XTDir Promoted Entries - Building an advertising catalog

XTDir Promoted Entries - Building an advertising catalog

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XTDir is our new solution to empower SobiPro

SobiPro is the next generation of directory extension with content construction support for Joomla!. SobiPro is a very extensible and highly configurable multi-directory component which allows you to easily extend your Joomla! powered website with a products directory, download directory, download and document management, real estate functionality and much, much more all from a single installation. What's new in SobiPro

XTDir is built based on our 5-years experience working and extending SobiPro.

Main Component Features

  • Dashboard:  Control Panel to manage the general configuration
  • Joomla Search plugin: To integrate SobiPro with the general search. Examples: Neo or Elephant.
  • Smart Search plugin (Finder): To integrate SobiPro with the general Joomla smart search / simplified Sobipro App for finder. Examples: Neo or Elephant.

xtdir-entries-explorer-360Promoted Entries for SobiPro

  • Entries Explorer: The explorer is our main management tool to promote/unpromote, enable/disable, and approve/unapprove actions.
  • Promoted Entries: Entries can be promoted to top positions in the catalog navigation, in this way an advertisement policy can be enforced.
  • Tiers for Sections / Categories: Tiers define how the list of promoted entries will be managed. Scope: section-wide or category specific.
  • Advertisement algorithms: Default, Hits, Random, or Multi-Armed Bandit (Random+Hits, same used by Google Adwords)
  • Entries management: Manual (activated by hand), Dynamic, or Paid (activated by payments / Paypal IPN).
  • Order management: Paid orders to track payments and extry expirations.
  • Promotion Expiration/Edition: Entries are enabled and disabled according the defined term.
  • Promoted Entry Metadata Field: native SobiPro field to include entry metadata (styling).
  • AlphaListing Entry Promotion: New promotion case.
  • Custom "Order By": Support for custom second order (Native Intra-Page Order App)

Modules

The new list of reviewed modules are:

Advanced Features

  • Performance: Battle tested for large catalogs. This site has more than sample 2.000 entries. More test sections are coming (10-100K entries)
  • Cronjob tasks: heavy tasks are managed by cronjob tasks.

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