Post / Voting & Sharing / Buzz Plugin
This plugin let you run a social news / buzz / content sharing community website where members submit content in the form of either a link, photo, video or a text post (topic discussion). As submissions post to the site, members can vote for or against them (upvote/downvote) similar to Reddit or SocialEngine Cloud.
=== Key Features ===
. Support four different posting media types: Topic, Link, Photo, and Video
. Posts can be voted up/down by members via AJAX
. Smart algorithm to rank hotness of posts (similar to Reddit)
. Auto suggest photos when posting a link
. Photo can be manually uploaded from computer when posting a photo.
. Auto detect YouTube and Vimeo urls when posting a video
. Optional admin approval required before making posts live
. Support customizable fields/questions.
. Ability to create sub-categories.
. Built-in photo preview, and video preview (YouTube / Vimeo) when displaying a photo/video post.
. Varieties of ordering to rank posts differently: hotness (trending), new post, top rated etc..
. ALL of public-facing pages are widgetized, and managable via Layout Editor.
. Powerful built-in widgets with many pre-filter parameters and options so that you can decide where / how things should be shown.
. Special icons (Featured / Sponsored) can be assigned to definitions, and be displayed in nicely formatted slideshow, ticker-news.
. Detailed settings, and member level with many permission controls on global, and built-in addons
. Tagging / popular tag cloud.
. Powerful search / filtering / sorting system to show only what user want to see
. Member can view his/her favorite (voted up) definitions
. many more ..
=== Widgets ===
Below are built-in post widgets with a lot of configuration options / settings allowing you to customize the post pages via Layout Editor anyway you like. Click here to see list of widgets in admin
-- Post General Widgets
You can use these widgets and drop on SE managable pages via Layout Editor such as Home Page, Post Browse Page etc..
. Post: Categories: Displays a list of post categories (support narrow / wide mode).
. Post: Create Menu Links: Displays menu navigation links to create new post (topic, link, photo, video)
. Post: Create New Post: Displays a quick navigation link to create new post (modal popup) and optional mouse over sub-menu (beta)
. Post: Post Edit - Info: Displays post info block on editing pages
. Post: Post Edit - Menu: Displays post edit menu navigation links on editing pages
. Post: Featured Posts: Displays slideshow of featured posts with different filtering options (wide mode)
. Post: List Posts: Displays a list of posted posts with different filtering options (can be used to build variety of post listings such as Recent Posts, Most Commented by XYZ user with specified keyword etc..)
. Post: Menu Top Navigation: Displays a post main menu navigation (Hot, New, Top, Browse, Manage etc..).
. Post: Popular Tags: Displays post popular tags.
. Post: Search Form: Displays search posts form.
. Post: Search Quick: Displays search keyword simple quick form.
. Post: Sponsored Posts: Displays ticker-news of sponsored posts with different filtering options (side bar)
. Post: Top Submitters: Displays list of top post's submitters
. Post: Top Voters: Displays list of top post's voters
-- Post Profile Widgets
. Post Profile - Description: Displays a post's full description content body.
. Post Profile - Details: Displays a post's details (customized question/field data) on its profile.
. Post Profile - Keywords: Displays a post's keywords (tags) on its profile.
. Post Profile - Meta: Displays a post's meta data (date, owner, category, stats etc.) on its profile.
. Post Profile - Notice: Displays a post's system notice such as approval status, expiration, preview message etc..
. Post Profile - Options: Displays a post's options (Edit | Delete) on its profile.
. Post Profile - Preview: Displays a post's preview photo or video (if supported) on its profile.
. Post: Profile - Related Posts: Displays a post's related posts (by tags) on its profile.
. Post Profile - Social Shares: Displays a post's social shares such as Facebook, Twitter, Digg using AddThis service on its profile.
. Post Profile - Submitter: Displays a post's submitter on its profile.
. Post Profile - Title: Displays a post's title on its profile.
. Post Profile - Tools: Displays a post's tools (Share | Report) on its profile.
-- Integration Widgets
. Member Profile Posts: Displays a member's posts on their profile.
=== Back-End ===
-- Global Settings / Manage Posts
. Easy to browse / search submitted posts using search / filter form
. Mark posts as featured / sponsored (icons)
. Mass delete posts
. Define number of posts to show on browse page
. Adjust voting time factor for hotness rating of posts
-- Member Level Settings
. Granularity and detailed permission control
. Permission to view: no, yes and for owner only, all posts
. Permission to create: no, yes
. Permission to edit: no, owner only, all posts
. Permission to delete: no, owner only, all posts
. Permission to comment: no, owner only, all posts
. Auto approve posts: no (manual), yes (automatic)
. Privacy options for commenting, manage/edit posts
. Ability to limit number of posts a member can post
-- Customizable Fields/Questions
. Allow to add additional fields/questions to post submission form
. Control customized fields to be searchable, displayable.
. Support sub-categories (2nd level)
. Category can have description
. Photo / Icon upload supported
. Ability to move category as well as ordering them
. Edit / Delete categories
=== Demo / Screenshots ===
For demo, screenshots, and more details, please visit