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[resolved] How to create/view the calendar page (2 posts)

  1. AustinWeaver
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I am having trouble creating a page for my calendar. I can create events, and see the calendar view. However, the calendar page is not connected to the my wordpress menu/theme. How do I make a calendar that is its own page that visitors can access via the menu?

    Thanks for your help!


  2. Barry
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Hi Austin.

    I looked over the conversation on Twitter between @sarabcole and ourselves - hopefully I am understanding this correctly: what you want to do is embed the calendar which you would normally see at example.com/events within another page, is that correct?

    If so, one approach could be to create a new WordPress page (if you haven't done so already) that will house your calendar. Then, create a new template within your theme (if your custom page is named "Gigs" then your template could be page-gigs.php). Copy and paste this code http://pastebin.com/bxNcLduD in there and you should be all set.

    It's quite possible it will require some tweaking to bring it into line with the rest of your theme. That said, it works perfectly with default themes such as Twenty Eleven.

    Last but not least please also be aware that the prev/next month and indeed all other calendar navigation will take people to the normal events page.

    I hope that helps!

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