How to Show Facebook Events on WordPress Site?

dsm-facebook-events-wordpress-plugin
In this post, you will learn how to show Facebook events on WordPress site. Our WordPress plugin will be used to achieve this output.

The WP plugin’s source code is based on one of our most popular blog post: How To Display Facebook EVENTS on Website? I decided to make a WordPress plugin version of that code because many people are requesting it. So here’s what I came up with.

Contents of this post include:

1.0 Overview
2.0 Feature Details & Download
3.0 Feature Screenshots
4.0 How To Use?
5.0 Live Demos
6.0 What People Say
7.0 Related WordPress Plugins
8.0 Some Notes

1.0 Overview

You or your client is using Events on Facebook? Don’t miss the opportunity to display it on your WordPress site! Our WordPress plugin can help you with that.

Through our WordPress plugin, we can display your Events from Facebook to your website. Automatically. In real-time. Your site will have an ‘instant’ events information for your customers.

Once you create or edit an event on Facebook, your website will be updated as well. Facebook events will be displayed as list view and calendar view. How cool is that?

On more thing, did you know that your can control the look & feel of Facebook events on your website? You surely can! Our WordPress plugin has this settings dashboard where you can control colors like background colors, button color, font color and more!

On the next section, let’s take a closer look at the feature details of our DSM Facebook events WordPress Plugin – PRO Version!

2.0 Feature Details & Download

FEATURES OUR WORDPRESS PLUGIN CAN DO IT
Save Your Precious Time
Manage events for your Facebook Page and website once YES
Save time figuring out and coding these features on your website YES
Display events from multiple Facebook pages YES
Display events by date YES
Display List of Upcoming Events
Display event cover photo (profile picture if none) YES
Display event title YES
Display event location YES
Display link to view full map YES
Display event date and time YES
Display button to read ‘More Details’ about the event YES
Display button link to ‘Get Tickets’ (if set) YES
Display events from multiple Facebook pages in one feed YES
When ‘More Details’ Button Was Clicked
Load more details about the event without page refresh YES
Display loading animation while loading more details of event YES
Display loaded event details below the clicked event YES
Display full image of event YES
Display full title of event YES
Display host of event, with link to its Facebook page YES
Display date and time of event YES
Display location of event with Google map YES
Display description of event YES
Display link of event to Facebook YES
Display each event section with font-awesome icons YES
‘More Details’ button becomes ‘Close Details’ button with (x) icon YES
Clicking ‘Close Details’ button will hide event ‘more details’ YES
No need to reload event ‘more details’ again when it was already loaded YES
No need to reload list when ‘Upcoming’ tab was clicked again YES
Display List of Past Events
Display loading animation when ‘Past’ tab was clicked YES
All display features above of upcoming events are the same with past events YES
No need to reload list when ‘Past’ tab was clicked again YES
Calendar View
Display loading animation when ‘Calendar’ tab was clicked YES
Display current month by default YES
Display previous month button with icon YES
Display loading animation when previous month button was clicked YES
Display previous month events YES
Display next month button with icon YES
Display loading animation when next month button was clicked YES
Display next month events YES
Display calendar of events from multiple Facebook pages YES
Highlight calendar dates with Facebook events YES
Clicking a calendar event will display loading animation below the calendar YES
Display event details of clicked calendar date YES
Can display event details of one or more in one calendar date YES
Display features of calendar event details are the same with upcoming events above YES
No need to reload calendar view when ‘Calendar’ tab was clicked again YES
Responsive
Changes tabs to drop down options when viewed on mobile YES
Changes layout of upcoming and past event items on mobile YES
Calendar still viewable and clickable in mobile YES
Customize Look & Feel of your Facebook Events
Our plugin’s settings can be found in WordPress Settings > DSM Facebook Events YES
Choose your event background color YES
Choose your event text color YES
Choose your highlight background color YES
Choose your highlight text color YES
Choose your button background color YES
Choose your button text color YES
Choose your border color YES
Easily choose colors with color picker YES
Updates and Support
Free plugin updates for 2 years YES
Fast and friendly email support for 1 year YES
DSM FACEBOOK EVENTS WORDPRESS PLUGIN
BUY TO DOWNLOAD NOW!
Use for up to 3 websites or projects.
Use for up to 10 websites or projects.
Use for UNLIMITED websites or projects.
* You can use your debit or credit card with PayPal.

