Event listing

Use the event listing component to provide an event listing on your web page.

The event listing shows future events and a maximum of 20 recurring events.

Add the component to your page

When you are editing your page using page-builder:

  1. Add a component to your page by clicking the widgets Add component button or by adding a content block (by clicking the add_circle button) then clicking the add component button.

  2. Locate the event listing Squiz core component within the component browser and then click the Select button.

    event listing component select

  3. This will add the event listing component to your page.

Configure the event listing component

event listing fields

  1. The add_circle Add button allows you to add additional events. When the component loads you will have an unpopulated event card that you can fill in . This is covered in the [event-configuration] section.

  2. This setting defines the maximum number of events that will display in a row when viewing your page in a desktop browser.

  3. This allows you to choose the heading level for the event title.

  4. This applies a highlighting style to the first event.

  5. This controls whether your cards display a call-to-action button.

  6. Controls if there is a link displayed allowing the user to see all events.

This only applies to events that you have manually added.

The following options configure each card:

event listing event fields

  1. The delete button will remove the event.

  2. Enter the event’s title.

  3. Enter the event’s date.

  4. (Optional) Enter the event’s time.

  5. (Optional) This field allows you to provide descriptive text, links, images, or a combination of these for your event.

  6. (Optional) Choose an image that you have already uploaded to the CMS to display as the event thumbnail.

  7. (optional) Allows you to add categories for your event by clicking the add_circle button. A field presents, into which you can enter a category label. You can also add additional categories and reorder the category list.

  8. This specifies if you are linking to another page in the CMS or an external, user-specified link.

  9. Depending on what link type you select you will see one or two fields to specify your link.

    Call-to-action button - Matrix asset

    This is displayed for Matrix asset picker links and allows you to choose the CMS page to which your card links.

    Call-to-action button - Text

    This is displayed for user-specified links and defines the link text.

    Call-to-action button - URL

    This is displayed for user-specified links and defines the link URL.

  10. This controls how the link is opened when you click it. For example, open in a new page.

  11. The add_circle Add button allows you to add additional events.