Brief overview of the News Lister main features and functionality
Easy installation & no database used
Installing News Lister is as easy as copying its files
to the folder or website on which you want to have it installed on. It's neither necessary to run
a web installer, nor create any databases - the information
is stored in XML files and no MySQL or other database is used.
The script and its full not encrypted source codes can be downloaded
as a .zip file for free. The file can be unzipped and uploaded to your
website folder to setup easily News Lister on your site.
Administration panel to manage the news
The administration panel coming with the script
makes adding the news quick and easy.
It also allows to manage the different settings like
the website time zone, date format, admin email and others.
The advanced WYSIWYG editor coming with the script
allows to format and edit the news content, insert in them
lists, tables, format the fonts and others.
It also provides the option to edit directly the html
code of the news or paste your own html code.
Easy to translate
News Lister is easy to translate - it's using a language (text) file having the
words and messages showing up on the main site and admin panel that
can be translated to any language.
Images upload and management
A jQuery multi-files upload plugin is using in the script,
so you can upload multiple images at once.
During the images upload a progress bar is displayed for the images upload -
the uploaded images can be modified also later and their order
to be changed with the included drag-and-drop functionality.
If more images are uploaded for a news, on the main website they
should after with a gallery (using the prettyPhoto plugin).
The contact form allows the users to contact the administrator -
the messages are sent by email to the email address of the administrator
set in the administration panel.
A CAPTCHA image (human verification) is also added on the contact form for a better
Easy to customize Bootstrap 3 template
The main website as well as the administration panel
are using responsive (bootstrap 3) templates and design.
The design adapts to the different devices and different screen
sizes of tablets, computers and smart phones.
The usage of bootstrap 3 templates makes easy the integration
with other bootstrap templates and also customizing the site
and administration panel colors and design.
Google Maps Integration
The integration of the Google Maps with the GEO coding
API makes easy to add maps to the news by entering an address
(the map and the latitude and longitude are calculated and taken
directly from the address).