The “Classified Ads” module allows your users to add classifieds ads to your website. You can specify the number of days before an ad gets deleted. This module requires the creation of categories to function. This module also supports custom fields so you can create your own fields that requesting additional information when people post an ad on your website. You can specify pricing to post an ad to your website per category by clicking on the “Pricing” button. To manage the “Classified Ads” that have been posted on your website, you just need to click on a category and click the “Manage Classifieds” button on the top of your screen.
Enable the classified ads? – Select “Yes” to enable this module so it’s viewable by your users, otherwise select “No”.
Display the 10 newest ad postings? – By selecting “Yes” this will show the 10 newest ads that have been posted on your site on the main “Classified Ads” page that a user will see.
Enter the days till an ad gets deleted. – You must specify a numeric value in this field for the number of days before the classified gets deleted from your website.
Subject of the email when someone posts a new ad. – This is a subject of an email that is sent to the user when they post an ad on your website.
Body of the email message when someone posts a new ad. – This is the body of the email that is sent to the user that posted the ad on your website.
Display the buy now button. – Disabling this option will only allow the classified ads module to take payments outside of your web site.
Keys to access the classified ads. – Select the access-keys that a user must have to access the “Classified Ads” module.
Keys to post a new ad. – Select the default access-keys a user must have to post an ad on your site. When adding categories, the “write” keys will overwrite this option.
Keys to manage the classified ads. – Select the access-keys that are required to manage the “Classified Ads” module. Users in this key will be able to modify and delete ads from your website.
This screen will allow you to modify the main classified ads page that a user will see when entering the classified ads module. You can also modify individual category pages by selecting the dropdown for “Page to Modify”.