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With DJ-Catalog2 you can create almost any directory website. You can add the catalogue functionality to the existing website or build a complete directory website from scratch. That can be products directory, trips, services or any catalogue solution.

Fully loaded with features needed for successful directory website


// unlimited products, categories, custom fields, locations and more

With DJ-Catalog2 you can build great, fully featured directory in your Joomla site easily. Add, update, remove listings easily

with Joomla UI in backend and clean frontend. DJ-Catalog2 was built with admins and users in mind.

Administrator can easily manage unlimited amount of:

  • categories and subcategories
  • products (also child products/product's variants!)
  • producers
  • images
  • attachments (any format you like)
  • custom fields (now with fields grouping functionality)
  • locations (displayed on Google Maps)
  • customers
  • queries

Useful Modules


// choose from many modules

The extension comes with many deeply configurable modules out of the box!

  • Categories
  • Filters
  • Frontpage
  • Items
  • Producers
  • Related Items
  • Search
  • Query Cart

Frontend management


// let your users manage listings from frontend

Administrator can allow users to add/manage the listings from frontend.

DJ-Catalog2 comes with flexible Joomla ACL support.

  • select categories that will be available for frontend users (You can just let them add products to a couple of categories, not all)
  • allow to add products/items to several categories
  • limit the amount of categories the product can be added to
  • set if the added item should be autopublished or should wait for administrator's confirmation
  • set to hide/optional/required different parts of the DJ-Catalog2 product when adding from frontend (producer, price, field group, meta data)
  • Many additional settings available (email confirmations, images settings, attachements etc).

Flexible output

// tweak the output as you want to customize your directory


You can set the output of the DJ-Catalog2 in many ways. Also assign different outputs to categories, menu items and even single product.

The new feature is also possibility to allow users to choose the layout style of the listing - there's now a handy switch that allows to change the table view to grid/blog view. Let the users choose what's best for them.

The component also comes with two independent (responsive ready) themes out of the box:

  • default
  • bootstrapped

You can manage every bit of the output:

  • amount of columns in product list
  • how many products per page
  • layout type: blog/table
  • default ordering
  • featured items options (show only featured products, set the featured products to be first on the list)
  • show/hide: category filter, producer filter, search rfilter, az filter, category ordering, producer ordering, name ordering, price ordering, created date ordering
  • category filter typoe (all categories, actve branch, direct parent branch)
  • show/hide attributes/ description, price, producer's products
  • set description length
  • show/hide readmore
  • many more

Product page settings:

  • show/hide product images
  • set category name to be a link or not
  • producer name can be linked to lightbbox with producer informations, shown as text, link to producer description in new view, hide
  • show/hide producer's product - a link that show all products from this producer
  • show/hide price - or show it only when it's larger then zero 0
  • show/hide navigation (next/prev product)
  • set amout of columns of related tems and set number of related products that should show up


SEO Settings

// easily change the url settings

With DJ-Catalog2 you can build a directory for many branches as well as SEO optimize the output.

The extension comes with a unique SEO functionality. In the settings area you can set your own names for the aliases, this gives you great option to customize the catalog to your needs (it does not need to be product, producer etc, you can change those parts). What’s more , you can choose what will be the Alias serparator (dash/coma) and ID position (before or after the alias)

Go social

// add any social sharing buttons, and let users comment your way

Add social buttons where you want. You can add any social icons/buttons!

Use your favourite social buttons provide, or just use the generic buttons, it’s up to you, just insert the code.

Decide where the social buttons should go (top , bottom , after title, after content, product page, category page, producer page)

Choose between available comments systems:

  • Facebook
  • Disqus
  • JComments
  • DJ-Reviews

Multilanguage Support with Falang & JoomFish

// translate DJ-Catalog2 to any language

You can use one of the most popular multilanguage solutions for Joomla to translate DJ-Catalog2.

We've prepared content elements for:

  • Falang
  • Joomfish

Extra Fields and Filters


// custom fields, field groups, filters

Extra Fields and Filters

Field groups

  • Create field groups for different types of your products and group extra fields.
  • Fields group can be then chosen while adding the product.

Extra fields types

  • text
  • Textarea
  • HTML
  • Calendar
  • Select
  • Radio
  • Checkbox

Extra fields options

  • assign to fields group
  • select visibility (disabled/list/product details)
  • use in filters
  • use in search (keywords)

Filters module

  • With the filters module you can:
  • decide where to display the module (everywhere, product list only, produclt list and sinlge product pages)
  • show/hide Extra Fields group title
  • select which groups should be used
  • select categories that will use filters

Images Management

// customize and manage the pictures and images used in the directory

  • Select lightbox type (Picbox/Slimbox)
  • Select resize mode (Resize and crop/Resize) and area (horizontal/vertical)
  • Set images szes for large/medium/small images
  • You can also set the vertical and horizontal spacing between images in product details view to get it look exacty as you want
  • set custom sizes for product details, blog, etc.


Import option

// import from .csv

Thanks to flexible import option you can import from .csv file such data as:

  • products
  • categories
  • producers

You can configure import tool by creating your own import dependencies.

Read more

Queries + query cart/basket

// inquiry for multiple products at once

Users can ask question about single products as well as multiple products at once. Query basket allows users to add to the basket any amount of items and send question to Administrator about additional details he wants to get.

Administrator can review queries in DJ-Catalog2 control panel as well as receive emails about the queries. It’s like having shop without option to pay for the products.


Google maps and locations

// display products on Google Maps

DJ-Catalog2 comes with predefined countries from all over the world. Each user profile as well as product can be assigned to location and then searched on map.

With the Map Search view you can allow users to search for items with selected radius from preferred location and see results on map.

Quick View
Layout switcherFrontpage slideshow module Categories/subcategories listing in module SubcategoriesAdvanced search and filter Items module
Category View
Table or blog layout Subcategories miniatures and descriptions
Product Details
Location on the map. Advanced filter module DISQUS comments Ability of adding products from fronted Extra fields assigned to product types Filter by producents
Product Submission
Ability of adding products from fronted Multiple category listings Product types with assigned extra fields



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