KISS Advertiser offers a wide variety of functions even in the free GPL version. The ads can be sorted in categories and subcategories, making it easy for users to overview all offers in the market. KISS Advertiser is available for Joomla 1.5 and 2.5. Different install packages for the Joomla versions can be found in our download repository.

KISS Advertiser adverts list viewThe user-friendly design uses tabbed ads detail views and has a brilliant simple usability - enabling visitors and customers to easily place ads and return to your advertising market place many times. With images and even video files users can push their ads and have a professional marketing appearance.

The component is being updated and developed by our programming team almost every day. Thanks to the intensive feedback from our users the most recent version of KISS Advertiser is a professional component for classified markets - with tons of different features and functions right at your fingertips.

You may test KISS Advertiser in our demo-section. The component as well as all additional modules can be downloaded in our download area. There are two different versions: The free GNU / GPL version and a commercial component, offering a wider variety of functions and more comfortable configuration features.

KISS Software would like to thank all users and visitors of our Support Forum for their helpful comments, questions and proposals. We are working on the improvement of our components in order to perfectly serve the needs of our customers.



KISS Advertiser advert detail viewKISS Advertiser functions
Some functions are available in the commercial version only.


  • Categories and Subcategories configurable - as much as you want
  • Access to categories configurable (Public, user groups ...)
  • Ad state configurable for categories
  • Currencies configurable for each category
  • Ad expiry configurable for each category
  • Display in module "latest ads" configurable (Yes/No)
  • Display of category content as tree structure in module
  • Category list view configurable (one column, more columns, "craigslist view")
  • Recursive display of number of containing ads in category list view

Classified ads

  • Free and paid ads possible (see ads plans)
  • One main image per ad
  • Unlimited additional images possible (with thumbnail preview)
  • Videos possible, various providers (own, YouTube, Google etc.)
  • Tabbed view of single ads
  • Location displayed in Google Maps
  • Route planner to advertiser's location with Google Maps
  • Comfortable search functions
    • Phonetic search (German only)
    • Circumcircle search (i.e. 'all ads 30 mls from ...')
    • From ... to search
    • Meta - Search terms
  • Boxnumber ads
  • Complaint / Comments for each ads possible
  • Notification for advertiser
    • Notification about more ads in this category
    • Notification about more ads of a certain user
    • Notification three days before ad expiry
  • RSS Feed
  • Automatic deactivation of an ad after expiry
  • Print ads

Google Maps integrationAds plans (for users and customers)

  • Ads plans configurable As much as desired
  • Free or paid ads possible
  • Expiry configurable
  • Ad and plan lifetime period configurable
  • Number of ads per plan configurable
  • Special prices for prolongation possible
  • Number of images per ad configurable
  • Mark as commercial offer possible

Additional functions

  • Comfortable backup and restore functions via backend
  • Push ads (User can improve the list position of his ad by paying a small additional fee).
  • Interface to Joomla banner system
  • No banners for registered users
  • KISS Advertiser backend configuration panel

    Supports all important currencies (156 currencies implemented)
  • Field configuration (Input fields are configurable as visible, active, mandatory etc. by Admin)
  • Optional extensions for special economic sectors (i.e. cars, boats, animals, contacts ...)
  • Sophisticated latest ads module with category tree structure and search function
  • Update notification upon new component versions
  • Title text configurable
  • TOU (Terms of use) configurable. User must / can agree

  • Direct contact customer / advertiser via mail
  • Admin notification upon new ads, comments etc. configurable

  • One-click comfortable pruning (deactivation of expired ads, deletion of unused images etc.)
  • Joomfish Integration (you can setup a multilanguage market)
  •  CBE and Jomsocial integration

  • Creation of search engine friendly meta and title tags for each ad and category
  • Captcha spam protection for frontend
  • Exclusive image directories for every user with exclusive access
  • Comfortable (multi-) image upload

  • Statistics footer in frontend
  • Support of several payment systems: Paypal, Moneybookers, Worldpay, Nochex etc.
  • User rating system
  • Article link. Ads can be linked to articles in Joomla content system.

... and much more!

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