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Thursday, March 19th, 2009

I’m writing this article, because of the number of times that this seems to have come up in the 68 Classifieds support forums. Obviously, it is a feature that many seem to want and I believe it certainly brings up some interesting uses.

How I Reduced Most of My Abandoned Listings

Tuesday, January 13th, 2009

After going live with my Community 68 Classifieds site, I noticed that for some reason I was getting a number of abandoned listings. An abandoned listing is when someone clicks on the “Place and ad” link and starts the process to post a classified ad, but never finishes the process. You end up with a listing that is set to inactive.

Add an RSS Feed to the Seller Store

Sunday, January 4th, 2009

Many of you are using the seller store module that 68 Classifieds offers for free. Although this isn’t really a “Store”, it is simply a place where the seller can show a store name, description and an image. This is only shown when you click on the link when viewing an ad listing that says, more ads from this seller and the seller has of course provided these items.

Using the RSS Feed

Saturday, January 3rd, 2009

Many people want to know how you can add an RSS feed for their 68 Classifieds site. This is actually already built into the script. There is a file called “external.php” in the root directory of the software. (more…)