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Introduction

Back Links, Directory & Documentation, Directory, Site Links, Weblinks

JV-LinkDirectory (or JV-LD in short) is the most powerful and feature rich SEO based, directory and link/banner exchange extension suite for Joomla. JV-LD has been developed for about 9+ years now and you can read existing reviews of JV-LinkDirectory at https://www.jv-extensions.com/reviews

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What you can achieve with JV-LD?
- Create professional directory with option to choose from multiple home page layout options
- Build links for your site
- Exchange links with other Joomla/non-Joomla websites
- Create a software downloads directory
- Build internal links and improve SEO
- Increases your site visibility
- Monitor and generate incoming traffic to your site
- Earn money with advertisements, category sponsorship, one way links and featured listings, with VAT integration
- Issue discount coupons and collect payments using Offline or PayPal or 2Checkout.

What do you get with JV-LD?
- A very powerful component
- 25+ modules, and handful of plugins for 3PD integration, all installed when you install the component.

Core Features:
- One way links and Reciprocal links
- Multiple link plans with extensive configuration.
- Multiple link Profiles per listing
- Sticky Links, Featured Links, Likes, Unlikes, Directory Wall/Activity Stream.
- Report Broken Links, Email Approval, Tell a Friend, Claim a listing, Statistics, Vote and Write review for listings
- Recommend website, Suggest Category, Check Link Status
- Frontend, Backend and Email approval for listings.
- Advanced ACL for Categories and Listings
- Native User profiles in JV-LD
- Custom/Extra Fields for directory
- Category specific custom/extra fields
- Assign and manage tags for listings
- Cache directory pages for faster loading

Major Integrations:
- Show thumbnail previews with ShrinkTheWeb (including Pro features and custom sized options), PicoShot, Thumbalizr and Local thumbnails!
- EasySocial, JomSocial, CB 1.x and 2.x integrations with User Profile, User points and Activity Streams.
- Exclusive apps for EasySocial integration.
- Exclusive apps for JomSocial integration.
- CComment, Komento, JLex Review, Facebook and Disqus Comments integration.
- Facebook Like and Recommend integration.
- Post to Twitter for events in directory.
- Google Maps to show listings on map with driving directions!
- Alexa Web Information Service to retrieve the traffic history of the website.
- Automated online payment processing using PayPal or Offline mode (check/transfer)
- Joomla Articles, EasyBlog, Cobalt and K2 Integration for Related Articles
- Joomla Articles, EasyBlog, and K2 Integration for Related Listings
- Alphauserpoints Integration
- ClickATell SMS Integration
- OSMap, Xmap and JSitemap integration

Other Features:
- File/Download manager for Listings with advanced permissions for view and downloads
- In-built Photo Gallery and YouTube Video Gallery
- In-built Rating and Comment system
- Contact Listing Owner, Admin notifications
- Coupon code system
- Link Exchange Connect Service
- Bootstrap 2.3.2 and 3.x compatible!
- Comprehensive styles system for directory, with overrides features and custom.css
- Stale State Management
- Powerful Webmaster tools like check broken links, import categories and links from JV-LinkExchanger, WebLinks, CSV file

and many more....

Get your directory up and running in a few minutes by installing Sample Data or use our Jump Start Configurator in JV-LinkDirectory.


Functionality

Way above average number of functions with one all-inclusive software solution.

Ease of use

A bit of a learning curve with configuration options but documentation is very well organized and comprehensive.

Support

Provide timely support.

Documentation

Above average and easy to understand.

Value for money

Lots of features, variable configurations and organized style sheet for professional display.

I used this to: Local events on the entire Gulf Coast.

Awesome Company!!!


Posted on 06 October 2016
Functionality

These guys write some of the best code I have ever used!

Ease of use

Very easy to get it up and running, took an hour or two for my customization's and I am very happy!

Support

You don't find customer support like this, that is why I keep coming back. They have written code on separate occasions just for my website.

Documentation

It is all there, you will need to refer to it.

Value for money

Very Reasonable.

I used this to: http://usedclockparts.com/clock-related-websites

Functionality

The component provides so many options for configuration that it meets my needs for 2 different types of directories.

Ease of use

Incredibly easy to use. Offers a sample data configuration that is great for getting you started.

