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Demonstration of how to customise the event list widget. Provides an example template with CSS styling, as used in the Omega theme (
* This should be added to your theme's style.css
.eo-events-widget{ font-size: 14px }
.eo-events-widget li{ overflow:hidden;}
.eo-events .eo-date-container{ color:white;float:left;;text-align: center;width: 35px;line-height: 1.3; margin:0px 5px; }
.eo-events .eo-date-month{ margin: 0px;display: block;font-size: 14px;font-variant: small-caps;color: white;letter-spacing: 3.2px;text-align: center;}
.eo-events .eo-date-day{ display: block;margin: 0px;border: none;font-size: 20px; }
.eo-events .eo-date-container{ background: #1e8cbe}
.eo-events .eo-date-day{ background: #78c8e6}
* Custom template for event list widget for Event Organiser
* Must be named: widget-event-list.php and live in your theme's directory'
global $eo_event_loop,$eo_event_loop_args;
//Date % Time format for events
$date_format = get_option('date_format');
$time_format = get_option('time_format');
//The list ID / classes
$id = $eo_event_loop_args['id'];
$classes = $eo_event_loop_args['class'];
<?php if( $eo_event_loop->have_posts() ): ?>
<ul <?php if( $id ) echo 'id="'.esc_attr($id).'"';?> class="<?php echo esc_attr($classes);?>" >
<?php while( $eo_event_loop->have_posts() ): $eo_event_loop->the_post(); ?>
//Generate HTML classes for this event
$eo_event_classes = eo_get_event_classes();
//For non-all-day events, include time format
$format = ( eo_is_all_day() ? $date_format : $date_format.' '.$time_format );
<li class="<?php echo esc_attr(implode(' ',$eo_event_classes)); ?>" >
<div class="eo-date-container">
<span class="eo-date-month" style="background-color: <?php echo eo_get_event_color(); ?>;">
<?php eo_the_start( 'M'); ?>
<span class="eo-date-day" style="background: <?php echo eo_color_luminance( eo_get_event_color(), 0.2 ); ?>;">
<?php eo_the_start( 'j'); ?>
<a href="<?php the_permalink(); ?>" title="<?php the_title_attribute(); ?>" ><?php the_title(); ?></a>
<?php echo wp_trim_words( get_the_content(), 20 ); ?>
<?php endwhile; ?>
<?php elseif( ! empty($eo_event_loop_args['no_events']) ): ?>
<ul id="<?php echo esc_attr($id);?>" class="<?php echo esc_attr($classes);?>" >
<li class="eo-no-events" > <?php echo $eo_event_loop_args['no_events']; ?> </li>
<?php endif; ?>
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