CM Locations Manager Anonymous Posting Addon for WordPress by CreativeMinds

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Locations Manager Anonymous User Posting for WordPress

Let anonymous users suggest new locations! This add-on comes with moderation and security features to make your map even more social.

Can only be used with CM Location Manager Pro

Location Manager Anonymous Posting AddOn Description

The CM Location Anonymous Posting AddOn for WordPress supports anonymous uploads of location and point of interest to the locations manager plugin.

Safe Guest Posting

The add-on allows admins to open their WordPress website to guest collaboration without losing control. Administrators can moderate each location and approve or trash it.
General, ToS, and ReCaptcha Settings
General, ToS, and ReCaptcha Settings

The plugin also supports adding a Captcha check widget to the upload form.

Location Manager Anonymous Posting Prerequisite Plugin

You need to have the CM Location Manager pro plugin installed before using this addon

CM Map Locations
Map Locations and Store Locator
This plugin lets users manage locations and supports location finder using Google Maps. Each individual location includes description, points of interest and images. Build a wordpress business location directory to support your business mapping requirements.
[ Video]  [ Userguide]

Locations Manager Anonymous Posting Features

Submission Settings – Define if non logged-in users can also submit a location
Moderation – Moderate every new location posting before it appears on the website
Notification – Set an email template for the notification sent to user once his location has been moderated and accepted
reCAPTCHA Support – Enable reCAPTCHA support to avoid spam posting
Terms of Service – Add terms for the user to approve before submitting his location
Labels – Adjust the labels appearing when submission form appears

Location Manager Anonymous Posting Gallery

Locations manager Anonymous Posting Frequently Asked Questions

Are site visitors required to leave any details like email, name etc to be able to post locations maps with this add-on?

No. Site users don’t need to leave any information they can post completely anonymously. If you are concerned about malicious visitors posting rubbish content you can enable reCaptcha and moderation.

To learn more about this feature see this Help article.

How can I make sure that spammers don't post irrelevant or inappropriate content?

The Captcha is a good way to prevent bots from posting, and then enabling moderation will work as a filter for inappropriate content being uploaded by people with dubious intent.

To learn more about the reCaptcha feature see this Help article. Or to learn about the moderation feature Click here

Are anonymous users able to upload files to the site via the Location Maps form?

That’s up to you. You can choose to enable or disable the ability of anonymous users to upload image or video files to the site depending on your preference.

To learn more about this feature see this Help article.

I want to ensure that locations maps created on the site become property of the site. Can I add some disclaimer or legalese for this through the add-on?

We have built in a Terms of Service feature that can be enabled or disabled as you need.

It allows you to add some information that the site visitor must agree to by checking a box before they are able to complete the locations map submission.

You can modify the Terms of Service that is displayed here.

To learn more about this feature see this Help article.

How is the site Admin notified that there are locations maps pending approval from anonymous users?

The admin receives an email notification. They can also filter locations in the locations section of the plugin settings to view only pending locations maps before choosing which to enable.

To learn more about this feature see this Help article.

Is there any way to turn off moderation of new locations?

Yes. Some users would prefer to allow locations to be posted to the site without approval being required. This can help increase the rate at with the site grows. Enabling or disabling moderation is very simple

To learn more about this feature see this Help article.

Location Manager Anonymous Posting Related Add Ons

CM Map Locations
Map Locations and Store Locator
This plugin lets users manage locations and supports location finder using Google Maps. Each individual location includes description, points of interest and images. Build a wordpress business location directory to support your business mapping requirements.
[ Video]  [ Userguide]
CM Map Locations PeepSo Integration Addon
Locations Manager PeepSo Integration
Integrates the locations manager plugin with the PeepSo social network. This plugin adds the ability for PeepSo community members to create and discuss map locations and point of interest. The admin can moderate locations before they appear
[ Video]  [ Userguide]
CM Maps Location Custom Fields Addon
Location Manager Custom Fields
Use single-line fields, multi-line areas or 5-grade scales as custom fields to input all kinds of different of information. Add "Service", "Price", and "My Impressions" and much more to locations.
[ Video]  [ Userguide]
CM Map Locations Business Hours Addon
Locations Business Hours
Allow business owner to indicate daily business open and close hours. Display "Open Now" status on search results.
[ Video]  [ Userguide]

Location Manager Anonymous Posting Changelog

Version 1.0.3 from 11th Aug 2019

  • Fixed bug related to reCaptcha
  • Updated package 1.8.9

Version 1.0.2 from 22nd Oct 2018

  • Fixed bug related to route controller

Version 1.0.1 from 24th Aug 2018

  • Fixed bug related to create location by anonymous user
  • Updated package

Plugin Release 1.0.0 25th Sep 2017