Whether you want to advertise a sale, your newest product or a specific landing page a notification bar is the way to go. This simple addition to your site commands attention and helps drive traffic to your money making pages. But even if your WordPress theme doesn’t include this feature, it’s easy to add a notification bar with a plugin.
Depending on your needs, there are quite a few notification bar options available. But we’ve put together a list of what we think are your best options. Each of the plugins we’re sharing have been recently updated and offer the ability to add a link (which is perhaps the most important key feature of a WordPress notification bar). So let’s get started!
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1. Easy Notification Bar
Add a simple notice bar to your WordPress site with the Easy Notification Bar plugin. This option really is the easiest on our list – just install and head to the live customizer to setup your notification bar. The plugin includes quick and easy options to add a tagline, set a text alignment, choose a font size, edit your button text, add a link and customize the background/text color. That’s it! You can add a notification bar to your WordPress site in minutes. Best of all, this lightweight plugin works with most themes (including our own Total theme) and plays nice with popular plugins (like the WPBakery Page Builder and Elementor).
Add custom notification bars with FooBar. This popular plugin includes options for unlimited notice bars, multiple notification types (add announcements, CTAs and cookie notices), customization and styling options, 8 ready to use color schemes, visibility settings, emoji support and easy back or front end preview.
But for a more professional look you’ll definitely want to upgrade to Foobar Pro. This enables options for advanced notification bar layout options (including a countdown bar), gradients, custom colors and font sizes, 12 notification locations, impressive animation effects, and top notch support from the dev team
Looking for something with more options? Consider Brave. This all-in-one plugin offers tons of features for sticky notification bars as well as advanced forms, interactive popups, quizzes, cookie notice, social chat, related post recommendation, and so much more. And everything is easily customizable with the Brave drag and drop editor. You can add your own text, colors, countdown, button, images and overlays, icons, newsletter forms,
This article was written by Kyla and originally published on WPExplorer.