Support

Support is spot on. Post in the discussion forum tand they will answer quickly. Very responsive

Value for money

Great value for the money. I was hesitant to purchase because there is a no refund policy. I can say with confidence that if you are looking

I used this to: a business directory and a web resource directory.

Functionality

Great range of features and more being added with each versions

Ease of use

Found it easy to use. Lots to learn but that is always the case with extensions that have lots of features.

Support

First class support. Also excellent customisation service.

Documentation
Value for money

Very happy with costs of extension and customisation support.

I used this to: An accommodation directory - part of a walking guide website in the UK

Functionality

This component can do a lot more than it appears at the first view. Very efficient coding.

Ease of use

Ease of use, yes. Follow the steps and don't forget to read the documentation.

Support

Excellent support. I had a problem with Google maps in my listings. In 15 min I got an answer to my ticket that solved another problem.

Documentation

Excellent documentation on site AND in each step of the configuration in admin side. Never saw that elsewhere in 15 years.

Value for money

No worries this is an excellent deal.

I used this to: I use this app to categorized lists of links but also to organise different lists of products, services, projects etc. according to the need of my clients.

Functionality

Exactly what is described - perfect directory wirh a lot of additional features, inkl. social community support

Ease of use

After a few mi utes checking the backend very easy to use - nevertheless a lot of features and settings abailable

Support

Excellent, fast and polite support!

Documentation

Documentation is also abailable with a lot of descriptions

Value for money

Great!

I used this to: Business directory for my town

Functionality

Any problem

Ease of use

Backend full of configuration setting, but thanks to this setting I can do almost every thing. Just a little of patiente and my project is

Support

Nice is too poor... it's super! Every time, and every day I always get support, clear support!

Documentation

I did found documentation about all functions and feature. When some was not clear, I asked, and support did give me clear explanation.

Value for money

Right value!

I used this to: Business Directory in Italy for specialized section of websites.

Great Extension!!!!


Posted on 16 September 2015
Functionality

This extension is amazing with the features it offers. The ability to users to notify you of link breaks makes maintenance a breeze.

Ease of use

This worked right out of the box although there are a lot of settings to configured. Configuration is easy enough and very intuitive.

Support

They responded to my email for a problem with logging into their site within a few minutes which was amazing.

Documentation

Extension is very intuitive and documentation seems great.

Value for money

This is an amazing extension for the money and sure beats the free joomla plugin in functionality.

I used this to: Managing links for a club support site. Fixes a number of issues that I had with the free joomla weblinks. I would highly recommend this extension to others.

Functionality

You can create URLs in appropriate categories. In combination with the ShrinkTheWeb component, appears the website in a nice sreenshot view.

Ease of use

The backend area has many options. You need 1 hour to understand the the most functions. The first steps are not very simple but okay later.

Support

The support is very, very fast. Questions would be answered on work days and on the weekends in 3-6 hours.

Value for money

For the good programming work and the 24 hour support, I like to pay the price.

I used this to: I work with JV-LinkDirectory together with JV-ShrinkTheWeb since many weeks. Im very pleased, that I can manage my best web links and show they my visitors. The thumbnail preview images looks very nice and professional. A very good link presentation.

Functionality

Very good. Every functionof this component goes hand in hand.

Ease of use

Takes some time, because is complex, but this is depent on the user and the time he spend on...

Support

Best service, very fast response, solutions always on the way, perfect communication. Trustfull team!!

Documentation

complete. step by step. anything missing - support is there!

Value for money

Good value. I pay a montly fee and feel good with the service and personal information and even more with the product!!

