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Carpool.events

Description

Add CARPOOLING to your WP site/blog. Fully integrated. No hassles. No need to change any PHP or CSS file!

  • As simple as possible:

    1. Install the free WordPress plugin.
    2. No need to change any PHP or CSS file!
  • In your existing WP design!

    1. No overhauling of your site.
    2. No messing with already running scripts.
    3. No incompatibilities.
    4. Works perfectly with ‘Gutenberg’ too.
  • At last a working carpool solution:

    1. Event based: It’s for all events for which the date and the place are known.
      _NEW_ now also compatible with continuous events and events with multiple destinations.
    2. The option to carpool is offered at the source: your site. There is no need to surf to a commercial, anonymous third party site.
    3. Your visitors will not leave your site.
    4. It is neither required to open another account nor to expose unnecessary personal data.
    5. 100% free for the carpoolers.
  • Pro version: only 25 € per year

    1. 6 months free account.
    2. No extra charge to your WP server, all is handled by Amazon servers in your region.
    3. Fully managed service, updates and upgrades are included.
  • Compatible

    1. Compatible with the new WP Gutenberg project.
    2. Compatible with all WP templates and plugins.
    3. Compatible with all browsers and devices.
    4. Windows, Linux, Apple, PC, Macbook, iPad, iPhone, Android tabs, smartphones, etc.
    5. Mobile first responsive design.

Screenshots

  • How does it work?
  • Setup instructions inside the plugin.
  • Generate the shortcode to copy and paste.
  • Paste the shortcode in the WP editor.
  • Preview the result - a carpool button on your site.
  • A click shows the available offers and demands.
  • Your visitors can respond to an existing or add a new offer or demand.

Installation

PLUG IN

  1. Login to your WordPress admin panel, navigate to the Plugins menu and click Add New.
  2. Search for ‘Carpool’ and click at Install now. Carpool.events will then be automatically downloaded and installed.
  3. Once installed you can find the carpool.events under the SETTINGS section in your WP menu-bar.
  4. Follow the instructions given by the plugin to setup.
  5. Copy and paste the shortcode at any place (blog/page) you like.

Manual installation

  1. Download carpool.zip from https://www.carpool.events/carpool.zip to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.

FAQ

Installation Instructions

PLUG IN

  1. Login to your WordPress admin panel, navigate to the Plugins menu and click Add New.
  2. Search for ‘Carpool’ and click at Install now. Carpool.events will then be automatically downloaded and installed.
  3. Once installed you can find the carpool.events under the SETTINGS section in your WP menu-bar.
  4. Follow the instructions given by the plugin to setup.
  5. Copy and paste the shortcode at any place (blog/page) you like.

Manual installation

  1. Download carpool.zip from https://www.carpool.events/carpool.zip to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
I do not see any changes

Please refresh your browser and/or empty the proxy/cache of WP.

The event does not appear in the list

Events will become visible in the list when a visitor adds a demand or offer.
You can test it yourself -> go to your site and click at the carpool button and add a new entry.
Afterwards in the carpool.events SETTINGS window – refresh the list – click manage to delete your test entry.

Where can I ask a question about Carpool.events

Please use the SUPPORT option inside the plugin (at the bottom of the window – called SUPPORT).
We are happy to receive your feedback and to help you.

Reviews

September 6, 2018
Unfortunately this plugin does not appear to work at all. Can't even register an account. Tried on two different WordPress installations.
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Contributors & Developers

“Carpool.events” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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Changelog

1.5.0

  • ziptest

1.4.5

  • Gutenberg proof.
  • Languages added.
  • Third party libs updated.
  • Improved instructions.
  • Improved internal routines.
  • Additional images.

1.4.4

  • random strlen bugs fixed.
  • Languages added.
  • Improved Bootstrap 1/2/3/4 detection

1.4.2

  • 2017 Febr
  • New in version 1.4 WordPress plugin
  • [Carpool] 3 types of usage – event based, continuously with fixed destination or continuously with changing destinations.
  • [Carpool] improved privacy accept mail without making mail address public.
  • [Carpool] make a choice out 18 Bootswatch themes or let the software adapt itself to your site.
  • [Carpool] all used texts can be changed manually.
  • [Carpool] now available italian language (by Google).
  • [Carpool] improved data routines – 3 x faster than 1.3.
  • [Carpool] improved new loader.
  • [Carpool] improved search/filter.
  • [WP] follows WP rules for Shortcodes with parameters.

1.2

  • 2016 Mai
  • Fix uninstall did not delete registration trigger.

1.1

  • 2015 Oct
  • Fix login.

1.0

  • 2015 Sept
  • Updated server address/change owner.

0.2

  • 2015 Aug
  • Second release of this carpool.events WordPress plugin. Improved loader (no more iframes), more applications available.

0.1

  • 2014 Nov.
  • First release of this carpool.events WordPress plugin.