SQOOP is a startup as news discovery service, founded by Bill Hankes and David Kellum. The service is designed to help journalists find what’s interesting is going on before it really becomes the news. It does this by unlocking company information from public data websites.
WordPress features are going more magazine type day by day. Like in 2014, the default WordPress theme lets you create a responsive magazine website using a sleek, modern design. Continue reading Best Plugins To Use WordPress As An Online Magazine
News Manager is the brand new WordPress plugin by dfactory.eu. It not only adds a news post type but provides you many other features and customization options. The plugin lets you publish, manage and display news, manage date archives, quick AJAX Calendar, Categories, Tags and much more.
You can easily place am ajaxified live ticker inside any of your WordPress Post, Page and other Custom Post Types using a simple shortcode
Installation & Usage
First install and activate the new Liveticker WordPress Plugin. Upon activation the plugin adds a new menu ‘Liveticker’ in your admin section Dashboard:
- Create an initial Ticker Post and allocate it to the initiated Ticker. Now publish the Ticker Post.
- Open a post, page, CPT or whatever where you want to place your Ticker.
- Use the shortcode [ticker slug] in the text. Remember to replace the word slug with your actual ticker slug from the initiated Ticker you created in earlier step. Save the post.
- Now you can create Ticker Posts just by clicking Add New in the Ticker Post-Section.
Screenshot showing tick edit screen:
Screenshot showing content edit with ticker shortcode inserted:
Screenshot showing frontend look with the standard-settings:
Using this new menu you can easily create and manage tickers, you can set ticker refresh interval time, use custom CSS and use own RSS-Feeds for each ticker you created, you can initiate unlimited tickers on your Posts; not in a single post, but in different posts.
WP News Bulletin allows you to publish news as a CPT and display them in a sliding sidebar widget, when a news headline is clicked it gets displayed in a lightbox overlay from where your users can read full news articles.
7feeds ticker is a beautiful and highly customizable RSS ticker widget plugin for WordPress site owners. The widget allows you to display vertically scrolling external and internal RSS feeds (via URLs), you can display multiple feeds from different URLs, you an use various color themes, customizeble colors, fonts, titles, dimensions and other advanced scrolling options. It loads immediately and works smoothly.
Hacker Bundle is basically a package of some selected web application and services for hackers. You can get this bundle from its website HackerBundle.Com.
Mozilla with a group of other powerful organisations launched a new website with address StopWatching.US. It is an online campaign created to get US Congress to question executive branch about the misuse of their powers. The campaign is now supported by various powerful organisations like Reddit, American Civil Liberties Union, Electronic Frontier Foundation and altogether there are 86 organizations including companies.
After you post your articles you can automatically display latest news related to your content in your WordPress site as a sidebar widget. Google News Widget is a simple but powerful WordPress widget plugin that activates a configurable widget for each of your post showing related news article links from Google News depending upon your post tags and categories.
News CPT is a powerful and complete WordPress plugin that allows you to publish news article from your WordPress blog. All news posts are added as custom post types and are accessible with address YourDomain.Com/NEWS. It also provides you a news taxonomy and is compatible with default taxonomies like tags and categories in your weblog. The plugin activate a sidebar widget which you can use for displaying recent news items.
If you are a blogger or you like reading about WordPress news, tutorials and other resources then you can add a simple dashboard widget (Dashboard -> Home) showing new WordPress articles and news from over 30 contributing websites.