I used this to: A directory community website combination

Thank you!!
JV-Relatives

JV-Relatives

Paid download | Articles Display | JV-Extensions
3
Score:
98
19 reviews
JV-Relatives (JV-REL) is an advanced Joomla related items and keyword tagging extension suite. JV-Relatives improves Search Engine Optimization for your website, increases the time the user spends in your website and decreases user bounce rate. As your visitors complete reading the article, they are presented with links to articles that are related to the one that is displayed! Related articles can be displayed in different alignments. One is to show the image at the top and title at the bottom in a related article display, while another is to display them side by side of each other. JV-Relatives = Related Items + Keyword Tags Listing + Social Media Buttons for Sharing + End of Page Slide Out Box!. Related Items: JV-Relatives will list down the links to related articles for the displayed article in Joomla content either by prepending/appending/in predefined position in Joomla articles or even show it in a module. The related articles list can be shown with thumbnails of images with left/top/center alignment, title and text. JV-Relatives obtains the related items by scanning the meta keywords of other articles in your website. Additionally, hyperlink will be provided for each of the related articles, in the list. The related articles are chosen based on the keywords configured for the displayed article. JV-Relatives improves article readership and dramatically increases your ability to retain your visitors for longer periods of time, by displaying closely related articles in Joomla. As your visitors complete reading the article, they are presented with links to articles that are related to the one that is displayed! The related articles block can also be manually set to be displayed anywhere in the article, by adding {jvrelatives} tag in article content! Keyword Tags Display: JV-Relatives further enhances your Joomla website Search Engine Optimization, by displaying the article meta tags and meta keywords in pre-defined positions in the article. The links to related articles will be displayed at the bottom, or left, or right, of the article as configured. Social Media Buttons: JV-Relatives also displays a set of social networking buttons which again can be placed above or below the article. These buttons allow the reader to share content or like and share it in facebook, add it to Google+, Linked In and post tweets via twitter as well End of Page Slide Out Box: The visitor will be shown a sliding box at the bottom right hand side of the screen. This box will contain the related articles list, and will come up only when the user scrolls to the bottom of the page. You can also show article tags and social media buttons in this box! You can also decide to show the plugin/module output and the slide out box, or just one of them only 3PD Components Support: JV-Relatives can display related articles, tags and social media buttons for : - Joomla Core Articles - K2 Items - EasyBlog Posts - Cobalt CCK 7 and Cobalt 8 Records Customize the related articles output Want to customize the related articles output and css to match with your website look and feel? You can easily do this by overriding JV-Relatives style files (php) and also create css overrides using custom.css file! Exclude categories from displaying related articles Dont want to display related articles in certain categories? No problem. We covered that too!. You can now select and exclude whole categories from displaying related articles. If you want more control, then you can include {jvrelatives} tag in an article to not show related articles in it. The Scrolling Magic! Configure JV-Relatives to show related items magically as user scrolls to a specific div or paragraph in article. As admin, you can configure the nth occurrence or a random occurrence of the div or p tag where the related articles will appear. Different Tag Display Styles With JV-Relatives you can display tags or keywords in different styles and colors. You can choose from Black, Grey, Orange, Blue colors in the classic display style, or the bootstrap based style which comes with random color for tags. Advanced Caching for Content Heavy Sites! Have a content heavy website, and want to show related items? JV-Relatives comes with advanced caching mechanism which enables it to render related articles in a fraction of a second when it's cache feature is enabled. This feature does not require Joomla caching to be enabled! AceSEF and sh404SEF Keyword Generation Support There could be cases where you even use components like AceSEF and sh404SEF to generate meta keywords and store them in their respective component tables. It can even pick up meta keywords generated by AceSEF and sh404SEF, and scan and display related items!
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JV-PostMaster

