shweDirectory - Directory Software

shweDirectory was professionally designed and developed based on MVC architecture (Model-View-Controller) using Joomla framework. It can be used for Link, Web , Video and Business directory.

For demonstration purpose, default city expiry time for visitor is set to about 5 minutes in demo.


New Directory Features in Version 3.5

Smart Suggest

This is new feature in shweDirectory version 3.5. System can now learn while people do searching on the website. System will suggest the words which are close to what user is looking for based on the history and frequency of the search in the system.

Mobile Verison

Finally, new shweDirectory comes with FREE mobile version as number of users surfing internet from their mobiles are dramatically increasing. Users can now easily view and use the directory site from their mobile phones. They can also take photo and upload directly from their mobile phones using latest iOS and Android OS.

Listing Statsitics in dashboard

In new directory version 3.5, admin can view the listing statistics by cities in pie chart. For world version, admin can also view listing statistics by country.

Upgrade to support Twitter API 1.1

Twitter has upgraded its API to 1.1 and this new version can support new Twitter API 1.1

Upgrade to support HTTP 1.1 protocol for PayPal IPN

PayPal will discontinue support for HTTP 1.0 protocol starting the 7th of October, 2013. PayPal IPN (Instant Payment Notification) in new version has been upgraded to support HTTP 1.1 protocol.

shweDirectory is ready to go with the latest Joomla vesion 2.5. This extension makes use of built in multilanguage feature to support multilanguage contents. Our new Package installer will make installation process simple and will set up template, modules and component settings with one step installation.

Support World and Country level

New version allows visitors to view directory listing in world level and country level. In World directory version, visitor can view all the directory listings in the system or view listings by country. In Multi city version, visitors can view the directory listings by city or by the whole country.

Easy to switch the Landing Page

shweDirectory comes with three landing page options. Administrator can easily change it from admin section.

Video Directory

One of the very new features in shweDirectory is that it can be used as video directory. It comes with very great feature which extracts Youtube video information such as Video Title, description, duration of the video, views, rating and even the thumbnail of the video. User just need to enter the Youtube video link and click the Extract Info button. shweDirectory will extract all these information within a few seconds.

SEO Friendly URL
  • Listing page and listing detail page will have search engine friendly URLs which will help to improve SEO for the website.
  • Page title and Meta description are dynamically changed on list detail page, listing page and search result page.

Auto data extracting from existing website
  • Meta description and Meta keywords are very important for a website. But no one will remember them by heart.
  • shweDirectory has a feature to extract website title, meta description and meta keywords from existing website after user has entered the website URL.
  • User can manually edit Meta description and Meta keywords after extracting.

Google Page Rank Indicator for website URL
  • Each listing with website URL will have Google page rank indicator.
  • The range of the page rank is from 0 to 10. Page rank indicator is necessary especially for link/web directory.

Auto Website thumbnail for each listing with website URL (Using Third Party Service)
  • Website thumbnail will be generated for each listing with website URL. Admin can turn on/off for this feature.
  • Website thumbnail makes the site more attractive and users can visually preview the site without visiting.
  • shweDirectory use API to create thumbnail. Site owner will need to register for this feature. Please visit for more information.

Display Alexa Traffic Rank for website URL
  • Admin can set whether to show Alexa traffic rank for listing with website url.

Easy Google Map Integration with driving direction support
  • shweDirectory comes with Listings on Google Map Module which shows the location of the Listing on Google map if user enter address, zip code or postal code.
  • Showing location on map is important especially for businesses and services such as restaurant, bar, learning center, workshop.
  • In addition to showing the location on map, shwedirectory allows users to find the driving direction hot to get to the locaton of the listing.

Rating System (IP Based rating / User based rating)
  • shweDirectory has integrated rating system for each listing.
  • User can select from five different ratings. System will calculate average rating for each listing.
  • Admin can set the rating mode, ip based rating or user based rating. User has to login to rate in user based rating. Admin can set the maximum number of rating per IP in ip based rating.

Auto data extracting for Youtube video (Video Directory
  • One of the very new features in shweDirectory is that it can be used as video directory.
  • It comes with very great feature which extracts Youtube video information such as Video Title, description, duration of the video, views, rating and even the thumbnail of the video. User just need to enter the Youtube video link and click the Extract Info button.
  • shweDirectory will extract all these information within a few seconds. User can manually edit All the information after extracting.

Integrated Review/Comment System
  • User can write review/comment for each listing.
  • Admin can set whether owner of the listing will be notified by email if someone writes comment for their listings. Owner of the listing can remove the review/comment for their listing after login to the system.
  • Admin can set to use built-in review/comment or facebook comment.

Real-time validation of reciprocal link
  • If the user has decided to add reciprocal link on their website, system will validate the user's website for reciprocal link before allowing the user to add the new listing.
  • In addition to real-time validation, system will periodically check whether reciprocal links are still valid. Admin can set the interval for reciprocal link checking (example, 7 days, 15 days).
  • Listings with reciprocal link will get higher priority for listing and search result.

Integrated Tag System for Listing
  • Users can add Tags to their listings. Tags will help the user to find the appropriate listings easily.
  • When users do searching, the result page will contain tags which contain the words that user is searching.
  • Admin can set the maximum allowed tag and default tags for each category.

