NEARBYSTORES is a search app that allows you to find local businesses and stores from a single
or host of locations.
Are you retail or wholesale store owner looking to improve sales and traffic to your store?
NearbyStores is your number one app for real traffic that converts.
- An easy way to gain traffic to your store. .
- Improvement in profits because people locate your business to patronize you even while you sleep
- 24/7 open marketplace on the app for your store .
- Chat with business owners and customers
- Users furnish themselves with sophisticated information about stores in a given area.
- Offers, promo, discount are always at your discretion to explore .
- Favorite your most preferred stores and get news and push notifications about them.
- Chat with any business owner on the app
- Attend events organized by some of your favorite stores
- Explore feedbacks before patronizing any store and leave yours as well
- You can personalize your store to any style you want
- The user interface is excellent from every standpoint
- Navigation is smooth on the app
- The app comes with a responsive design that can suit almost anyone’s taste
- A modular MVC architecture allows you to understand the code and business logic in order to change it or to develop new modules for your app
Android App Features
- Developed with Android Studio & Gradle
- Top quality, clean code created by experienced senior Android developer
- Localization Ready!
- Google Analytics
- Google Directions.
- Chat Realtime & Unlimited
- Support Multi Languages
- Currency management
- Push notification – firebase cloud messaging
- Custom offers
- Advanced PHP dashboard
- Permanent data storage (chat messages, stores and event informations) on a MYSQL database
- Support RTL Languages
- Google Analytics
- User Rating
- User Reviews
- Navigation drawer menu with categories
- Cool Mobile UI Interaction
- Material Design pattern
- Pull Down Bouncy UI.
- Share to Facebook
- Share to Twitter
- Call Integration
- SMS Integration
- User can add Favorites
- Advance Search
- About Us Panel Added
- Image Pinch and Zoom
- Well documented
- Participate to the event
- Upcoming events near you
- Parallax scrolling effect
Web Admin Features
- Simple and Attractive Admin Panel.
- Display total stores events and customers created in your app
- Manage customers and their permission
- Manage Stores , Events , categories , Offers and more
- Secure all communications between the Web admin and android app with a crypto key
- Easily integrate new languages to your app
- Manage all the content created by your customers, edit the number of stores , offers, compagin … created by each one so quickly
- Use your phone where you are to manage your application and stay tuned to all your customers thanks to the responsive dashboard
- Stay tuned to your customers by answering their messages directly from dashboard
What you get
- Full Android Source Code
- Full PHP source code for the backend
- Project Documentation ( installation & configuration guide )
Download APK 1.7
Demo Admin :
Note: This account gives you only a limited access to see the dashboard with the features that have , you
will not be allowed to change any information throught the demo version .
To get more accessibility please create a customer account to be able to create and edit the content in the
V1.7.3 – 19/05/2019 Improvements: - Search fields accept more words on item description - filter offers by "Expired", "Started", "Unpublished". - Create promotion offers - Easy to integrate new module thanks to the optimization made on this version. - Chat Feature - Reviews comments on dashboard app. - Auto delete photos from deleted stores, offers and events from the server. - Editing start date is now possible on offers and event - Mark as a featured is fixed on offers , stores , events. Bugs fixed : - Security issue, owner have access to see all other customer’s offers - Error when opening push notification for campaign under stores and events. If you open the push notification, it will show empty page. - Show more review on is not working (Store profile - Review and gallery area) - When searching the app, inactive stores are also displayed. - Expired offers, stores, are not Auto hiding or Auto Unpublished. - When searching on offers, Unpublished offers still appearing. - Chat message don't appear automatically - No sound when there's a new notification - GPS request Popup issue - forgot password is not working got this error 404 Page Not Found - doesn’t receive notification of the message, when the app is closed. - Image in detail store are cropped V1.7.1 - 01/03/2019 New features : - Access Group Module ( more advanced user access management ) - Introduction Slider on Android APP . - Manage auto hidden expired events and offers - Confirm & Decline Offers , Stores , Events from admin panel Improvements : - Push notification on dashboard Mobile App - Share with features - Translation - GEO STORES Maps - Search bar offers - Setup the app ( migrate config data to the database to avoid losing data ) - Disable or enable modules such as events , stores , messages is now easy from your database . - Easy to integrate new module thanks to the optimization made on this version . - Chat Feature - Upgrade Android Apis versions - Reviews comments on dashboard app Bugs fixed : - GPS and location issues on Android app - Listing Offers on Mobile App ( IOS and Android ) - Timezone issues - Creating , deleting events issues - This app is not allowed to query for scheme tel V1.5.1 - 26/11/2018 New feature : - Deep linking in both platforms (android,iOS) ( open a store detail from a shared link ) - Integrate gallery in the android app - Integrate Crashlytics plugin in Andorid app ( crash reporting solution http://try.crashlytics.com/ ) Improvement : - Enable / disable hidden offer automatically when it’s expired ( date end > current date ) - Display route between current location and destination in the detail store maps - Update gradle version 3.2.1 and other api google services API to the latest version in order to improve the performance of the app - Improve chat feature - Improve translation Bug fixed : - ANDROID distance does not get the exact value in the first run of the app - Fixing importing android source code project on Android studio - SMTP issue - Categorie page does not refresh after deleting or adding new categorie from the web dashboard - Dupplicate message in Android app - Events Pagination do not work (PHP) - Error in event list (owner account) - Problem changing the language from the dashboard even if the user is not logged on - try to send campaign from admin dashboard, status pending, no push notification received. - Campaigns issue ( status pending , no push notification received )
V1.4.2 - Fixed : App crashes when click on cancel the participation - Fixed : User registration , login error blocking messages - Fixed : Favorite button in detail store does not appear correctly - Fixed : Age 404 when trying to disable front-end - Fixed : App crashes when click on maps directions button in detail store - Fixed : Some files missed in the frontend ( assets , screenshots not found ) - Fixed : Update event action don't working - Fixed : Bugs reported when updating the web dashboard
V1.4.1 - New Feature : Upcoming event , participate to the event and get a notification when there's an upcoming event . - New Feature : One dashboard can manage both plateform IOS , Android - New Feature : Manage reviews , admin can delete a bad review - New Feature : Remove disscussion messsanger - New Feature : more visibility on the use of the application on different platforms - Improvement : Improved navigation buttons - Improvement : Number of stores in category is not up to date - Improvement : Translation - Improvement : Installting and configuring an update - Fixed : Refresh categories in mobile app - Fixed : Create and update Profile , image not been uploaded - Fixed : disable/enable event issue - Fixed : Remove offers when the store is deleted
V1.3.2 - New Feature : Add option to set default localisation in dashoard config . - New Feature : Integrate new button to confirm user registration in web dashboard ( required admin access) - Improvement : Change favorite button icon ( Design ) - Improvement : Number of stores in category is not up to date - Improvement : Translation - Fixed : Pagination issue compaigns (web) - Fixed : Android splach issue ( timeout ) - Fixed : Update FinestWebView to AwesomeWebView (Manage cookie, File Upload) (Mobile) - Fixed : Manage stores menu in mobile does not work ( web responsive ) - Fixed : Manage stores menu redirection ( mobile ) - Fixed : Chat UI error when trying to send Message - Fixed : Cannot see or update image profile from mobile app ( volley error ) - Fixed : Bug Setup with PHP 5.5 (PHP) - Fixed : Can't update date end offer / timezone - Fixed : The image of the event is not alterable after adding a new image and deleting the old one - Fixed : Notification sound issue
V1.2.2 - New feature: Supporting RTL ( Web & dashboard can support any language with RTL like Arabic, Hebrew ) - New feature: Assign all stores , offers and events to another owner when removing that owner - New feature: Forgot password in mobile app - New feature: Integrate google analytics API - New feature: Allow user to set a custom title in push notification (Campaign section) - New feature: Enable/disable user (owner) registration from dashboard - New feature: Enable/disable default front-end - Bug fixed: deleting user issue - Bug fixed: HTML description issue in - Bug fixed: unexpected error in installation - Bug fixed: Message duplicated in a chat conversation - Bug fixed: Texts encoded bug in the dashboard - Bug fixed: Location can't update in mobile - Bug fixed: The Address disappear when creating or editing stores or event in dashboard - Bug fixed: Chart isn't refreshed after managing content in the dashboard - Bug fixed: The customer Account does not receive accurate statistics about the content of the application on the home page - Bug Fixed: Display user picture in store comment - Bug Fixed: Specify with and height for every image uploaded in the application
V1.2.1 - The application supports the FCM for the chat - Manage your stores , events directly from your mobile app (dahsboard responsive) - Map that will show as pins all the nearby stores - Ability to reply to messages directly from the dashboard - Push notification more improved - More advanced management / improve application - Translation the entire application , support more languges and caracteres - Change colors dynamically on the dashboard - Improved ergonomics - Support more currency format - Bugfixes and stability improvements (among others: Admob & duplicated stores & push notification )