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Questions tagged [events]

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How do I search events between two set dates inside WP?

I am building a WP site with an events feature. The events page was made with custom post types. I want to make it possible for people to search/ filter events by dates. For example, they can search ...
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WP Cron Doesn't Execute When Time Elapses

The goal I want to use wp_schedule_single_event( ) to execute a single event that sends me an e-mail 8 minutes after the user submits a form. The issue The following code is in my functions.php: ...
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Custom Post Type “Event”: chronological list of recurring events

i'm looking for a good and easy way to have a custom post type "event" that can have multiple dates. (I have tested about 20 plugins). I think i have no problem building a metabox allowing the user to ...
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How to run a function every 5 minutes?

I have a function to be run every 5 minutes. I've referred following from the codex: <?php wp_schedule_event(time(), 'hourly', 'my_schedule_hook', $args); ?> I want to run this function just ...
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How to trap “Publish” button to check for meta box validation?

I'm trying to do some form validation on my custom meta box, and I remember somewhere reading about some javascript function to disable/enable the Publish button - except I can't find it. How do I ...
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Loading Custom Post Type Events into jQuery-based FullCalendar?

Here is a question I have spent over 3 hours attempting to solve but each approach I take ends up not working out for me. All I am attempting to do is utilize this opensource ajax calendar script: ...
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How to test wp_cron?

This is kind of a stupid question... I scheduled a action to run every hour: if(!wp_next_scheduled('my_hourly_events')) wp_schedule_event(time(), 'hourly', 'my_hourly_events'); add_action('...
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How to set a custom post type to have viewable future posts

I've setup a CPT to act the same ways as posts but used to post event details. Thing is that some of the posts are in the future and such have a future date set on them. Problem is that normal users ...
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All-in-One Event Calendar: Custom Query - Getting each event Instance [closed]

I am using the All-in-One Event Calendar by Timely, and I would like to display upcoming events from the events calendar in a carousel on a separate page, and I need to get the event information. I ...
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Plugin for event management? [closed]

I have a client who wants to put on an event. She wants to manage it on her site. The requirements: Display information about the event Sell tickets and correlate with name and email address Payment ...
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wp_schedule_event not working?

I cannot get a Wordpress cron to trigger. I am trying to run this code to see if I can get an email sent to me hourly. It's taken directly from the Wordpress examples here: http://codex.wordpress.org/...
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How to create collections that are edited in admin?

I'm not sure what this feature is called, but I've seen examples of this before. Lets say, on my site I want additional collections of things (besides blog posts) that have their own sections in the ...
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How to capture the selection:toggle event fired by wp.media

I can't figure out the proper syntax for listening in on this event. I just don't know where it exists. I know that this is the name of the event because I'm logging every single wp.media event using ...
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Conference website with ticket-sales + sponsorship sales with WordPress?

I am considering moving away from Drupal and drupal-cod due to the lack of good themes. The two major features I am looking for are: Ticket sales (PayPal), with receipts sent to attendee Sponsorship ...
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Manipulate post category after time

After reading several posts regarding post category manipulation with a given time I wanted to create a plugin that would manipulate posts after a date. My original post reference is from six years ...
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sort events based on event date custom field

I'm trying to list events (custom posttype 'kurs') by event date, which are stored as custom fields ('dato'). My loop so far looks like this: <ul> <?php $loop = new WP_Query( array( '...
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Archive by custom post type and custom date field

I have created a custom post type called 'events' and custom date field called 'event_date' . I was able to create archive list for custom post type using this awesome plugin This plugin allowed ...
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Filtering more than one term in a taxonomy in WP

i have a custom post type called 'events', it has a taxonomy named 'category' structured this way: hotels (parent) -1 star (child) -2 stars (child) -3 stars (child) location (parent) -...