Do you need more reasons to download our WordPress plugin?

MORE REASONS TO GET DSM FACEBOOK EVENTS WORDPRESS PLUGIN
No different kind of licenses. YES
No monthly or any recurring fees. YES
No need to rely on another website to render Facebook events. YES
No need for codes from other websites. YES
Completely customizable. YES

3.0 Feature Screenshots

The following are some of the features in screenshot with small descriptions. Aside from this, you can always view the live demo of our output in section 7.0 below.

3.1 Show Upcoming Events

Our WordPress plugin can show list of upcoming events. Clicking the ‘More Details’ button will show you more details above the event.

dsm-facebook-events-upcoming-events-wordpress-plugin

3.2 Show Past Events

Our WordPress plugin can show list of past events.

dsm-facebook-events-past-events-wordpress-plugin

3.3 Responsive Layout Of Events

Events are still viewable even in mobile.

dsm-facebook-events-wordpress-plugin-responsive-cards

3.4 Calendar Of Events

Your customers can easily know your events on the current month, next month and even previous months! Clicking a date will show you more details about the event.

dsm-facebook-events-calendar-of-events-wordpress-plugin

3.5 Responsive Tabs

Tabs becomes drop down in mobile view.

dsm-facebook-events-wordpress-plugin-responsive-tabs

3.6 Settings Dashboard

This is where you control the look and feel of your Facebook events on your website.

dsm-facebook-events-wordpress-plugin-settings-dashboard

4.0 How To Use?

4.1 How to use DSM Facebook Events WordPress Plugin? You only need 5 easy steps.

1. Download our plugin.
2. Upload our plugin to your WordPress site.
3. Go to WordPress Settings > DSM Facebook Events to Customize settings.
4. Put shortcode to your Facebook page, post or widget. The shortcode is:

[[dsm_facebook_events]]

5. Hit save button.

4.2 How to display events from multiple Facebook pages? Your shortcode will look like the following.

[[dsm_facebook_events page="Museums.Sheffield,Echostage"]]

4.3 How to display events from multiple Facebook pages and by date? Your shortcode will look like the following.

[[dsm_facebook_events page="Museums.Sheffield,Echostage" date="2016-10-20"]]

4.4 How to display only one event from Facebook?
1. Get the event’s ID. How? Go to the Facebook event link and get the number part on the URL.

For example:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1586444591653799/

2. Use the shortcode that looks like the following.

[[dsm_facebook_events event_id="1586444591653799"]]

4.5 How to display calendar view by default?
Use the shortcode that looks like the following.

[[dsm_facebook_events page="CelebrityTheatre" view="calendar"]]

4.6 How to display past events by default?
Use the shortcode that looks like the following.

[[dsm_facebook_events page="CelebrityTheatre" view="past"]]

 

4.7 How to display upcoming events with simple layout?
If you want the upcoming events to be shown in a simple view, use the shortcode that looks like the following.

[[dsm_facebook_events layout="simple" tabs="no" all_events_link="https://www.yourwebsite.com/events/"]]

The “all_events_link” parameter is used to render an “All Events” link at the end of the events list.

Congratulations! You just displayed Facebook events to your website.

7.0 Live Demos

Enjoy the following live demo of our DSM Facebook Events WordPress plugin.

6.0 What People Say?

Here’s what people say on our social media products.

★★★★★ “Hi Mr. Dalisay, My name is Clinton and I’m a front end designer. I purchased two (Facebook) scripts from you today. Thank you for your time and what a great tutorial and was happy to support your projects.”

Clinton Moore
Web Developer & Owner, Netchanics

★★★★★ “This guy is the best. There was a small issue and he helped me right away. I recommend this (Facebook Feed) script to everybody. Instead of wasting time by copy pasting, just purchased the package and saved a lot of time.”

Aykun Cetinkaya
Media Representative, LinkedIn Profile

★★★★★ “Just wanted to say thank you. Just purchased the (Social) Script PRO Pack today not too long ago and modified it a bit to make it a dark theme and it’s working great. It saved me A LOT of time! Thank you!!!!!!!”

Daniel Mort
Web Developer & Owner, Morthub

7.0 Related WordPress Plugins

8.0 Some Notes

Need support? Have a feature request? Don’t hesitate to send me an email about it. My email address is mike@codeofaninja.com.