GeoPlaces is the most popular city directory WordPress theme available today. GeoPlaces comes with all the necessary tools required to run a modern and powerful directory website built-in. The theme is ideal for places and event directories and comes with Built-in Monetization, Custom Fields and Google Maps support which are just some of the features available in this advanced directory theme.
Create the ultimate city directory
With the ability to display and showcase everything that’s going on in the community, GeoPlaces is perfect for all those who want to create a rich website for their town or city.
Managing the homepage
Customizing the theme’s homepage very easy and you can do it with drag and drop. Widgets allow you to populate the homepage with content while still keeping that clean and beautiful look.
Display listings on maps
Included homepage, category and detail listing page Google Maps make this theme extremely easy to navigate. Maps are available for the home, category and detail page.
Customizable submission forms
As no 2 directories are the same, the place or event submission form’s fields are customizable. The fields can be modified from the admin dashboard and new custom fields created.
Manage multiple cities
Managing multiple cities in GeoPlaces does not require WordPress MultiSite, the theme will take care of it. Need to use the theme for location types other than cities? No problem, you can change the word ‘City’ on the selector.
Create a multilingual city directory
By installing the popular WPML plugin, you can create a multilingual places or events city directory. Once installed, you be able to let your users switch between the languages on your directory.
Claim Listing functionality makes it possible for you to populate your directory with content (so it’s not empty) and then let business owners claim them.
Manage Places and Events
GeoPlaces comes with two additional custom post types built-in – Places and Events. Each come with their own functionality, pages, widgets, etc.
As well as being a powerful city directory WordPress theme, GeoPlaces also comes with it built-in blog. This is great if you also wish to publish posts about cities or anything else you wish to blog about. The theme also lets you create new regular pages so adding content is very easy too.
Submission discount coupon system
GeoPlaces offers you various place or event submission package options. One of these is the built-in coupons module. Creating a discount coupon is very easy and these can be percentage or amount type discounts. Coupons are a great way to encourage businesses to make a submission on your city directory.
GeoPlaces city directory WordPress theme features a stunning responsive design
The GeoPlaces city directory WordPress theme is designed to let you charge for listing submission. This can be a charge for places (business listings) or event listings on your website. Both submission forms (Places/Events) support price packages that allow you to set a package’s duration or price.
Featured listings or events on your local directory are also available in the theme’s submission packages system. This option (if activated for a package) lets you charge extra on top of the package price for the featured/premium status.
The theme comes with a user and installation guide but help is always at hand. By purchasing this theme you will get access to the Templatic support team. Our team is always happy to be of assistance.
Creating a support ticket is easy and you can do so by choosing the ‘Existing member’ option on our Contact Form. You’ll find the link to the contact form in the top right area of our website. You can also create a ticket from the ‘Support’ tab in your member’s area dashboard.
Quickly upload large quantities of data using .csv files. Works for both places, events and regular blog posts.
The price packages you create can be charged on a rolling basis. Works only with PayPal.
Visitors can leave star ratings and reviews on your place and event detail pages.
Choose what info is shown on category pages (categories, views, comment count, etc).
Show related places and events on detail pages. Select the number shown in the back-end.
Protect your submission pages against spam by installing the WP reCAPTCHA plugin.
Choose what happens with listings once they are submitted (are they held for moderation or published)?
Edit and manage all emails sent by the theme. Use shortcodes to display dynamic data.
Use the back-end panel to create new fields for the register form; collect unique info from your visitors.
Upload unique icons for each category displayed on the homepage map. A nice collection is available here
GeoPlaces isn’t limited to a preset selection of currencies. Add your own currency code, symbol and position.
Use the transaction reports section to view purchased price packages and manage your income.
1-click auto install
Pressing just one button inside the theme once you’ve activated it, you can make your newly installed theme look just like our demo site. This helps as you never have to start on a blank site.
The days of struggling with theme files are over. This feature will allow you to update the theme right from the WordPress dashboard, much like you would update a plugin.
In case you ever run into problems or have questions about settings, our skilled staff will be there to help at Helpdesk.
A multi-page guide containing text, images and video makes getting started with this advanced theme a whole lot easier.
Third-party plugin support
Display unique content with widgets such as: Facebook Fans, Twitter Feed, Testimonials, Browse by Categories, Contact Us, Recent Review, Social Media and more.
Yes, of course. The logo and favicon can be changed from the theme’s back-end section.
No, it’s not. It’s only available as a WordPress theme.
Yes, it is. From the “Advanced Settings” section in the theme back-end, you can upload .csv files containing events and places data.
Yes, it does. All Templatic themes work great on MultiSite, including GeoPlaces.
Once visitors register to the site they gain access to the front-end user dashboard. From that dashboard, they can manage their website profile and manage all the content they published. You (admin) can manage all listings from the WordPress back-end section.
Right now the theme allows visitors to check out using the following gateways: PayPal, Google Checkout, 2CO (2Checkout), Authorize.net, Worldpay.
Along with the above gateways, GeoPlaces comes with two offline payment methods: PreBank Transfer and Cash.
Yes, of course. You’re allowed to make unlimited changes to the theme, design and functionality included. We even encourage this by including the best-customized sites in our Showcase.
No, it cannot. Google Maps are an integral part of the theme, changing them to something else cannot be done easily.
Yes. To embed a video into a place or event just paste the iframe embed code from YouTube, Vimeo or some other video sharing website.
At the moment, this isn’t possible. All cities you add to GeoPlaces are one-dimensional, there is no easy way to establish a hierarchy among them.
GeoPlaces can be used for almost any type of listings directory you can think of. Although appears as a city guide, you can use this powerful listings theme for companies, businesses, restaurants, food or travel guides, hotels or anything else.
Changing the sample categories and adding your own ones is possible with this very flexible theme so you can use it for listings of absolutely anything you like.
This popular GeoPlaces theme comes with place and event listings modules built-in, advanced search form, unlimited categories or sub-categories and custom fields. Use GeoPlaces as a niche directory theme or as a general business directory with free or paid packages.
We made a lot of customizations of the Geo Places theme for our site, and the Templatic support team was very responsive throughout the entire process. I highly recommend working with them.
– Steve Curtis
I’ve been developing a Geo PlacesV4 theme for the last year or so, it’s a fantastic theme and really starting to take shape as we entry final testing. But I would not of got this far without the community forum support team! Their fast replies and accurate information has been invaluable! Thank you all.
– Craig Phillips
Being new to WordPress and having specific ideas of how I want things to look and work, it has been essential for to fall back on the professional customer service of Templatic. Rarely did I have to wait more than a day to get advice on how to proceed with many different issues.
– Edgar Hütte
Hundreds of hours of team effort went into design and development of this WordPress theme. Get hold of this theme at a fraction of the price which it actually cost to develop and start your business website today.