Jquery Scrolling News Ticker, Jquery Headlines Ticker Customizable

Jquery has become very popular script and first choice of many developers world wide. It is easy use, implement and shows a powerful play with few lines of code.

Corporate websites always has a demand of displaying latest company news in website mostly on home page or header.

This scrolling script can be easily modified to suit your needs. It contains a customizable CSS to modify width, height, font, background, color as per your needs.


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The text which is required to be placed in scrolling is required to be embed in a <div> like below with id=”tickerContainer”.

Every news headline and text is to be placed in separate <dt> tag like below-

<div id="tickerContainer">
<div id="ticker">
<dt>Middle East peace talks</dt><dd>Israel and the Palestinians agree to resume direct negotiations for the first time in 20 months, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says..</dd>
<dt>UN calls for Pakistan helicopters</dt><dd>More helicopters are urgently needed to deliver aid to the millions of Pakistanis still cut off by devastating floods, says the UN.</dd>
<dt>Chernobyl decline linked to DNA</dt><dd>Scientists working in Chernobyl find a way to predict which species are likely to be most severely..</dd>
<dt>United by loss</dt><dd>US Lockerbie families feel betrayed over Megrahi release..</dd>

If you want you can also make the above dynamic using PHP. For example if you are receiving the news content from a database table you can write a simple php news scrolling script as below-

<div id="tickerContainer">
<div id="ticker">


//Assuming you have the values in an array as Key=>value pair

foreach($news as $key=>$val)

//$key is a headline and $val is description

echo "<dt class=\"headline\">" . $key . "</dt> <dd class=\"text\">" . $val . </dd>




So easy to customize as per your needs.

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