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Design and Display Wordpress Banners

If you run a WordPress website you should always be thinking of ways to better engage your audience. One way to do this is through on-site messaging and notifications. Notification banners work particularly well for holiday sales and discounts. They can also be a good way to announce a new blog article, product launch, or feature. WordPress announcement banners can drastically improve your conversion rates. They also are a great way to increase engagement on your website. If this sounds like something you need then follow along as we show you how to design and display your announcement banner on your WordPress website.

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Create your announcement banner using newclick.io

Prepare Your Announcement Banner

Start by creating an account with newclick.io. Newclick helps you create and schedule promotional announcements on your WordPress website. You can schedule a start and end date for your discount or holiday promotions. Use countdown timers, links, and emoji. Choose your background and text color and make your banner look amazing.

Installing Your Announcement Banner

After you set up your account with newclick.io, create your first banner. Once you've done that, the last step is to install the newclick.io announcement banner onto your WordPress site. An Easy way to do that is by using a plugin.

  • Log in to your WordPress site.
  • Go to Plugins > Add new.
  • Search for "Header and Footer Scripts".
  • Click "Install Now" and activate the plugin.

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Use the Header and Footer Scripts Plugin To Install Custom JavaScript files to WordPress.

Now you're ready to copy/paste the newclick.io code snippet into your Header section. After you've saved your banner in newclick.io, click on the install code snippet button. Copy and paste the code snippet to the "Header" section of the "Header and Footer Scripts" Plugin.

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Copy and paste your code snippet to your WordPress Site.
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Copy and paste your code snippet to your WordPress Site.

And that's it! Make sure your banner is in the "Active" state and it will be displayed on your website. Next read how to schedule your announcement banner for your holiday promotions.