EventOn - SMS Addon

Plugin documentation version 1.0


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A simple plugin/addon that integrates SMS feature to the main EventOn plugin, EventOn Ticket and EventOn RSVP addon.

How to Install Plugin/Addon #back to top

Install via WordPress Admin

To install plugin/addon directly from the admin area. Download the plugin to your computer, then log in to your WP admin area and go to Plugins > Add New. In the new page, click on “Upload Plugin” button on top and then click on “Choose File”. Locate the plugin zip file in your computer and then press “Install Now” button. Once everything is ready, in the next page, click on “Activate Plugin” button.



Upload via FTP

For a manual install of a plugin/addon, first download the plugin to your computer. Start the FTP program and then navigate to the wp-content folder. Upload the plugin folder in your computer to wp-content/plugins folder. Then press the “Activate Plugin” link on the plugin page.

If you want to learn more about using ftp to install plugin, please check these links:

https://www.godaddy.com/help/install-a-wordpress-plugin-with-ftp-26312
https://www.wonderplugin.com/wordpress-tutorials/how-to-manually-install-a-wordpress-plugin-via-ftp/
https://youtu.be/QQBYh6UlGxE


Basic SMS #back to top

After the addon is installed and activated, it adds a field in the registration form where users can add their phone numbers.

When creating/updating an event, "SMS Event" panel will appear under the editor. If turned on, an sms will be sent to registered users when an event is published or updated.

Settings Panel #back to top

Once the addon is activated, “SMS” link will appear under myEventON menu

Clicking on the link will bring up the Settings panel.

Connecting with Service Provider #back to top

On the settings panel, click on "Provider" and add the required information to link to the SMS service provider. Instructions are provided at the bottom to generate the required keys and numbers.

Enabling SMS for RSVP#back to top

First, the RSVP addon is required and activated for this feature to work. So, make sure you have the RSVP addon installed. Once the addon is enabled, a RSVP panel will appear is the Settings panel.

Send SMS notification to RSVPed user

Enabling this option will provide the option to compose the SMS message to be sent to the RSVP'd users.


Several dynamic values are provided so that when composing the message you can add values like Event Location, Event Title, Event Date etc.


Send SMS notification when RSVP status change.

This is where you can add the message to send when the RSVP status changes. Dynamic values can be used so that Event Title, Location, Dates etc can be inluded in the message.


You can now enable the SMS for each event individually at the bottom of event post.


When user choses to RSVP for an event, it will request to add the country code in their contact number. When the form is submitted, SMS will be sent automatically.

Enabling SMS for TICKETS#back to top

First, the Tickets addon is required and activated for this feature to work. So, make sure you have the Tickets addon installed. Once the addon is enabled, a Tickets panel will appear is the Settings panel.

Send SMS notification on Ticket Purchase

Enabling this option will provide the option to compose the SMS message to be sent to the Ticket buyers. Several dynamic values are provided so that when composing the message you can add values like Event Location, Event Title, Event Date etc.


Send SMS notification when Order status change.

This is where you can add the message to send when the Order status changes. Dynamic values can be usded so that Event Title, Loction, Dates etc can be inluded in the message.


You can now enable the SMS for each event individually at the bottom of event post.


When buyers fills up the form during checkout, a new field will appear where they can add their mobile number to receive the SMS.


Support Desk #back to top

Our support covers assistance with issues directly linked to the plugin only. We cannot provide web design agency service or help with customization requests. Sometimes we may help with small tweaks, but they are not always guaranteed.

Please visit our profile page or ask question info@momothemes.com

Support for item includes:
  • * Responding to questions or problems regarding the item and its features
  • * Fixing bugs and reported issues
  • * Providing updates to ensure compatibility with new software versions
Item support does not include:
  • * Customization and installation services
  • * Support for third party software and plug-ins
Before seeking support, please...
  • * Be sure your question is not a request for custom work and is a valid Addon/Plugin issue.
  • * Go through the documentation thoroughly to learn how to use the different settings before asking support on how to accomplish a task.
  • * Make sure the issue is not caused by another program instead. Try disabling any active plugins and change the theme back to default WP theme and see if the issue gets resolved.
  • * Undo the custom changes you have applied and check once if the issues gets resolved before contactng us for support.

Files Included #back to top

Stylesheets Included

Given css file primarily contains all the code used for styling the admin panels. Use the codes in the file to customize the addon/plugin even further. The included file is under eventon-sms/assets/css/

  • 1. sms_style_admin.css - Admin side stylesheet
JavaScript Included

This is the Javascript file with custom codes used to make the addon/plugin work. All JavaScript codes are included under eventon-sms/assets/js/

  • 1. sms_script_admin.js - JavaScripts