Review : AuctionPress Theme by PremiumPress is a responsive Auction theme which can convert WordPress blog into auction site. AuctionPress WordPress Theme can create sound Auction platform like you see on eBay and other professional auction sites. It was very difficult to develop such a large complex WordPress platform but with the introduction of Auction Theme from PremiumPress team you can forget that myth. After you install this auction script on your server all general tasks like ready platform design, default feature integration, payment mode will be managed automatically. That means it is very easy to begin with your own auction site soon after the setup.
Multiple Payment modes : With AuctionPress WordPress theme you will find 20 payment gateways which covers Authorize.net, PayPal, Google Checkout and many more. Once you select payment gateway for your auction website you will have to fill up all the details to accept payments automatically. The dynamic design of this premium auction theme makes it possible to develop single niche or multiple niche website to sell various products like eBooks, software, physical goods and more.
Powerful Product Data Integration : AuctionPress Theme can post products that is generated by your own idea or you can import product directly from big auction websites like Amazon, eBay or datafeedr. Whether you add data from your own idea or from those external platforms it will really make no difference, you will be simply earning from all types of auction modes. With the help of search tool it is possible to search for specific category on those auction websites and instantly you may import product from the search listing. PremiumPress gives you direct CSV and XML file upload support to important bunch of products in single click.
The Auction Management : You must be thinking how is it possible to create auction posts, price listing and other complex design elements. But that is not an issue for AuctionPress theme, with ready auction post support you will get fields to configure all the required settings like reserve price, starting price for auction, detail of auction, title, image and more. Once you fill up ready details on the auction post you can launch auction post by clicking publish button. You may also use 2 important buttons 1) “Make an offer” 2) “Buy Now” so that customers can make an offer to buy your product or buy it directly like eCommerce store. It will be your choice to either go with auction mode or choose any one options from these two (Make offer, Buy now). If you fail sell your item on auction sometime then you can relist it with same settings or changes and that all can be managed from admin dashboard.
Features to create income : There are multiple income generating features available with AuctionPress theme like affiliate marketing, advertisement banners and membership selling. This responsive Auction theme has an option to create membership packs and sell it to the people who will do auction listing themselves. In these type of platform you are totally free from doing listing and all those things. You are simply the owner of Auction platform where interested product seller purchase membership packs to sell their auction items to the visitors who come on your site to purchase something. If yo want to run your own advertisement program like affiliate marketing, banner promotion then you can also do that.
AuctionPress WordPress Theme seems to be great auction script for WordPress in my opinion, compare to other theme developer i would give it highest preference. If you re really determined to start professional Auction website then surely you should start your journey with strong base and this theme can prove as a strong base for your auction business.
Features of AuctionPress WordPress Theme :
- 20+ auction child themes : Carts, Art, Properties
- Payment gateways : Google checkout, Paypal and more (total 20)
- Search engine optimized for ranking
- Google maps to add location on listings
- Content slider to display best products on homepage
- Photo uploader to add gallery with auction listings
- Private message system for user (to send message)
- Custom page template for Auction
- Lightbox support to display images in original size
- Supports on mobile devices
- Featured auction view : Total bids, time counter, image
- Featured listing with tabbed section on homepage
- All listing page with grid, list view
- Map view to search listing with pinpoint icons
- User dashboard for all members to handle auction and earning
- 785*450 banner size on homepage slider (Advertisement)
Standard pack : $79