Simple business directory plugin for WordPress. Custom post type with single listing and archive templates included.
|Author:||michaellautman (profile at wordpress.org)|
|WordPress version required:||4.0|
|WordPress version tested:||4.8|
|Added to WordPress repository:||04-12-2014|
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
|Total downloads:||18 392|
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Basic output of a listing, showing the title, address, phone number, url, directions link and map.
Adding a new listing is as simple as adding a new post or page.
You can choose between basic and premium listings.
Add the basic details of each listing.
Add the social links that will show in the premium listings.
Add categories, tags and a featured image to each listing.
Set your options and add custom css on the settings page.
Use HTML in the category descriptions and add an image to the category archive pages.
Got questions? See the documentation.
METHOD 1 – INSTALL FROM PLUGIN BROWSER
1. From your WordPress admin panel go to Plugins -> Add New
2. In the search box, type “Simple Directory”
3. Click install.
METHOD 2 – MANUAL UPLOAD
- Download the Simple Directory plugin ‘simple-directory.zip’
- Login to WordPress and go to Plugins-> Add New -> Upload
- Click the Choose File button and select simple-directory.zip from your hard drive.
- Click Install Now
- Once the plugin has been installed, click Activate.
METHOD 3 – FTP
- Download hCard Widget for WordPress plugin ‘simple-directory.zip’. Extract the contents of the file.
- Using your favourite FTP client, upload the folder to ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ on your server.
- Login to your WordPress account and go to the Plugins page.
- Activate the plugin.
Bug fix for custom CSS.
Improved loading of custom CSS. New settings for search result pages.
Fixed bug with new settings. Updated version compatibility.
Fixed search results template. Added new settings to disable included templates.
Improved layouts to template files. Improved help tabs. Reorganization of some settings.
Bug fixes to archive-listing.php and simple-directory.php
Maintenance release. Removed unnecessary files and functions.
Removed self-referencing link in title of single listings.
Critical bug fix.
New options for improved layout control and theme compatibility.
New option in settings (Set Content Padding) for improved theme compatibility.
Updated required plugin activator
Bug fix. Sidebar can now be displayed on listing category pages.
Listing email now displays in social icon row on premium listings. Updated POT file.
Improved compatibility with themes using Visual Composer and UberMenu
Bug fix – Website URLs are checked and corrected so links don’t break. Other phone number and fax number now display on premium listings.
Added Relevanssi to list of recommended plugins.
Fixed search shortcode bug.
Fixed problems with ability to disable Foundation CSS.
Removed unnecessary Foundation components to improve performance.
Updated Piklist Checker, users can now disable the Foundation CSS. Settings output file included.
Listing templates improved to show job title and organization for individuals.
Improved listing archive pages. Listings are now sorted alphabetically and both premium and basic listings show correctly.
Fixed listing page 404 error and “Details” link on archive page.
Added POT file and made plugin translation ready.
Changed listing URL to display ‘Website’.
Minor admin fixes.
Major bug fix! Template load error resolved. Update immediately.
- You can now choose to enable or disable Google Sitelinks Search Box.
- Updates to the readme.txt
Updates to archive pages. Premium listings are now shown above basic listings.
*Added settings page.