Expert and WordPress Member Directory Plugin Description
WordPress Expert and Member Directory plugin by CreativeMinds allows you to build an embedded member discovery catalog on your WordPress website.
WordPress Member Directory plugin makes it easy to start any kind of a curated members list or company directory and include it anywhere on your WordPress site.
Plugin includes customization options which allow you to add custom fields and links to the member page listing.
Allowing WordPress Members to Manage their Own Profiles
- View this plugin live on WordPress Members Directory on ListWP.com
Member Directory – Paying for Members Listings
WordPress Members directory payments edition let you charge money for posting made by members. You can charge for new member profile posting and for keeping the member listing or renewing member profile listing each year (you can define the cycle length).
It is possible to use a mixed mode payment which means that part of the member information will be visible for free and the other part will be visible only once paid
Using the WordPress Member Directory Plugin
- WordPress Members Directory – Build a curated members discovery directory on your WordPress site
- Support member Submission – Allow members to list and manage their profile
- Advanced WordPress Directory Search -Allow users to filter and locate members
Member Directory Localization and Supported Languages
Member Directory Additional Plugin Resources
- live Demo of the member directory on on WordPress Expert Directory on ListWP.com
Expert and Member Directory Basic Features
- Create a directory which include a catalog of members profiles
- Define members categories
- Choose basic styling options
Expert and Member Directory Plugin Advanced Features (Pro Version Only)
Please check the user guide to learn more about this plugin.
- Extended Member profile Information – Each member profile has the following details – overview, publications, education, experience, address, Website URL, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Phone number, Google+ and more.
- Ads and Promotions – Admin can insert ads in the member profile page taken from Google or any other external plugin in search results.
- Export / Import – Export and import member profiles across sites
- Custom Fields – Add custom fields with your own added metadata.
- Search and Filters – Filter member profiles by categories and tags or free text search
- Member Directory Index Templates – Several designs to the members directory index. You can also choose between two available templates.
- Member profile Page Design – Easily customize member profile page look and feel. You can also choose between two available templates.
- Moderation and notification – Admin can moderate new member profile listings or be notified when a new member profile is posted (with community edition)
- Member profile Promotions – Promote member profile in search results and related profiles widget
- Related Profiles Widget – Show related member profiles in each member profile page
- Custom Taxonomies – Supports additional custom taxonomy and filtering.
- Shortcodes Support – Supports shortcodes to show a list of all categories, a single member profile widget and more
- Style member profile page – Style and change the look and feel of the member profile page from the plugin settings. This includes background colors and more.
- Style Member Directory – It is easy to style and change the look and feel of the member directory (index) page from the plugin settings. This includes layout, size of each profile box, theme and much more.
- Tags Support – Option to add tags to each member profile and to search by tags or filters member profiles be tags
- Editable Labels All plugin labels can be easily edited and localized from plugin settings
Member Directory Editions and Pricing
|Feature||Pro Edition||Pro Community||Pro Payments|
|Create any number of member profile listing|
|Choose the default member image|
|Choose the member category|
|Extended profile information|
|Import / Export|
|Profile custom fields|
|Search and Filters|
|Directory Index Templates|
|Profile Page Styling|
|Related profiles widget|
|User can list a profile|
|User can claim existing profile|
|User can manage his profile|
|Admin can moderate new posted profiles|
|User can pay for posting a profile|
|User can pay for renewing a listing|
|User can pay for claiming a profile|
Member Directory Additional Addons and Modules
The following list is additional modules and addons which can be installed together with the Member Directory plugin and provide additional functionality
Member Directory Related Plugins
Member Directory Frequently Asked Questions
Please check the user guide to learn more about this plugin.
How do I enable shortcodes for the directory so I can have a gallery above the description?
Can I customize the expert directory widget to match my WP theme?
Can I add my social media links to my expert listing?
Does this Plugin allow me to take payments from people for adding listings?
To take payments the Expert Directory Payments addon is required, the core plugin does not handle payments alone.
