Classified Listing – Classified ads & Business Directory Plugin


Classified Listing is among the best classified ads WordPress plugins available. It comes with all the features necessary for building a classified listing website. This classified ads WordPress plugin boasts a plethora of backend admin settings and an excellent frontend posting management system. It lets you create as many ad listing categories as you want so that each ad listing page will be as clean as possible.

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Classified ads Plugin for WordPress

The Best WordPress Classified Ads and Business Directory Plugin to create Classified ads website, job directory, booking website, local business directory and service directory.

Classified ads & Business Directory WordPress Plugin can use to create a Classified ads, Business Directory and Members Directory website easily. This plugin has both Elementor and Gutenberg blocks so you can build the classified site easily with the default Gutenberg block editor and most popular Elementor page builder.

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🏆 WordPress Business Directory Plugin:

This WordPress Business Directory plugin makes it incredibly easy to build a business directory website. The price fields can be controlled from the front end so that users can add prices, price ranges or leave out prices for their listings. We included business hours as well as social profile features on the listing submission page.

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🏆 Business Hours for Business Directory

The Business Hours allows you to set the hours of operation for your business. This feature is very important for Business Directory website. You can set the hours for each day of the week, and you can also set special hours for holidays.

🏆 Social Profile for Business Directory

User can add there social profiles in there directory listing. There are many social profiles that can be used for directory listings. The most popular ones are LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.


You can create unlimited custom fields and set them category-wise. Alternatively, you can create groups and fields under these groups.

  • Text Box
  • Text Area
  • URL
  • Number
  • Select
  • Radio
  • Checkbox
  • Date & Date Range [Pro]

Classified Listing plugin offers extensive admin control over the fields that your pages will display in the listing page of all your ads. What’s more, you’ll also have control over the fields visible in the detail view of the ads. It is in each detail page of your ads that you will have the main descriptions. With Classified Listing Pro, you can display the custom fields in the list view. Your custom fields will even appear in the search filters if you want.

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🏆 User Friendly

Classified Listing is crafted to provide the best possible user experience to all users, including the admins, buyers, and sellers of ad listings. All your users will enjoy a smooth interface on any device since this plugin is fully responsive. This classified listing WordPress plugin makes your elements look great on all devices, whether they’re using desktops, tablets, or mobile phones.

Classified Listing’s mobile-friendly nature gives your mobile users an unmatchable experience. Ad buyers will have unmatchable experiences as they browse through ads. They can compare similar ads and settle on the ones they prefer easily. The quick view feature of Classified Listing draws the attention of users to ads, notifications, contact forms, or whatever you want them to notice.

Classified Listing supports the use of maps to showcase the location of listings. Whether you prefer Google Maps, this plugin has you covered. Google Maps will display locations with latitudes and longitudes. What’s more, it comes with a radius search function, which makes such searches more straightforward.

🏆 Search and Filter Functions

The search and filter functions of this plugin are incredibly powerful. The Ajax search and filter functions accommodate multiple search options. You can even filter your search results by custom fields, category, location, and price. The Ajax autocomplete function that makes the search process even smoother. The premium version of Classified Listing has the radius search function, which enables users to find listing items near them.

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🏆 Frontend User Dashboard Options

Each of your users can control their own data and listings from your website’s front end. Users can manage their own ad listings by editing, deleting, and promoting them. Classified Listing allows them to manage the ads they want to be their favorites. They can also manage the payments they receive from selling their ads. If any of your users need to edit the information on their accounts, they can do so at will.

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🏆 Admin Ad Control Options

This classified ads WordPress plugin gives the site admin immense control over various elements and features. Since it grants you Permalink control over links in your listing detail page, you can easily modify the links you want.

If you want to use Classified Listing for a directory website more than an ad listing one, you will still enjoy some features crafted especially for you. One such feature is the opening hours setting. A directory website will also rely heavily on the social sharing feature.

Images play a significant part in an ad listing website; having control over them ensures that they remain your protagonist. With Classified Listing, the admin has control over the maximum number of images that can be used in each listing. With this classified ads, WordPress plugin enables you to set a maximum image size threshold for image uploads. The sizes of images on your gallery and thumbnails are also in your control.

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🏆 Ad Control

This classified ads WordPress plugin gives you a choice between automatic and manual approval of your listings. If you have too many users, automatic approval is best. On the other hand, manually approving listings help screen ads in detail before posting them.

