The Events Cal Blog

We’ve got a lot to be thankful for here at Modern Tribe, so we wanted to take a moment to publicly share appreciation for our team, our users, and the WordPress community at large. It’s been a hell of a journey, and we’ve worked hard to pay things forward along the way. Giving Thanks 2015 was…

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In July, we announced that we were moving all our translations to GlotPress– a big step towards improving our localization and empowering our international users. Last month, we followed the WordPress community’s lead and moved the translations for our free plugin, The Events Calendar, to translate.wordpress.org. We realize that two moves in the span of a few months could…

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We’ve been hard at work on getting The Events Calendar 4.0 in your hands. A lot of progress has been made—so much, that we’re happy to announce that a release candidate is now available! (What, you didn’t know about 4.0? Here’s a preview.) You’re in for a real treat. We’ve packed in a slew of new features we are…

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One of the most valuable contributions to any piece of software is user feedback. We love the extremely open communication in our community, and we work hard to utilize the feedback it provides. We receive over 500 comments, emails, and forum posts every week- and many of them contain feedback on the calendar. There are even more votes each week on feature requests…

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Hey everyone! The Events Calendar 3.12.6 is hot off the presses. You should see it soon in your WordPress updates, or you can grab it over at the plugin site. This is yet another releases that attempts to clear out some cobwebs ahead of our major 4.0 release. Here’s what is new: Fix – Remove constraints…

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We released Community Tickets last week and are happy to be rolling out the first update for it. Community Tickets 3.12.1 is now available and squashes a couple bugs. Here’s what we updated: Fix – Ensure translations are loaded as expected (our thanks to Dirk for highlighting this issue) Fix – Update some strings to…

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Don't get stuck - create a wordpress backup database

Need to create a WordPress backup database before troubleshooting an issue with your site? It’s one of the first recommendations we make for the thousands of WordPress users we support each day. Nothing sucks more than realizing you can’t hit “undo” after something unexpected happens to your site. Database backups are a smart way to…

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Singles Day Illustration by Chrionexfleckeri1350 (Wikipedia)

Parks & Rec may have been the first to feature “treat yo self” day, but Singles’ Day (光棍节) has them beat. Singles’ Day is a Chinese twist on Valentine’s Day. The manufactured holiday was started back in the 1990s as a day to celebrate single people. The date 11/11 was chosen for it’s literal representation…

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When it comes to choosing a WordPress events calendar plugin, there are a lot of options out there. Finding the best one to meet your needs might seem daunting at first, so we created a little “roadmap” to break down the process for you. Finding the Best WordPress Events Calendar Plugin Calendar plugins are one of…

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Events Calendar PRO 3.12.6 is fresh off the presses and available at this very moment. This is a teeny-tiny update but resolves a significant issue with PRO’s widgets: Fix: Ensure the correct date displays within the upcoming events list widget In short, there were instances where the date in the widget’s icon for an event…

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Hey, we’re here to let you know about The Events Calendar 3.12.5. This is a fresh release straight off the heels of yesterday’s minor update. In fact, if you updated yesterday, then we encourage you to do the same today because this includes a fix for an issue that came up in the forums this…

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Hello, howdy and good day to everyone. I’m stoked to be writing this post because it marks the debut of our new premium Community Tickets plugin! This has been in the works for some time now and is the result of one of our most-requested features. We’ve long heard from many folks to provide a solution that…

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