Support » Plugin: Events Manager » Change format of short code [events_list_grouped]

  • Resolved fchang

    (@fchang)


    Hi,

    Used the shortcode [events_list_grouped] to group my events by day in a sidebar widget. However, I can’t seem to be able to find where I can change the format of the ‘group’ heading? Do I have to code some kind of template? If so, how? Right now, it seems to be using the default <h2> to format the group heading.

    thanks!

    -Frank

    http://wordpress.org/plugins/events-manager/

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  • Hiya,

    Could you paste a link to your site please? I’m wondering where that Heading appears.

    It’s not the widget title is it?

    Thanks,
    Phil

    Just found it. It is hard coded in the plugin’s file: em_template_tags.php. Wish they can change it to pull in a css class instead so we can have scripts to override its formatting. So I guess I’ll have to update that file on every plugin update.

    site:

    stg [dot] northleaschool [dot] ca

    right sidebar widget ‘Upcoming Events’

    Plugin Support caimin_nwl

    (@caimin_nwl)

    NetWebLogic Support

    If you mean the dates, you should be able use this:

    .textwidget h6 {
    /* something here */
    }
    Plugin Author Marcus

    (@netweblogic)

    NetWebLogic Support

    did you use the date_format attribute?

    see the shortcode docs – http://wp-events-plugin.com/documentation/shortcodes/

    Thank you all for the quick reply,

    caimin_nwl, that would work for all textwidget using <h6> instead of a custom css style. I’ve updated em_template_tags.php so it spits out <h6> which I don’t use on the site (finger crossed). Ideally, it should probably spit out <p class=’em_grouped_header’>… </p> and have the class defined in the css or as a plug-in option.

    Marcus, I knew that you can change the date_format to display it differently (text wise), but could you re-style the grouped header into different fonts/size? The code seems to point to a hard coded style of <h2> for all group headers.

    Plugin Author Marcus

    (@netweblogic)

    NetWebLogic Support

    i’ve noted that down for future improvements, ideally you should be able to change that too.

    currently there’s no easy way to do that code-wise, so you’d need to use CSS to style those headers (e.g. wrap the grouped events in a custom div class)

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