PHPSHOPPY Business Directory Script is a flexible business directory and yellow pages system that allows you to EARN money through feature listing, paid listings and the inbuilt PPC banner advertising system. It supports unlimited categories, unlimited levels of sub-categories, PPC banner adverts, blogging, e-cards, logos, product image galleries, complete contact details and business descriptions, different membership levels, language packs, template packs, review system, ratings, maps, sending of email newsletters, and PayPal, 2checkout and cheque payment gateways. It has a clean and simple user-friendly interface, search engine friendly HTML pages, a powerful administration control panel, installation wizard, and full documentation and support system.
1. PHP 4.3.0 = (Scripting Language) - PHP 5 supported.
2. Linux / Unix (recommended) or Windows* hosting account required.
3. GD (Image Library) recommended.
4. MySQL 3.23 = (Database Server) - MySQL 5 supported.
5. ionCube Loaders (usually requires latest version of ionCube)
6. cURL support enabledOther Requirements
These requirements are generally already installed on most web hosting servers.
1. Authorize.net Payment module.
2. PHP GD2 Library is required for Captcha and Image Resizing
3. mod_Rewrite is required for the script to write search engine friendly URLs.ionCube Loader Information
An ionCube Loader file is required by PHP to read files encoded with the ionCube Encoder. In order to run these encoded files you must have the ionCube Loaders.
Loader Download: http://www.ioncube.com/loaders.php
Installation Instructions : http://www.ioncube.com/loader_installation.php
In most cases, installation simply requires uploading the required loader files. However, most web hosting companies already have the loaders installed or would be willing to install the loaders for you if needed.
1 : How do I search for a business or listing?
Ans: To search for a business or listing in the directory you may either use the search fields on the home page or if you prefer a more advanced search, you may click on the menu link labeled Advanced Search.
The Business Directory allows users to browse and search for businesses in their area. The listings are detailed with features, photos, descriptions, rateings, reviews, contact information and driving directions linked to MapQuest. Users can also open an account and save their favorite businesses to their online address book. Businesses can also list their businesses.