I’m excited to announce the Jotlet WordPress Widget! This is our first official widget to leverage our powerful Jotlet API. Now it’s easier than ever to show all or some of your schedule right on your blog! Check out the sample of the widget running in the sidebar of this blog.
To install the Jotlet Calendar Widget into your WordPress blog:
- Download the files here
- Upload jotlet-widget.php to your WordPress wp-content/plugins directory
- Login to your WordPress admin area, and activate the Jotlet Calendar plugin
Setting up the Jotlet Calendar Widget is easy - all you need is your Jotlet API Key which you can get by emailing us (API keys are free!). In the Widgets screen of your WordPress Admin area, simply drag the Jotlet Calendar widget to the sidebar and click it to bring up the configuration screen. Enter your API Key and save your changes. Congratulations, Jotlet is now installed in your blog!
Just view your blog’s main screen to see the Jotlet Widget in the sidebar. It’s that easy!
Download the Jotlet Widget Here
What exactly is the API?
I’ll explain with a comparison: The Google Maps API changed how interactive maps were used on the internet. Not only did they make maps easier for the end user to browse and search, but easier for the developer and web-designer to set up and maintain. Google provided a generic map interface, and developers could extend and modify it to their hearts content. Suddenly it was incredibly easy to set up a map with custom locations and text filled right in!
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