Embed real estate property listings & data directly from the MLS on your WordPress site. Elegant, responsive interface, great SEO, and proven lead
You need to register the plugin in order for it to work. You can enter a registration code for an existing paid account, create a free trial account with sample IDX listings, or purchase a new paid account for your MLS by accessing the "Registration" section of the plugin menu within the WordPress Dashboard.
Yes. The Optima Express IDX plugin doesn't "frame" property listing data into your WordPress site. Instead, property listings appear directly under your domain, ensuring that your site gets full SEO credit.
When paired with a responsive theme, Optima Express is optimized for viewing from any device, including smartphones. For non-responsive theme users, Optima Express includes a full mobile IDX site that will work on any browser-enabled mobile device, such as iPhones and Android smartphones. We can provide you with a mobile re-direct plugin that will automatically send mobile devices to your mobile IDX site.
Lead generation tools include listing-page lead generation (Schedule a Showing, Request Info, Save Property), multiple styles of forced visitor registration, and automated daily email alerts, through which prospective homebuyers are automatically emailed listings that match their provided search criteria.
Only real estate professionals who are active members of a supported MLS can sign-up for a paid account with live MLS listings. If you you don't see your MLS listed, please contact us about adding IDX service for your MLS.
Our automated system will send you any necessary IDX approval paperwork when you request an account. When completed and returned to us, we will manage your IDX paperwork through the MLS approval process.
Please refer to our current list of supported MLSs.
The plugin will provide IDX data for the MLS(s) you request when you sign up for your Optima Express account. If you belong to more than one MLS, you can request service for additional MLSs at an additional cost.
Depending upon your MLS, approval can take anywhere from less than a business day to a week. While you're waiting for MLS approval you can test the Optima Express IDX plugin on your site with our demo IDX listing data.
Go to the "IDX Control Panel" section of the plugin menu within the WordPress Dashboard. From there you can manage IDX property search settings, manage your own listings, and manage your leads.
Our IDX property listing data is updated every two hours for most MLSs, and as frequently as every 15 minutes for some MLSs.
Please visit the Optima Express IDX plugin page on the iHomefinder website for the latest news and information.
There's most likely a Cascading Style Sheet (CSS) conflict between styles defined by your theme and styles defined by the plugin. You can use a tool like Firebug to identify the problematic styles. Then, go to the Optima Express > Configuration section of the plugin and enter overrides for the problematic styles. Or, contact our support team for assistance.
Requires: 3.4.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.0.0
Last Updated: 2014-9-8
8 of 9 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.
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