Mobilize your SocialEngine PHP Community! This plugin is the best way to display your site on iPhone, iPad, Android phones & tablets, Windows phones, Blackberries & more!!
Mobile / Tablet Plugin enables your users to engage with your community while on-the-go. Users can post updates, check-in, upload & view photos, browse videos, read blogs, join groups & events, and lots more.
Responsive, elegant and user friendly design with easy navigation, thumb-friendly buttons & links, focused content, swipe effects, quick loading and other best mobile practices increases user interactivity. With Mobile / Tablet Plugin, your users would love to browse and generate content on your website from their mobiles, thus increasing your community's popularity.
Note: This plugin is dependent on the "Advanced Activity Feeds / Wall Plugin".
Note: If you want to customize / do some changes in the theme of your mobile site, then please contact us with your customization requirements by selecting the "Mobile / Tablet Theme Customization" option from the "Category" field in the contact form. Our Theme development team will get back to you for the same.
Note: If you already have any other Mobile Plugin (like the official SE Mobile Plugin) and want to use our "Mobile / Tablet Plugin", then you can easily do this by disabling that plugin and installing our "Mobile / Tablet Plugin".
- Multiple devices, single installation: With the installation of just this plugin, you can easily extend your mobile presence to iPhones, Android phones & tablets, iPads and other mobile devices.
- Seamless Integration with SocialEngine PHP:
- Beautifully displays the existing content of your website on mobiles and tablets.
- You can keep operating your site as usual. Once you install this plugin, no additions or modifications are required in the full site.
- User Interface Design: This plugin has been designed kept in mind touch screen interfaces and small screens. It helps you deliver engaging mobile experiences to your users on any mobile / tablet device.
- Responsive Web Design: Creates a user friendly and intuitive layout for mobile users.
- Elegant, beautiful web pages.
- Thumb friendly buttons & links for easy navigation.
- Easy to locate and intuitive links and buttons.
- Focussed content.
- Swipe effects.
- Quick page loading.
- Performance: Quick Page Loads leading to longer visits.
- Content: extra things do not get loaded.
- Caching: This plugin uses Online Caching which does not require loading of previously visited pages by a user in one session. Due to this caching, your site loads faster for users.
- Lightweight plugin.
- The cross-platform support of this plugin makes it work well with iPhones, iPads, Android phones & tablets, Windows phones, Blackberries, Nokias and more.
- This combined with elegant interface increases your site's mobile page views and reduces your mobile bounce rate.
- Serves device-type specific content: Different variations of your site's content are shown for desktop, mobiles and tablets for best user experience.
- Highly Customizable and Manageable: With advanced settings and customization options, you can easily design your mobile website. Various design properties can be customized in detail to make your community look great and branded on mobile.
- You can also easily create your own custom themes and can choose to edit, create and activate any theme.
- You can customize your site to make it truly your own branded asset.
- You can upload icons, logos, home screen icons, splash screens., change colors, texts and display layout.
- You can customize the layout, colors, texts, UI and overall look and feel of your site in mobile.
- This plugin also provides a separate Layout Editor, Theme Editor and Menu Editor to customize your mobile site:
- Layout Editor for mobile and tablet enables you to decide what content appears on specific mobile / tablet pages or in your site-wide mobile / tablet header and footer. [admin configurable]
- Theme Editor enables you to customize your site’s overall look and feel by editing your current theme or creating a new theme. You can also choose to activate any theme amongst the 5 default themes available with this plugin. [admin configurable]
- Menu Editor enables you to manage the various navigation menus that appear on your site. You can also choose to enable / disable the visibility of each menu item in mobile and tablet. [admin configurable]
- Easy to install: This plugin mobilizes your site within a couple of minutes, to give you increased mobile conversions and user engagement.
- Auto detection of mobile and tablet browsers.
- Built on latest technologies: HTML5 and CSS3.
- Works well with many plugins (support for more plugins being developed with regular release milestones; see "Compatible Plugins" below.)
- Social Aspects: Along with the content, all the social aspects of SocialEngine like posting state updates via mobiles / tablets, publishing various contents, stay updated with new requests, messaging, checking and receiving notifications, etc work very well, thus generating user interest and engagement.
- Attractive User Interface for the small screen of mobile devices with easy navigation, attractive icons, buttons, pop-ups, etc.
- Dashboard Menu on the left-hand side enables users to quickly access various content types (like Blogs, Events, etc) on your site, their Home Page, Member Profile page, etc. Users can also perform various actions like searching, messaging, switch to Full Site, etc. [This is admin configurable]
- 6 attractive displays for the Dashboard Menu: Board List View, Board Grid View, Panel Overlay List View, Panel Overlay Icon View, Panel Reveal List View and Panel Reveal Icon View.
