RSS marquee is a simple module to scroll the rss feed title in the joomla website. Basically this module reads the given rss feed and display the title with simple HTML marquee(scroll) in the selected location. we can use this to display the latest news feed from the other website. the module demo available below. no coding knowledge required to setup this module, just follow the article step by step to configure the module.
Feature of this module
- Easy to customize
- Easy styles override option
- Configurable scroll amount
- Option to update scroll delay
- Option to update the scroll direction
- Option to pause the scroller on mouse over
Live demo available below. Please check my other module to scroll the feed vertically.
Module installation instruction
- Download rss marquee module from the download location.
- Log into the administrator section of your site.
- Go to Extensions ==> Manage ==> Install menu.
- Click Browse button and select the downloaded ZIP file.
- Click Upload & install button to complete the installation.
Creating a new module instance
In your Joomla admin go to the Modules (Extensions ==> Modules in your admin menu). You should see the module rss marquee listed among the others. Simply click on the module name to open the module editor.
If you cannot find an instance of your new module, click the new button. The new module should be listed among the types available, select rss marquee which will create a new instance.
Module admin screen
Set up the module parameters
RSS link: Enter the rss feed which you want to display into your website
Scroll amount: This property is for scroll amount.
Scroll delay: This property is for scroll delay.
Direction: Select the direction which you want to scroll the text.
Style: Here we can type the HTML CSS style.
Frequently asked questions
Q1. Is possible to update the scrolling speed?
Yes, Option available in the module parameter, Update Scroll Delay value.
Q2. Is possible to update the scrolling direction?
Yes, Option available in the module parameter, select Direction value.
Q3. Is possible to update the scrolling text style?
Yes, Option available in the module parameter, Update the Style text-box value from the module admin.