Market plugin

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Get a market place for buying and selling items

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Market Plugin for Elgg

  • Use version 0.9.6 for Elgg version 1.5 - 1.6.1
  • Use version 1.0x for Elgg version 1.7
  • Use version 1.8.x for Elgg version 1.8
  • Use version 1.9.x for Elgg version 1.9
  • Use version 1.10.x for Elgg version 1.10
  • Use version 1.10.x for Elgg version 1.11
  • Use version 3.x for Elgg version 3.x




  1. Drop the folder market in "/mod"
  2. Activate the plugin in the administration panel
  3. In Administration/Tools administration/market/Settings you can setup how the plugin behaves
  4. To change any of the dialog, words, and sentences, edit 'mod/market/languages/*.php'




  • Administrator limited number of market posts.
  • Post text limited to 250 characters if text only is selected (removed in latest versions)
  • Add a "Send Private Message" button on posts
  • Add a custom select drop down
  • Choose if it's only admin or all users that can create posts
  • Choose if comments are enabled
  • Choose rich text, or plain text, for posts
  • Posts are categorised for easy finding
  • When creating/editing market posts users must tick "I have read and accepted the Terms of use of use." before it can be saved!
  • Add tags to your classified
  • View friends post
  • Colorbox (Fancybox for pre Elgg 1.9) for viewing large image
  • River announcements can be tweaked (non/new/updated)
  • A widget for users profile showing of their latest posts on the market
  • Up to 4 images per ad (since version 1.8.2)
  • Auto delete of ads older than value specified in settings (since version 1.8.2)
  • Optional loacation field (since version 1.9.1)


Forked from Team Webgalli's Classifieds Plugin GPL (, but NOT compatible with it!


  • Category: eCommerce
  • License: GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2
  • Updated: 2020-9-9
  • Downloads: 23967
  • Recommendations: 68

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