Sometime it’s helpful for your visitors to see if a specific item has been approved by the website admin. This will show that the admin has checked the item details and will give the visitors a good feeling. But it doesn’t make sens if the ad owners can purchase this sign, so you should not sell it. After we are done here, you can activate this sign on specific listings only from the admin area.
I assume that you have ClassiPress and your own child theme running. Time to get started:
The files we need to customize are:
As we don’t change core files directly, we just take a copy of those php files and add them to our child theme folder. Now we start to edit our copies.
So the first file we edit is the /themes/childtheme/loop-ad_listing.php and find this part (around line 22)
Under the above code we add this:
Dear visitor. Show an Approved Sign on specific ads is a premium article. If you would like to get access to the rest of this article, please pay $ 3.45 USD fee to help me keeping this site alive. After your payment is done you will automatically receive an Email that includes an activation link. Please Note: The activation link is valid for 2 days.