UserIdeas is an extension that provides functionality to create and manage ideas pool. This component can be also used to manage feedbacks, issues, user suggestions,...

Users are able to post suggestions and vote for ideas. The extension also provides functionality for publishing comments about these things.

You can group items in multilevel categories.

You are also able to create menu items with a list with ideas, a form which will be used for posting feedbacks or detailed information about user posts.

UserIdeas is suitable for developers because, vote buttons are initialized and managed by Joomla! plugins. The developers can use some of the followed triggers to manage user votes.

  • onBeforeVote - this trigger returns boolean value and can be used for verifications before the vote be stored.
  • onVote - the main purpose of this triggers is to record the user vote.
  • onAfterVote - this trigger can be used for additional processing of the result of the vote.

Items list

 List with user ideas

Item details and comments

 Item details and comments


 User Ideas Parameters


There are several kinds of documentation - UserIdeas documentation, UserIdeas API

You will find User Ideas release notes on its GitHub repository.


You mast install ITPrism Library to work the extension properly.


The extension is under GPL license.


You can find a User Ideas demo on ITPrism demos site.

Your Vote

Please, vote for User Ideas on Joomla! Extensions Directory.


You can help to improve the extension. You can translate User Ideas in your language. 

More information about how to do it, you will find in the translation guide.

You can use ITP Transifex to create Joomla! language packages.

Git Repository

You can find the source code on the ITPrism Git repository.


You can get premium support on ITPrism members site. You can also post issues on the Git repository absolutely free.

Become a sponsor

If you like the extension, and you wish to help for its improvement, you are able to do it by SMS, PayPal or Bitcoin sponsorship.

Comparison between Pro and Lite version

UserIdeas Search ( Module )
Adds search form and filters.
UserIdeas Latest ( Module )
Displays latest items.
UserIdeas Popular ( Module )
Displays the most popular items.
UserIdeas Most Voted ( Module )
Displays the most voted items.
Search - UserIdeas ( Plugin )
Provides functionality for searching in the component.
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Technical specification

The minimum requirements to run it properly:

  • Joomla! 3.2
  • PHP 5.3
  • MySQL 5.1
  • jQuery 1.8
  • cURL, fopen
  • Magic Quotes disabled


UserIdeas Package v1.5 for Joomla! 3.3
Package for Joomla! 3.3.
Search plugin ( version 1.1 )
This plugin provides functionality for searching in the component.

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