The Joomla classified ads extension 3.8.3 update is another major step in the Joomla 4 support direction. It brings, as always, a collection of new features/improvements suggested by our users.
Most of the back-end views have been refreshed in the previous version. This update focuses on the last two, major views - “Item” and “Profile" Edit pages.
Since the Item page is probably the view that is used the most, we've put additional effort to make it as user-friendly as possible - apart from its layout improvements and added field descriptions, the major changes are:
The Profile page has also been redesigned, and the following new features are now present on the Profiles list view:
Additionally, both Items and Profiles views have gained the option of opening the front-end page of the item (the "Show front-end page" link appears on hovering the title):
The Post Advert form and payments processing might be one of the most important parts of the DJ-Classifieds component - this update heavily focuses on this part, adding the following changes:
The registration's form (in case the DJ-Classifieds registration plugin is enabled) received the following improvements:
Until now, the captcha keys for the Google Captcha needed to be provided in the DJ-Classified Options -> Security and were handled by the component. These parameters are now gone - the captcha keys are loaded from the corresponding Joomla! captcha plugin (by which the captcha verification is now handled).
'Only ID in profile url' (SEO)
'Don't index empty categories' (SEO)
'Canonical tags' (SEO)
'Point price separator' (Global -> Prices)
'Pre-fill location data' (Global -> Map & Locations)
Along with the DJ-Classifieds AIO package, the following DJ-Classifieds extensions have been updated to the 3.8.3 version: