Web Push Notifications allow users to receive messages instantly from your website even when users are away from it. Using the power of Google Firebase, this app can help you increase engagement of your network by notifying them about their interactions, friend requests and more on their desktop. You can also create your own message and send it to targeted receivers or scheduled to achieve max engagement.
With this app, you will have the ability to send unlimited push notifications with no extra hosting cost. Moreover, we make it simple! You will find it easy to learn using this app and we sure that we will love it as much as we do.
Operation compatibility: OSX, Windows and Android (from Android 6.0 and above)
After installing the app, you have to config FCM (Firebase Cloud Messaging) for this app to work.
Integrated with PHPFox Notifications: Users can get a push notification whenever there is a new notification update for them in your community.
Real-time, Instant Push Notifications: Without visiting your website, users will get to know about friend requests, notifications, etc. as soon as the action happens.
Custom, Personalized Notifications: You can send notification yourself. Customize notification with image, title and message of your choice and send it to users. Redirect subscribers to a URL of your website or an external page by adding a link to your notification.
Targeted, Meaningful Notifications: Send custom notifications in targeted manner to users based on user group, gender, country, city, IP address, province and more.
Schedule Your Notifications: Sending push notifications at a time when your users are most active will increase a chance of getting more traffic. This app will allow you to schedule your notifications to be sent at a date and time of your choice.
Supports Multiple Browsers: This plugin supports all major web browsers: Chrome: 50+, Mozilla: 44+ and Opera Mobile: 37+
Mobile Compatible: Works perfectly with Chrome mobile browser, thus enabling you to build your user-base and engage them across mobiles and tablets too.
Manage Subscribers: You can manage all subscribers of your website, can view which browsers they are subscribing and send a notification to them.
Send Unlimited Notifications: This plugin enables sending unlimited push notifications.
Custom Notifications Delivery Status and Re-sending: You can check delivery status of custom notifications and can even re-send notifications to subscribed users.You can also stop notification that has not yet finished.
Clear your cache site (at Admin CP > Maintenance > Cache Manager > Clear Cache).
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1. Release Date: July 27, 2020
2. Best Compatibility: phpFox 4.6.x - 4.8.x
3. Bugs fixed:
Receive Web Push Notification with wrong language
Decode issue with Unicode message
Conflict with IM chat when using FireBase
4. Changed files:
1. Release Date: April 5, 2018
2. Best Compatibility: phpFox 4.6.x
Question 1: I cannot see notifications while I'm visiting website. Why does it happen?
Instead of sending only push notification, this app create a according site's notification. While you're visiting website, you will definitely receive site's notification. The push notification, at the time, is not neccessary. As a result, this app will not show push notification in this case.
Question 2: Why I must configure FCM Settings? And how to do it?
You must config FCM settings so your site would be able to push notification using Google Firebase. Follow the instruction below for how to do it: Add Firebase to your web app. - For Project Server Key: you can found your server key in your Firebase App console > Project Settings > Cloud Messaging - For Snippet Code: you can found it in your Firebase App console > Project Settings > General > Add Firebase to your web app Video Guide: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_RiZQD8rxuY