The Notices component of SPMM allows the admin to display notices to users across their WordPress site. Here are some of the key features that this component will bring to the table:
This component is not intended as a full-fledged marketing pop-up – if you need that kind of heavy-duty functionality there are lots of dedicated WordPress plugins that fit the bill. Instead, this component is intended as a lightweight notices component that can be used to make sure your users are aware of certain things without being overly intrusive.
To activate the NOTICES component:
The component should now be enabled.
To add a new notice:
If your notice is NOT set up as a footer notice, then the only way the user will see your notices is if you place the notice short-code somewhere on the site.
The notice short-code is shown in the notices list under MEMBER MANAGER->NOTICES or inside each notice setup page on the right hand side.
The short-code can also be added to a page, post or any location where a short-code can be used. It can also be used in WordPress php code using the do_shortcode function.
Note: If a notice is set up as a footer and then the short-code is also placed on a page/post where the footer notice should appear, only the short-code notice will be visible to the user. In this situation the footer notice will NOT appear. Otherwise, the user will see the notice twice which is usually an undesirable outcome.
The component has some global settings: