Importing KinoTickets Online films into Modern Events Calendar is a breeze with Jeero. Instead of manually copying and pasting information, your website will always have up-to-date information, including dates, prices, and ticketing.
KinoTickets Online is the online ticketing solution of MARS EDV for cinemas in Germany.
Modern Events Calendar is a popular WordPress calendar plugin with a stylish and practical design.
This tutorial will show you how to connect your WordPress website to KinoTickets Online. You will then import your films into the Modern Events Calendar plugin. When finished, you will have a website that provides an always-updated overview of your films, including full descriptions, images, start times and ticket prices.
- Check that your WordPress website is up and running.
Ask MARS EDV to setup the ‘Programm-XML-Export’ inside ProWin.
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 KinoTickets Online in the Ticketing solution field:
Click on Save Changes.
Enter the URL of your KinoTickets Online Programm-XML-Export file:
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 films 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 KinoTickets Online ticketing page:
Step 5 – Choose the right plan
Jeero's free plan allows you to sync up to ten upcoming films at any given time. Ideal for small organisations and testing purposes.
Is your cinema hosting more films?
Paid plans begin at € 25 per month or € 240 per year and allow you to sync up to 500 upcoming films.
In this tutorial, you learned how to connect Modern Events Calendar to KinoTickets Online and have all of your films automatically published on your WordPress website. Jeero handles the synchronization between the two and saves you from manually copy-pasting all of the film details after each update.
I hope you found this guide useful. If you require any additional information, please do not hesitate to contact me . I'm also curious if there are any ticketing or calendar plugins that I should include.