[EventCalendar] Re: Categories and Sorting by Advanced Queries

Liam Sarsfield liams.email at gmail.com
Mon May 5 01:27:42 UTC 2008


Sorry, mistake in that last email -- the site I manage is edpro.org haha!

On Sun, May 4, 2008 at 6:23 PM, Liam Sarsfield <liams.email at gmail.com>
wrote:

> Hey there Chris,
> Thanks for the reply. I have actually already done this, and am dealing
> with a high volume of posts. The site I manage is www.epd.org, take a look
> and tell me if you have any ideas.
>
> Cheerio,
>
> On Sun, May 4, 2008 at 3:01 PM, Chris <chris.hearn01 at ntlworld.com> wrote:
>
> >  Liam,
> > I know this may be too simple, but if you assign a post to Events AND
> > another category, then that will do most, if not all of what you want.
> > I do this on the club website I manage, (although the events are mixed
> > with regular posts) and it seems to work ok, so I suggest experimenting a
> > bit!
> > oh yes - the website I refer to is http://www.budworthsc.org.uk/ if you
> > care to take a look. (try the Articles menu item for example.)
> > HTH
> > Chris
> >
> >
> >  Message: 1
> > Date: Sat, 3 May 2008 18:53:03 -0700
> > From: "Liam Sarsfield" <liams.email at gmail.com> <liams.email at gmail.com>
> > Subject: [EventCalendar] Categories and Sorting by Advanced Queries
> > To: eventcalendar <eventcalendar at firetree.net> <eventcalendar at firetree.net>
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> >
> > Hey there guys,
> >
> > Great to see the way the community responded to the new update -- great
> > little group we got here.
> >
> > I'm looking for some tips, and a little help. I am trying to sort my
> > categories by date of event, with the most recent at the top, going down the
> > page. Additionally, I want it to show 100 of these events per category page
> > (instead of 10 or whatever it is). I was going to do this by attempting to
> > edit the function that is called when you clicked a link to include
> > ?ec3_days=99999 and then somehow figure out how to list more than posts per
> > page. Now, unfortunately, for some reason when I called the ?ec3_days
> > function it lists the farthest away event, moving down towards the most
> > recent (so the most recent is often a few pages way back).
> >
> > My questions and guiding topics:
> >  - My ?ec3_days seems to be showing the furthest away date, and then in a
> > descending order, so the most recent is buried beneath the rest, how can I
> > fix this?
> >  - Has anyone attempted to create categories of their events, that are
> > listed in order, by date? If so, how did you manage it? Any tips?
> >  - Has anyone managed to extend the amount of posts per page in the event of
> > something like ?ec3_days to show 100 posts per page? If so, how did you
> > manage it? Any tips?
> >
> > Any help is much appreciated,
> > Best,
> >
> >
> >
> >
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> Liam Sarsfield
>



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