Reading progressbar

Description

Get a reading position indicator as a progress bar and show it where you want: top, bottom or custom position in differents templates or post types.

Very lightweight, it uses <progress> HTML5 element and few lines of javascript.

Options:

  • Progress bar’s height
  • Foreground color
  • Background color
  • Position (top, bottom, custom)
  • Class/ID of HTML element to fix the bar (if custom position selected)
  • Page templates
  • Post types (natives or custom)

Credits :

Screenshots

  • Plugin option page.
  • Reading Progressbar in custom fixed position on Twenty Seventeen Theme.

Installation

  1. Install the plugin and activate.
  2. Go to Settings > Reading Progressbar to manage plugin’s options.

FAQ

Does it works on WordPress network/multisite?

Sorry but this plugin doesn’t supports network/multisite installation in it’s free/public version.
It will be fixed on version 2.0. Contact me if you want to help or ask for more informations.

Reviews

སྤྱི་ཟླ་བདུན་པ། 29, 2021
Super, fait ce qu'il doit faire et il le fait bien. Merci beaucoup pour ce plugin.
སྤྱི་ཟླ་གསུམ་པ། 8, 2020
This is working very nicely for me, simple and useful settings... I appreciate that the author makes it freely available...
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Contributors & Developers

“Reading progressbar” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

“Reading progressbar” has been translated into 6 locales. Thank you to the translators for their contributions.

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Changelog

1.3

  • Performance enhancement for better support for Google Core Web Vitals: enqueue stylesheets and scripts only when necessary.

1.2.3

  • Fixed a jQuery error and adding WP 5.7 compatibility. Props @maxpertici.

1.2.2

  • Removed an unwanted console.log.

1.2.1

  • Gutenberg and WordPress 5.0/5.1 compatibility. Works fine.

1.2

  • Add german translation and fixed a JS bug while loading the progressbar value. We need to load the whole page before display the bar 🙂

1.1

  • i18n ready.

1.0

  • Plugin initial commit. Works fine 🙂