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JB News Ticker


This plugin will enable news ticker in your wordpress theme. You can embed news ticker via shortcode in everywhere you want, even in theme files.

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  • Installed in demo server.


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.


  1. Upload plugin-directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Use shortcode in page, post or in widgets.
  4. If you want news ticker in your theme php, Place <?php echo do_shortcode('YOUR_SHORTCODE'); ?> in your templates


General Ticker


Change Title, Speed and Count

[jbticker id="1" speed="2000" title="Breaking News" count="2" animation="typing"]

Post By category

[jbticker id="2" category="news"]

Change Title, Speed and Count

[jbticker id="3" speed="2000" title="Breaking News" count="3" animation="typing"]

Change Theme

[jbticker id="4" theme="4" rounded="true" animation="fade"]

Change Animation

[jbticker id="5" theme="3" rounded="false" animation="slide"]
  • Speacial Note: If you use more than one JB News Ticker shortcode in a same page or post so you must be used different nimber id like id=”1″, id=”2″, id=”3″ etc.


How do I install this plugin?

You can install as others regular wordpress plugin. No different way. Please see on installation tab.

Why this plugin doesn’t support link in ticker?

If you need link support in ticker, you have to purchase premium version. Premium version is coming soon. Please wait for that.


Îlon 3, 2016
Easy to use. Works great! Only complaint is the text for the link area is really small. Would like option in shortcode to enlarge.
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Contributors & Developers

“JB News Ticker” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Initial Release