FreelanceEngine Milestone Is Rolled Out In Public. Welcome To FreelanceEngine User Community!

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Dear our beloved customers,

As announced in the last blog post, in this year, we’ll focus more on improving the UX/UI flow as well as developing our product with the highest quality. Today, we’re glad to provide you the official milestone of FreelanceEngine in the Q1 & Q2. Here’s the list of features and improvements covered in the two next quarters:

  • Theme Improvement 1.7.13
  • AE Custom Field Improvement
  • Employer cannot accept a bid when the total amount is equal to the credit balance
  • Bug fixes involved in PayPal currency, translation, etc.


FrE Braintree Is Officially Released, Integrated With FreelanceEngine Theme!!

After a few weeks of extensive working, today we’re thrilled to announce you that FrE Braintree is officially released. We decide to conduct this extension with the aim of providing you and your users more choices when checkout besides current payment gateways on FreelanceEngine site.

Braintree is currently available to merchants in 44 countries around the world and supports 130+ currencies. No matter where your users are located, they can easily check out since Braintree supports multiple payment methods, including almost all major credit and debit cards, PayPal, and Bitcoin. Additionally, it accepts online and mobile payments such as Venmo, Apple Pay or Android Pay.

It’s quite easy to set up and use Braintree as a payment gateway on your site. If you are located in the list of countries that Braintree currently serves, you only need to have a merchant account and your site is running FreelanceEngine theme. That’s enough!!

In order to understand the flow as well as setting process, please follow the detailed guide below:

FrE Braintree – A payment platform for businesses across the globe

We are glad to announce you that FrE Braintree extension – a new payment gateway is officially released. Now users on your site can easily use their payment cards, PayPal, Venmo, or Bitcoin at checkout. Along with its convenience, Braintree is also one of the most secure payment gateways in the world with the high level of security. It ensures that all information of users cannot be leaked and stolen when they declare or check out online. As a result, Braintree is currently trusted and used by many of the major brands such as Airbnb, Uber, Dropbox, or GitHub. For all these reasons, we believe that Braintree is one of the best payment methods for online marketplace.

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MicrojobEngine PLUS Package is now available. Pre-order today at $119!

MicrojobEngine PLUS Package Pre-order

Today is a special day. MicrojobEngine – the ultimate marketplace WordPress theme is now upgraded to PLUS PACKAGE.

This is such a huge milestone for the whole team in order to celebrate MicrojobEngine 1st birthday. Though there are 8 weeks till birthday, we can’t wait that long and decided to enjoy the moment from now.

What does this all mean? Well it means you don’t need to wait until MicrojobEngine birthday to own PLUS Package but have it right from today. And the price is so reasonable you can hardly refuse. Especially, birthday is the time for special treat, so the price is even lower than it normally is.

Enter code  MJEPLUS  at checkout to get MicrojobEngine PLUS Package at $119!


EngineThemes Partners & Perks

EngineThemes aims to deliver customers all the best experience and solutions through our partnerships. Our motto is “Together we can make a difference” therefore, we partner with many extraordinary companies in WordPress field (maybe even more, wink). Their passions have inspired us and their expertise enables us to do much more than what we can do alone.



Update: JobEngine version


In the JobEngine version, admin can enter their API Key for Google Maps. Other bug fixes in the job detail, create a resume, and resume pages are fixed as well. (more…)

Update: JobEngine version


In JobEngine version, JE Jobroll is compatible with WordPress 4.5, bugs in ET Slider plugin, Create Resume page are properly fixed (more…)

Update: JobEngine version

JobEngine version fixes bugs in Page Generator, author display and Custom Fields compatibility with WPML.

JobEngine update

Automatic Page Generator runs seamlessly

Now you can enable Page Generator in back-end (Engine Settings → Settings → General) and it will automatically create new pages in front-end.

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Update: JobEngine version removes JE PayPal Express extension

This week welcomes the newest release JobEngine version with 3 core updates: JE PayPal Express removal, WPML bug fixes, and map translation improvement.

JE PayPal Express extension removed from product list

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Extensions removed: AE PayPal Digital Goods, CE PayPal Express, JE PayPal Express

We’d like to give you a quick announcement about the removal from our sale page of 3 following extensions: AE PayPal Digital Goods, CE PayPal Express, JE PayPal Express.

