Coming Soon Pro is used for site maintenance, coming soon info or as a landing page plugin, and has some awesome options!
Lets take a closer look.
Here is a video presentation I made showing the various options. I made a coming soon screen for a Norwegian web site that does yoga, massage etc. I have also added screenshots further below as well.
After having installed the Pro version you can go ahead an uninstall the free version.
Options are located under Settings -> Coming Soon Pro.
Coming Soon Pro
Settings – Design – Advanced – Subscribers – Live Preview
When the plugin is enabled by turning on Status in Settings. An alert will show up top next to your login name.
(Mine looks like this since I use the black and red profile colors.)
– General –
Status – From the screenshot you can see that I have enabled Coming Soon Mode.
License Key – Insert your license key text box.
– Page Settings –
Logo – add your logo.
Headline – add the headline to the coming soon page.
Description – Add some text to your page.
– Form Settings –
Save subscribers to: Default is Database for the Coming Soon plugin. There are many options to choose from.
– Database Settings –
Enable New Subscriber Notifications
Send Notifications to this Email
– After Subscribe Settings –
Thank you or incentive Message – The response a new subscriber will get from you.
Share Buttons – Select which social share buttons to add to your page. NB! Remember to add social urls further down.
Display Referrer Link
– Progress Bar Settings –
Enable Progress Bar – Enabling this setting opens the other settings below.
Start and End Date
Percent Complete Override
Progress Bar Effect
Remember to save on occasion.
– Countdown Settings –
— Check the screenshot for the various options-
– Header –
Favicon – Add your favorite icon visible on the browser tab.
SEO Title – Add a search engine optimization title.
SEO Meta Description – Add a description that the search engines will see.
Analytics Code – Here you add your Google Analytics code.
If you do not have one you can go to this Google Analytics link.
– Footer Credit –
Credit Image – Footer credit image.
Credit Link – Footer credit image link.
– Social Media Profiles –
Social Media Icons Size
Social Profiles – Add your various social profiles you want to have visible on the coming soon page.
– Language Strings – The developer has even added a section for changing the language!
— Check the below screenshot for various language strings we can change. —
A screenshot of the Settings section.
– Background –
Cover or Stretch – Scales the image to fit the screen.
Enable Background Video
– Text –
Link & Button Color
Type Kit ID
– Container – The content area
Container Effects – a bunch of awesome options here!-
– Template –
See the below screenshot.
I have included a screenshot of the Design Section.
– Access –
Options: Client View URL
Access by IP
Acess by Role
Landing Page Mode
Include URL Pattern
Exclude URL Pattern
– <> Scripts –
Enable wp_head & wp_footer
Disable Custom Code Template
– Import / Export –
If you selected to use the Database then whomever fills out the newsletter/contact form will be added to the Subscriber section.
Live Preview section
Previews your modifications along the way after a save.
If you ask me why I added all these screens….. I hope many other developers see these options and do similar. It is my goal to share great work, and these are really great and clear options nicely ordered in logical groups.
Please share with others.