[EventCalendar] I want to include some but not all events on the front page

Dennis Schmitz schmitz.dennis at googlemail.com
Thu Jul 23 19:11:25 UTC 2009


At the moment I work on the "Another Wordpress Classifieds Plugin" - I
must translate everything to german.
i hope the next update of the plugin in is international. The author sad so.

Found at: www.awpcp.com


LG

Dennis Schmitz
www.oberlahn-express.de


2009/7/23 Jeff Dodson <jeff at singularmarketing.com>:
> Denis,
>
> Do you mind telling me what classified plugin you will be using?  Has it
> tested well for you?
>
> Thank you,
>
> Jeff Dodson
> jeff at SingularMarketing.com
> www.SingularMarketing.com
> -----Original Message-----
> From: eventcalendar-bounces at firetree.net
> [mailto:eventcalendar-bounces at firetree.net] On Behalf Of Dennis Schmitz
> Sent: Thursday, July 23, 2009 12:42 PM
> To: Support for EventCalendar plugin
> Subject: Re: [EventCalendar] I want to include some but not all events on
> the front page
>
> OK
>
> when i'm finish with the Classifieds Plugin I try the newest Version of EC3
>
> Thanks for your help.
>
>
> LG
> D. Schmitz
> www.oberlahn-express.de
>
>
> 2009/7/23 Samuel Clemance <s_clemance at hotmail.com>:
>> you need to be using the latest Dev of EC3 (3.2 dev) and you need to
> select
>> iconlets on the EC3 options page.
>>
>> --------------------------------------------------
>> From: "Dennis Schmitz" <schmitz.dennis at googlemail.com>
>> Sent: Thursday, July 23, 2009 10:43 AM
>> To: "Support for EventCalendar plugin" <eventcalendar at firetree.net>
>> Subject: Re: [EventCalendar] I want to include some but not all events on
>> the front page
>>
>>> Here is my site.
>>> the design is :-(
>>> but I work on it.
>>>
>>> I use the same way you are. for every day i use a new entry with the
>>> "+" option in the posts.
>>>
>>> But it look diferent as yours. Maybe its a CSS formatet. I bookmark
>>> your site, and next days i look at your CSS-Style. I hope i found the
>>> code.
>>>
>>>
>>> We have 2 or 3 new posts every day on the first page, so its not easy
>>> to test a plugin.
>>> At the moment I work on the "Another Wordpress Classifieds Plugin" - I
>>> must translate everything to german.
>>> i hope the next update of the plugin in is international. The author sad
>>> so.
>>>
>>>
>>> LG
>>> D. Schmitz
>>> www.oberlahn-express.de
>>> Online-Print-Magazin
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> 2009/7/23 Samuel Clemance <s_clemance at hotmail.com>:
>>>>
>>>> getting each date in a separate box isn't code its built into EC.
>>>> obviously
>>>> I have it set for iconlets.  When I write the post I press the + button
>>>> for
>>>> every day that I have the event...in the wildwood forest post I put in 5
>>>> dates instead of just one date spanning 5 days.  make sense?
>>>>
>>>> BTW if you don't like using categories you can get the same effect using
>>>> tags.  Name the tag or category for your main page whatever you like.
>>>> Then
>>>> setup a postlist (make sure you have the EC3 extension as well) using
>>>> that
>>>> tag or category name.  place the shortcode on your main page (using a
>>>> static
>>>> front page)
>>>>
>>>> hope that helps
>>>>
>>>> --------------------------------------------------
>>>> From: "Dennis Schmitz" <schmitz.dennis at googlemail.com>
>>>> Sent: Thursday, July 23, 2009 9:43 AM
>>>> To: "Support for EventCalendar plugin" <eventcalendar at firetree.net>
>>>> Subject: Re: [EventCalendar] I want to include some but not all events
> on
>>>> the front page
>>>>
>>>>> Hey,
>>>>>
>>>>> i look at your site, and i found some more what I want. :-)
>>>>>
>>>>> I look at your post: Wildwood Forest VBS
>>>>> You have for every day a box with the date.
>>>>>
>>>>> Who did you make this?
>>>>>
>>>>> can you sent me the code for this?
>>>>> Its look much better than the standart box.
>>>>>
>>>>> And your point with the news-cat - I try it tonight.
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks a lot
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> LG
>>>>> D. Schmitz
>>>>>
>>>>> ps.
>>>>> one more time: sorry for the bad english - I hope you understand what I
>>>>> mean.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> 2009/7/23 Samuel Clemance <s_clemance at hotmail.com>:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Try using postlists.  I use this plugin with the EC3 extension.  I use
>>>>>> a
>>>>>> page for the home page and it displays a list of posts.  That list is
>>>>>> generated from postlists and all I have to do is place the item in the
>>>>>> "news" category.  So no matter what I put in that category it shows up
>>>>>> on
>>>>>> my
>>>>>> front page (events or not).
>>>>>>
>>>>>> http://www.camrosecpc.com/
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Feel free to see how I did it.  The plugin is customizable so you can
>>>>>> make
>>>>>> it look however you want.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> --------------------------------------------------
>>>>>> From: "Dennis Schmitz" <schmitz.dennis at googlemail.com>
>>>>>> Sent: Thursday, July 23, 2009 8:27 AM
>>>>>> To: "Support for EventCalendar plugin" <eventcalendar at firetree.net>
>>>>>> Subject: Re: [EventCalendar] I want to include some but not all events
>>>>>> on
>>>>>> the front page
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> puhhh,
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> is there no easy way?
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I have more than 200 events whith this plugin on my homepage.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> And i'm not a PHP coder.
>>>>>>> Only User :-)
>>>>>>> simple editing :-)
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> can someone give me a workaround for the option button?
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I think 1 of 20 Event is importend so that i wont it on the index.php
>>>>>>> and not in the archive.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> LG
>>>>>>> D. Schmitz
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> 2009/7/23 Jonah West <jonah at jonahcoyote.com>:
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> hello,
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> You could use the More Fields plugin
>>>>>>>> (http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/more-fields/) to setup a field
>>>>>>>> that
>>>>>>>> you
