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Ultimate XML News - Automatic thumbnails & summaries

Ultimate XML News - Automatic thumbnails & summaries

This news file is designed from the ground up to be easy to update, customize and understand. Everything is driven via XML so the file is very easy to maintain. The automatic summaries and thumbnails make it even quicker to get your news out there.

Please take time to read the news posts in the preview as they explain the functions of the file. Make sure you hit the read more button!


  • Automatically generated thumbnails
  • Automatically generated summaries
  • Intelligent scrollbar
  • HTML and CSS support
  • Image Preloaders
  • XML driven
  • Easy to use HUGE configuration section in code
  • Very easy to customise
  • Multiple authors
  • Clean code, help file and lots of comments
  • Easy to change amount of items shown at a time
  • smooth in/out animation
  • Main preloader


  • Fixed link bug in auto summary


  • thumbType – choose between sliced or scaled thumbnails
  • thumbSlicePoint – choose position of slice
  • thumbOffset – lets you scale before you take the slice
  • fixed more button highlight typo
  • fixed mainAuthor on large post
  • Fixed counter when the total posts is less than the number of posts per page
  • Disabled older button if not needed on load
  • Stopped xml caching
  • added full foreign characters support
  • Option to choose how many posts move at a time
  • Better foreign language support
  • Links handled better in automatic summaries


The ultimate creative template has been designed from the ground up to be
easy to update, customize and understand. Each section has its own external
xml config file so you can access nearly 300 options without opening Flash!
To put in your own images just upload them, its really that easy to use.