Can I build a directory with Membership plans?
Yes, you can build a directory and offer memberships through Freemium (Free for a limited time, then upgrade to paid is enforced) or Premium plans right out-of-the-box without any 3rd-party plugin. You can restrict content or features based on different membership plans. You can add unlimited members or membership plans. It includes an intuitive user-dashboard for your members (business or listing owners). Currently, you can accept auto-recurring subscription payment via Stripe only. Also, you can offer Pay-Per-Listing or Package (Bundle) Plan, read more.
Does listingpro support my currency?
Technically all currencies which officially support Receiving and Withdrawal (Not Just Sending) by PayPal, Stripe, and 2Checkout are supported with ListingPro. If your currency is not available under Theme Options, please inform our support team. [ For Stripe Check Here ] [ For PayPal Check Here ] [ For 2Checkout Check Here]
How does the Search Bar works?
The Search has many options that will filter the listings in the directory. It can be filtered by exact words and randomly, through the tags/keywords, listing titles, categories, and subcategories. The results can be brought by Google Auto-Location, Admin Database and so on. As an example, you can take a look at this link
Can I use any Third-Party Plugins?
ListingPro was built as an end-to-end solution from scratch so our users don't have to use third-part plugins. So we officially support a very limited number of 3rd party plugins. But we do support shortcodes, so you can use any plugin that supports shortcodes, as long as you understand that NO TECHNICAL SUPPORT IS AVAILABLE FOR THIRD-PARTY (3rd-party) plugins that are officially not supported (Also read: What Third-Party plugins are supported?).
Can I see real examples of sites built with ListingPro?
There are over 4000+ directories kick-started and launched using ListingPro. We have compiled a list of some top 30+ case-studies of customers who have built amazing directories with ListingPro. Click here for examples of Directories built-with ListingPro.
Does this come with a booking system?
Currently, there is NO FREE Booking System available. But we did integrate with two PREMIUM Booking Systems for business owners who are already using TimeKit and Resurva. Here’s the demo to show how the booking system works with both. Resurva & TimeKit.
NOTE: TimeKit.io DOES NOT OFFER A FREE PACKAGE ANYMORE. The free package was available when we first integrated.
NOTE: TimeKit.io DOES NOT OFFER A FREE PACKAGE ANYMORE. The free package was available when we first integrated.
Can I bulk import listings?
Yes, you can import bulk data into ListingPro with WP All Import plugin. ListingPro comes with a free add-on that makes ListingPro compatible WP All Import. Please be advised that you may run into challenges importing if you are using WP ALL Import first time and the import file is not properly setup. For more info read How to import bulk listings?
Can I migrate ListingPro from another theme?
Yes! ListingPro is compatible with WP ALL IMPORT. First, you need to export all your listings as CSV or XML and import it with WP ALL IMPORT. You can also go to the WP ALL IMPORT and check if your current theme is included on their add-ons page.
Does it include an Android or iOS Mobile App?
There is no native Andriod or iOS mobile app included. It includes advance responsive version, Mobile X (App View). The built-in Mobile X version gives mobile App Like experience on the most popular mobile browsers. For more info check this article.
Is WooCommerce Supported?
WooCommerce is not supported. Currently, we have no plans to integrate it. We have built our own checkout process for Paid Listings and Ads. To understand more our mission and goal on why we haven't included WooCommerce as default, you can check the following article.
What is “Claim Now” feature?
The Claim Now allows a user to establish the ownership by verifying with the site-admin. Once successfully claimed, a business owner gets a Claimed badge by verifying and establishing their identity as a real business owner to get the most out of a directory. (this feature is optional, you can disable it as per your need)
What are the supported Payment Gateways?
Does it include an Event Management System (EMS)?
Event Management System is not included. If you need to use ListingPro for a project that requires Events listings, then you can use any shortcode based Events plugin (Example: Modern Events Calendar) and manually insert the shortcode into each listing (Description box supports HTML) if each listing needs a unique event. If it’s a global event that can be showcased on all listing then you can add it to the sidebar widget. You may also choose to request for customization service.
Is ListingPro RTL Ready?
Sorry, ListingPro is not RTL ready.
Is it possible to charge for specific categories?
No. There's no such method to restrict categories or select them to work only with a specific pricing plan. The main activity is to restrict what the end-user will have as a tool to increase their detail page and relevance. Also, you can mix between a single listing payment or a package with a number of listings pre-defined or unlimited as well as our built-in campaign system.
Is it possible to display the featured listings on the various places on the site?
Yes! It's possible to add Featured Listings either using it through the Visual Composer or in any other page such as Homepage, and others. Also, it's possible to create and add a Widget to display Featured Listings and others in the Blog Sidebar, Listing Detail Sidebar, and in the Footer.
Does your theme supports any SEO plugin?
So you may use ''Yoast SEO'' plugin. You can test any other SEO Plugin available, this won't affect our core modules. Just be cautious while tweaking through advanced SEO settings, some mistakes and Google can decrease your ranking. The SEO settings and its procedures work per your request. You can perform SEO settings for each specific Listings added as well as other sections that you may prefer. It's pretty easy and straightforward. It seems like working with SEO for blog posts.
Can I Search by Zip Code instre?
Yes but only with Google Places API and not by manually adding individual zip codes. But with Google API when you type in zip-code it will suggest a city, state, zipcode and country and you need to select from drop down. You can't just enter zipcode and search. For more details see How does our search system work?
Can I get editable PSD for the images?
Click the button below to download the necessary PSDs. If you notice any image is missing please let us know by submitting a comment below. DOWNLOAD PSD
Do I need another license to use ListingPro on a 2nd site?
Does the theme support Google Auto Location?
Yes! ListingPro works with 3 primary location methods. 1) Admin Database, 2) Google Auto-Location, 3) Google GPS. The first 2 options work with ISP Location, while the last one works with Google API for GPS.
Do I need multiple licenses for Multi-sites?
Multisite is a WordPress feature that allows creating a Network of sub-sites within a single WordPress installation but each sub-site will be under a separate sub-domain. So if you have purchased a domain name called MyDirectory.com and you are going to have multiple sub-domains such as sub1.MyDirectory.com, sub2.MyDirectory.com and so on, then you may purchase an only single license for one primary domain. You may have multiple sub-domains under the same single license that was purchased for the primary domain. For more details go here.
Why should I choose ListingPro over the other popular theme?
In most directory themes you just pay for the theme or very basic functionality and then you will have to purchase several external plugins sometimes from various different authors and get it all working together comes a nightmare as if you run into an issue every plugin author will tend to point fingers at each other and you end up spending tons of dollars on a directory site that doesn't work as expected. During our research, we found out that most of the WordPress Directory Themes which are priced around $60-$90 do not include all the necessary plugins to create a decent enough directory site without having to purchase additional plugins they may cost you up to $700 to sometimes even $1500+. We wanted to create something that a user can purchase and doesn't have to worry about any additional plugins for building a directory listing site with core directory listing features and we tried our best to do exactly that. We built a Mega-Powerful All-in-One extension that will allow you to add listing from front-end and back-end, users can claim a listing from front-end and admin can accept or reject from the backend, admin can generate income by charging users upon upgrading to paid listing or even when they like to promote their listing via ads. I can keep on going for several hours about what ListingPro can do. If you are still not convinced that's ok. Check out what's some of the industry leaders has to say. [WATCH VIDEO]
Does the Team plan to integrate more Payment Gateway?
Our main focus is to integrate Payment APIs that work as global or at least which have relevance in the internationalization of ListingPro. At the moment we're working with Paypal, Stripe, and 2Checkout. More Payment Gateway is going to come with upcoming features. You can stay tuned for these updates on our Feature Bucket Page.
Can I use the same purchase code while migrating from localhost to server?
Yes! There's no problem of transfer your purchase code from localhost to your server.
Does your system work with WP Job Manager?
ABSOLUTELY NOT! We have developed our own BUILT-IN system from the ground up to make sure our customers don't have to deal with Job Manager at all. Our system can do the following and beyond without the need of Job Manager or any 3rd party free or paid plugin.
Can I get discount?
ListingPro is being offered at a lowered priced. So even though you have missed a promotion deal, you can still take advantage by getting at $69. During our research, we found out that most of the WordPress Directory Themes which are priced around $60-$90 do not include all the necessary plugins to create a decent enough directory site without having to purchase additional plugins they may cost you up to $700 to sometimes even $1500+.
Does ListingPro work with Multi-currency for pricing?
At the moment ListingPro works only with one currency defined by the admin. If you intend on using ListingPro for Multi-Currency, you can check if there is any Feature Bucket available.
Can I customize the listing form and display according to the categories?
Yes, you can customize the listing submission form as per assigned features to your chosen categories. Also, you can add different form fields to different categories. All additional form fields will appear under ''Additional Details'' section in the detail page. They'll all open accordingly by the chosen category.
Can I install ListingPro localhost for test purpose?
Sure, you can install ListingPro and also import the demo data without any problems. To fully enjoy ListingPro on your local machine, you'll need to follow the setup steps shown on your WordPress dashboard. [alert type="info"] Don't forget to use your purchase code to validate the theme and plugins needed.[/alert]
Does your theme supports multi-rating feature based on various criteria?
No. The Review System works right on point, where end-users can describe their experience regarding of any aspect that they think relevant to share. The ranting gets a margin of 1 to 5 stars, and also a good feature to include images of the previous experience, to emphasize and give more details about their review/comment.
Is it possible to add two shifts for a single business listing?
Yes, it is possible. During the Submit Listing, users can shift their Working Hours effortlessly. You'll see the result after submitting the listing... Also, it's possible to work with 12 Hour or 24 Hour. In case you don't want to include shifts, you can add single time hour normally on Theme Options.
Can I translate ListingPro to my Language?
Does it support Multi-language plugin WPML?
Is it possible to disable the business address (map) for non-storefront (online) businesses?
- You can disable such feature within your pricing plan.
- You can also disable such feature to be applied to the whole directory. Which means that all the directory won't be needed to include a location.
- Also following the same purpose, there are options that you can change the search results page and hide the google maps that appear on the right side.
Can features be restricted on pricing plans?
Yes definitely! It's possible to restrict features while creating your pricing plans. Also, there are options available for the same purpose where you can limit the number of available features to the whole directory. You have both sides of flexibility, by pricing plans and by the directory structure.
Do I need any Extra Paid Plugins?
The simple answer is absolutely NOT. Whatever you see on the item page and demo is all included. EVERYTHING INSIDE! What you see is what you get. No 3rd Party Plugins required. For Bookings, Timekit & Resurva are external services that owners can include their accounts into the Booking Dashboard designed to work with these services.
Is it possible to create a free trial (Freemium)?
Yes, you can offer business owners to signup for a free trial. After the free plan expires, listing owners will then need to upgrade to the paid plan created by the admin. You may also choose to offer a forever Free Plan that will never expire.
Can I use ListingPro to build a Classified site?
ListingPro was built from ground-up as an end-to-end Directory Solution. If you want to use it as a Classified, it’s up to you but we don’t recommend. Please kindly review the demo carefully and make sure it works for your use-case as we can’t guarantee it’s suitable for a classified use case. Before proceeding you must understand the difference between Directory vs Classified (Read This). We do have a classified product in the pipeline and you can drop your email below to be notified, go here. If you still want to continue using ListingPro but need custom work done please contact customization team by filling out the following customization request form for a quote.
How does listing results page look with out Map on the side?
Access the demo URL below. Demo URL: https://classic.listingprowp.com/listing-category/restaurant/?list-style=1 Map disabled on search result page.
Is the ListingPro version compatible with the latest WordPress?
Yes, it's compatible with the latest WordPress Version. We keep our updates as frequent as possible to include more features as well as certifying that our solution is working with the latest technologies within WordPress Core.
Does your theme has Report feature?
Yes! With ListingPro you'll have 2 options for reports. Admin will be able to monitor these reports on the WordPress Dashboard. These reports are allowed for users to flag inappropriate reviews or inappropriate listings. Also, there's the option to turn off this feature in the Theme Options.
How customizable is the theme?
