North American or Canadian Freelancers only apply, please no bait and switch and we won’t waste each other’s time.
Please follow most of the job details below, we can also add some of the listed features later on or once there’s a working site live.
This is mainly a personal classified ad dating site, for casual and adult local or location based dating.
Hint: Reproduce a clone copy of backpage or Craigslist dating section, same layout and similar design.
Timeframe is 30 days.
Please follow as much elements as you can pull from [login to view URL] also go through as many features as you can pull from http://www.craigslist.org.
Follow how the backpage and Craigslist posting process works and see how the checkout and payment process works as well. Pay to post per category, pay to place ads at the top and highlighted ads.
Another example is when a person or user goes to a site like Craigslist or Backpage the site will Detect the location of the user based off their IP address and display the listing in the users area and surrounding cities.
Let users login with their preferred account, Facebook, Twitter, Of course with the option of creating an account to keep track of ads , messages from other users and to edit or delete an ad.
Site Revenue is generated from upgrades to Ads and auto posting of ads. - I will forward attachments for examples.
Site Revenue can also be generated from users sending virtual gifts- example: roses, candy, hearts, etc, ability to private message is free
Payment gateway API for credit card payments - stripe , etc.
Social Media API linking - once an ad is posted it will automatically post to Facebook, Twitter.
Some Front End / Back End wish list:
No user registration needed to post!
User Registration Option, view, edit, delete and upgrade
Free to post ads
Unlimited categories and subcategories
Unlimited regions, cities and areas
Ability to add custom fields for each section
Complete search feature, including custom fields
Email verification for ads
Image verification for spam protection
Picture and video upload with ads
Automatic resizing of photos to reduce dimensions and size
Option for users to report abuse
Automatic configurable expiration of ads after a duration
Specify ad expiration time for each section
Deletion of ads after a configurable number of abuse reports
Form to email the poster, with attachment, hiding his email
Certain attachments are blocked for safety
RSS feed of listings with configuration options
Search engine friendly titles
Language file to change the text used on the site
Setup different featured and extended ad options from the admin
Multiple Payment Gateway for Credit Card and bitcoin
Control all aspects of ads from the admin
Block users by IP address
Bad word filter
Mobile responsive Ready