Citadela Directory Plugin Lite – Listing Directories for WordPress & Gutenberg


Spice up your Business Website or Blog with Directory Features

Thanks to Citadela Directory Plugin Lite, you can turn any standard WordPress theme into Directory theme. Create WordPress Directory portal, WordPress Business directory, WordPress Listing website, Local guide and much more. Or you can add directory features to ANY ordinary WordPress website. Simply activate the plugin and start using all unique WordPress directory blocks.

Available features in Lite version:
* Administration of listing items
* Each item has it’s own detail page
* Display items in grid
* Display items on Openstreetmap

You can start with Citadela Directory plugin Lite version and use it in WordPress without any limitations. If you need more features, simply upgrade to full version of the Citadela Directory plugin. You will not loose any data during upgrade process. Check out more information on Citadela website

Features available in Full version:
* Carousel with items
* Google map with items
* Google Street view
* Google Business view
* Google 3d view
* Colorized Google map
* Editable item icon and color
* Google Rich Snippets
* Item search by keyword
* Item search by category & location
* Item Categories
* Item Locations
* Blog Posts on map
* Editable item detail in Gutenberg
* Featured item
* Opening hours
* Contact owner form
* Easy Admin
* Paid listings
* WooCommerce payment integration
* Subscription payments
* Special listing widget areas
* Item Extension
* Item Reviews
* Get Directions
* Claim Listing
* Advanced Search (testing)
* Multiple packages (testing)
* Permissions manager (testing)
* Advanced Filters (in progress)

Citadela Directory Plugin lite is developed for modern WordPress using WordPress editor. It’s the best directory plugin solution for Gutenberg that is currently available on the market. We’re building WordPress directory themes and WordPress directory plugins for about a decade now. We’ve put everything we know about WordPress directory plugins into Citadela Listing plugin. Feel free to check our website to find out more.


  • OpenstreetMap with Directory items and Items grid
  • Full Gutenberg WordPress editor support
  • Directory item detail page
  • Directory item administration


This plugin provides 2 blocks.

  • Citadela Directory Plugin Lite - Listing Directories for WordPress & Gutenberg
  • Citadela Directory Plugin Lite - Listing Directories for WordPress & Gutenberg


I want to test Citadela Directory Plugin Lite and then upgrade to Citadela Listing, the Full version of Citadela Directory Lite plugin. Is it a good idea?

All items and settings will be kept if you upgrade to Citadela Listing plugin for WordPress. You will not loose any data during the upgrade process.

Can I use Citadela Directory Plugin Lite with Elementor?

Yes, it is possible. Citadela Directory Plugin Lite is compatible with Elementor, Divi or other WordPress page builders. Please read our documentation for more info –


February 25, 2021
I use the full version of this plugin with free Citadela theme. Everything works great. They added all features that I we wanted and needed for my business. I use ait themes for 5.5 years now for all my directory websites. I just wanted to give they a 5 star review as a thank you for all their amazing work.
June 16, 2020
Simple set up and nice design. Already installed with citadela theme, looks great.
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Contributors & Developers

“Citadela Directory Plugin Lite – Listing Directories for WordPress & Gutenberg” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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1.1.0 (2021-07-21)

  • Update: Compatibility updates with WordPress 5.8
  • Update: Follow newest standards in blocks registration
  • Fix: Show or hide item featured image in Directory Items List block

1.0.10 (2021-07-08)

  • Update: Internal changed in admin presentation, full plugin version Citadela Directory renamed to Citadela Listing
  • Fix: Fixed PHP warnings

1.0.9 (2021-06-03)

  • Update: Internal admin improvements

1.0.8 (2021-04-29)

  • Update: Updated “Tested up to” WordPress version to latest

1.0.7 (2021-03-05)

  • Update: Compatibility with upcoming WordPress 5.7
  • Fix: Item Post detail page content

1.0.6 (2021-02-05)

  • Update: Updated translation POT file

1.0.5 (2020-12-01)

  • Update: Upcoming WordPress 5.6 compatibility update
  • Improvement: Improved loading of Leaflet assets for OpenStreetMaps to ensure as much as possible compatibility with third party plugins which include own Leaflet assets too.

1.0.4 (2020-08-14)

  • Update: WordPress 5.5 compatibility update

1.0.3 (2020-08-06)

  • Update: Upcoming WordPress 5.5 compatibility updates

1.0.2 (2020-06-15)

  • Update: requirements resolved

1.0.1 (2020-06-11)

  • Update: requirements resolved

1.0.0 (2020-06-08)

  • Plugin released