Claim feature for the listing
  • shweDirectory comes with claim feature for listings. Admin can add the listing without email from the backend and visitor can claim the listing from frontend.
  • It also supports automatic claim feature for listing with website url. If the listing has website url such as, user can claim automatically using any email address with domain
  • System will validate the email that is used to claim the lsiting before approval process.

Other Useful Features

  • Google XML Sitemap
  • Form Assistant
  • Form Manager (Custom Fields)
  • Powerful Sponsored Link/Ads Manager (Pay-Per-Click Advertising Ready)
  • Clickable link in description
  • SEO friendly city/country links
  • Custom meta title,description and keywords for each city / country
  • Custom meta title,description and keywords for each category
  • Easy to integrate with other joomla extensions
  • Facebook Connect Integrated
  • Facebook Like button
  • Tweet button
  • Google +1 Button
  • Google Map API Version 3
  • Browse Listing alphabatically
  • Agelock feature for adult category

shweDirectory Home Page Layout

shweDirectory Detail Page Layout

shweDirectory Listing Page Layout

shweDirectory Video Listing Page Layout

shweDirectory Video Detail Page Layout

shweDirectory Video Detail Page Layout


System Requirements

  • PHP 5.3.x or above
  • MySQL 5.0.4 or above
  • Apache 2.x or above
  • GD Library Support for PHP
  • Apache mod_rewrite extension installed for SEO URLs
  • Support for cron jobs
  • Wildcard subdomain support
  • Recommended Hosting

What will you get ?

  • Free Professional Installation of Joomla 2.5 System
  • shweDirectory component
  • shweDirectory Feature Listing Module
  • shweDirectory Photo Listing Module
  • shweDirectory Listing Button Module
  • shweDirectory Link To Us Module
  • shweDirectory Latest Video Listing Module NEW!
  • shweDirectory popular Video Listing Module NEW!
  • shweDirectory Listings on Google Map Module
  • shweDirectory SponsorLink/ Ad Module
  • shweDirectory Login Module
  • shweDirectory TagCloud Module
  • shweDirectory Search Listing Module
  • shweDirectory ShowCategory Module
  • Facebook Like Box Module
  • shweDirectory Horizontal Ad Module
  • shweDirectory Vertical Ad Module x 2
  • shweDirectory Template (3 Theme Color)
  • shweDirectory City Module
  • shweDirectory City Listing Module
  • shweDirectory Front City/Country listing Module
  • Create Unlimited Cities/Countries
  • Preloaded 213 Countries with some majors cities
  • Single-domain Lifetime License
  • 1 Year free support and updates


User/List Owner Options

  • Add New Listing
  • Suggest Category
  • Add reciprocal link to get more priority for listing and search result
  • Easy Photos Uploading (Maximum allowed photos will be set by Admin)
  • Insert Facebook Badge or Facebook Link
  • Insert tag for better searching
  • Enter Address, Zip or Postal code to show the location on Google Map
  • Preview the listing before posting
  • TinyMCE Editor for easy customization of description
  • Custom Title, Meta Description, Meta keywords for each listing
  • Advanced Search
  • Browse listing by Categories
  • RSS feed for Recent Listings
  • RSS feed for each category
  • View all Listings by Owner
  • Contact Link Owner via the form
  • Email to friends about the Listing
  • Share the listings easily on facebook, MySpace, Google and more ...
  • Print the Listing and its map nicely without including banner and adsense with one click
  • Report about the Listings which are not suitable or spam
  • Registration (Set by Admin)
  • Edit profile after login
  • Edit Listings after login
  • Delete Listings after login
  • Relisting the list without adding a new link after login or via monthly email.
  • Claim Listings
  • Add Video Listings
  • Listing as Featured List (Set by Admin)

Admin Options

  • Full CSS Control from Admin section
  • Support Multiple Admin to manage the system
  • Set approval method for new listing (Manual/ Email)
  • Set reciprocal link optional or compulsory
  • Real-time validation of reciprocal link
  • Set Link to Us banner/image
  • Manage Users
  • Manage Photo Setting
  • Manage Price Plans
  • Suspend Listings
  • Delete Listings
  • Edit listings
  • Set siteurl, contact name and price fields as optional or compulsory
  • Resend activation email to user
  • Ban User
  • Ban User's IP
  • Ban Domain
  • Manage Categories/Sub Categories
  • Create more than one Category with same settings by one click
  • Set Custom Google Map icon for each category.
  • Admin can easily upload more Custom Google Map icon.
  • Set Warning text which will be shown on add new listing page for each category
  • Integrated Paypal Payment Gateway
  • Accept Credit/Debit Card payment via Paypal gateway
  • Payment mode can be in Test or Live mode
  • Change language for Paypal Payment page easily
  • View transaction history of Featured Listings and Pay Per Listing
  • Set number of featured Listings to show on listing page and homepage
  • Send weekly/monthly relist email (Done by cronjob)
  • Mass Mailing to Both Registered and Unregistered Users
  • Bad Word Filter
  • Used Image Verification for form submission
  • Features Listings, Adsenses , Sponsored Link/Ad on homepage
  • Download Sponsored Link/Ad history in csv
  • Set cities/countries list to show on entry frontpage or using popup layer
  • Generate XML Sitemap for Google Webmaster Tools
  • Source Code Open

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Currently, we are upgrading our server to serve you better. We have stopped selling of our scripts for a while. We will be back very soon.
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After payment has been approved by Paypal, System will send download link to your above email. If you want us to do installation, please open ticket with our reference number from email and cpanel info.

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