JV-PostMaster

Paid download | Social Share | JV-Extensions
3
Score:
95
4 reviews
JV-PostMaster = Post to Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Tumblr, EasySocial, JomSocial + Ping Search Enginers + Display Tweets JV-PostMaster (JV-PM) is a social networking display and publishing suite for Joomla! 2.5 and 3.x using which you can post updates to multiple social network providers like your Twitter, JomSocial, EasySocial, LinkedIn, Tumblr and Facebook accounts (profile wall, groups walls and pages walls) and also send notifications to ping services like twingly, weblogs, google etc.. when Joomla! articles are saved or created. JV-PostMaster also provides modules to display latest tweets from your Twitter and Facebook profile, page and group walls. You can define your own message for tweeting/posting. Article title, section name, category name, author name, article link, article meta description and article description are available as pre-defined tags for your custom message! Use the unique feature of Delayed Posting to save an article and delay its posting to provider accounts!. You can now go and make edits to the saved articles in this duration and ensure that the latest article edits are posted to provider accounts!. Post to Twitter: Post to multiple twitter accounts when articles are saved. You may post instantly and manually or schedule a tweet, when article is saved or created in Joomla. Post to Facebook: Add and post to multiple Facebook accounts! - pages walls, group walls and profile walls at the same time, post the first picture of the article in native Facebook format!, post articles after they are published when the start publishing date is set in the future, select between long and short urls for article link in Facebook status message. Post to LinkedIn: Post to multiple LinkedIn accounts and company pages when articles are saved. You may post instantly and manually or schedule a tweet, when article is saved or created in Joomla. Post to Tumblr: JV-PostMaster empowers you to create posts in your Tumblr blogs as you create or modify articles or manually. You can post a link, description with title as a text post, or an image as image post too, all from with in your own Joomla website. Post to JomSocial: Post to your JomSocial activity stream, Post the first picture of the article in native format! and Post articles after they are published when the start publishing date is set in the future. Post to EasySocial: Post to your EasySocial activity stream, Post the first picture of the article in native format! and Post articles after they are published when the start publishing date is set in the future. Auto Posting Rules Define clear rules about what to post, where to post to, with a high level of granularity using auto posting rules! Manual Posting: With JV-PostMaster you can post manually to Twitter, Tumblr, JomSocial and Facebook using site backend for Joomla articles, EasyBlog posts, K2 items and JV-LinkDirectory links. Scheduled Manual Posting This feature in 3.2 version now lets you set a date and time for posting to social media accounts when done manually using the Manual Posting menu at backend. Notify Search Engines of New Content: Send a ping to web services and notify them automatically, when articles are saved. Pinging can be done when articles are saved in frontend or backend Display Twitter Tweets in Joomla!: Display latest tweets (only your tweets or even your friends tweets) from your Twitter accounts in Joomla module Display Facebook Posts in Joomla!: Display latest updates from your Facebook profile wall or page wall in Joomla module. Display the number of comments, likes and include links for visitors to like and comment on posts. 3PD Extensions Integration: JV-PostMaster can post links and items to Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, LinkedIn, EasySocial, JomSocial and Ping Services, when they are created in the following extensions: - EasyBlog 5 - K2 - Joomla Core Articles. Works with Automatic Articles Creation Extensions JV-PostMaster can listen to database updates made by automatic article creation extensions like Zt-AutoContent, RSS Feed grabber extensions and post them automatically to your social media accounts. Special Features: 1. Jobs Log Manager 2. Delayed Posting 3. Scheduled Manual Posting 4. URL Shortening 5. Retry of failed messages for posting And it is really simple and easy to configure and start posting with JV-PostMaster.
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JV-LinkExchanger

JV-LinkExchanger

Free | Text & Link Ads | JV-Extensions
3
Score:
68
44 reviews
JV-LinkExchanger (JV-LE) is a free and basic reciprocal link and banner exchange Joomla! extension. JV-LinkExchanger or JV-LE in short has all the elements required for a basic and successful link and banner exchange for Joomla websites. JV-LE provides the necessary screens, forms, logic, processing power, features, design and the flexibility to enable your Joomla website to exchange links with other Joomla and non-Joomla websites. JV-LE can be used by anyone who wants to exchange links with other websites. Link exchange using JV-LinkExchanger increases traffic to your website, helps you generate revenue using featured links and directory monetization functions Some of the significant features provided by JV-LE are Link and banner exchange, reciprocal or backlink checks, one-way links, two-way reciprocal links, SEF URLs, joomfish compatibility, thumbnail previews of websites, 2-column layout for categories, admin approvals and rejections, email approvals and rejections, notifications, reminders, link rating systems, captcha for forms, website thumbnails, directory monetization, directory search, pagination, scheduled reciprocal link checks, highly configurable backend options and more... Recent Changes: - Thumbnail previews of shrinktheweb.com will now need JV-ShrinkTheWeb extension to be installed and configured, if you are using Joomla 2.5/3.x. - Updated older url references of jv-extensions.com - Thumboo.com has been provided as an alternate thumbnail provider. Latest versions: On Joomla 1.5/2.5: v2.7.44 On Joomla 3.x: v3.2
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JV-ShrinkTheWeb

