Oct 21, 2010
Create & manage your out of the box city directory website website easily in wordpress
Turns your wordpress install into a strategically built city portal that gives you good ROI and showcases different places and businesses.
Out of the box – Auto Install
Gone are the days when you had to setup every section of the site step by step in WordPress. With this theme, you simply activate the theme and voila, you can start adding listings, description, images, widgets, testimonials, blog posts, pages and every element is set out of the box. The theme adds these dummy element for you so you can easily locate them and edit as per your wish (or delete everything with single click if you wish).
This makes it real easy for even beginners to create and manage Geo Places website in WordPress.
Strategic design of the homepage
Geo Places theme’s homepage structure is finalized after many iterations. Designed strategically, the structure of the page is done in such a way that gives maximum exposure to essential elements. From main product image to tiny design element, everything is thoughtfully placed at the right place. The page includes maps, widgets, image slider, adding videos, etc.
Home Page Banner Slider
If you wish to show image slider instead of the big map in the homepage, you can do that easily by switching the widget. It gives you advanced option to se banner images link, width, height, speed, animation effect etc. as well
Category Listing View
The places category page gives you an option to list the places in grid or list view from admin panel. A separate sidebar is shown here which also shows collective map of all the places in this category. Not only that, you can sort the places by user rating and reviews More
May 21, 2010
We’ve developed this theme to cater for directory-based wordpress sites. For example, a guide to a city with shops, restaurants and other places of interest all archived in posts with geo-tags, custom content about the locations, and well presented in this killer theme designed by Sam Brown.
Home Page Featured Module
A custom home page featured module that can be used as an about section for the site. You can dedicate an image or a Google Map to this area.
Google Maps integration
Google Maps integration for geo-tagging of posts, with a custom map panel for your blog post editor and map widgets for usage in the sidebar. The integration also pulls the location from the map and displays the physical address next to the map in the location details.
Other Custom Woo Widgets for use in the 6 widgetized zones – e.g. Twitter feeds, Popular post tabber, Adspace banners, and Flickr photo streams
6 alternate styles to better fit your company/personality. These alternate styles are meant as a base for further more intricate styling details that you can add to the stylesheet.