Laser is a lightweight and easy to use WordPress plugin to add Page Loading Progress Bar. The plugin automatically detects loading progress percentage and indicates it on the progress bar. Moreover, you can use any color or gradient for the bar and display it in a convenient place on the page. The Laser WordPress plugin is useful for all kinds of sites to improve User Experience.
To install the plugin, read the article Installing WordPress Plugin. Installing the plugin takes only a few seconds.
To open the plugin settings slick Settings below plugin name on the plugins page
or in the WordPress Sidebar menu go to Laser
In the plugin settings, there are certain tabs responsible for various groups of plugin settings.
Select one of the available positions to display the bar on the page:
Select one of the available bar coloring styles: Gradient, Monochrome, Pulse.
This parameter sets the color of the progress bar using a color picker. Any of 32 million colors are available for selection.
This parameter sets the gradient color of the progress bar using a color picker. Any of 32 million colors are available for selection. The option is available when Gradient is selected in Style settings.
This parameter sets the background color of the bar using a color picker. Any of 32 million colors are available for selection.
Specify the height of the progress bar using the slider. The value can be set from 1 to 50 pixels.
Specify the speed of the progress bar. The value can be set from 100 to 3000 milliseconds.
Select the type of easing the progress bar animation. The available options:
The toggle to enable/disable the outer shadow for the progress bar.
Enable the option to start the progress bar in the opposite direction.
The toggle to enable/disable the automatic incrementing to show that something’s happening.
Do not forget to click Save Changes after changing plugin settings. After clicking this button, the settings will be saved and applied to all pages of the website.
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