Simple Directory Pro

New Features

  • Improved compatibility for font icons.
  • vCard download now works when WP is installed in a subfolder
  • [listing category=”category-slug”] shortcode now works properly.

Easily create a powerful business directory on your WordPress site. Simple Directory Pro comes loaded with powerful, easy to use features, such as custom templates, customizable category images and descriptions, shortcodes and more.
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  • Custom templates for individual listings and categories
  • Category templates optionally show an image and description (great for SEO)
  • All templates built with semantic markup (helps with rich snippets)
  • Google Sitelinks Searchbox can be enabled
  • “Get Directions” link
  • Interactive embedded maps
  • Click to Call phone numbers for mobile visitors
  • “Add To Contacts” Download Links
  • Search shortcode
  • Listing categories shortcode
  • Display contact info, social links, description, images, logo, payment methods and business hours
  • Basic and Premium listing levels
  • Includes widget and shortcodes
  • Powerful search

Fully Responsive

Simple Directory Pro is built on the amazing Foundation framework by ZURB, This means that your listings will look amazing no matter what size screen or which device your visitors are using.

Make Money With Basic & Premium Listings

With the “Listing Level” option, you can quickly set each listing as either basic or premium. Basic listings can display contact information, a logo and a map, as well as a description.

In addtion to the basic features, Premium listings can display links to social profiles, accepted payment methods and opening hours.

This means that you can easily provide basic lisitings for free and charge for premium listings.

Custom Template Files

Individual listings and category pages are displayed using custom template files.

Amazing Category Pages

The category pages of any local business directory are critical for your SEO and driving visitors to the listing pages. Simple Directory Pro super-charges your category pages by including featured images and allowing you to display a rich text description at the top of the page.

Upcoming Features

We’re working hard to constantly improve and add new features to Simple Directory Pro.
Some of the features that will be included in future updates are:

  • User ratings
  • Image slideshow and pop-out lightbox
  • Sort and filter from category and search result pages
  • Business-type specific features, such as price point for restaurants

Want a specific feature included? Leave a comment and we’ll see what we can do to help you out.

Change Log

1.4.3Improved compatibility with themes.
1.4.2Improved shortcodes, and fixed bug with “Display Business Hours” option. 1.3.6 Resolved conflicts with other themes and plugins using TGMA Plugin Activator.