>>>>>>>> can check to make a post a front page post or not. You'll have to
>>>>>>>> setup
>>>>>>>> custom logic then in your template to look at this piece of data.
>>>>>>>> It's
>>>>>>>> not
>>>>>>>> that hard though...
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Another other option would be to create a frontpage category and
> then
>>>>>>>> use
>>>>>>>> get_posts to only get posts in that category.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Another option would be to use something like http://pods.uproot.us/
>>>>>>>> or
>>>>>>>> http://flutter.freshout.us/
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Good luck!
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> - Jonah
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> On Jul 23, 2009, at 8:53 AM, Dennis Schmitz wrote:
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Hi, i search for the same funkction.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Is it posible to insert an option in the post-editor. So it's
> easyer
>>>>>>>>> to manage what post show on frontpage (index.php)
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> ps
>>>>>>>>> sorry for bad english from me. I'm from germany.
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> LG
>>>>>>>>> D. Schmitz
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> 2009/7/23 Jonah West <jonah at jonahcoyote.com>:
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Hey Cris,
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> You should be able to use this in your template to pull in events
>>>>>>>>>> wherever
>>>>>>>>>> you want:
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> <?php ec3_get_events('10') ?>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Alternatively, you could also try using get_posts to get them from
>>>>>>>>>> your
>>>>>>>>>> events category:
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> <?php global $post;
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
> $catposts=get_posts('category=1&order=DESC&orderby=date&numberposts=10');
>>>>>>>>>>                                    foreach($catposts as $post):
>>>>>>>>>>                                    setup_postdata($post); ?>
>>>>>>>>>>                                                    <div
>>>>>>>>>> class="news-post">
>>>>>>>>>>                                                    <h3
>>>>>>>>>> class="news-header"><a href="<?php the_permalink(); ?>"
>>>>>>>>>> id="post-<?php
>>>>>>>>>> the_ID(); ?>"><?php the_title(); ?></a></h3>
>>>>>>>>>>                                                    <span
>>>>>>>>>> class="date">Posted: <?php the_time('F jS, Y'); ?></span>
>>>>>>>>>>                                                    <div
>>>>>>>>>> class="post-content"><?php the_excerpt(); ?></div>
>>>>>>>>>>                                                    <div
>>>>>>>>>> class="entry-utility">
>>>>>>>>>>                                                            <span
>>>>>>>>>> class="cat-links">Posted in <?php the_category(',', 'single');
>>>>>>>>>> ?></span>
>>>>>>>>>>                                                            <span
>>>>>>>>>> class="meta-sep">|</span>
>>>>>>>>>>                                                            <span
>>>>>>>>>> class="tag-links"><?php the_tags('Tagged ', ',',''); ?></span>
>>>>>>>>>>                                                            <span
>>>>>>>>>> class="meta-sep">|</span>
>>>>>>>>>>                                                            <span
>>>>>>>>>> class="comments-link">Comments closed</span>
>>>>>>>>>>                                                            <span
>>>>>>>>>> class="meta-sep">|</span>
>>>>>>>>>>                                                            <?php
>>>>>>>>>> edit_post_link('Edit', '', ''); ?>
>>>>>>>>>>                                                    </div>
>>>>>>>>>>                                                    </div>
>>>>>>>>>>                                    <?php endforeach; ?>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> The nice thing about get_posts is you can fully customize what is
>>>>>>>>>> displayed
>>>>>>>>>> and the markup.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> - Jonah
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> On Jul 23, 2009, at 8:23 AM, Cris McConkey wrote:
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>> Is there a modification that will allow me to have some, but not
>>>>>>>>>>> all,
>>>>>>>>>>> events appear as normal posts?
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>> Since I want some but not all events to appear on the front page,
>>>>>>>>>>> I
>>>>>>>>>>> have
>>>>>>>>>>> to duplicate posts which is tedious.
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>> Thanks,
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>> Cris
>>>>>>>>>>>
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>>>>>>>>>>
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>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>>>> Mit freundlichen Grüßen
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Dennis Schmitz
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> Aufgrund der Rechtschreibreform leidet der Autor an einer
>>>>>>>>> umfassenden
>>>>>>>>> Verwirrung. Daher sind Fehler zu entschuldigen
>>>>>>>>>
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>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>> Mit freundlichen Grüßen
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Dennis Schmitz
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Aufgrund der Rechtschreibreform leidet der Autor an einer umfassenden
>>>>>>> Verwirrung. Daher sind Fehler zu entschuldigen
>>>>>>>
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>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> --
>>>>> Mit freundlichen Grüßen
>>>>>
>>>>> Dennis Schmitz
>>>>>
>>>>> Aufgrund der Rechtschreibreform leidet der Autor an einer umfassenden
>>>>> Verwirrung. Daher sind Fehler zu entschuldigen
>>>>>
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>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> --
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>>>
>>> Dennis Schmitz
>>>
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>
>
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>
> Dennis Schmitz
>
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