Easy Property Listings 3.0.3 Bug Fixes and Google Maps Enhancement Release Out Now

Easy Property Listings 3.0.3 has been released! This is a maintenance release that fixes some bugs, cleans up the new Dashboard widget for WordPress 4.5.1 and adds some new features.

Normally our point releases do not include new features, but these map features are important. After all, maps and location are an important part of real estate websites.

Let’s take a look at what is new.

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Importing Listings? It’s CRITICAL that you upgrade to the EPL Importer Add-On

If you haven’t yet encountered any website issues, you may soon due to inodes limits and/or running out of space usage on your hosting.

We made importing listings into your WordPress website using a process that was good but not as easy as I wanted to make it. What worked for a while has become a ticking time bomb waiting to blow up your site.

Perhaps not that dramatic…

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FeedSync 2.2 updated and ready for download

We are pleased to announce the release of FeedSync 2.2 with improved coordinate generation, listing filtering capabilities and improved listing processing. After a battery of tests using over 29,000 REAXML from 20 different providers, FeedSync processes listing files faster than ever.

This application is a robust workhorse that just works and can truly handle any number of files thrown at it. It quickly processed 29,000 files in 76 minutes.

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Why you should ALWAYS use a child theme with WordPress and how to create one

If you have ever made the fatal mistake of not using a child theme with your WordPress website like I have, it can be a very expensive mistake to make and one to avoid at all costs.

Some Theme frameworks or premium themes like iThemes Builder automatically create a child theme for you when activated, but others will need to be manually created, thankfully a few minutes creating one will save you a lot of time down the road.

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The Art & Science of Real Estate Website SEO Optimisation from Yoast

The team at Yoast are the creators of the Yoast SEO plugin for WordPress websites which is a must install if you are serious about SEO on your WordPress website.

You will learn a bunch from reading the Yoast SEO blog jam packed with top tips and strategies that ensures your site ranks highly on Google and other search engines.

Make sure you read the post by the team at Yoast SEO on How to optimise your real estate site and why you should keep your leased and sold listings online… forever.

If you have been in real estate for a few years and have lots of sales or managed properties. Those hundreds of hours that you have spent writing property descriptions over the years will be indexed by search engines and will improve your website rankings.

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How to enable featured images in your theme if they are not appearing in your custom post types or listings

Easy Property Listings registers custom post types based on your settings and extensions. These are registered using the epl_register_post_type function or the register_post_type function.

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Easy Property Listings 3.0.2 Is Out!

We are very proud to announce that Easy Property Listings 3.0 is out and ready for you to use on your real estate website. We took great care with this major feature release with extensive beta testing to ensure that updating to the new version would just work. Thankfully it did!

Post release we did encounter a few minor issues that we have corrected and released bug fix updates in version 3.0.1 and 3.0.2. I’m really proud of the team and the community of testers helping make this possible.

Thank you.

It’s a release that adds a whole lot more to an already feature packed WordPress plugin. Our goal is to help you list more listings, make sales and increase your property management portfolio.

To facilitate our focus on lead generation we have added to major features to help you do this.

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We Need Your Help to Test Easy Property Listings 3.0 RC 1 – Its Ready!

Easy Property Listings 3.0 is full of enhancements that you’ll appreciate every day. You will be able to track and manage Contacts with ease. New Reports features make you even more productive and you can instantly see how your real estate listings and sales are going over any period of time. Listings are easier to manage with easily adjustable map location for those listings that need a map tweak. And improvements at the foundation of the plugin enhance website performance, page loads, which make adding listings a cinch. The more you do with 3.0, the more you’ll wonder how you ever did without it.

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Easy Property Listings v3.0 Beta 4 Released

Easy Property Listings v3.0 Beta 4 is now available via the downloads page.

This is a major feature release that introduces new features and enhancements to Easy Property Listings, the Easy Property Listings API and the Easy Property Listings Add-On Framework.

This release has been a huge undertaking by the team here at Easy Property Listings and we are really excited that we are on the edge of releasing the new version to the WordPress and real estate communities. The plugin has grown by 30% with new code and we have ensured that everything is optimised and even with the new features we have improved the plugin performance through code optimisations.

This release also sets the stage for future add-ons currently in development that will be released in the near future.

Continue reading for a quick rundown of the new features and enhancements and we’d love for you to help us beta test the next feature release of Easy Property Listings!

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Easy Property Listings 3.0: Contacts and Reports Coming Soon To You

We are so excited to finally share our plans with you and what we have been working on for the past few months and what you are going to get and be able to do with Easy Property Listings 3.0 on your WordPress website.

It’s a release we are very proud of in terms of functionality and of what it can do for your real estate listing website. With the new release comes two new significant components to Easy Property Listings 3.0 which are, Reports and Contacts.

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Import listings into Easy Property Listings with WP All Import is Finally ready for official release!

This has been a seriously challenging piece of software to develop which required changes made to WP All Import which the team ad Soflyy made for us which make this plugin possible.

Finally, we are deploying this to several websites today, many people have been waiting for this and sorry for the delay but software is truly a pain in the bum at times especially with complex functions like this has.

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Growth has challenges, never give up!

The past few weeks have been difficult here at Easy Property Listings as we adapt to growth. We are really sorry for the slower response to resolve your support ticket. I am really sorry that we have not been able to give you the best support we can to get the most out of the plugins.

Support has always been a number one priority along with plugin updates and releasing new cool features. Since our recent holiday in October heading around the corner to Bali from Perth… we are still catching up…

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