phpLD Mods from Bruleo


By David | July 24, 2010 | Home | Blog Categories | Mods

phpLD ModsUpdate December 1, 2012: Bruleo has updated his mods for version 5 now!

Here are some mods that are long overdue for being recognized and used by phpLD users. Some of you may have already worked with Bruleo on the forums and used his mods. What is great is he keeps all the mods up to date with the latest versions, and has a good reputation for supporting his mods.

REMOTE LISTINGS:
Allows you to list your latest links from your directory on any other website. Destination site does not require php. FREE

REGISTERED USER DISCOUNTS:
Version1: Alows you to automatically offer percentage discounts to registered and logged in users.
Version 2: Allows you to automatically offer percentage discounts to registered and logged in users that have subcribed to a newsletter (Requires additional mod).

ALTERNATIVE (SECONDARY) DESCRIPTION FOR LINKS:
Allows you to set up a secondary description field for links in both your submit page and admin. Either randomly display each description at each page load, or specify one description for your details page and another for your category and results listings.

DETAILS PAGE COUNTER:
Adds a counter to to show how many times your details or articles pages for a listing has been visited. (FREE)

MOVE CONFIRMATION LINKS:
Allows you to move the User, Link and Article confirmation emails into the submission / registration notification emails, along with a custom message so that when a user registers or submits a link that requires confirmation.

LISTINGS IN EMAILS
Allows you to place a list of latest links and / or a random featured listings in your automatically generated site emails. (FREE)

EMAIL SUBSCRIBED MEMBERS (COI Newsletter)
Allows you to send emails or newsletters to your user base that have opted in to receive them. Admin options allow you to send to selected froupos of members, including random groups, specified user IR ranges and members by Alpha-numeric. This is a Double-opt-in / opt-out system, which means it conforms to legal requirements in many countries with regard to Spam.

MULTIPART EMAILS
Allows you to set up both HTML and Plain Text versions of your system emails that are sent to users. Also supports your admin notifications and contact form emails. If a user is not able to view HTML email, then he will be presented with
the plain text version instead.

SEARCH TAGS (with a difference)
Adds a configurable tag-cloud with a difference on your site based on searches performed. Add an extra field to the submit page allowing submitters to specify a master keyword, which is then added to to the tag cloud. When a user then performs a search or clicks on a tag using the same term as the Master Keyword, the results will have a much better chance of showing the listing.
05 June 2010: Updated to allow censorship of keywords/phrases, switch to turn on or off tags stats and a setting to set the display length of tags.

ADS IN EMAILS
Allow you to display and rotate ads (or any other content) in your site emails. Ads are entered into a new admin area. Multiple activated ads are rotated randomly.
27 March 2010 - Updated to allow both Plaintext and HTML ads if using my Multipart Emails mod as well.

SITE ADS / BANNERS
Configurable from admin, this mod allows you to enter ads into admin for display anywhere on your site. Once configured, you can add, delete, disable or activate ads. Multiple zones can be configured and any ads in the same zone are picked randomly.
New Feature: Expiry dates can now be set on ads. After the date set, they will no longer show.
04 Feb 2010 - New Feature: You can now specify and count the amount of ad impressions.
12 Feb 2010 - Widgets control for v4+ added.
12 Feb 2010 - Self install instructions now available.

HISTORICAL EVENTS
Displays events on anywhere on your site that are related to the same day in history. Events are entered into admin

EXTRA LINK OPTIONS
Allows the setting up of extra link options, allowing your submitters more choice when deciding what link duration and price they want to pay. (FREE).

ADMIN SEQUENCE WARNING
Displays a warning in your admin panel when your database sequence warnings for articles, categories and links go out of sync. Also disables your front end submit forms to prevent data loss until your sequence has been fixed. Also displays info to correct the sequence.

ADVANCED COUPONS
Allows the setting up of coupons so that you give codes out to people and organisations for discounts on submissions. Coupons features are maximum usage, expiry date, sperate pricing for link types and trusted, allowing for immediate approval if selected for that coupon.
10 Sept 09 - New Feature: Can now be used on paid article submissions (V3.3 upwards).

MERCHANT COUPONS
Allows submitters to create coupons to display with their listigs. Coupons are displayed as a 'cut out' and feature a printer friendly option

BIGGER MAP
Allows a 'zooming' feature of Google maps when a trigger is rolled over. The bigger map can have a different zoom level and settings.

YOUTUBE VIDEO MOD ENHANCEMENT (for categories)
Allows you to enter keywords especially for the video and enables you to be able to switch videos on and off for certain categories.

REMINDER-REJECT
Sends out a reminder after a set amount of days to unconfirmed submissions. If submission remains unconfirmed, listing is deleted and rejection email sent out after another specified period.
CURRENTLY INSTALLED ONLY - contact Bruleo for installation.

REMOTE REJECT / APPROVE
You can now reject or approve link submissions without the need to log onto your account. Admin notifications now include all data regarding the links submission, as well as links for you to be able to approve or reject submissions AND send out custom notifications with a single click. Huge time saver.

AUTO-ROBOT SPAM TRAP
Catches many robot and automated submissions and flags them in admin. You then have the choice of either deleting them individually, or deleting all of them with a single click from Admin. Also ability to set as Cron to delete automatically without any intervention required. Custom notifications are sent out automatically when rejected.
CURRENTLY INSTALLED ONLY - contact Bruleo for Installation.

ADVANCED TOOL TIPS
Allows the configuration of advances tool tip pop-ups anywhere on your site. Each tool tip is created by pasting a single line of code and the contents of the tool tips are all contained on a single template editable from Admin.

ADMIN MENU REORGANISATION
Puts all related elements together in the same area, such as Link Payments, Approve Links, Link Comments etc and also displays stats next to each option, showing exactly how many of each option there are. So you know exactly how many Link Payments there are, or how many categories need approving. Extra options can be added, such as a link to display just Top-Level categories etc.
INSTALLED ONLY - contact Bruleo for installation.
ADMIN DEFINED SORT ORDER FOR LINKS
Allows admin to manually define a sort order for links. A value can be given to individual links to promote them above other links with a lower value. One possibility would be give all reciprocal links one value and free links another value, therefore allowing them to show in a defined order, depending on the value given. (FREE)

EDITING OF COMMENTS
Allows you to edit and administer listing and article comments made by users from within admin. Also allows you to manually add new comments.

BUSINESS LISTINGS ENHANCEMENT
Adds an ability for submitters to choose whether maps are displayed for their listing or not, as well as giving them the option to display a business email address if they want to. Used in conjunction with VSDan's 'Contact Listing' mod, it also allows the submitter to prevent them being contacted through your site. Also, 'Country' field added to address and applied to maps.

25th SEPT 09: Ne Featured added: Submitters can now choose to display their contact details or not.
For more information and an updated list of mods, please check Bruleo'sphpLD Mod List in the Forums.




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