Import Ticketlab events into Modern Events Calendar

Jeero makes it very easy to import your Ticketlab events into Modern Events Calendar. No more copy-pasting but always up-to-date information on your website, including full descriptions, showtimes and locations.

Ticketlab is a ticketing solution from The Netherlands primarily aimed at cinemas and theaters.

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 Ticketlab. Next, you will sync your events with the Modern Events Calendar plugin. When completed, you will have a website for your theaters with an always up-to-date overview of your events, including full descriptions, showtimes and locations.

Prerequisites

  1. Make sure you have a working WordPress website.
  2. Please contact Ticketlab and ask for your API url, username and key.

Step 1 – Install Modern Events Calendar

  1. Ga in de WordPress Admin naar PluginsToevoegen.
  2. Zoek op ‘modern events calendar’.
  3. Installeer en activeer Modern Events Calendar plugin.

Je ziet nu een nieuw Events menu-item in de WordPress Admin.

Step 2 – Install Jeero

  1. Go to Plugins → Add new in the WordPress admin.
  2. Look for ‘jeero’.
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  3. Install and activate the Jeero plugin.

Step 3 – Start the sync

  1. Go to Jeero in the WordPress admin.
  2. Select Ticketlab in the Ticketing solution field:

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  3. Click on Save Changes.

  4. Enter your Ticketlab API url, username and key:

  5. Click on Save Changes.

  6. Click on the Modern Events Calendar tab.

  7. Tick the Enable Modern Events Calendar import checkbox:

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  8. Click on Save Changes.

The sync is now active. Your events 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 proper Ticketlab ticketing page:

Step 5 – Choose the right plan

The free plan for Jeero lets you sync up to 10 upcoming events at any given time. Perfect for small organisations and testing purposes.

Does your theaters have more events?

Paid plans start at € 25/mo or € 240/yr. Please contact me for information about one of the paid plans.

Conclusion

In this tutorial you learned how to connect Modern Events Calendar to Ticketlab and automatically publish all your events on your WordPress website. Jeero takes care of the sync between the two and keeps you from manually copy-pasting all the event-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.