- The board view of Dashboard comes with a fade-out effect.
- The panel overlay view of Dashboard comes in the view with a sliding effect, over the page content.
- The panel reveal view of Dashboard comes in the view with a sliding effect, and the page content slides out.
- The dashboard menu is highly customizable. You can also add menu separators along with the menu items like Favourites, Interests, Apps, etc.
- Photo Lightbox Viewer: Allow better photo showcase in an attractive photo lightbox viewer to provide great user experience with options to Comment, Like / Unlike, See Tags, See photos slideshow, next and previous photos. Photos in the album can be easily viewed using finger swipes on photos.
- 4 attractive displays for the Tab Container: Tab Collapsible View, Horizontal Tab View, Horizontal Tab with Icon View and Tab Panel View. [This is admin configurable.]
- Requests, Notifications and Messages on top enables requests, messages and notifications to be updated at the top of mobile screens via AJAX. With this feature users:
- Can respond to their friend requests, requests to join groups, events, etc without having to leave the page they're currently on.
- Gets notified when friends Like and Comment on their status updates and various contents they Posted, Liked or Commented, etc.
- Gets notified when users receive a new message.
- Breadcrumb and pagination for easy navigation on various pages enables users to easily access your site in mobile.
- Likes, Comments and tags: Attractive popups for Liking and Commenting activity feeds and photos on you mobile site. Popup to show people tagged in photos.
- Distinct themes for the mobile site.
- You can manage the Home Screen Icon for your site which is a glossy, round cornered, square shaped icon, same as standard games and apps icons in mobiles. Users can add this icon to their smartphones’ home screens. Using this icon users need just one click to open your site from their mobiles.
- You can manage Splash Screen image for your site which is an image that appears while a program is loading in a mobile. Splash screens cover the entire screen or simply a rectangle near the center of the screen.
- "Scroll to Top" Button: As a user scroll down on a page, the "Scroll to Top" button appears with a fading-in effect from the bottom-right side of the screen, enabling user to easily move to the top. [This is admin configurable.]
- 3 types of search display: Only Search Text field, Expanded Advanced Search and Search Text field with expandable Advanced Search options to enable users to search for various contents on your site.
- Advanced Activity Feeds / Wall Plugin: This plugin provides the mobile version of almost all the features of Advanced Activity Feeds / Wall Plugin in a very attractive and user friendly manner:
- Attractive user interface and AJAX status posting with no page re-load.
- Posting Status Update: While posting Updates, users can:
- Share photos, videos and links.
- Choose to share their updates with people of their choice from the general privacy options like: Everyone, Friends & Networks, Friends Only, Only Me, OR can also choose to share their update/media with their Friend Lists (like Family, Co-workers, etc). A post can also be shared with multiple Friend Lists (like Family and Close Friends).
- Add friends.
- Add Emoticons / Smileys.
- Share updates on Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin.
- Feeds Filtering: Users can filter activity feeds to see updates from content types, content items, friends and actions that they are interested in.
- Auto-loading of new activity feeds via AJAX.
- Auto-loading of old activity feeds via AJAX when user scrolls to the bottom of page.
- Users can also take advanced actions on activity feeds by choosing appropriate option:
- Hide / Report Feeds
- Hide All from User
- Save Feeds
- Disable Comments
- Lock Feeds
- Delete updates.
- These actions occur via AJAX with nice user experience.
- Attractive popup to Comment on feeds, Share feeds, etc.
- Photo Viewing: and many more...
- Larger Photos with finger swipe navigation to next and previous photos from within the feed.
- Attractive Photo Lightbox Viewer to view photos directly from the wall without leaving the page.
- Advanced Photo Albums Plugin: Provides mobile version of features like browsing, searching, commenting, etc and viewing of photos in attractive photo lightbox viewer.
- Geo-Location, Geo-Tagging, Check-Ins & Proximity Search Plugin: Provides mobile version of the features like automatic user location detection, checking-in into various contents, Sharing Location / Check-in from the status update box, marking presence at a content on a date in the past, etc.
- Free! Birthdays Plugin - Listing, Wishes, Reminder Emails and Widgets: Provides mobile version of the features like:
- Generation of activity feed for Birthday wishes. Activity feeds for birthday wishes to a user are grouped, just like on Facebook. Users can wish on someone's birthday directly from the activity feed.
- Users will be able to see their friend’s birthdays in the new “Birthdays” section of Events. Birthdays are listed monthwise and users can send their birthday wishes via messages to their friend right from this section.
- User Profiles - Cover Photo, Banner & Site Branding Plugin: Displays the cover photo and profile photo on Member Profile pages in an attractive manner. The user profile fields are also displayed nicely.
