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Flying Message script II
Description: Embed any external HTML document onto the page and fly it across the screen, with this cool DHTML script! Since the content to animate is a separate document, the job of updating and modifying it becomes a breeze. Use this script to display site announcements, news, featured content etc. The possibilities are endless...
This script differs from the original Flying Message script in that it is considerably more robust, accepting almost any external HTML document to display without a problem. Version 1 (which only works in NS 4+), is not that forgiving.
Demo: Watch for the flying
message IE 5 users!
Step 1: Simply copy the below into the <HEAD> section of your page:
Step 2: Lastly, add the following to the <BODY> tag itself, like below:<body onLoad="if (document.all&&window.print) readymessage()">
Fly away Peter Pan!
Configuring the script
As always, we tried to make this script as easy to configure as possible. There are four variables in the code above you'll need to modify, all which are explained below: