HivePress – Business Directory & Classified Ads WordPress Plugin

Description

HivePress is an easy-to-use, extensible, and highly customizable plugin that allows you to create any type of directory website.

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Whether it’s a business directory, job board, real estate, classified ads, or staff directory, HivePress is an excellent choice for it!

This plugin comes with all the essential features for building a directory website to allow users easily add, manage and search listings:

  • Listing Categories – Add categories for different listing types.
  • Custom Fields – Add custom fields to the listing form.
  • Search Filters – Turn any custom field into a search filter.
  • Location Search – Enable the location-based listing search.
  • Ratings & Reviews – Allow users to leave reviews for listings.
  • Private Messages – Allow users to send private messages.
  • Favorite Listings – Allow users to keep a list of favorite listings.

Crucial features like user registration, listing moderation, and captcha protection are also available by default.

Moreover, if you ever need to customize any of the HivePress page templates or email notifications, you can do this without coding skills using the familiar WordPress editor.

Monetization Options

With HivePress, you can create a business, not just a website. There are at least a few ways to monetize your directory, for example:

  • Paid Listings – Charge users for adding listings.
  • Featured Listings – Charge users for advertising listings.
  • Claim Listings – Charge companies for claiming their listings.

Free & Premium Extensions

Enhance your website functionality with just a few clicks using HivePress extensions. While you can build a fully functional directory using free extensions only, premium extensions may also be useful depending on your website requirements.

Niche-Specific Themes

HivePress comes with a free ListingHive theme that is fully compatible with HivePress and its official extensions. Also, there are a few premium themes with more tailored design and functionality for various directory and marketplace niches.

Developer Features

If you have at least basic coding skills, then look no further because HivePress is powered by the most customizable and extensible framework for directory websites:

  • Structured Code – We follow the WordPress coding standards, so the codebase is well-structured and readable.
  • Easy Theming – Styling and overriding layouts is very intuitive due to block-based templates and BEM CSS notation.
  • Hooks API – A collection of actions and filters for customizing or extending the core HivePress functionality.
  • REST API – There’s an API endpoint for every action, so you can integrate HivePress with third-party platforms.
  • Docs & Snippets – Never get stuck with our collection of ready-made code snippets, API references, and docs.

Support & Community

HivePress is directly supported by its developers, people who know the plugin inside and out, so any issues are resolved in the best way possible. Join the community to report a bug, suggest a feature, or vote for suggestions to help us make HivePress better!

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Reviews

اپریل 13, 2024
I've created a beautiful, fully functioning pet business directory with this plugin. And the best part? It's completely free. You can upgrade for additional functionality, but you can get started completely free and for that I am so grateful. Thank you so much to the developers of HivePress for this wonderful plugin!
پروری 27, 2024
Creating with HivePress was a breeze! Even for a beginner like me, it was simply straightforward. Just follow the instructional videos & you will be alright!
پروری 25, 2024
Hivepress is the best best best plugin and themes ever, they know what the user might need before he himself knows his requirement , it even knows more than goolgle itself, I really appreciate your work and your support, you do what exactly I have in mind and more Keep it up guys, all your users are happy with what you do
پروری 24, 2024
I've had this theme on two website for over a year in an half and have had nothing but issues with one website and not to sure on the other website because it is smaller site. My map on the listing page shows on the desktop but not on cellphones. I have reached out to the creators and nothing. it will going on two days tonight... I search through their documents and can not find anything about this issue. I recently did an update but am not sure if the cellphone map worked then, but it doesn't now. The support is horrible.
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