8.) WP based, of course.
9.) newsletter feature or mass mailing to subscribers built in.
10.) Ability to add additional pages
11.) Ability to add advertising spaces on any new page created.
12.) The ability to choose where those advertising spaces go and the type, would be tremendously invaluable.
13.) The same with the option of including the entire world. Yes, indeed. This would be a grand slam product.
14.) Being visually appealing, is super important as well, of course.
On the note of #12, imagine if you added a new page which contains mainly text. It would be nice to be able to add a banner size ad space in the center of the page, and a several boxes on the right.
That’s about it Chief. If there was such a directory WP theme, then it would cover most needs for directories, as the buyer’s could customize it according to their clients needs, without having to either build it from the ground up for each project.
There’s no character limit. You have an h2 tag at the start of your original message and it’s closed right before the 13th point.
Awesome. Thanks Sevens, duly noted!