Paid Subscriptions and Advertising Mods

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bray0620
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Paid Subscriptions and Advertising Mods

Post by bray0620 » Wed Oct 18, 2017 7:55 pm

I have searched this phpbb website for information pertaining to anyone who has written a mod which allows a board owner to charge a subscription fee. I have been directed to several pages which are anywhere from 5 to 8 years old. I can't for the life of me find anything current as in "2017".

What I am looking for is a mod that allows me to charge a fee to view certain forums on my board. This would be something like VBulliten's system I guess. Permissions and member levels etc.

Advertising mod would allow a subscribed member to "advertise a good or service" using a per click or time based system. For example, a board admin could set up different scenarios like 7 days for X $.

Do we have anything like this in a current mod? If so, can someone please point me in the right direction. I would be very interested to know if anybody else would be interested in such mod's.

Thanks for your consideration.

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Re: Paid Subscriptions and Advertising Mods

Post by Mick » Thu Oct 19, 2017 10:25 am

There are no mods in phpBB 3.2, extensions are used instead. I suggest (if you haven’t already) having a search of the extensions forums and if you don’t find anything useful make an extension request.
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Re: Paid Subscriptions and Advertising Mods

Post by kinerity » Thu Oct 19, 2017 1:16 pm

Not exactly an "one stop" solution, but you could use the PayPal Donation extension and once you verify payment you can add them to a group with permissions to utilize those forums.
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Re: Paid Subscriptions and Advertising Mods

Post by wrkalot » Sun Nov 05, 2017 11:35 am

This is the closest I could find https://www.phpbb.com/customise/db/exte ... extension/

It's not perfect but it does have auto group. There is now way to auto expire so you have to do that manually.
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