About WP Event Manager

What is WP Event Manager?

WP Event Manager is a lightweight, scalable and full-featured event registration plugin for adding event listing functionality to your WordPress site. The shortcode lists all the events, it can work with any theme and is really easy to setup and customize. The settings pages let you select how you want the event displayed.

 

A User Friendly Frontend Event Submission

Organizers can list their events on your website from frontend. They have the option to include event description and location along with some details of organizing company.

Before going event listing live, organizers can view their event listing. The preview will be the exact copy of the submitting event. After Preview, the organizers can submit the listing or can edit it if they want.

 

A User Friendly Frontend Event Submission

 

Event Submission Preview

Before going event listing live, organizers can view their event listing. The preview will be the exact copy of the submitting event. After Preview, the organizers can submit the listing or can edit it if they want.

 

Event Submission Preview

 

Event Listing Box Layout

The [events] shortcode give events list, which is followed by search and filters form.This form filtering events with Ajax request so result are immediately shown. User can filter event listings by keyword, location, event category, event type and event ticket price.

The RSS link is also displayed which allows you to get a feed containing new events matching search & filter criteria. The Reset link used to clear all applied search and filter criteria.

 

Event Listing Box Layout

 

Event Listing Line Layout

As mentioned in the above sections, you visitors have a complete say on how they want the event listings to be listed on the page. They can choose to view the event listing in form of list.

When the visitors select this option, the events will be listed one after the other as shown in the image. This type of view lets the visitor concentrate on a single listings without being distracted by the other listings.

 

Event Listing Line Layout

 

Event Search Filters

When the events of your website are presented on the front end, the visitors will be presented with multiple search filters. So with this, your visitors are guaranteed to find what they’re looking for. This feature is very helpful when you have hundreds of events listed out on your website. Under such circumstances, finding the right event becomes difficult. These filters are a blessings for your visitors. It saves the time they would waste while browsing through the irrelevant event listings.

So a visitor coming to your website with a specific category in his mind, can directly use the filter and find the events of his interest.

 

Event Search Filters

 

Single Event listing Page

Single event listing page contains information like metadata, event overview, organizer description, organizer details, event venue, event date & time and organizer social network in proper format. It also shows event location linked to google map.

 

Single Event listing Page

 

Event Dashboard

How important it is to manage the events. For managing events we have a Event management dashboard where all the events available on your website will be listed. This makes it very easy for you, as an organizer or post author, to manage your events.

Login to your account and go to event dashboard to have a look at all of your events. From here, you can control the status of all your events. You can Edit, cancel or Delete your event!!

 

Event Dashboard

 

A User Friendly Admin Panel Interface

A user friendly admin panel interface helps you to use the functions like edit, delete, mark cancelled,approve, preview etc. in an efficient way. It also enables you to use additional features like filter and search more easily.

 

A User Friendly Admin Panel Interface

 

Add New Event From Backend – Admin Panel

For you as an admin, you can easily add events you want to using the “add event” option. Just login to your admin panel and click the add new event option to display your event. Insert the event details and publish it for yourself.

On installing this plugin, event will be added as a custom post type. So adding an event just needs a few clicks and entering the event details. Absolutely, no coding knowledge required!!

 

Add New Event From Backend - Admin Panel

 

Add Event Type From Backend – Admin Panel

There are different of events that will be added to your website. What WP Event Manager lets you do is to define the “types” for event.The “event types” will generally define what kind of event of it is. For instance – “An award function”, “Conference”, “Concert”, etc.

Note: Event type is different that event category. Continue reading to find out how.

 

Add Event Type From Backend - Admin Panel

 

Add Event Category From Backend – Admin Panel

Event categories generally define what the event is about. The event category is classification of events based on what will be the intention of the event. For example – In your website you can have event categories such as “Fashion”, “Community”, “Music”, “Dance”, etc.

WP event management plugin let you add as many categories as you want. You can even create sub-categories. Categories make it easy for your visitors to find the listing of their interest on your website. Without wasting time on other categories, they can directly switch to their desired category.

 

Add Event Category From Backend - Admin Panel

 

Event Listing Settings From Backend – Admin Panel

Management of the website, is what the admin does. So to change the settings regarding the events on your website, how they are added and how they are published, the admin gets all the required setting options.

These options, accumulated on a single page for your convenience, will let you set how the event listings behave. The variety of options here lets you control different features of your event listings. So hey, you don’t have to worry about coding at all!!

 

Event Listing Settings From Backend - Admin Panel

 

Event Submission Settings From Backend – Admin Panel

We believe that providing the front end submission is important, but it’s more important to provide means through which you can manage this feature. Because, you need to moderate, inspect, manage and control what the users submit on your website. You know how important it is to do.

So for websites that allow front-end event submission, it is very important to manage the event submission. WP Event Manager will let you do with some of the most awesome options. I repeat – No need to learn coding!!

 

Event Submission Settings From Backend - Admin Panel

 

Event Page Settings From Backend – Admin Panel

How important it is to manage the page that displays the event details. To manage the event page that shows all the details of your event listing, you can use the event page settings.

The presentation of the event listing details on the event page works as a deciding factor for the visitor’s attention. How nice that you can manage the page’s behaviour with this FREE plugin.

 

Event Page Settings From Backend - Admin Panel