Events

Events

Use event listings to display upcoming events on your homepage and within your site.

To add events:

  1. From within the Events tab on the left navigation, click Add Event.
  2. Enter a title for your event.
  3. Scroll down to the Event Options just below the content editing box.
  4. Add the date, start time and end time. If it is a multi day event, enter the end date.
  5. Enter a blurb about the event in the content editing box
  6. Add any supplementary Event Options such as a thumbnail, the location, cost, intended audience, contact information and a link for more info.
  7. Click Save.
  8. Publish the Page.

To pull an events listing onto a page:

  1. Add/edit the page on which you would like to put an events listing.
  2. Select the event listing button as shown below.Events Listing
  3. If you would like to create a limit of events listed, show events from a specific date range, or change the sort order (ascending/descending), fill out the fields accordingly.
  4. If you would like to create a listing of all events, skip the fields.
  5. Click Insert Event Listing. A piece of shortcode will appear in the editing box.
  6. Update/Publish the page.

To create an events archive

  1. Add/edit the page on which you would like to put an events archive.
  2. Select the event listing button as shown below.Events Listing
  3. In the window that appears, scroll down to the Filter by Date fields.
  4. Click in the fields and choose a date range with the calendar picker.
  5. Click Insert Event Listing. A piece of shortcode will appear in the editing box.
  6. Update/Publish the page.

Tips

  • Time must be in 24-hour-clock format
  • Use the More Info Link field to link out to a website with supplementary information or further details
  • When displaying events within a date range, dates must be in the yyyy-mm-dd format
  • All listing pages are designed to haveĀ thumbnail images.