Big Boom Alert Bar

Version: 1.2

Adds an alert message to your site's front end, anywhere within the site layout

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The alert is quickly styled and placed on your site, and easily closed by your site visitors should they choose to dismiss it. Styling You can customize the look of your alert message in a few ways. Use a simple color picker to select text and background colors for the message (no coding necessary) Add additional CSS in the plugin options if needed Placement You can specify where the alert should go within your site layout in a few different ways. Use any unique CSS-style selector (e.g. #my-div) to choose where to insert the message, or leave this blank to insert at the top of your site’s body Choose to insert the alert message either before or after your chosen page element (default is before) Use the shortcode [albar_alert] to insert the message anywhere within the content of any page or post Locations The plugin gives you several choices as to which screens should show your message. Show on all pages Show on the home page (whether it be a page or your recent posts) Show for only certain page/post ID’s

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About Big Boom Alert Bar

Description

The alert is quickly styled and placed on your site, and easily closed by your site visitors should they choose to dismiss it. Styling You can customize the look of your alert message in a few ways. Use a simple color picker to select text and background colors for the message (no coding necessary) Add additional CSS in the plugin....

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Performance

Memory Usage

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Page Speed

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Speed Test Benchmark

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- 0.03s
/(front page)
- 0.03s
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
+ 0.02s
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 0.03s
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 0.01s
/wp-admin/index.php
- 0.05s
/wp-admin/media-new.php
+ 0.04s
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
+ 0.07s
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
- 0.04s
/wp-admin/post-new.php
- 0.27s
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 0.15s
/wp-admin/upload.php
- 0.28s

Memory Usage Memory Usage Benchmark

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Pages

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Change

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+ 12.17KB
/ (front page)
+ 0.42KB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
+ 1.7KB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 1.84KB
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 1.85KB
/wp-admin/index.php
+ 1.85KB
/wp-admin/media-new.php
+ 1.73KB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
+ 1.76KB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
- 0.3KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php
+ 2.37KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 1.82KB
/wp-admin/upload.php
+ 1.71KB

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