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by: JAROAM September 18, 2012 2:26 PM PDT

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by JAROAM - 9/18/12 2:26 PM

Using the Google Calendar plugin on our website. It has to be the easiest way to get event listings from my Google Calendar account to the website's calendar. I put in the info and it magically appears on the website. Snap!

We've tried many different kinds of free/paid plugins that somehow manipulate the Google Calendar plugin to look this way or that - and they all suck. Perhaps there's a simple way to change how the actual Google Calendar plugin displays on a given website? Well, is there? Oh please say there is!

The actual problem is the size it needs to be to fit where it needs to be on the website. It's pretty darn small which is where the problem comes in. My site guy tells me it has to fit into a 200 pixel width space in order for the rest of the site to be how I want it. Yikes! Due to that, the info displays down the right side of the window a few words at a time and the date at the top is cut off. To any user (and me), it just looks bad. I'd attach a picture of the horrors but I don't see a way to do that here. If we can somehow manipulate it to make it more readable, that'd be great, awesome, spectacular! If not, well, we may be stuck. Perhaps suggestions on a plugin that can help?

Thanks so much!

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