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    PrestaShop News Ticker Block {User-Guide}

    Updated 10 February 2023

    PrestaShop News Ticker Block : A news ticker is primarily a horizontal, text-based block to display your hottest content to your website visitors. Most tickers are displayed in the form of text moving across the screen.

    PrestaShop News Ticker Block allows you to easily add your own custom text with links and display a variety of information to your users.

    Note: PrestaShop News Ticker Block module is compatible with multishop and PrestaShop version 8.x.x.

    Check the overview of the plugin in the video mentioned-below –


    • Add News Ticker Block on the homepage or all pages of the website.
    • Select whether to place ticker block at the top or bottom of the website.
    • Change the font size of the text to be display on the ticker block.
    • Set the movement speed of the text inside the ticker block.
    • Customize the ticker font and background colour.
    • Add a link to the news ticker block.
    • Set the movement direction of ticker text, left to right or right to left.
    • Choose whether to stop text on mouse hover or not.


    1. Go to Back office > Modules and Services > Upload a Module
    Click to upload a module

    2.Drop or select your module zip file

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    Drop or select the file of the module

    Module would be automatically installed.


    Once PrestaShop News Ticker Block is installed successfully admin has to configure this module.

    module is successfully installed

    Or go to Installed module, search for News Ticker Block and configure this module.

    proceed to configure

    Now admin has to configure the News Ticker Block settings as per requirement.

    Configure news ticker block

    Click save to successfully configure the module.


    Once the module has been configured, admin can add new ticker from back office.

    Go to News Ticker tab > Add new ticker

    Add a new news ticker block

    Admin needs to fill in the details for the new ticker.

    Fill the form to add news ticker

    After entering the details for the new ticker, click on save to create your News Ticker Block.


    Once News Ticker Block is created, admin can check the changes made at the front end.

    News Ticker Block when ticker position is set to top.

    news ticker at home page on the header

    News Ticker Block when ticker position is set to bottom.

    news ticker at home page on the footer

    Admin can see the changes made to the color of ticker message and ticker block background. Also set the font size of the ticker.

    customize background colour of the news ticker block

    Movement of ticker message when set left to right.

    movement of news ticker set to left to right

    Movement of ticker message when set right to left. Also admin can check and set the movement speed of the ticker.

    Set movement speed of news ticker

    So that’s how you can add a News Ticker Block. Now you and your visitors can see this automated News Ticker on your website.


    For any kind of technical assistance or query, please raise a ticket or send us a mail at [email protected]

    Also, please explore our PrestaShop development services and vast range of quality PrestaShop addons.

    Current Product Version - 4.2.0

    Supported Framework Version - 8.x.x, 1.7.x.x

    Blog Version - 8.x.x, 1.7.x.x
    • Version 8.x.x, 1.7.x.x
    • Version 1.6.x.x
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  • Tito Oliveira
    Is it possible to make the loop without the break time in the text?
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