- SocialEngine Photo Albums Plugin: Provides mobile version of features like browsing, searching, commenting, liking, creating and managing albums. In addition to these features, is also provides:
- Attractive photo lightbox viewer to view photos with extensive options to view slideshow, view tags, like, comment, finger swipe to view next and previous photos.
- Users can tag their friends.
- Users can view Full Photo.
- SocialEngine Blogs Plugin: Provides mobile version of features like browsing, searching, creating, reading, commenting, liking blogs. This plugin also provides:
- TinyMCE for the description of Blogs. [This is admin configurable.]
- High readability of the blogs.
- SocialEngine Events Plugin: Provides mobile version of the features like browsing, searching, creating new event, manage events, etc. Users can also:
- Share events, Invite their friends, share updates on events’ wall, etc.
- Post Discussions and reply to the events’ discussions.
- Upload photos to events. All photos open in an attractive photo lightbox viewer.
- SocialEngine Groups Plugin: Provides mobile version of the features like browsing, searching, creating and managing group, etc. Users can also:
- Join groups, share them, invite friends, share updates on groups’ wall, etc.
- Post Discussions and reply to the groups’ discussions.
- Upload photos to groups. All photos open in an attractive photo lightbox viewer.
- Create events in groups.
- SocialEngine Video Sharing Plugin: Provides mobile version of the features like browsing, searching, creating and managing videos, etc. Videos are played via Flash Player. Users can also:
- Share, embed and report videos.
- Rate, Like and Comment on the videos.
- Directory / Pages Plugin: Provides mobile version of the features like browsing, searching, following directory items / pages, etc.
- Directory / Businesses Plugin: Provides mobile version of the features like browsing, searching, following directory items / businesses, etc.
- Groups / Communities: Provides mobile version of the features like browsing, searching, groups, etc.
- Multiple Listing Types Plugin - Listings, Blogs, Products, Classifieds, Reviews & Ratings, Pinboard, Wishlists, etc All In One: Provides mobile version of the features like browsing, searching, listings, etc
- SocialEngine Forums Plugin: Provides mobile version of the features to enable users to add forums so members can create and participate in discussions about their interests.
- SocialEngine Polls Plugin: Provides mobile version of the features like enabling members to ask one another questions and see results with illustrated statistical data.
- Poke Plugin: Provides mobile version of the features like:
- Users can Poke other members from their profile pages.
- Members can Poke Back for the Pokes that they have received.
- ArrowChat: This plugin is compatible with ArrowChat that is a jQuery live chat software that uses PHP and mySQL.
- CometChat: This plugin is compatible with CometChat.
- Suggestions / Recommendations / People you may know & Inviter: Displays suggestions, content recommendations and friend recommendations in the mobile verison of your site.
- People you may know / Friend Suggestions & Inviter: Displays friend recommendations in the mobile verison of your site.
- Likes Plugin and Widgets: Enable users to Like content & profiles and promote quality content from the mobile version of your site.
- Advertisements / Community Ads Plugin: Displays ads and sponsored stories created on your site in the mobile version of your site.
- Documents / Scribd iPaper Plugin: Provides mobile version of the features like: browsing, creating and reading documents.
- FAQs, Knowledgebase, Tutorials & Help Center Plugin: Provides mobile version of the features like: browsing, viewing faqs from the mobile version of your site. Users can also ask questions from their mobiles.
- Feedbacks Plugin: Enables users to provide feedbacks for your site from the mobile version of your site.
- Membership Cards Plugin: Displays membership cards on member profiles in the mobile version of your site.
- Discount Coupons Plugin
- Stores / Marketplace - Ecommerce Plugin Provides mobile version of features like browsing, searching stores and products, adding products to cart, wishlists and comparison list, buying products, viewing orders, etc.
- Settings for Site Title, visibility of Dashboard Menu on login and sign-up pages.
- Enable / disable auto-loading of notifications on-scroll.
- Enable / disable TinyMCE Editor at various places like blog description, group discussion, etc.
- Configure settings for mobiles and tablets::
- Dashboard View Type
- Floating Header and Footer
- Drop-down Select-boxes View
- Photo Lightbox Viewer Options to enable you to select the options to be displayed in the Photo Lightbox Viewer below the photos.
- Configure Home Screen Icon, Splash Screen Image and Start-up image for your site.
- Customize the layout of various widgetized page for your site in mobile and tablet.
- Customize the overall look and feel of your site from the theme editor. You can also choose to enable any of the themes from amongst the default 5 themes available with this plugin.
- Manage the various navigation menus that appear on your site.
- Various widget settings to enable you to configure below for mobiles and tablets separately:
- Tab Container View: Tab Collapsible View, Horizontal Tab View, Horizontal Tab with Icon View and Tab Panel View.
- Choose to show Page Title to visitors and members of your site.
- Search View: Only Search Text field, Expanded Advanced Search and Search Text field with expandable Advanced Search options.
