This 125 Banner bar uses PHP and MySQL. Display your banner ads at the bottom of your page and features include:-
- View Banners
- Add Banners
- Remove Banners
- Modify Banners
- Total Clicks
- Total Impressions
- Click Through Rate
- Date Added
- Upload Banners
- Pause Banners
- Database backup
- Banner Timer
- Cron Job
- Date of last click (Added 19/01/2013)
Choice of colours and PositionsRemoved in v 2.2.0
- PayPal IPN
- PayPal form to take banner ads then have automatically inserted into Database
- Client statistics
- Version Update notifier (Added 21/11/2013)
Choose how many Banners to display at once, Banner Bar uses 1 MySQL Database and can be used on PHP or HTML pages.
Comes with Automatic installer (Not since version 2.8), All the Banners are randomly displayed except the client ones which are static in that they always display.
Finished first version 04/06/2011
Updated 09/06/2011 – Added settings page to make changing variables created during setup easier and modified login script so can be locked automatically after x attempts which you set on the settings page.
Updated 06/07/2011 – Added Upload function to enable uploading banners directly to Banner Bar.
Updated 18/07/2011 – Removed settings.html, added better error handlers and tidied up the look and feel overall.
Updated 19/07/2011 – Added version info and notifier. (Put back in version 3).
Updated 20/07/2011 – Fixed bug in remembering auto lock selection.
Updated 01/08/2011 – Added banner pause. Click on banner to toggle pause.
Updated 22/11/2011 – Fixed install file to run with register_globals off.
Updated 28/11/2011 – Released New Installer and fixed some bugs.
28/11/2011 – Added new column to settings table to hold unique key used to unlock login page and modified lock system so now user gets email and unique id sent in order to unlock login page.
12/12/2011 – Released version 2.
15/12/2011 – Updated timer function so now you you can choose from 12 hours to 1 year.
18/01/2013 – Updated Front End design to a new look and made it responsive so the width adjusts based on the number of banners displayed.
23/01/2013 – Added lastClick column to banner bar table to display date of last click
23/01/2013 – Added option to except Client banners from paying guests using PayPal IPN along with integrated form which takes the details, gets payment, inserts into the database then emails you and you can approve or deny the banner, If approved client gets usinque link where they can view there stats else one saying banners been declined and refund will be processed shorty. (
21/11/2013 – Now uses PHP PDO Data Objects for database access making it quicker and more secure as well as easier to code. Re-wrote nearly from the ground giving a tidier directory structure and making it quicker. More use of ajax for updating database on the fly and Write Less Do More approach so now uses more functions to avoid duplication of code and Alerts you when a new Version becomes available.
13/12/2013 – Fixed issue with keylock emails
17/12/2013 – Replaced modal window so now is scrollable for smaller screens and fixed delete so deletes banners from folder when deleting entry from database
Got an idea for the next version?
email me or comment below.
- More detailed stats
- Other Banner sizes?
- For a $10 fee i can offer installation payable via paypal
- For as little as $20 i can offer custom modifications payable via paypal
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