Jeero makes it very easy to import your BravoBase performances into Modern Events Calendar. No more copy-pasting but always up-to-date information on your website, including full descriptions, featured images and prices.
BravoBase delivers the most versatile, robust and affordable “CRM” exclusively for performing arts organizations. Loved by over 200 theatre, music and dance organizations worldwide.
Modern Events Calendar is a popular WordPress calendar plugin with a stylish and practical design.
In this guide, you will connect your WordPress website to BravoBase. Next, you will sync your performances with the Modern Events Calendar plugin. When completed, you will have a website for your organisation with an always up-to-date overview of your performances, including full descriptions, featured images and prices.
- Make sure you have a working WordPress website.
Create an API Key using the BravoBase API → API Settings menu option in your BravoBase account. You can use the following settings:
After clicking on Add User you see the screen with your API Key on it.
Derive your BravoBase skin ID from the URL of your BravoBase website.
If https://us.patronbase.com/_mytheatre/Productions is the URL of your BravoBase website, then ‘_mytheatre’ is your skin ID.
Step 1 – Install Modern Events Calendar
- Ga in de WordPress Admin naar Plugins → Toevoegen.
- Zoek op ‘modern events calendar’.
- Installeer en activeer Modern Events Calendar plugin.
Je ziet nu een nieuw Events menu-item in de WordPress Admin.
Step 2 – Install Jeero
- Go to Plugins → Add new in the WordPress admin.
- Look for ‘jeero’.
- Install and activate the Jeero plugin.
Step 3 – Start the sync
- Go to Jeero in the WordPress admin.
Select BravoBase in the Ticketing solution field:
Click on Save Changes.
Enter your BravoBase API Key and skin ID:
Click on Save Changes.
Click on the Modern Events Calendar tab.
Tick the Enable Modern Events Calendar import checkbox:
- Click on Save Changes.
The sync is now active. Your performances will be visible in Modern Events Calendar within 5 minutes:
Step 4 – Show your events on your website
Clicking on the tickets link automatically leads visitors to the corresponding BravoBase ticketing page:
Step 5 – Choose the right plan
The free plan for Jeero lets you sync up to 10 upcoming performances at any given time. Perfect for small organisations and testing purposes.
Does your organisation have more performances?
Paid plans start at € 25/mo or € 240/yr. Please contact me for information about one of the paid plans.
In this tutorial you learned how to connect Modern Events Calendar to BravoBase and automatically publish all your performances on your WordPress website. Jeero takes care of the sync between the two and keeps you from manually copy-pasting all the performance-details after every update.
I hope this guide was useful to you. If you need any more information, don't hesitate to contact me . I am also curious to know if there are any ticketing solutions or calendar plugins that I should add.