Use ListingPlus theme to easily create a local or global, money-making listing directory website in WP
Besides being mobile friendly, the WordPress directory theme comes with a dedicated mobile app view. This will make your ListingPlus Directory Template exactly like a mobile app with off-canvas menu, swift navigation and design specially customized for mobile phones.
You can activate and deactivate this feature of your Listings WordPress theme as and when required.Click here to view the mobile app view
No more boring websites, and no more overwhelming options!
The Directory theme’s customization panel comes with organized options to change color, fonts, theme branding like logo update, footer credits, etc. So that you are not confused with unlimited choices, the color options are carefully grouped to make customization easier.
While you are in full control of your website, we’ve made sure that the options you have can help you update the design of your website very professionally.
If you think that only a good design is enough to bring in the desired traffic, think again!
It is true that a good website design with smooth navigation helps, but besides that, your website should also have the features to make the visitors stay. So you need a ListingPlus script with beautiful design and best features.
The WordPress Multipurpose Directory theme is crafted with all the necessary features in mind. It is designed to ensure that the end users find all the features required to make them stay, and return to your site. This ListingPlus theme derives its features from its parent theme which is one of the best Directory WordPress themes to build online directory websites.
Stunning design + Competent features = A terrific directory website that impresses users!
With online directories being a massive collection of data, the chances of your pages to rank on the search engine is already high. So with a little aid from our SEO optimized directory template, your website can finally get the attention it deserves.
Besides, to check the SEO friendliness of the pages and content you add to your site, you can use the best SEO plugins. This Listings based WordPress theme allows integration of the Yoast SEO, All In One SEO pack and other SEO plugins.
Ultimately, what you get is an SEO ready online directory, with first-class user experience, accessibility, and ease of use, fresh & useful content, that Google will love.
The fully functional Front end listing submission of your Directory website can help you in two massive ways:
When you have got ready to use features for user registration, login, profile edit, and listing submissions, you can start allowing front-end submissions right away.
And of course, Google loves fresh new content. And so will your website visitors who come to your site searching for listings. So the front end submission system is, indeed, a feature with multiple advantages.
You deserve some returns for investing your time, money and putting in the efforts required to maintain a directory. Besides user experience, we had one more thing on our mind, while conceptualizing this directory platform. And that is Value for the Website Owners. If making money through your online directory is what you intend, this WordPress Multipurpose Directory theme is for you.
If your website is able to clearly convey its purpose to the end users, it always works. And this can be made possible by a website in the local language. You can create a Listing directory website in a local language by using the available .po and .mo files. Besides, the Directory WordPress theme is also compatible with the WPML plugin. So you can create a website that translates into multiple languages. This Directory theme is also RTL ready!
Bulk Import or ExportOn your ListingPlus site using sample .CSV file provided with this theme
Managing Your DirectoryUse the theme’s powerful admin dashboard to control all aspects of your ListingPlus directory.
Listing ManagementAdd listings from your admin dashboard and also let businesses submit and manage their own listings.
Powerful Search OptionsComes with simple and advanced search widgets. Advanced search can also be category-smart if you like.
Google MapsIncludes Google Maps for each business listing. Maps on categories, search results an all-in-one map too.
Unlimited Custom FieldsCreate a listings directory for anything you like. Manage and add custom fields to make your submission form all the more relevant.
User and Listing ManagementAdmin control on all users and their listings from the admin dashboard. Admin approval listings is also an option.
User DashboardEach user gets their own user dashboard. Editing, renewing or upgrading own listing can be done by a user.
Business Ratings & ReviewsIncludes a business rating and reviews system. You can launch a fully fledged Listing reviews website.
Email NotificationsPlenty of user and admin email notifications. You can edit each email template from your dashboard.
Color CustomizerTheme colors can be customised easily from admin panel to match your color scheme.
Google FontsThis theme utilises awesome Google Fonts to give it unique look.
Mark as favoritesIf your users want to save a listing for viewing later, there’s an inbuilt feature to bookmark a listing.
Use maps and DirectionsThe detail page map comes with the “Get Direction” features for your visitors to find the location.
ListingPlus is one of the Directory child themes, and with the theme purchase, you get access to a lot of free directory resources.