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IMPORTANT: New Price Policy for FreelanceEngine PLUS & PRO Package, and Mega Power Package

From the beginning of this year, besides individual items, we decided to add to product list the packages including theme and compatible extensions with special discount. For nearly one year offering these packages, our statistics show an impressive number of customers choosing product packages for their business.

We could not have made this without our beloved customers. So we would like to give special thanks to all of you for trusting and supporting our team along this journey. We are working hard to improve user satisfaction with many new extensions added to the packages in the near future.

Today, we would like to announce the change in price of FreelanceEngine PRO Package, and in detailed inclusion of FreelanceEngine PLUS, and Mega Power Package. (more…)

Update: JobEngine version compatible with WordPress 4.3 and Visual Composer 4.7.4

Compatible with WordPress 4.3 and Visual Composer 4.7.4

Highly customizable theme & better interactive page builder:

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EngineThemes’ updates: JobEngine, QAEngine, ForumEngine

This week updates focus on some bug fixes so that your site performance will be better.

QAEngine version 1.5.3

A new option is added in QAEngine: Login to view Answer. The name speaks for itself, if you enable this option, users have to log in to view the answers.

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Introducing JE PayUMoney

Not too long ago, we made a promise to implement PayUMoney to JobEngine. Today, we’re happy to announce that the promise has been fulfilled.

PayUMoney is now official compatible with JobEngine. Just like how it works in FreelanceEngine and DirectoryEngine, you just have to complete some simple settings and it’s ready to use.




Quick update for JobEngine

JobEngine job board theme & plugin wordpress version 2.9.9

JobEngine is updated to the latest version with some bug fixes:


  • Fix “PayPal, 2CheckOut payment” issue: The payment gateways work fine now.
  • Fix “Footer” issue: The white space after the footer has been removed.
  • The text ““Job Board Software | powered by WordPress” has been removed.
  • Fix “Sign up” issue: You won’t meet any trouble when signing up using LinkedIn anymore.
  • Fix “Attach” issue: The attachment will be sent to the companies via emails. Also, the zip files are now readable.
  • Fix “Notification” issue: There’ll be a notification informing the suitable files when the job seekers submit their applications.
  • The “Reset password” works well now.
  • Fix “JE RSS” issue: the extension now works fine. Users will be re-directed to the original page when apply via mobiles and the imported jobs will be saved completely.


Updates: FreelanceEngine version 1.2, DirectoryEngine version 1.4, JobEngine version 2.9.3

After a short time being improved, these themes are once again updated to the latest versions with some new features, which helps to enhance user interface usability.

FreelanceEngine version 1.1.2

Implement “Workspace” feature

With the latest version of FreelanceEngine, users will find it’s easier to communicate with each other. From now on, they’ll have an onsite private place to contact, give more detailed information as well as discuss about the projects.
This is a special place applied for those who involve in a specific project, which are employer and accepted freelancer only. After an employer accepts a freelancer, he can access the workspace via the project details page and so as the freelancers.

Updates: QAEngine v1.3, JE Coupon v1.7, JE Custom Fields v2.2, CE Coupon v1.2

QAEngine version 1.3

Filter bad words

Speaking generally, since QAEngine is also an online community where people share their opinions, there’ll come a time when you have to face some unwelcome users. As an admin, of course you want to keep your site as civilized as possible and so do the users. In order to help you prevent the bad words in your site, a new feature is implemented: Filter bad words.

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JobEngine is back with the new version: v2.9.2

JobEngine is updated to the latest version with some bug fixes to enhance the site’s performance.

Compatible with WP 4.0

With the new version, JobEngine’s totally compatible with WordPress v4.0, you don’t have to face incompatible troubles anymore.
The “tiny mce editor” issue is also fix, the text editor works fine now.

Updates: ForumEngine v1.4.9, JobEngine v2.9, JE Coupon v1.5 and ET slider v1.1.1

– The new version of ForumEngine is implemented with captcha option. If you enable this function, users have to enter captcha when they create a new topic. However,admins can also choose which category or user role to enable the captcha function.

Check out new updates of JobEngine

In this new version of JobEngine, we’ve changed its template JS, which will help it compatible with more hostings. Besides, a bunch of extensions are also updated to get along with JE latest version:
– JE Indeed v3.5
– ET Slider v1.1
– JE SimplyHired v1.1.2
– JE RSS v2.2.2

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