With Classified Listing, you will have immense control over the ad listings. You can set the number of days for which a listing should last before being removed. This ad directory WordPress plugin allows you to set the threshold of days within when a listing will be marked as ‘new’ and given prominence.

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🏆 Location

With Classified Listing, you can set up to a maximum of 3 location levels. The default location types include state, city, and tow; however, you can set your own custom levels.

This classified listing WordPress plugin lets you import location. The import option for locations is via CSV; therefore, you can import bulk location data easily.

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🏆 Payment Options

The payment options on your site should depend mainly on your location and that of your users. You can receive payments on your site via

🏆 Earning From Your Listings

You can make money from posting ads where users pay for each ad or for ad promotions, such as

  • Featured ads – Featured ads highlighted with a special background color so this ads get
    more view
  • Pay Per Ads – You can set pay per ad option so after post ads user need to pay.
  • Top ads [Pro] – Top ads display top of archive page and search page with a special highlighted color so this ads get mote view
  • Bumpup ads [Pro] – Bumpup ads changes the ads data daily so it show top of list in archive page and search page.
  • Membership [Pro]: Classified Listing comes with the Store and Membership addon, which allows you to enable membership packages for sellers. You can offer an ad promotion option along with the membership packages.

🏆 Elementor Addon

This Classified ads and Business Directory plugin has multiple Elementor addons to display ads in different layouts. The Pro version support archive builder also single ads builder. Sp you can easily arrange the archive page and single ads page how your want the ads will display.

🏆 GutenBerg Blocks

This Classifieds ads plugins has multiple Gutenberg blocks. So you can easily use the block in WordPress default Gutenberg builder.


  • Unlimited category
  • Unlimited custom fields.
  • FieldList control for Listing View.
  • FieldList control for detail View.
  • Contact form on Listing detail Page.
  • Auto or manually listing approve.
  • Support Database location up to 3 levels like state, city & town.
  • Offline & PayPal Payment system Pro version support Authorize, Stripe & WooCommerce Payment
  • Front-end & Back-end listing submission.
  • Front-end user dashboard to manage listings.


  • Listing layout and filtering
  • Widget
  • New listing form
  • User backend
  • Payment History
  • User account settings
  • Elementor Widget List
  • Elementor Listing Widget
  • GutenBerg Listing Block


Using The WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
  2. Search for ‘Classified Listing’
  3. Click ‘Install Now’
  4. Activate the plugin on the Plugin dashboard

Uploading in WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
  2. Navigate to the ‘Upload’ area
  3. Select from your computer
  4. Click ‘Install Now’
  5. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard

Using FTP

  1. Download
  2. Extract the classified-listing directory to your computer
  3. Upload the classified-listing directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  4. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard


Is this Classified ads plugin allow front end submission?

  • Yes ads can be submitted from front end.

Is user submit listing free?

  • Yes we have settings if you want full free or pay for featured listing can enable that.

Can I make renew from ad listing?

  • Yes can enable payment for featured listing.

Is this plugin has custom fields?

  • Yes unlimited custom fields can created and set as category wise?

Is this plugin allow nested category?

  • Yes

Is this plugin allow Country – City – State?

  • Yes it support 3 level of location you can the level as your need.

Is admin end email notification?

  • Yes we have different setting so admin get notification for different action.

Can admin send email notification to ad posting?

  • Yes admin can send email notification to ad poster.

Is listing auto approve?

  • We have settings if you want to approve or manual approve you can change it.

Can I change email notification text?

  • Yes all email notification text can changeable from admin end.


February 6, 2024
Работает в теме elementor. Много настроек. Редактируются страницы. Пока не удалось русифицировать.
January 1, 2024
The Classified Listing system is a robust platform that can efficiently manage large-scale listings and offers all the necessary features to operate a successful commercial classified ads business. When it comes to support, the Radius Theme team is always available and has proven to be extremely helpful whenever assistance is needed.We are very happy at ClassiFind.Net, 7 Stars to Radius Theme
October 29, 2023
The best and free plugin I came across after a long search that has not disappointed me is classified listings!
October 18, 2023
I tested several, this is the best, thanks for this plugin, even the basic is already ok!
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3.0.3 ( February 22, 2024 )

Fixed: Pay per ad pending listing publish issue
Fixed: Category disappear issue after promotion

3.0.2 ( February 21, 2024 )