There are some useful free plugins like the directory theme coupon module, custom set of map markers, a free mega menu plugin, and a lot of tips and tutorials that you can use to make the optimal use of the Directory theme features. On the directory resource page, we have put together a huge collection of resources for our Directory platforms like free add-ons, list of compatible third-party plugins, theme and plugin guides, 75+ tutorials and a lot more.
Listing directories are a form of online business and it requires flexibility to manage and maintain your business.
Because once your online directory starts showing all the important listings related to your directory niche, it is bound to have massive traffic. With this multipurpose Directory website template, you can create simple single city directory website with multiple post types for different kind of listings. The listings can be anything, people, places, institutes, etc.
On the other hand, the theme lets you activate the multi-city mode, and create a global directory with multiple countries, state, and cities. The capability to create custom post types and custom fields make it easy for you to easily create listings of your choice. For example, you want to create a website for all the registered physical trainers in the city. So you can create a post type “Trainers” and add custom fields for the post type. You can also allow front-end submission for the custom post type by using the shortcode. Besides, at any point, you can easily edit the custom fields for your post types.
The directory theme makes it practically possible to convert your business ideas into reality!
The PayPal payment gateway is included with this theme. You also have several other paid payment gateway add-ons which are designed to work with this and all of our directory themes. These optional add-ons help you accept payments for listing submission with the payment processor that best suits your country or currency.See All Payment Gateways
Our multipurpose Directory theme has been designed based on how business strategies are actually implemented. You can start off with just the basic directory that has all the features to let you earn enough through it. Over time, while your website earns more and more traffic, you can the directory add-ons that will help you earn more through your site. As per the requirements of your business criteria, you can add, turn off or totally remove the features of your online directory.
The choice is always yours, you can either use the core functions of the theme or build extra functionality on top of it with the help of these extensions. Most Popular plugins: Ad Manager, Fields Monetization, List Filter, Global Location, Map Customizer, WYSIWYG Submission
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Does this Directory WordPress theme come with a public review system?
The registered users can comment on the posted listings. Also, with the theme comes with an inbuilt rating system which can be further strengthened with the Multi-rating addon plugin.
Can I create a video directory website with this WordPress directory theme
If you are looking for a video directory theme, with front end video submission system, check out our WordPress Video themes.
Can I use this theme as a Question and Answer directory or knowledge base WordPress theme?
Even though the feature to create custom post type, and custom fields for the post types allow you to create any kind of directory website, you should have a look at our Answers WordPress theme for creating a Q&A portal.
Can I translate this directory into my local language?
Yes, you can localize your directory website using the available .po and .mo files. They help you translate your online directory in any language you want.
I want to create a Directory website with front-end submission disabled. Is that possible?
The multipurpose WordPress theme for online directory is flexible and can be used to create an online directory of any kind. If you don’t need the user registration and front-end submission feature on your site, you can easily disable them.
What kind of directory website can you create with this multipurpose Directory theme?
This flexible and multipurpose directory theme comes with the features to let you create any kind of online directory, effortlessly. You can use it for a project for your local community or city guide for locals and tourists, or use it for a global, multi-city directory website.
You can create niche directory websites like a hotel Directory site, plumbing directory for plumbing business & services across the country, with this listing WordPress theme. Besides, you can also create a job board website with job listing capability, fitness directory with gyms, yoga centers, health & rehabilitation centers, sports clubs, etc. The power remains in your hands.
Or you can create a general online business directory that includes listing for different places of interest, hospitals, restaurants, charity homes, and everything at once.
Since the multipurpose directory theme allows booking features, you can create websites like Yelp, TripAdvisor, Expedia or Airbnb. Besides, you can create a real estate website, events portal with event listings for sports events or community events, You can even create directory for online merchandise shops, breweries, global web directory for NGO doing community work or a travel based directory website or a location-based site for places where you can list main attractions, restaurants, nightclubs, bars, hotels, etc. where Front-end users can post spots and reviews too.
Hundreds of hours of team effort went into design and development of this ListingPlus theme.
Get hold of this software at a fraction of the price which it actually cost to develop and start your online ListingPlus Directory today.