Directory & Classifieds

Build Directory or Classifieds site in some minutes. The plugin combines flexibility of WordPress and functionality of Directory and Classifieds scrip

Author:Mihail Chepovskiy (profile at
WordPress version required:3.6.0
WordPress version tested:3.8
Plugin version:1.1.7
Added to WordPress repository:15-11-2013
Last updated:24-12-2013
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.
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The plugin provides an ability to build any kind of directory site: classifieds, events directory, cars, bikes, boats and other vehicles dealers site, pets, real estate portal. In other words - whatever you want.

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Features of the plugin

  • Fully customizable and easy in configuration
  • Restrict ads by listings levels
  • Sticky and featured listings options
  • Ability to raise up directory listings
  • Ability to renew expired listings manually
  • Customizable content fields of different types
  • Icons for custom content fields
  • Category-based content fields
  • Order directory listings by content fields
  • Powerful search by content fields (in premium module)
  • Icons for categories
  • Search by categories and locations
  • SEO friendly - fully compatible with Yoast SEO plugin
  • Locations search in radius - results displaying on map (in premium module)
  • Set up any number of locations for one listing (in premium module)
  • Google Maps integrated
  • Custom map markers (in premium module)
  • YouTube videos attachments for listings
  • Images AJAX uploading
  • 2 types of images gallery on listings pages
  • Contact listing owner form
  • Favourites list functionality
  • 'Print listing' option
  • 'Get listing in PDF' option
  • Adapted for reCaptcha

Plugin conception

Levels of listings control the functionality amount of listings and their directory/classifieds conception. Each listing may belong to different levels, some may have eternal active period, have sticky status and enabled google maps, other may have greater number of allowed attached images or videos. It is perfect base for business model of your directory site.

Each content field field belongs to the type that defines its behaviour and display. You may hide field name, select custom field icon, set field as required, manage visibility on pages. Also listings may be ordered by some fields. Note that you may assign fields for specific categories. This is important feature allows to build category-specific content fields. For instance: there may be special 'price' field especially in 'Classifieds/For sale' category and all its subcategories, so this field will appear only in listings, those were assigned with this category.

Premium modules

Right now we have 3 additional premium modules:

Frontend submission - allow users to submit new directory/classified ads at the frontend side of your site. Ability to select one of available login modes:

  1. user must be logged in before submission
  2. new user will be created during submission (contact info is required)
  3. new user will be created during submission (contact info isn't required)
  4. create listings by anonymous users

Enhanced search - allows to search by categories and content fields, also additional feature for locations search in radius (in miles or kilometers)

Enhanced locations - allows to set up any number of locations for one listing, also users may select map markers icons for their locations on Google map