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Reading Progress is small WordPress plugin that creates a progress bar that indicates how much you’ve scrolled on a website.
It’s very useful to show the reading progress on page or a blog post.
Generally, such indicators are used on long articles and help readers understand how far they are from finishing the article.
It support most popular browsers: Chrome, Firefox, Safari, IE8+ and mobile browsers.

Now your readers have a graphical view of the estimation time and reading progress.

Features list

  • Easy to use: Install & Go
  • Works with all Themes
  • Full Responsive, works on all devices
  • Show the progress bar only on certain pages. Assign it to just about anything you want
  • Easy to customise
  • Customizable position
  • Customizable colors
  • Customizable height
  • 6 styles available, with unlimited colors and gradients
  • Support For Mobile Devices
  • Valid HTML5 Code
  • Cross-browser Compatible
  • Lightweight and Fast
  • Native JavaScript, without jQuery
  • All major browsers supported: Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Android browser, Opera, iOs browser
  • Installation Guide
  • Detailed Users Manual

6 months support by 42theme

Item support includes:

  • All future updates made available for this item are included with purchase
  • Availability of the author to answer questions
  • Get assistance with reported bugs and issues
  • Help with included 3rd party assets

Item support does not include:

  • Customizations and installations

For more details, view the item support policy.

Item Contents

  • 01_Plugin
  • 02_Documentation
  • Licensing


If you have any questions please feel free to email us via contact form here.


2.0.0 – 13 November 2021
+ Show progress bar not for the entire page height, but for a specific part.
+ Added new styles.
+ Added custom gradients support.
+ Added custom shadow support.
+ Added Offset support. Move progress bar up or down.
# Fully Code Refactored.
# Based on powerful Master Plugin framework.
1.2.1 – 5 June 2019
# Fixed bug with additional bar styles.
1.2.0 – 20 November 2018
# Fixed PHP Warning: in_array() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in /home/public_html/xxxxx.xxx/wp-content/plugins/t42-rpb/t42-rpb.php on line 645
^ Improved translation.
^ Fully Code Refactoring.
^ Optimised css and js files.
1.1.0 – 14 May 2017
+ Added: Settings link on plugin page
+ Added: Assignments. By selecting the specific assignments you can limit where progress bar should or shouldn't be published.
+ Added: Preview of styles in the admin panel.
+ Added: 2 New animated styles for progress bar: Shine, Glow.
^ Changed: Optimized and minimized JS and CSS files.
# Fixed: Bug with custom CSS field
# Fixed: Bug with z-index of progress bar
1.0.0 – 15 April 2017
+ Initial release

Product Author:42Theme