Apply Online

Description

Are you looking for a page on your website to start receiving applications?

Focused on stability and simplicity, with this plugin you can create a job board, advertisement board or open online registration of courses & classes and start receiving applications right from your website.

Simplest Implementation

  1. After activation, locate the menu Apply Online in admin panel and create few ads.
  2. Now open link on your website with ads slug i.e. yourdomain.com/ads.

Or

  1. After installations, locate the menu Apply Online in admin panel and create few ads there.
  2. From WordPress admin panel, add a page i. e. Careers or New Admissions
  3. Place [aol] shortcode into this page and let the magic begin.

Powerful Features

  • Beautifully integrates into your existing website without worrying for design.
  • Standard WordPress interface to add, categorize and manage ads.
  • Show description, features and application form on individual advertisement page.
  • Get email notifications when an application is received.
  • List all ads, multiple ads or categories on any web page.
  • Multiple file attachment fields.
  • Hooks and functions for advancements and customization.
  • Add-ons to extend the plugin to next level.

For demo, please check WP Reloaded. Your suggestions and error reports can really help to improve this plugin.

Screenshots

  • Write shortcode in a page editor.
  • Ads listing.
  • Ad edit/add page.
  • All received applications.
  • A received application detailed page.
  • Plugin's Settings page.
  • Front-end detailed single page of an ad.
  • Front-end view of Ads listing on "Careers" page.

Installation

  1. Download plugin.
  2. Upload downloaded zip file to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory of your web server.
  3. Activate plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress dashboard.
  4. Locate the menu Apply Online in admin panel and create few ads here.
  5. Now open link of your website similar to yourdomain.com/ads.

Method 2

  1. After installations, locate the menu Apply Online in admin panel and create few ads there.
  2. From WordPress admin panel, add a page i. e. Careers or New Admissions
  3. Place [aol] shortcode into this page and let the magic begin.

FAQ

Installation Instructions
  1. Download plugin.
  2. Upload downloaded zip file to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory of your web server.
  3. Activate plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress dashboard.
  4. Locate the menu Apply Online in admin panel and create few ads here.
  5. Now open link of your website similar to yourdomain.com/ads.

Method 2

  1. After installations, locate the menu Apply Online in admin panel and create few ads there.
  2. From WordPress admin panel, add a page i. e. Careers or New Admissions
  3. Place [aol] shortcode into this page and let the magic begin.
How to create an ad?

In your WordPress admin panel, go to “Apply Online” menu and add a new ad listing.

How to show ad listings on the front-end?

Add [aol] shortcode in an existing page or add a new page and write shortcode anywhere in the page editor. Now click on VIEW to see all of your ads on front-end.

Can I show few ads on front-end?

Yes, you can show any number of ads on your website by using shortcode with “ads” attribute. Ad ids must be separated with commas i.e. [aol ads=”1,2,3″].

Can I show ads from particular category only?

Yes, you can show ads from any category / categories using “categories” attribute. Categories’ ids must be separated with commas i.e. [aol categories=”1,2,3″].

Can I show ads without excerpt/summary?

Yes, use shortcode with “excerpt” attribute i.e. [aol excerpt=”no”]

What attributes can i use in the shortcode?

Default shortcode with all attributes is [aol categories=”1,2,3″ ads=”1,2,3″ excerpt=”no”]. Use only required attributes.

How can i get the id of a category or ad?

In admin panel, move your mouse pointer on an item in categories or ads table. Now you can view item ID in the info bar of the browser.

Does this plugin have hooks and functions for customization of plugin behavior?

Yes, please check plugin reference at WP Reloaded

Reviews

Great Plugin!!

Great plugin, easy to use, developer is very helpful if you come across any problems.

useful plugin

This plugin not only can be use in job application, and it’s flexible to suits almost any type’s applications, just write shortcut in any page then archive.

Excellent!

It works!…. plain and simple.
Support when out of it’s way to resolve a minor issue with a Theme.

Great plugin and support!

The plugin works flawlessly! I ran into a small issue due to a conflict within my theme. The plugin author helped me fix it even though it wasn’t directly related to his plugin. Extremely quick to respond to my questions also.

Read all 15 reviews

Contributors & Developers

“Apply Online” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.7.1

  • Fixed: Required form fields notice.
  • Fixed: Date format for date form fields.

1.7

  • Added: Application Print facility.
  • Added: [aol_ad] shortcode to show single ad anywhere in the website.
  • Added: [aol_form] shortcode to show form anywhere in the website.
  • Added: Add-on support.
  • Fixed: Warnings on custom template page single-aol_ad.php
  • Fixed: Translation issues.

1.6.3

  • Fixed: Underscores between words of form fields names.
  • Added: Application removal option.

1.6.2

  • Fixed: Salient Features heading when no feature is provided on single ad page.

1.6.1

  • Fixed: Hidden items of AOL Menu.

1.6

  • Added: AOL Manager user role.
  • Added: Comments system for hiring staff to discuss an application.
  • Added: Email validation for form input field.
  • Added: More hooks and functions to extend the plugin.
  • Fixed: Improved search of applications in admin panel.

1.5.1

  • Fixed: Removed odd alert at the time of application submission.

1.5

  • Fixed: Default file field issue in settings.
  • New: aol_content filter hook introduced to control the output of [aol] shortcode.
  • New: aol_features function added to show application featres in custom template.
  • New: aol_application function added to show application form in custom template.

1.4

  • Fixed: Email issue.
  • New: Custom file upload field in ad editor introduced.
  • Overall enhancement.

1.3

  • Fixed: Application Form Fields delete issue.
  • Fixed: Delete button disappears in application form fields in post editor.
  • New: Templates/Default Fields introduced.

1.2.1

Fixed: Link to new application in email alert.

1.2

  • Plugin Settings introduced.
  • Add emails to get application alerts.
  • Overall enhancement.

1.1

  • Categories introduced.
  • Shortcode updated.
  • Bug fixed for CV / resume attachment in application form.

1.0

  • Plugin launched.