The Events Cal Blog

The Events Calendar 4.2 is just around the corner and we’re packing in some pretty awesome features that we can’t wait to get into your hands. It’s hard for us to keep quiet about what’s coming, so here’s a sneak peak into the things we’re most excited about in this release. oEmbed for Events You know…

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“Plugins are, in my not so humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic.” Ok, Dumbledore didn’t really say that, but it’s still true. And when it comes to evaluating WordPress plugins, Harry Potter offers some valuable lessons to help avoid future headaches. Evaluating WordPress Plugins: Choose Your Wand Wisely Diagon Alley makes choosing a wand look…

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When it comes to event planning, selecting a date for your event is about much more than the venue availability. So how do you choose the perfect event date? Picking your date is one of the first steps in the event planning process. After establishing your event goals and objectives, you’ll want to spend some…

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Your event registration process has a tremendous impact on RSVP and ticket sales. The easier the process, the more likely attendees will make it all the way through checkout. All of the attendees that want to register for your event have to go through the same first step: registration. Make a positive impact by nailing…

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Hey folks, we want to interrupt our normal broadcasting to let you know that The Events Calendar 4.1.1.1 is now available and we strongly recommend you update. This release includes two patches that make the plugin much more secure. There was no immediate danger in previous versions, but a couple of spots that were found and…

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Using Facebook for event marketing is an excellent way to increase registrations and ticket sales for your events. The best part? All of the methods we’ve shared below won’t cost you a penny. Free Ways to Use Facebook for Event Marketing Beyond adding share buttons to your calendar listings, there are some easy ways to leverage…

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As part of our continued efforts to provide the best events management solutions for WordPress, Modern Tribe has purchased GigPress, a popular and established events plugin aimed at musicians, comedians, and other performers. GigPress joins our illustrious lineup of events plugins including The Events Calendar, Events Calendar PRO, and Event Tickets. Our events plugins get…

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As you may already know, we shipped The Events Calendar 4.1 yesterday. What you may not know is that it contained an errant issue that affected many of you with translated and multi-lingual sites. We noticed this almost immediately and appreciate all the reports we also received in the forums to confirm our need to…

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