- Place site logo widget in your mobile site to enable users to redirect to their home pages.
- Select the display Type of Back button: Only Icon, Only Text, Both Icon and Text.
- Choose to display search form in Dashboard Menu.
- Choose to display various options in footer of your site.
- Choose to load the Notifications, Requests and Messages widget via AJAX or redirect users on separate page to view their updates.
- Choose the startup image for your site.
- Select profile fields and information to be displayed on member profile pages.
- Enable / Disable the modules which can appear in your mobile site.
and many more...
Differences between SE Mobile Plugin and our Mobile / Tablet Plugin: Below point-wise comparison clearly shows the numerous advanced features you get with our Mobile / Tablet Plugin vis-a-vis the SE official Mobile Plugin.
|S. No.||Features||SE Mobile Plugin||SEAO Mobile / Tablet Plugin|
|1.||Joining a Site|
|2.||Logging into the Site|
|5.||Like, Comment activity feeds|
|7.||Main Navigation Bar||
(Simple Navigation Bar)
(Dashboard for Quick and Easy Navigation)
|8.||6 Views of Dashboard: Board List View, Board Grid View, Panel Overlay List View, Panel Overlay Icon View, Panel Reveal List View and Panel Reveal Icon View|
|9.||Attractive Activity Feeds||
(From Advanced Activity Feeds / Wall Plugin)
|10.||Attractive Photo Lightbox Viewer|
|11.||Finger Swipe Photo Navigation|
|12.||AJAX Loading of Various Contents and Pages|
|13.||Notifications, Messages and Requests Updates via AJAX|
|14.||Respond to Various Requests via AJAX|
|15.||Different Views for Tab Containers||
(4 views: Tab Collapsible view, Horizontal view, Horizontal icon view and)
|16.||Automatic Location Detection while Sharing Location||
(From Geo-Location, Geo-Tagging, Check-Ins & Proximity Search Plugin)
|17.||Attractive Cover Photos on Member Profiles||
(From User Profiles - Cover Photo, Banner & Site Branding Plugin)
|18.||Auto-loading of Old Activity Feeds|
|19.||Birthdays of Friends||
(From Free! Birthdays Plugin - Listing, Wishes, Reminder Emails and Widgets)
|20.||Liking of Activity Feeds, Contents, Photos, etc via AJAX|
|21.||Attractive Popup for Commenting on Activity Feeds, Photos, etc.|
|22.||Home Screen Icon|
|23.||Splash Screen Image|
|25.||Themeroller to Easily Edit Themes|
|26.||Media Attachments in Messages|
|27.||Different Site Title for Mobiles and Tablets|
|28.||Separate Layout Editor|
|29.||Different Views for Search like Advanced Search, etc.|
|30.||Attractive Menus and Breadcrumbs|
|31.||Attractive Check-in Map on Member Profiles||
(From Geo-Location, Geo-Tagging, Check-Ins & Proximity Search Plugin)
|32.||Separate Menu Editor for Mobile|
|33.||Separate Menu Editor for Tablet|
|34.||Separate Global Settings for Mobile|
|35.||Separate Global Settings for Tablet|
|36.||Enable / Disable Menu Items in Mobile|
|37.||Enable / Disable Menu Items in Tablet|
|38.||Enable / Disable Modules to be Displayed in Mobile|
|39.||Enable / Disable Modules to be Displayed in Tablet|
|40.||Creation of contents like Blogs, Events, Groups, Albums, Videos, etc.|
|41.||Manage Own Contents like Blogs, Events, Groups, Albums, Videos, etc.|
|42.||Attractive User Profile Fields on Member Profiles||
(From User Profiles - Cover Photo, Banner & Site Branding Plugin)
|43.||Multiple Column Layouts in Tablet|
|45.||Separate Widgets for Mobile and / or Tablet Layout Editors|
|47.||Quick / Collapsible Search on Browse and Home Pages of Various Contents|
|48.||Mark All Notifications Read|
|49.||Edit Member Profile|
|50.||Edit Notification Settings|
|51.||Attractive Pagination on Various Pages|
|52.||Attractive Loading Image for Page Loading|
|53.||Attractive Tabs in Tab Container|
|54.||Horizontal Swipe Scrolling for Tabs on Content Profile Pages|
|56.||Top Floating Header|
|57.||Bottom Floating Footer|
|58.||Different Views for Drop-down Select-boxes|
|59.||Attractive Calendar while Selecting Dates|
|60.||Photos Tagging & Editing|
Visit the below URLs to experience this plugin in action on Mobiles and Tablets:
- For Mobiles: http://demo.socialengineaddons.com/?site-mode=mobile
- For Tablets: http://demo.socialengineaddons.com/?site-mode=tablet