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We’re always looking for new and awesome ways to improve our products. We think they’re pretty great out of the box, but we also know that there are often things that could make them even better for how folks like yourself use them in the real world. Our tools help the right people, get to the right place at the right time. How can we improve our products and make them super awesome for you and your users? That’s where we can use your help!

If there are features that our products do not currently support but you think would be a huge added value for you and lots of other people, then please share them here with us. The submission form will walk you through a few quick questions to get the ball rolling.

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  • Look to see if someone else has suggested the same idea, or something very similar. Many ideas are being submitted and it’s very possible that another request already exists. In that case, add your vote to the existing request.
  • Be as descriptive as possible. What does the feature do? Where would it be located? Who would use it? How does this improve the overall experience of managing an events calendar in WordPress?
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  1. Create Community Specific Calendars

    Create a shortcode or filter where the output would limit to a specific community or venue. For example, I want to display a venue and events taking place at that venue specifically without filtering or other options to see other events hosted at other venues.

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    0 comments  ·  Community Events  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Implement "admin-like" sorting functionality to "My Events" list (sort by column header)

    The list of user submitted events (example.com/events/community/list) is currently sorted in descending order, meaning events starting in two weeks are listed first, events starting in one week listed below.
    This is because this view is considered as an admin-like page (as I can administer my submitted events here), and in the admin it is in descending order by default.

    But if this view is considered as an admin-like page, then it should have "admin-like" features. One would be to change order by clicking a column header, as it's possible in the backend ("Status", "Title", "Organizer", "Venue", ... and, especially, "Start…

    3 votes
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  3. pdf tickets

    One HUGE problem we have with our Event Tickets Plus setup is customers losing ticket e-mails in their Spam folders (especially if they have Hotmail accounts, making it literally the ONLY thing that Hotmail will filter as spam.)

    If the user was able to download a PDF of their ticket, or was even able to print their ticket themselves immediately after purchase, this would be solved.

    1 vote
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  4. Add names/aliases to imports

    iCalendar imports don't have the ability to be named, which makes working with them confusing – I have a whole bunch of imports called "calendar", and I don't know which is which.

    6 votes
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  5. Add filter by City

    We would like the ability to search by either City or Venue. Currently only the venue is ability. Can you add City to the filter bar?

    1 vote
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  6. Improve Photo View layout

    A major frustration when using Photo View is that if an event is slightly larger than the others it can throw out how the events are displayed on the page and rather than having dates in order, left to right across the page, they display out of order so that some rows are from left to right and other rows are from right to left. This is my favourite view but is counter intuitive for visitors to the site who expect their to be a natural order for viewing the events.

    9 votes
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  7. 142 votes
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  8. Divi Integration

    Divi is currently one of the best-selling Wordpress themes. It integrates smoothly with WooCommerce but currently doesn't integrate well with The Events Calendar.

    31 votes
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  9. Reminder Emails for X Days Before Event

    Email Attendees of an event automatically with event details X days before event takes place. It would be great if this was a variable number of days.

    455 votes
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  10. Email function if event is changed or cancelled

    Have the ability to email attendees if any details have changed in the event.

    207 votes
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    21 comments  ·  Event Tickets/Events Tickets Plus  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  11. Month View > Have multi-day events 'span' the consecutive days rather than individual entries each day

    Google and Outlook do this in their calendars and it helps make the 'calendar' view more user friendly to see one block that spans 3 days rather than 3 individual entries for the same event

    127 votes
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  12. Add woocommerce cart validation for WooTickets

    Currently the wootickets plugin does not validate the product before adding it to the cart. This prevents developers from hooking cart validation properly.

    Simply replace the existing TribeWooTickets->processfrontendticketsform() with the following:

    /**
    
    * Grabs the submitted front end tickets form and adds the products
    * to the cart
    */
    public function process_front_end_tickets_form() {
    global $woocommerce;

    if ( empty( $_GET['wootickets_process'] ) || intval( $_GET['wootickets_process'] ) !== 1 || empty( $_POST['product_id'] ) )
    return;

    foreach ( (array) $_POST['product_id'] as $product_id ) {
    $quantity = isset( $_POST['quantity_' . $product_id] ) ? intval( $_POST['quantity_' . $product_id] ) : 0;
    //…

    6 votes
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    6 comments  ·  Event Tickets/Events Tickets Plus  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. Shortcode for Community Events

    i need to embed the community event submission form into a page. shortcode or some other way to accomplish this would be very useful.

    82 votes
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  14. Allow Community Events users to add tickets via frontend

    Hi,
    I am currently building a record shop website that will sell tickets for online events. We aim to branch that out into a total ticket only sub site in the future. So far I have loved working with wootickets and community events but there are some serious limitations that you might wish to consider looking at. These are mentioned in other ideas on the site here but nothing grouping the integration together.


    1. It would be great for people who add events to be able to add tickets also - setting allocation etc, as I can as admin.

    2. It would…
    74 votes
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  15. Add a paragraph textarea to the Additional fields types

    Being able to add a paragraph as an additional field type would be great. Currently the "text" option is very small and hard to edit larger amounts of text.

    27 votes
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  16. Add a shortcode to display "My Events" on other pages

    I have a user dashboard for other (unrelated) items. It would be great to be able to add the users event list to this page via a shortcode.

    10 votes
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  17. Multiple ticket prices for an event

    Permit multiple ticket prices for a single event: For instance:
    Regular Admission, Premium Seating, Senior (or Student Discount), Members (or Kids under 12) free.

    2 votes
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  18. Create a global on/off setting for maps

    In the Event ---> Settings, create a on/off global switch for showing google maps for event listings and for venues

    1 vote
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  19. PreSale Tickets Discount

    Add the option to sell tickets for a event prior of the day of occurance only. Giving the option to sell these tickets cheaper than buying them on the day of the event. Or giving incentive making tickets cheaper one week before the event etc.

    5 votes
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  20. Managing attendees and order information from admin

    As an admin, I need to manage attendees of an event. For example I may need to remove an attendee, or edit the contact information of an attendee, I may also need to add an attendee to an event.

    For example a company buys 4 tickets to an event, but later on finds out that one employee could not make it, the company then calls and ask admin to remove a ticket.

    20 votes
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