Scrolling news feed

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Project Description

I. Intro

Interested in a wordpress template to display various fields to display predefined news. It will be built in a Wordpress template with the news display scrolling from top to bottom.

II. The page setup entry will have several fields that can be programmed to have certain character lengths. It will be so that if you press “+” within the page design, another field will appear with a title for the field. Otherwise, below will be fixed or saved style.

The initial fields will be:

1. Field 1 with 16 characters Probably the title part of wordpress ($handler)

2. Field 2 with 140 characters (short pitch)

3. Field 3 with 5 characters(FS1Yr). User enter 2 numbers and a percent will display. (B-A)/A = %. a = yr 1#, b = yr 2#.

4. Field 4 with 5 characters(FE1Yr) same calculations for #3.

5. Field 5 - 4 character score number.

6. Field 6 Hi-^5 social when clicked. Field 6 with 2 or 3 characters with the ability to click and: direct message twitter friends, share on LinkedIn, share on Twitter, or share on FB. If they send a message/share they will send a predefined message example: @XXXX Check out this deal “link....” The link will be page that shows the basic details of above but in a page format.

Field 6 will also have a "*" if the $handler twits something with its @handler. It will look like ^5* for 24 hrs.

7. + add more field for Wordpress post.

Within the page setup a blinking text feature can also be enabled for a certain amount of days or a predetermined date in the future to turn off.

8. This section of the post page will have a field to enter an entire ticker line with a link/domain linked to it so that when a user clicks on a scrolling line, the user will directed to the assigned domain.

This page above will display in a horizontal fashion and scroll from top to bottom. There will also be a setting for the color of the text for each page line and background color. Also, if a user is not logged in field 2 will say "please sign in" .


III. Setup:

Username setup will be with this api. . [url removed, login to view] I will provide the api kit for you. A user must create a user name and must have a twitter account handler to link.

Also on the setup page the user can send invites to their friends either with gmail, yahoo, hotmail, LNKD, Twit, FB.

A check mark of deals sent out and partner deals automatically check marked. If uncheck then no email sending. Their wise connect it to mailchimp or just email me name and email.

IV. Updated ticker

1. The ticker will scroll at one speed. It will also reappear a ticker line any time a tick line is clicked it will update that tick line meaning somebody went to the linked domain. The update will be shown to all users. It will show that ticker line again and continue scrolling as before.

3. If a user retweets or updates in field 8 and a user clicks on link it will update again that ticker line.

4. The color of the scrolling ticker display will be purple from 1:00 pm pacific till 6:30 am pacific. After that, the colors that are defined on each postDon't forget day light savings. All stats will be a 24 hr cycle.

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