SocialStrap – Social Networking Platform
“SocialStrap is a great tool for anyone looking to build a new social media website. The community of webmasters is strong, and there are a lot of great new addons, mods and guides that allow anyone to have great customization to their SocialStrap site. I have tried many different engines, and this one is the most comprehensive and the most supportive out there.” – Richard Evans
- User profiles with four user roles (anonymous, guest, user, subscriber, reviewer and admin)
- Follow system with 4tier connections
- Groups and Pages
- Images and Albums with image resampling upon submitting
- User Badges
- Facebook Authentication and Login
- RealTime Notifications and email Notifications
- Private messaging system
- Open or closed network setup (site can be available for registered only users)
- Search for Users, Groups, Pages, Personal Timeline or All Posts
- Posts with four levels of privacy
- Post Youtube videos
- Hashtags and search for hashtags in Posts
- User’s Timeline displaying posts from followed people
- Comments on posts and images
- Advanced friend suggestions
- Share on Facebook or Email
- Invite Friends and Referral system
- Emotions and Games
- CrowdSourced Reports and Review Reports (users can report posts, comments, messages, profiles and images)
- ReCaptcha antibot service integration
- Responsive MobileFriendly design based on Bootstrap v3
- 12 Preinstalled bootstrap Themes
- Single-file translations
- SEO customization and additional <head> code
- Banner Slots and custom Message of the Day
- Custom Logo and custom Background Image for all users and profiles
- Profile and Cover Image resizing, cropping and rotation
- Friendly URLs for all Profiles (users, pages and groups)
- Admin panel for app management and administration
Addons : http://www.socialstrap.net/addons
Wiki Page: http://wiki.socialstrap.net
Preview & ScreenshotsAdmin panel – settings and add-ons screencast: http://www.screenr.com/UvTN
Admin can manage users:
Reviewer and admin can review reports:
Closed network setup (site available for registered only users)
System RequirementsScript is tested on many servers with different setups, it will run fine on standard web server or shared hosting plan. It comes with a simple installer so if you know how to install WordPress then you are good to go with SocialStrap. If you’re not sure please ask your server administrator or hosting provider about these requirements:
- Apache web server (will probably work on others as well but they are not officially supported)
- PHP 5.3 or higher
- MySQL 5 or higher
- Mysqli, Curl, PDO and GD PHP Extensions installed. Note that all of these are enabled in PHP by default.
- Read and Write permissions for all files inside main app folder
You can use this simple testing script to see if your server or hosting package meet the minimum system requirements to run SocialStrap: http://www.socialstrap.net/tester.zip
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LanguagesInterface currently translated to: English, Spanish, Deutsch, Chinese, Italian, French, Russian, Ukrainian, Turkish, Nederlands, Português Brasil, Srpski, Hrvatski…
You can download language files from here: http://www.socialstrap.net/languages/all.zip
- Many thanks to all people sharing their own language files!
Addons extend or override the base functionality. There are 10 preinstalled addons. They come with the script and they are free. You can disable some if you don’t need them.
- Clickable Links
- Emotions Pack
- Facebook Login
- Invitation Form
- Open Graph Tags
- Power Lobby (Online users, Friend suggestions, Popular Users)
- Theme Pack (12 CSS skins)
- Youtube Posts (makes embeded youtube video when user writes a valid youtube URL as a post)
Check 3rd party and other addons here: http://www.socialstrap.net/addons
- Zend Framework v1.12
- Bootstrap v3 with custom Themes and Layouts supported
- PDO Database Driver
- SMTP or PHP mail() email adapters
- Blowfish-based password protection with MD5 fallback (phpass lib)
- Local Filesystem or Cloud Storage (for user images, Amazon S3 Addon – Sold separately)
- Database-Driven PHP Session
- Powerful Add-on system based on “Mediator Pattern” and hooks
SupportBefore you send a request for support please read the entries below:
- Support from Envato authors is optional but I’ll do my best to help.
- Support doesn’t mean customization.
- I am not available for customization. If you need a custom feature please hire a freelancer.
- Read the full documentation file.
- Check if your question is not already in the Item Discussion section.
- Be polite and do not re-post the same question on several places.
- I do not support errors caused by strong modification to the original files.
- I can’t teach how to code in HTML, CSS, PHP or any other language.
- I can’t give refunds, if you want a refund please contact Envato directly.
- My time zone is GMT+1, so please keep in mind that my timezone might be different from yours.
If you have purchased this script recently please take your time to explore and test some things before asking questions. This script has many features and options and it usually takes a few days or a week to get you comfortable with most features.
Here are some links that can be useful:
UpdatesUpdates are very important part of our agile development process. Once you purchase the script all future updates are free and you can download them via CodeCanyon download page codecanyon.net/downloads
You can see the full changelog here: http://www.socialstrap.net/changelog
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Announcements- new release feed: http://live.socialstrap.net/search/posts/?term=%23Version
- latest add-ons: http://live.socialstrap.net/addonsgroup
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