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I saw this Javascript feature tour file today, and was curious how I would go about implementing it on the homepage of a WordPress site.

Ideally, I'd like to add it so it only shows up if and only if a user is on the homepage and have never been there before. I'm new to this though, and I'm not sure how to implement it. I found this previous question but I'm not sure how I would use it in this context. How would I use it on the homepage, and what files would I have to edit?

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You would enqueue it, this is how Javascript is added to WordPress properly. This function would typically go in your theme's functions.php or in a plugin.

function my_scripts_intro() {
     is_front_page(){
         wp_enqueue_script( 'introjs','path to ..intro.js' );
         wp_enqueue_style( 'introcss','path to ..intro.css' );
        }
}

add_action( 'wp_enqueue_scripts', 'my_scripts_intro' );

To determine the state of the visitor you would probably want to use cookies.

ps. This questions is very common please use the search.

  • Thanks for the information on enqueuing. If I added this code into the functions.php file, what file would I edit to call it on the homepage? – TRBS Mar 16 '13 at 5:54
  • This is what the code above does ....is_front_page ... link – Wyck Mar 16 '13 at 5:55

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