The Zoom RSS News v2 is a complete solution to display latest rss news on your website. The widget can read XML file from local server or live RSS news. The main feature of this product is the zoom display of the RSS News. At click on the title a new window will open to display title, date, description and an image. We added two buttons to expand or collapse all news. Zoom RSS News can be used as a teaser on the main page of the website.
With more than 40+ xml settings the Zoom Rss News v2 is a must have product.
- fully customizable
- colors settable form XML
- content easy to change from XML
- RSS Ready
- animation time settable
- content html ready (bold, italics, underline, URL, images)
- easy to use by drag and drop in your project
- and much more...
The Zoom RSS news v2 has two xml files; one for the widget settings and one with the local xml news. Settings are located in the file settings.xml. The following parameters can be edited: widget width and height, background, border and shadow colour, detail panel width, height, background, border and colour, thumb width, height and border, title normal and over state and much more.
From the first group of settings it can be customized from where the widget would read the news and the options to customize the titles of the RSS nodes. The widget can read the news from a local file named news.xml or it can be set to read the news from a remote RSS feed. By default the widget is set to read the local file. To read from a remote RSS feed the option useremoteFeed has to be changed to 'yes'.
Animation time can be set in the xml file. By default is set to 1.
headerTitle='RSS NEWS ZOOM READER'
In the next group of settings is possible to customize the widget title, header height, header background color which can be full color or gradient (top and bottom color), and text color.
The width, height, background, and border of the zoom rss news widget can be customized in the XML file. For fine tunning are some settings for margins and padding. The news title, round point radius and color care be customized from xml settings.
The width, height, background, and border color of the news detail zoom panel can be customized in the XML file.
The thumb image associated to each RSS news is fully settable from XML with options for width and height, border width and colour.
The next group of settings would allow to customize the color of title, date and description from the details panel.
The close button radius and color, normal and over color can be set in the XML file.
The news have a chars limitation. This would create a read more url that would point to the URL from the RSS feed or the one set in the local news file. The target, text and color can be customized.
<mouseOutState titleColor='#666666' titleDotColor='#e4c100' />
<mouseOverState titleColor='#ffffff' titleBgColor='#1c1c1c' titleDotColor='#ffffff' />
The news has 2 options. One in normal and another in over state where it can be set the dot and title colour. On over state is settable also the background colour of the title.