ListingPro gives you a lot of removes to customize it out-of-the-box as per your brand and styling. It lets you go even beyond by making it compatible with the most popular drag-&-drop page builder, Visual Composer. It includes 20+ exclusively designed custom elements. Additionally, it allows you further customization of business listing details page using a built-in drag-&-drop layout manage. For more info, Read This.
Can I customize the URL?
Yes! on the Theme Options you'll be able to customize the URL for features, categories, and so forth. Also, you can edit the URL model in your WordPress settings.
What Third-Party plugins are supported?
Third-party plugins that are included (License: Bundle Plugins) when you install are Nextend Connect (For Facebook, Google, and Twitter Login), Redux Framework and WPBakery Visual Composer. Additionally, there are few more third-party plugins that are tested and supported but not included in the package which are Loco Translate and WP All Import. Other then the above-mentioned plugins we don't officially support any other 3rd-party plugin.
I am new to wordpress and directory sites, do I get help?
Sure! We have a huge documentation that covers pretty much every new feature release and some other topics that solve many other doubts about ListingPro and WordPress in general. Furthermore, you can open a ticket on our Support Team to have a better coverage and you'll be guided by one of our engineers. And final but not least, you can fill up the form to be invited to our Facebook Private Group, where users from around the globe are discussing everything related to directories and ListingPro.
How much data can ListingPro handle?
The limitation for how much data you want to import is set by the Web Hosting Server where you plan to install and host your site. Just to be clear, ListingPro doesn't have any such limitation. There are other factors also affect how many listings you are able to import. Purchasing a low cost shared hosting is never recommended for running a real business directory site with thousands of listings. What you want to consider is a VPS or Dedicated Hosting (Read More). Examples of Directories Built-with ListingPro
Can I get a demo access to try?
Follow the links below to get access to the front-end and back-end of ListingProDemo Backend: demo1.listingprowp.com/wp-admin User: demo Pass: demo This demo access is for testing purpose only. The demo will reset periodically without any notice. You may also be interested to check out some Live Example Case-Studies of directories built with ListingPro.
Does the theme support advertisements (ads campaign)?
Yes! Actually, our solution has a built-in system that performs advertisements to enhance listings visibility during search results. This built-in feature allows business owners to generate more leads with targeted-advertising on many locations throughout the directory to maximize the result. From home page ads to listing details page, you got it all covered. You may choose to use this same system to create featured listings. To learn more go here.
Can I build any directory website with ListingPro?
ListingPro is an End-to-End (All-in-One) Multi-Purpose Directory Solution to build any directory listing website without the need for any additional 3rd party paid plugins. We have over 4000+ satisfied customers who have created directories for various different niches (Examples: Local Business, Restaurant, Hotels, Services etc) using ListingPro. Please check some of the live examples here. But in case you want something that isn't yet included, please fill out the customization request form.
What is Mobile X?
Mobile X is NOT a native mobile app for iOS or Andriod. It's an advanced mobile-friendly (Responsive) version that works only on mobile browsers. This is the next level of mobile responsive design which gives a Mobile App-Like experience on your mobile browser without the need of downloading any mobile app. If you want to take a look at how our Mobile X on your mobile device, open up this link.
Can users send email to listing owners?
Absolutely yes! You can enable the leads form for listings and owners will receive the message on their email registered in the directory. Admin will also be notified that someone has got in contact with the listing owner. Also, we have at your disposal the Email Management that you can be able to edit and customize your email templates.
Is there a way to add cryptocurrencies as payment like bitcoin, litecoin and others?
We really appreciate such interest and desire that you guys have for asking such incredible questions. At the moment, we don't have this option available as a payment method, but due to the number of interesting questions being made on ThemeForest, we're constantly selecting such comments and thinking on further possibilities.
Do you have a review and rating system?
Yes, we have the most advanced rating system which includes, Emoji (emotion) based rating and also includes interactive comments voting for visitors. Please try the review and rating system here.
How long will ListingPro stay in the market?
ListingPro came to stay! We'll not end our services for ListingPro and for any other solution that we may develop in the near future. We're working as a huge community and there are more yet to come. About it, our users don't need to worry. ListingPro is a solid project and it's getting stronger on each new update.