Fixed: MAP render issue on listing form
Fixed: PHP 8 compatibility issue
Fixed: Custom checkbox fields issue
Fixed: Title and breadcrumb issue
Fixed: Zero payment gateway selection issue
Added: Option to publish promotion listing automatically
Added: Ad type sortable
Added: Listing RSS feed

3.0.2 ( February 07, 2024 )

  • Fixed: Admin end from builder issue
  • Added: From builder Function

3.0.0 ( January 31, 2024 )

  • Added: Listing Form Builder
  • Updated: Settings
  • Updated: User profile
  • Fixed: Favourite listings pagination issue
  • Fixed: Payment pagination issue
  • Fixed: Pagination issue during filter

2.6.7 ( January 04, 2024 )

  • Fixed: My-listings pagination issue
  • Fixed: Gallery popup sequence issue
  • Fixed: Gallery image edit/delete issue on mobile
  • Fixed: Listings page password protected issue
  • Fixed: Price range search issue
  • Fixed: Dashboard listing count issue
  • Fixed: Payment history date issue
  • Updated: My-listings design
  • Added: Telegram contact number

2.6.6 ( November 28, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Listing count issue
  • Fixed: Gutenberg category block hide empty issue
  • Fixed: Expires, Business hour text translate issue
  • Fixed: Listing search form slug translation issue
  • Updated: Twitter icon
  • Added: TikTok social profile

2.6.5 ( November 21, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Permission issue to edit/delete listing at my-listings

2.6.4 ( November 20, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Add to favourite text issue
  • Fixed: Zero pricing offline payment issue
  • Fixed: Bootstrap script issue on My-account
  • Fixed: My-account different template set issue
  • Fixed: Remove force offline payment if amount is 0

2.6.3 ( November 13, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Category, Location combine URL pagination issue

2.6.2 ( November 13, 2023 )

  • Updated: My-listings table information

2.6.1 ( November 08, 2023 )

  • Fixed: GEO query default radius issue
  • Added: My-account backward compatibility

2.6.0 ( November 06, 2023 )

  • Updated: Filter query string
  • Improved: My-account dashboard design
  • Fixed: PHP warning ( October 13, 2023 )

  • Updated: Dismissible admin notice

2.5.5 ( October 12, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Category and location link issue
  • Fixed: Gallery image sorting issue on mobile
  • Fixed: Space separate word issue in tag
  • Fixed: Map view zoom change issue
  • Fixed: Renew link issue in E-mail
  • Fixed: Meta query relation issue
  • Added: Website and WhatsApp hints text

2.5.4 ( September 29, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Listing form textarea line break issue

2.5.3 ( September 19, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Gutenberg block not working
  • Fixed: Gutenberg block meta data not found

2.5.2 ( September 19, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Pricing update issue
  • Fixed: Layout width issue

2.5.1 ( September 18, 2023 )

  • Added: Popular in promotion filter
  • Update: Pricing admin options
  • Fixed: Block preview ready
  • Update: Block convert api version 2

2.5.0 ( September 05, 2023 )

  • Added: Listing Tag

2.4.9 ( August 24, 2023 )

  • Fixed: tinyMCE javascript uncaught error

2.4.8 ( August 23, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Description limit issue
  • Fixed: Thousands separator payment settings issue
  • Fixed: Lost password link issue
  • Fixed: Repeater field PHP warning
  • Added: Title & Description limit counter

2.4.7 ( July 25, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Payment history paid date
  • Added: Add hook for ad type membership restriction
  • Added: Add i18n loading text at rtcl localized
  • Added: Phone number field at contact email
  • Update: Add nonce remove filter hook

2.4.6 ( July 14, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Vulnerable to Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF) [Function: rtcl_ajax_thumbnail_delete]
  • Fixed: username generator
  • Fixed: Global post variable for gallery template
  • Fixed: Date range filter issue

2.4.5 ( Jun 23, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Quick view issue

2.4.4 ( Jun 23, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Listing image alter attribute title issue
  • Fixed: Renew email link issue when disable payment
  • Fixed: WhatsApp label issue
  • Added: Hook to disable popup search on click submission
  • Added: Seller verification support in Elementor widget
  • Added: Country empty state required issue

2.4.3 ( Jun 02, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Lost password URL issue
  • Fixed: Fix some conflicted with PHP 8.2
  • Added: Promotion sync with WPML
  • Added: Add some Hook for extend functionality

2.4.2 ( May 08, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Method not found issue error log
  • Fixed: Unregister user session error while posting new listing

