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Directory themes are meant to showcase local businesses, events, etc. There are several on the market but today we will review ClassyAds, a quite new theme with a clean and modern design and a hell lot of functionalities. We wouldn’t like this to become the theme’s documentation so we will mainly focus on the following points:

  • Is it high quality?
  • Is it easy to use?
  • To whom is it geared?
  • Have others had a good experience with it?
  • PROS and CONS of the theme.
  • Is it worth the money?

ClassyAds is a new Directory / Listing WordPress theme which is available on ThemeForest.

Design and Functionalities

This theme presents your listings with personality, boldness, and a well-defined user experience.

Multiple Category Layouts

From the Theme Setting, you can choose to display a detailed category layout or a simple and minimal one.


This is true effortless customization. Control the colour of your site without touching a single line of code.

This system allows you to create a userbase where people are able to upload their listings through frontend without the need to visit the WordPress dashboard.

The theme is also compatible with predefined regions that can be filtered.

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Filterable Listings

Filters will make it simple for people to find what they are looking for, so showcase as many listings as you like.

Backend Theme Options

Use the settings to get your site up and running within minutes and a few clicks of the mouse.

The Audience

The theme is designed for both people who want to display the products of their store and for those who want to create a community of users.
Its intuitive design allows users to quickly create their own account and start sharing.

The theme is available for sale at the It has had a positive first reaction with dozens of sales and a brilliant rating within the first days.

Pros and Cons

Pros: Clean and intuitive designed, user-friendly and easy to customize.
Cons: It relies on paid plugins in order to extend the theme functionalities.

Is it worth the money?

Even though it is easy to customize without much knowledge of WordPress, ThemesDojo has a support theme that will help you with any doubts you may have.
You can purchase ClassyAds for $59 on ThemeForest. Considering that it is a stock theme, it is still cheaper than most of the alternatives that rely on the same functionalities.