To add an event, simply choose the option to “Login with Facebook” at the top of the events list page or at the bottom of any event post. Once you accept, the buttons + Add an Event or Edit your Events will appear.
*** You must use Facebook Connect with a personal account. Pages/business accounts do not work. Once logged in, you will have complete control of what contact information shows up on the posts you create. None of your personal contact information will be shown/shared.***
When adding text to this and all forms on CraftBeer.com, it is best to remove all formatting before pasting into the form. Notepad (PC) or TextEdit (Mac) are easy ways to ensure your text is ready to be pasted into the form.
Enter the title of your event. NO ALL CAPS PLEASE…see it’s annoying!
Add the information about your event to the form. Don’t include contact information, that will be collected separately.
Here you will be prompted for the dates, time, social media information and location.
Choose a the category that best describes your event.
Choose a the category that best describes you as the host.
Upload the image you would like to use in your post. Be sure to click the blue button that says “Use as featured image” before saving. If you’re having an issue uploading a photo, it’s more than likely too big. Keep images under 1,200 pixels wide for easy upload.
By posting images with your post on CraftBeer.com, you are claiming that your images are properly licensed.
Publishing and Editing
Once you select the publish button at the bottom of the form, you will be taken directly to your new post. Options to edit or add a new post will be at the bottom of the page.
Once you’ve read these tips on submitting an event, If you have any trouble with the form or adding content to CraftBeer.com, email Meghan Storey.