This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

WP Announce


Clean announcement plugin that reveals a neat popup when user visits your site. You can set who sees the announcement and when to display it. You can set a background image and specify the dimension of your pop up window. This can be used for one timed announcements, adverts or reminders.


  • Annoucement popup screen.
  • Announcement admin area.


  1. Install the WP-Announce Plugin either via the plugin directory, or by uploading the files to your server (in the /wp-content/plugins/ directory).
  2. Activate the plugin.
  3. By default an announcement is set up for you. You can add as many as you want.

You can now manage your announcements and app settings from the new Announcements menu on your WordPress admin menu.


February 8, 2017
It worked very very very slow on one website and crashes another one. Avoid………………….
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Change log


  • Initial Release


  • Text update and code cleanup


  • Code cleanup


  • Tag Refactoring


  • intermittent bug fix – javascript conflict
  • Persistent cookie fix


  • conflict fix with custom themes


  • Major Rework to plugin popup to address conflicts on some themes.
  • Enable or disable tracking