Posted: September 15, 2021 at 1:09 pm
We are having a dev team change the way the list of events looks when this shortcode is used: [ESPRESSO_EVENTS category_slug=displaynow limit=100 ].
Is there a best practices we should recommend to them to make sure it’s done in the most efficient way possible and will be fine/not erased when we update the plug in?
I remember something about an uploads folder or a certain template with EE3 but can’t find the documentation for EE4.
With EE4 we went more with ‘the WordPress way’, EE events are custom post types and a lot of the output is controlled by your theme now. We obviously have event content and templates for that content that we use but still a lot of how the event is displayed is controlled by the themes and EE will load files from within your theme.
Now, to answer your question you can load templates from the root directory of your theme when customizing them. You’re developers should take a look at the
It depends on the specifics of what you are trying to do on how deep they will need to go here, we have some additional details on the templates here: