Single and Recurring Events, and event locations can be added to the site, and you as the publisher of an event page, or pages can receive email messages direct from website users regarding your events.
We recommend using a large screen when adding events rather than a cellphone or tablet. Once logged in use the Submit Event link on the menu below Members and you will be presented with a form to submit an event.
The following can be added in the Basic information tab;
Title: Enter the title of the event, it's best to keep titles as simple as possible and descriptive and not to include any dates as dates are displayed separately. Bear in Mind that the title becomes the title of the search result in search engine results with the site name appended, for example
Category: Select the main category for the event from the Category drop-down.
Additional Categories: If you want the event to appear in multiple categories select them here, press Ctrl to select multiple categories.
Thumb Image: This is the event thumbnail image
Location: Select a Location or add a location.
Event Start Date and Time: Select a date and time.
Event End Date and Time: Select a date and time.
Registration Start Date and Time: Select a date and time or leave this blank of you don't require it.
Registration Cut Off Date and Time: Select a date and time or leave this blank of you don't require it.
Attachment: Select a file you previously uploaded or upload a file.
Short Description: Enter a short description for your event, this is displayed on the site in lists of events and introduction text.
Description: Enter a full description for your event, this is displayed on the event page and does not include the Short Description which you may also want to add here.
If your event is a recurring event configure it here, if the event recurs on the same day each year set to daily and set the interval to 365 as below;
Repeat Type: Select the period here
Interval: Enter the repeat interval.
Repeat Until: Set a repeat until date.
Repeat Count: Set a repeat count instead of a repeat until date.
Meta Description: Enter a description of your event which becomes the description that will appear in the search engine results, this should be 160 characters or less.
Information Link: Enter a website link for users to acquire more information.
Registration Link: Enter a registration link for users to acquire more information.
Event Email: Enter an email address where you wish to receive messages from the event page.
Show message form: Set this to Yes or No to show or hide the message form.
You can add event images here which are displayed as a gallery.