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Please check for the most up-to-date LiveWhale CMS and LiveWhale Calendar documentation. The below legacy documentation will remain available as a reference until the documentation migration is complete.

LiveWhale Widgets

  • Using a LiveWhale widget

    window.location.href = ""; You will be redirected shortly... LiveWhale widgets can be embedded inside any web page or any content type field that supports HTML. You may either embed a widget that’s a...

  • Widget Formatting

    window.location.href = ""; You will be redirected shortly... Default Formats When you use a LiveWhale widget, you are often using the default format when each item is output in a list. For exampl...

  • Using the format arg in widgets

    window.location.href = ""; You will be redirected shortly... All widgets have a default output format that dictates the structure and styling of each listed result. In special cases, you may wish to...

  • About automatic widget feeds

    window.location.href = ""; You will be redirected shortly... Pages on your public web site that contain a widget with a “header” arg will trigger the creation of a corresponding RSS feed. This RSS fe...

  • Setting up templates for widgets

    There are a few ways to configure a template to be used for widgets that have a details view (such as news, events, galleries, forms, and tags). 1) In most cases, a default template for your group should be used. To manage users and groups you must...

  • Using the filter arg in widgets

    While most widgets will have the necessary args to match the items you wish to list, the filter arg may be able to cover any cases for which an arg does not already exist. This functionality will be difficult for basic users to grasp, but savvy users...

  • Nesting Widgets

    Ever wondered if you could nest widgets inside of widgets inside of widgets? The answer is YES. In fact, if you’ve ever placed a widget inside a blurb and then used a widget to put that blurb on the page, you’ve already done it. But hey, we do ask ...

  • Formatting Date and Time

    window.location.href = ""; You will be redirected shortly... LiveWhale uses PHP's date formatting functions. You can use the following date formatting characters below to build date ...

  • Formatting start_date & end_date

    The start and end date widget arguments are available on many of the main content types, where a primary date is available to compare against. For both, you may use any of the following in either of these two arguments: <arg id="start_date">...

  • group, exclude_group

    Almost all widgets may utilize group-filtering of widget content via the group and exclude_group arguments. Group The group argument allows you to limit widget content to the group(s) provided and may be used as many times as needed in ...
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