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Reading Progress Bar for Joomla Website Builder Gridbox Without Code

Reading Progress Bar for Joomla Website Builder Gridbox Without Code

Some of the tips & tricks become a full-fledged part of the Gridbox functionality. So, for example, it was with Sticky Columns, Full Section Scrolling that later migrated to the One Page Menu plugin. Also, maybe you remember the recent tutorial about the Reading progress bar for Gridbox sites? At your request, we have developed a plugin to optimize your work.


Reading Progress Bar


We'll not write about what a Reading Progress Bar is and what it is for. This information you can find in the tips & tricks blog category. Today we'll just tell you about the functionality of the new plugin.

Reading Progress Bar is a complete plugin for Joomla website builder Gridbox with its own settings and styles. This means you no longer need to use custom code to add the reading progress indicator. Now it's enough just to add the plugin and configure it the way you want.

Adding Reading Progress Bar - Joomla Website Builder Gridbox


Configuring and Styling Reading Progress Bar


Does your site have a blog? Well, then Reading Progress Bar is just what you need. The best place to put a new plugin is the Single Post Layout. But if you want the plugin to be displayed on all site pages, add it to the header.


Displaying Reading Progress Bar


Do you want the plugin to show the progress of reading the entire page or just the content? Use the Display option that provides you two ways to display the reading progress indicator: Page and Content.


Reading Progress Bar Position


You can now easily add a progress bar indicator on the top or bottom of your pages. Where to show the reading progress bar is up to you. To do this, use the Position option.

Reading Progress Bar Position - Joomla Website Builder Gridbox


Reading Progress Bar Design


Of course, we haven't forgotten about plugin design settings. To make the plugin perfectly match the overall style of your site, use the Bar and Background color settings. And also set the Height of the progress bar to accent it or keep it neat.

Reading Progress Bar Design - Joomla Website Builder Gridbox


Conclusion


Help readers understand how far they have progressed and how much is left before completion. Just add the Reading Progress Bar to your site. Now it's even easier and without a single line of code, only intuitive settings.



Oh, one more thing! We have added a new feature that easily disables all Google fonts on your site with just one click. It's awesome, isn't it?

Disable Google Fonts - Joomla website builder Gridbox

The Disable Google Fonts option improves the performance of your site and helps you comply with GDPR requirements.


Changelist

v.2.12.10 - 23/02/2022

  • Added: Reading Progress Bar;
  • Added: Disable Google Fonts;
  • Added: The Download button in the modal window for viewing uploaded images in comments and reviews submissions;
  • Improved: Auto Scroll in the plugin One page menu;
  • Fixed: Issue with copying the color settings of the Button plugin through Copy Style;
  • Fixed: Issue with displaying moderators in comments and reviews settings.