phpConnectMe is an online social profiles creator that gives you the extraordinary ability to have your users create beautiful and custom pages for themselves along with a beautiful and complex admin panel that you can manage the whole website with. It also comes with a Paypal and Stripe payment gateway so that your users can purchase Pro Accounts from your website.
RequirementsPlease read the whole documentation along with the readme at phpConnectMe Docs
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ChangelogUpdate 1.5.0 – 3 May, 2019
- Admin User View Page Implemented - Admin Users Management Full Remake - Admin Payments Management Full Remake - Implemented Default Language Setting in the admin panel. - Admin Pages Management Full Remake - Overall visual and technical improvements - Paypal Payments Insertion Reported Bug Fixed - Now Not Found pages will return a 404 Status Code instead of 200 - Overall backend improvements and code cleanup - Updated Bootstrap library to the latest 4.3.1 version - All the strings on the index page are now translated in the language file - Improved security to all files in case someone tries to access their direct link - PayPal Store Payment page design improvement
Update 1.4.4 – 8 February, 2019
- Stripe Checkout Page Improved with extra details for the user on checkout. - Profile Pages: Fixed bug on Android devices where links would not be clickable. - Small change on login with Facebook, now it will redirect directly to the dashboard instead of the home screen. - Small change where a logged out user tries to purchase Pro Membership: instead of an error, now it will be a friendlier message
Update 1.4.3 – 12 December, 2018
Fix PayPal payments not being inserted into the database bug Store page now only shows the payment methods which are available Now the no funds error message when user is trying to purchase is more friendly and displays as an info message
Update 1.4.2 – 24 October, 2018
Now you can set and upload a logo from the admin panel Now you can change the paypal mode to Live or Sandbox directly from the admin panel Paypal checkout experience improved when you go to pay on paypal Admin dashboard will now show a warning if PHP version is lower than 7, if curl doesnt exist or if iconv() doesnt exist – added for more insight.
Update 1.4.1 – 19 October, 2018
Bugfix where you could not be able to edit Main Links from the Extra Settings Now after login you will be redirected to the dashboard instead of the homepage
Update 1.4.0 – 29 September, 2018
Admin dashboard menu redesigned Enabled login via Username OR Email ( not just username like previously ) Added another chart for the admin statistics page Update Google Analytics code Visual improvements on certain parts
Update 1.3.3 – 7 July, 2018
Improved overall security of the script
Update 1.3.2 – 4 July, 2018
Fixed few potential security problems Improved username checking upon registration and changing.
Update 1.3.1 – 28 June, 2018
All backgrounds were compressed to save space and bandwidth for the website. The total size on the disk of the wallpapers is now 50% smaller Small phpMailer change to the charset encoding to UTF-8
Update 1.3.0 – 25 June, 2018
Added CSRF Protection to all the logged in forms. Removed the IP logging of the user Added the option for the user to delete his account ( the script is now GDPR compilant ) The user can now see all the data that the script is storing and delete it any time ( GDPR Compilant now )
Update 1.2.3 – 17 June, 2018
Fixed bug when sometimes when you logout of one tab and try to access previous pages, it would redirect infinitely.
Update 1.2.2 – 16 June, 2018
Fixed potential recaptcha problems from old versions
Update 1.2.1 – 30 May, 2018
Fixed admin statistics chart not displaying the correct last 30 days Fixed user dashboard chart not seeing the last 30 days ( previously only seeing the first logs ever made) Fixed user dashboard statistics table not getting correct data for Yesterday and last 30 days
Update 1.2.0 – 29 May, 2018
Update 1.1.0 @ 21 April, 2018
Added a new template for profiles Improved security when remember me button is checked on login Added Reddit, Snapchat, Emai, PayPal.mel social buttons to be available by default Redesigned both the admin menu’s ( when not in the admin panel and when in the admin panel ) Admin Panel – Pages now can support direct html without being cleared Redesigned admin experience YouTube option for Admin Website Settings added ( to show in the site’s footer ) Login, Register, Lost Password, Resend Activation, Reset Password pages were restructured and redesigned Now you can set the price of the packages with decimal points (ex: 4.99) Many bugfixes on the overall product
UPDATE Please redo the database changes for the 1.1.0 update since I made a spelling mistake for the database changes.Update 1.0.3 @ 9 April, 2018
Profile Settings added Wallpapers previews and Gradient Previews when updating the profile Profile iframe update on autosave more smooth transition Added 2 new default profile gradients and fixed a previous one Fixed bug on iOS devices when profile settings will not save the settings Added admin setting Profile Hit Timing to be able to control the timer on the hits counter for profiles Added admin setting Profile Autosave enable / disable option Fixed bug when deleting users would not delete their avatars on the disk Restructured some parts on the admin users management list Fixed bug when Admin’s were not able to delete users Fixed bug when profile ads were not showing to the profiles pages. restructured the database connection ( take care when updating )
Update 1.0.2 @ 4 April, 2018
important security update
Update 1.0.1 @ 3 April, 2018
Solved some potential problems on certain webhosts with the admin panel Latest Payments Removed some old development extra conditions
Fixed issue with register page Fixed some behind the scenes check on login