Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding events to the calendar, part of WordPress DIY: Community Website.
- Once the Events Calendar is installed,…activated and configured on our site,…it's time to add some events.…Now, in between the movies I've already added a couple…of events to show you what they look like,…once they're added to the site.…If you go to the Events Calendar…on the front end of the site you'll see a list…of different events here and you can also change the display…by changing this View As setting to either Month…in which case you get a calendar…that shows all the different events…or Day where you see either current day…and whether or not there are any events.…
You'll also remember that in the settings…for the Events Calendar, I told it to display the events…in the regular blog stream and…therefore you see the events show up here.…Here it's important to remember…that these are not blog posts, they are events posts…and they're edited from the Events Calendar not…in your regular blog posts.…Now, we want to add a new event…and you can do that from the front end anywhere…by using the WordPress toolbar.…
Find more courses in this series in our WordPress DIY playlist.
- Understanding your site goals
- Making a content inventory
- Choosing a theme and plugins
- Configuring the menus and layout
- Extending functionality with plugins
- Adding forums, events, and forms to your website
- Importing WordPress users as community members
- Securing your site and managing spam
Skill Level Beginner
1. Preparing to Build a Site
Adding a custom menu3m 45s
2. Picking and Configuring a Theme
3. Extending Functionality with Plugins
4. Going Live
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