Ideas by AppThemes is a Customer Feedback WordPress Theme with advanced idea sharing features so that you can directly connect to your customers. The premium feedback software/script is made for WordPress CMS so you wouldn’t require a coding knowledge to use this theme. From setup to customization you will find simple to use features so that you can easily check suggestions posted on your website, total votes, total feedbacks and more. The administrator will have full control over whole platform so you can change, edit submissions. There are options available to filter ideas based on votes, responses and other criteria.
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If you are running a business firm and want to keep upgrading your product or services then I would suggest this WP Feedback Theme. The main goal of this theme is to allow customers to submit their suggestions using custom form which allows them to insert title, select category (pre-defined) and insert message. Later on, other customers/members can put their response and also give their vote through given vote buttons.
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Why Ideas WordPress Theme ?
Selecting a perfect feedback theme is little bit hard as most of the themes are not developed with all advanced features. But AppThemes have developed a complete solution for business people who constantly wants to keep upgrading their products and services. If you a closer look at Ideas Theme Demo then you will find limited but all useful features which collects customers feedback and deliver it to your desk.
Another good thing is Response and Rating features so that other customers can also participate so that you can know what is really required in development. The back-end options will give you full support to define color style, layouts, header design and everything about website. Besides that, It is providing all basic tools like Blog Template, Custom widgets, Styling options.
AppThemes Ideas Feedback Theme : Features Review
You will love the design of homepage that highlights all necessary features so that user can access Latest feedbacks just like blog posts on homepage. The header section includes “Feedback Search Module” so visitors can insert keywords to find suggestions already posted on the website. The home top sidebar shows “Submit New Idea” button where user can click and easily submit new idea within few moments. Thanks to AppThemes for providing ready idea submission feature where user just have to fill given fields. This is a kind of user friendly design where visitors don’t need to waste their time when it comes to submit new suggestion or browse already submitted entries.
Custom Email Notifications :
You may need to send a confirmation email when user submit new idea to your platform and this feature will automatically send email notification. The back-end screenshot below shows how you can send a pre-defined email message to your visitors. The settings will allow you to insert your Name, Email, Subject and body message. The body message provides you access to “Variable Fields” so that you can send message to your users that looks like a personalized notification.
So when you add “Hi, %authorname%” it will automatically type email message in this format “Hi, Peter”. The email message will be only sent once submitted idea is approved by administrator.
FeedbBack Management Panel :
In order to manage all ideas on single platform you may need to have an efficient back-end ideas management options panel. Every single idea editing page will enable you to communicate idea’s status (either internally or publicly). The “Official Response” is a special field given for administrator to help them communicate with particular idea by adding their message/reply. Furthermore, you can check out total votes collected for all ideas and also “Reset” them easily with just one click.
Admin Reset Votes :
The Ideas WordPress Theme gives you a special settings page to ‘Reset Votes’ all or particular ideas from back-end. You can also choose to reset idea by selecting particular user or select particular idea or do it for entire website. It is possible to ‘Reset Votes’ for particular idea or user profile using ‘Reset Votes’ option. There is an option to reset user votes automatically every month so all you need to to is just select relevant option and save it. The below image will give you more idea on this feature.
CONCLUSION : If these all these features are given in a premium feedback template with normal price and full support then no one would want to miss this opportunity. It doesn’t ask you for coding knowledge, any recurring fees or high level expertise. Just a basic familiarity with WordPress is all that is required. Thanks to AppThemes for developing such a great responsive ideas theme which makes it easier to submit and maintain suggestions.
AppThemes Other Features :
- Special Blog Template : Share knowledge or updates
- Widget oriented sidebars : Display Categories, latest/popular ideas
- Footer 3 Widget columns : Display Recent Responses, Contacts or anything
- Clean design and stylish preview : Ideas with Title, Votes, Responses
- Threaded Comments
- Custom Taxonomies : Infinite Categories and Statuses
- AJAX & jQuery based Voting : No page reload
- Sort and Filter : Based on total reposes or votes
- AppThemes Simple Administration : Manage website easily
- SEO optimized and Best navigation menu (header)
- Child theme support
- AppThemes API Support : Good news for developers
Price Details :
Standard Package : $99 (Only Theme)
Developer Package : $159 (With PSD)