017):
  • Launched.