The additional advantage you get from using WordPress makes it the most trendy content management system. An infinite number of plugin options compatible with WordPress are available. Among them is the calendar plugin that allows you to incorporate schedules on your website. Every event presents challenges that require advance planning. For those of you that are in the hospitality business, visitors can book online using this calendar. Conversely, you can plan events and conferences to include countdown features so as to create interest in your subscribers’ perceptions. Here are some plugins that offer this feature:
Any website dealing with website transactions in the hospitality industry will find this plugin system suitable as it is connected to the online paying system. Checking for availability and confirmation of bookings are a basic feature.
This plugin is suitable for tasks such as patient scheduling, client scheduling, meeting scheduling, resource scheduling and any other service that requires reservation for some hours or days.
This plugin has been designed to handle an abundance of needs over and above the basic function of scheduling events. It is versatile and can be used for listing of events and venues, creating individual calendars, making event calendars, a sidebar widget for events, providing access to Google Maps and much more.
Other salient features include easy point and click interface to add new events, preview when entering event in wp-admin, support for recurring events and support for arbitrary recurring Events and recurring events with exceptions.
CarlPress calendar plugin is a multipurpose plugin used for events which permits multiple calendar views. It has a straight forward end user interface and is integrated with Facebook.
It also offers facilities that allow you to use event categories to enhance calendar functionality, publish and manage calendar events online, make your events viral and is now a truly social calendar.
This calendar plugin comes with the additional option of linking to other websites. If you need an attractive news item from another blog, you can post it on a certain day of the week. It offers the option to cross-blog and tracks other bloggers as well.
A key feature is the ability to add events to your calendar allowing your viewers to become automatically aware of them.
This plugin creates a countdown for events to get readers’ attention. It calculates the exact time period between dates up to the last second by using a PHP library. It has a simple installation process and changes your outlook on time.
Other qualities include the ability to store all data in WordPress tables and use of custom templates including the custom events planner template tags for displaying event details.