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Swap Factory ComponentModulePlugin

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Swap Factory offers a user-friendly and easy to manage exchange system of the goods added by users as classified ads.

An overview of the submitted, received and closed offers is available for each user. They can view and accept/reject received offers or to cancel submitted offers.

Custom Fields

Publishable in any product template
Multiple field types (Checkbox, Image, Text input, Radio button, etc.)
Displayed on 6 different pages on the default product template and able to set category filter
Used for ads and user profiles
Each custom field can be set as searchable, rendering it available in advanced search
Option to set fields as compulsory

Layout & Themes

Fully customizable template system
Default responsive template
Fully customizable CSS
Smarty based templates allowing even more flexibility
Multiple viewing styles for ads listings: List display and Grid display


Payment items: Pay per listing, Pay per image, Pay per contact, Pay for featured ads
Credit discounts with the use of the Buy Credits item
Packages that contain advantageous offers for users
Different pricing listing based on the ad availability
Different category pricing for listing payment item
Preferential pricing for powersellers and verified users

Key Features

Multiple ad types: Public Ads and Private Ads
Swapping system for ads
Guest posting (no registration needed)
Availability options
Featured ads (Gold, Silver and Bronze)
Picture upload and image gallery for ads
File attachments for ads
Messaging system for users
Google Maps localization
Reporting system for offending ads
Watchlist (by individual ads or by categories)
Admin definable currency
Automatic currency exchange rates using Yahoo conversion
Republish and extend ads
Ads ending countdown
Social media sharing (Facebook, Twitter, Delicious)
Embedded video integration for ads (Youtube, MySpace, Vimeo, Metacafe, Howcast)
RSS feed


Multi-language support, UTF-8 support, comes default with English INI language files
SEO/SEF friendly
Default integration with Joomla! user profile, allowing a single login for Joomla! and component
Transition to RTL by editing the product templates
Simple installation, configuration and updating process

User Profile

Configurable account details (address, map localization and contact information)
Account balance and payments history
Credits and Packages offers
Personalized fields


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