2.4.1 ( Apr 28, 2023 )

  • Updated: Update states for Zimbabwe & Saint Lucia
  • Added: PHP 8.2 compatibility

2.4.0 ( Apr 06, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Security Problem Fake Account Setups
  • Updated: Improve sanitization and escaping
  • Added: Add query for escaping Blocked users and listings

2.3.11 ( Mar 22, 2023 )

  • Added: Claim compatibility
  • Added: Phone required settings for registration form
  • Added: Listing or User block functionality

2.3.10 ( Mar 22, 2023 )

  • Added: Admin note option for all users
  • Added: Hook to show/hide email in user listing page
  • Fixed: Elementor addon pagination issue
  • Fixed: Custom field (textarea) html entity issue

2.3.9 ( Mar 01, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Billing email address issue
  • Fixed: Custom field order issue
  • Fixed: Waring at VStore class data retrieve
  • Updated: Removed favourite link button class

2.3.8 ( Feb 10, 2023 )

  • Added: Confirm password field during registration
  • Added: Separate option to hide name and phone field
  • Added: Reset button to clear filter
  • Fixed: Gallery image display issue when disable slider
  • Fixed: Single listing map zoom issue during page scroll

2.3.7 ( Jan 31, 2023 )

  • Added: New user registration email settings
  • Fixed: WooCommerce rating conflict issue
  • Fixed: Listing Category widget issue

2.3.6 ( Jan 13, 2023 )

  • Added: Renew Feature
  • Fixed: Add hook for Elementor

2.3.5 ( Jan 10, 2023 )

  • Fixed: Elementor deprecated notice issue
  • Fixed: Namibian dollar symbol issue

2.3.4 ( Jan 02, 2023 )

  • Updated: Title and alt attribute are supported at listing images.
  • Updated: Disable specific date for daterangepicker.

2.3.3 ( Dec 19, 2022 )

  • Updated: Price formatting filter hook

2.3.2 ( Dec 12, 2022 )

  • Fixed: Notice button vulnerability (CSRF)

2.3.1 ( Dec 02, 2022 )

  • Fixed: Default page creation issue
  • Updated: WordPress Hook functionality

2.3.0 ( Nov 25, 2022 )

  • Added: Checkout billing information
  • Added: Store and Pro hook for synchronization

2.2.25 ( Nov 18, 2022 )

  • Fixed: Post status issue after promotion

2.2.24 ( Nov 14, 2022 )

  • Fixed: Robots no index issue
  • Fixed: is_page function return

2.2.23 ( Nov 08, 2022 )

  • Fixed: Related listing price show issue
  • Fixed: Gutenberg dimension control break issue

2.2.22 ( Oct 31, 2022 )

  • Fixed: PHP error

2.2.21 ( Oct 24, 2022 )

  • Fixed: Price hide issue on change price type

2.2.20 ( Oct 05, 2022 )

  • Fixed: Sidebar responsive issue
  • Fixed: WhatsApp icon color issue
  • Fixed: Conditional custom field issue

2.2.19 ( Sep 21, 2022 )

  • Fixed: Responsive issue with Divi theme
  • Added: Webp format support for gallery image

2.2.18 ( Sep 13, 2022 )

  • Added: Updated Static multi currency compatibility

2.2.17 ( Sep 12, 2022 )

  • Added: Add Multi Currency static support functionality
  • Fixed: WPML translation issue at payment history page

2.2.16 ( Aug 24, 2022 )

  • Fixed: PHP fatal error

2.2.15 ( Aug 17, 2022 )

  • Added: Settings to separate registration page
  • Fixed: Cache clear error issue

2.2.14 ( Aug 12, 2022 )

  • Fixed: Session error log
  • Fixed: Single listing sidebar spacing issue
  • Updated: Security & sanitization
  • Updated: Coupon addon compatibility

2.2.13 ( July 25, 2022 )

  • Added: Coupon addon compatibility
  • Improved: Query optimize and Performance update

2.2.12 ( July 18, 2022 )

  • Fixed: Theme support conflict issue with elementor

2.2.11 ( July 15, 2022 )

  • Fixed: Child category hide issue in Listing Category Box elementor addon

2.2.10 ( July 06, 2022 )

  • Fixed: Business Hour time issue

2.2.9 ( Jun 29, 2022 )

  • Added: ‘No Listing Found’ text change option in Elementor
  • Added: …