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Key Features

Some of the features you may be interested in, that Advanced Classifieds and Directory Pro is capable.

Unlimited categories, locations, listings and custom fields.
Flexible layout control with Gutenberg blocks, Shortcodes and Widgets.
RTL and LTR languages support.
Many ways to charge users for submissions, renewals, promotion and more.
Easily customizable and expandable (uses the WordPress built-in Custom Post Type & Custom Taxonomy features).
Engage users with notifications (emails, messages).


Earn As You Go


Make your listings work even harder to bring in extra revenue by monetizing the many options available to users. It's one of those WordPress plugins that can provide revenue from your website.

Charge for different durations of adverts (eg. 7 days can be free, and for year user needs to pay)
Have the flexibility to set different prices for each category (they can be free too!)
Charge extra for promoted (featured) listings (so the listing can stand out as first)
You can set subscription plans as well - create the plan that covers most popular needs of your website and charges users for it (set limits for adverts, paid categories, promotions)
Supports popular payment gateways like Offline, PayPal and Stripe.
Integrates with Woo Commerce. With Woo Commerce installed, you can collect payments using a wide range of payment gateways supported by the Woo Commerce plugin..

Advanced Search & Filtering

The search filter gives you the flexibility of providing results based on a wide variety of criteria including:

Search by keyword
Search by location
Search by category
Search by price
Search by custom fields


Unlimited Custom Fields

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Advanced Classifieds and Directory Pro gives you the flexibility to set an unlimited amount of custom fields so that your site can easily accommodate all the areas of business you'd like to advertise.

Custom fields can be grouped by categories. When a custom field is assigned a category, it gets displayed in the listing or search form only when the particular category is selected.

Custom fields can be shown in the different areas of the website:

Listing form
Search form
Single listing page

The following adaptable field type formats are available:

Text Area
Radio Button

Adding Videos & Images

No website is complete without multimedia functionality. Advanced Classifieds and Directory Pro straightforwardly incorporates images and video, bringing all of the benefits that come with it, for both buyers and sellers.

Admin can control the limit of images a user can upload
Users can add videos from YouTube or Vimeo


Get Creative With a Customizable Settings & Layouts


You can easily customize the layout of categories, listings into a grid/list/map view, and the listing details view as well.

Choose how many columns display in the categories / listings view
Choose how many listings to show per page
Choose the sorting order of categories/listings
Decide which of the listing details to display
[+] many more

Multifunctional Widgets

WordPress widgets are a convenient way for users to add and manage content on various areas of your website without the need of inserting complex code.

Advanced Classifieds and Directory Pro comes with several different widgets that you can use for showing listings related information and tools.

ACADP Search –search/filter listings.
ACADP Categories – display listing categories in your website sidebar.
ACADP Locations - display listing locations in your website sidebar.
ACADP Listings –display actual listings in your website sidebar.
ACADP Listing Address – display listing address with map in the listing detail pages
ACADP Listing Contact – display the form to contact the listing owner in the listing detail pages.
ACADP Listing Video – display listing video in the listing detail pages.


Advertiser & User Panel Functions


Each user or advertiser can access a personal panel that allows them to:

Edit profile
Manage listings
Add new listing
Edit / Modify existing listings
Delete unwanted listings
Buy listing submissions or promotions
Browse the favorite listings (wish list)

Backend Management

The administrator can look after all listings in the backend, along with adding new listings, editing and changing their promotions, details or durations etc. It provides full control over all the settings and specific listings, keeping everything organized, so you can keep your site running smoothly with this WordPress plugin.

You can control your users, payments, email templates, display statistics and control every part of your listing/directory website.


Email Notifications


Advanced Classifieds and Directory Pro sends several emails to keep the uses engaged. Admin can enable/disable or customize all the emails sent to users.

Administrator notification emails are automatically sent for:

New listings
Expired Listings
Order created
Payment received
Abuse notifications

User notification emails are automatically sent for:

New listing submission
Expiring listings (renewal reminder)
Expired listings
Order created
Order completed

Other Features

User can contact listing owners directly
Users can comment on listings
User can report listings to the site admin
User can create a list of their favorite listings (Wish list)
All the forms can be protected by a Google reCAPTCHA (v2) challenge
[+] many more


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  • I tried other solutions but this one is exact what I need. I can’t believe it’s for free in this extension.
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  • Fist of all for such a great FREE plugin, an excellent support also for FREE. Thank you again for the great job Sanjiv
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  • Works well except for map. Very useful plugin that works very well except for the map facility. A very big thank you to Sanjiv
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  • Great quality on both Front and Back ends. Code well written and nearly no bugs. Would definitely recommend!
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  • Good job I just wish you could work on the interface. I don’t think 5 stars is enough but that’s the max I can give.
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  • I have been working with ACADP for the last 4 months and I was floored by how well developed it is. Sanjiv, thank you!
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Below is a list of Frequently Asked Questions about the Advanced Classifieds & Directory Pro Plugin

Frequently Asked Questions

Is the plugin FREE?

Yes, the plugin is FREE and will always be FREE. This is a premium version that adds additional functionalities to the main plugin.

Product pages show 404 error

To get rid of the 404 error when viewing a listing, you need to resave your permalink structure. Go to Settings > Permalinks and click “Save Changes”.

If resaving the permalink structure does not resolve the 404 errors, try deactivating all other plugins and switching to one of the default WordPress themes to determine if there is a conflict.

Users not able to post listings?

This is one of the frequently asked questions and we are working in a detailed documentation. As an immediate solution, kindly refer

How do I install a premium add-on?

In order to utilize any of our ACADP premium add-ons, you’ll need to first install and activate them. The process is just like installing a normal plugin.

In your WordPress dashboard, go to Plugins > Add New. From there you’ll see an option for “Upload”. Click the “Browse” button, navigate your computer files and select the .ZIP file for your downloaded extension. Once it’s uploaded, click the “Activate” link.

Is ACADP available in my language?

At this stage, ACADP is available only in English. It is possible for you to correct previous translations or create your own. Please see our Creating Translation Files documentation page for more information.

How do I modify the ACADP page templates?

Please see our Customizing ACADP Templates documentation page for more information.

Still have questions? No worries. Contact us here, we’re happy to help.