JV-ShrinkTheWeb

Paid download | Article Elements | JV-Extensions
3
Score:
38
3 reviews
JV-ShrinkTheWeb is a Joomla! extension suite that enables you to display thumbnail previews of internal and external urls anywhere in Joomla. JV-ShrinkTheWeb achieves this by interacting with ShrinkTheWeb, the most powerful truly free website thumbnail provider. ShrinkTheWeb.com acts as a server providing thumbnail previews. JV-ShrinkTheWeb contacts the server, fetches the thumbnails and displays them in Joomla content. All that you need to do is insert or add "stwpreview" tags for urls in Joomla content (modules/components/plugins/templates!) and JV-ShrinkTheWeb will dynamically replace them with thumbnail previews during page loads. JV-ShrinkTheWeb has been reviewed, tested and certified by www.shrinktheweb.com Example: To show thumbnail preview of www.jv-extensions.com in your Joomla article/module, just open up the Article manager/Custom HTML module and add the stwpreview tag at the place that you want. Alternatively, you may click on the "URL Preview" button in the editor and just provide your url and other optional values and the stwpreview tag will be generated and inserted into the article at the place you want! That's it!. Its that simple Why do you need thumbnail previews? Pictures speak a thousand words. Do so with thumbnail previews for urls on your website. Provide pictorial previews of website urls that can give a more professional ease of use to your site visitors. Recall previously visited websites, improve search accuracy, filter offensive websites, discover ambiguous and parked websites. Use it along with your affiliate program to increase revenue. Add to your member profiles, forum signatures, web directories, Joomla weblinks, related links etc... Significant Features of JV-ShrinkTheWeb Caching of Thumbnail Preview Images Multiple Thumbnail Previews Per Page Styling the Thumbnail Images Supports all types of STW accounts Supports all PRO features of STW Manage Thumbnail Previews in back-end Show thumbnail previews anywhere (in component/module/etc...) New Features Introduced in Version 3.0 Choose between Simple and Advanced API method to fetch previews Fetch the image, or the image with css/classes or just the image url only! Ability to add local thumbnails to JV-ShrinkTheWeb from backend.
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JV-ContentLinks

JV-ContentLinks

Paid download | SEO & Metadata | JV-Extensions
3
Score:
0
10 reviews
JV-ContentLinks = Internal, External Links Management + Keyword Advertising Extension JV-ContentLinks is a Joomla! extension, that will dynamically convert keywords to links in articles and blog posts. It enables you to configure links for keywords at Joomla backend and will automatically replace keywords with their defined links, when corresponding articles and blog posts are viewed in frontend. That is not all, JV-ContentLinks also provides you the ability to advertise on keywords and earn money. It also provides a smooth PayPal payment integration for your advertising transactions. It also monitors the links on keywords and removes them as they expire What does JV-ContentLinks do for your site? - Direct SEO benefit by building internal and external links for your website - JV-ContentLinks lets you manage your keywords and its' links even if you do not want to do advertising on keywords - Provides you complete end to end solution for keyword advertising - JV-ContentLinks makes it very easy for you to make the "link juice" flow to the right article, which Google can then easily mark as THE important one - Prevents keyword cannibalism - JV-ContentLinks supports unlimited keywords for link management and advertising - Great SEO enhancement, a must if you care about search engine positioning - Enhances the return of investment Features: JV-ContentLinks will monitor the keywords and remove links automatically, once the duration expires. So you need not worry about removing links on keywords once the advertising time line expires. JV-ContentLinks gives you to the ability to manually activate links at backend, archive links, delete links in articles, all without the need to open the article and edit it. Supports upto 18 different foreign currencies in transaction using PayPal. 3PD Extensions Compatibility: JV-CL is compatible with K2 and EasyBlog extensions too! in native mode and can replace keywords with links in several other extensions. For more info, please visit https://www.jv-extensions.com/products/jv-contentlinks Keyword Magic: Admin can now add keyword links from site frontend in a few seconds by double clicking a word in article and providing a url to it. Adding a link is so easy with JV-ContentLinks Latest New features: 1) EasyBlog Integration 2) Option to show/hide powered by text 3) Latest installer based on ajax 4) Checks for h1 and h2 tags in all content around them 5) Menu items dropdown is generated in a more Joomla fashion now, while adding new link or editing existing link
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JV-LinkDirectory

Version:
5.8.1
Developer:
JV-Extensions
Last updated:
Nov 12 2016
Date added:
Sep 08 2009
License:
GPLv2 or later
Type:
Paid download
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This extension does NOT implement the Joomla! Update System

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