Learn more about the Expert directory payments add-on by clicking here.
How can I allow expert listing owners to add or manage their own listings?
Can I filter which expert listings appear on my site
Can I embed ads from Google AdSense?
Absolutely! In fact you can embed ads from any external source by copying the campaign code and pasting it into the location where you want them to appear. This includes Google adsense campaigns, CM Ad changer, or any internal or external source of adverts. Embedded ads are displayed in between your expert directory listings on locations that you define, as shown in the image below:
What filters can I have on my expert directory page?
Does this Plugin support creating directories of businesses?
It could be used for this purpose but our Business Directory plugin is much better suited for this purpose.
Read more about it by clicking here
Could this Plugin work for creating a Directory of people rather than strictly for businesses?
It can work for different purposes such as the one you have described. Since the front-end labels can all be changed from their defaults to reflect whatever you want your directory to be about the plugin is very much open to being used in different ways.
It sounds like our Members and Experts Directory plugin might be a better match with what you’re looking for however. Read more about the Expert Directory plugin by clicking here.
WordPress Member Directory Online Demo
This demo shows an index page with all profiles posted in the member directory. Clicking on a profile image will take you to the member profile page.
|Using shortcodes– Using a shortcode to display all categories defined in the member directory. Clicking on a category will show all related members found.|
Member Directory Image Gallery
Version 1.2.8 11th Aug 2018
- Added order listing by last name
- Added on the index page show last name first
- Bug: Fixed related to permalinks disabled notice in admin
- Bug: Fixed related to expert image in admin
Version 1.2.7 31st July 2018
- Fixed default expert image issue in Tiles 2.0 View and Expert Directory View
Version 1.2.6 27th July 2018
- Updated license package
Version 1.2.5 24th July 2018
- Added: p and br support in cmed_expert description
- Updated license package
Version 1.2.4 19th July 2018
- Bug: Fixed image import issue from CSV
Version 1.2.3 16th July 2018
- Bug: Fixed related to star rating
Version 1.2.2 8th July 2018
- Bug: Fixed image issue in cmed_expert shortcode
Version 1.2.1 4th July 2018
- Bug: Fixed image issue in cmed_single_expert shortcode
Version 1.2.0 3rd July 2018
- Bug: Fixed expert backend list image
Version 1.1.19 27th June 2018
- Fixed default expert image issue
Version 1.1.18 19th June 2018
- Added the support for admin to change the author
- Added the “the_content” filter for the Expert Page
Version 1.1.17 15th June 2018
- Shortcode list improvements
Version 1.1.16 10th June 2018
- Added GDPR Support
- Added HTML editor support in settings
Version 1.1.15 10th May 2018
- Bug: Fixed a few small bugs and typos
- Feature: Added the integration with the CM Reviews plugin
Version 1.1.14 26th Jan 2018
- Bug: Fixed the bug with the pagination
Version 1.1.13 23rd Jan 2018
- Change: Updated the shortcode settings
- Feature: Added the option to gather and display the statistics of business views/clicks
- Bug: Fixed the bug with the shortcode displaying the wrong items when pagination was disabled
- Bug: Fixed the bug with the image size
- Bug: Fixed several small bugs
Version 1.1.11 26th Sep 2017
- Fix for the bug making it unable to hide the address for expert
Version 1.1.10 10th Sep 2017
- Fix for the imported experts not visible until saved
- Fix for the display of the address (hidden by default)
Version 1.1.8 12th June 2017
- Added the ability to search by Tags
- Updated the Licensing Package
- Added new 1 new view for Index Page and 1 new template for single entry
- Fixed some bugs
- Fixed a grey bar in the product page that is an unwanted scrollbar that appears on Android devices
- Fixed the bug in the letters filter
- Fixed the unclosed div on taxonomies page
- Updated licensing dashboard.
- Added Google Map API support
- Fixed Backlink issue
- Redesigned Star Rating module
- Added the support for Payments AddOn
- Security Fixes
Version 1.1.7 22nd April 2017
Removed the edit link for the subscribers