Custom confirmation pages with short codes

With custom confirmation pages you can send attendees to your own pages after registering for your webinar and instead of the build in page provided by WebinarPress.

Create a new page on your website with your preferred designer and add the short codes you want to complete the design then enable custom confirmation pages in your webinar.


Webinar name

Shows the name of the webinar

[webinarpress_confirmation_webinar_name]


Start time

Shows the webinar start time in the visitor's timezone and lets you choose a custom format.

[webinarpress_confirmation_starts_at]
Format

Change the date format by adding an optional "format" parameter. For example to display a date in the format " 3 Jan 2018 12:00" you would use the following short code. See below for a list of available format elements.

[webinarpress_confirmation_starts_at format="D MMM YYYY HH:mm"]
Input Example Description
YYYY 2014 4 or 2 digit year
YY 14 2 digit year
M 1..12 Month number
MM 01..12 Month number
MMM MMMM Jan..December Month name (see locale below)
D 1..31 Day of month
DD 01..31 Day of month
Do 1st..31st Day of month with ordinal
DDD 1..365 Day of month with ordinal
H 0..23 Hours (24 hour time)
HH 00..23 Hours (24 hour time)
h 1..12 Hours (12 hour time used with a A)
hh 01..12 Hours (12 hour time used with 'A')
A am pm Post or ante meridiem
m 0..59 Seconds
mm 00..59 Seconds


Webinar Url

Show a link to the webinar but does not create a link element. This can be useful for adding the webinar link to your own buttons.

[webinarpress_confirmation_url]


Text link

Show a link to the webinar including the link element.

[webinarpress_confirmation_text_link text="Go to webinar"]
Parameters
Option Default Description
text Go to webinar The text of the link
class empty An optional CSS class of the button


Button link

Shows a link button for the attendee to join the webinar

[webinarpress_confirmation_button_link button_text="Join the webinar" size="medium"]

Parameters

Option Default Description
button_text Join the webinar The text shown on the button
button_color #9006f7 Background color of the button in hex
text_color #ffffff Text color of the button in hex
size small Size of the button
Possible values are small, medium, large
class empty An optional CSS class of the button
icon none Icon to show next to the button
Possible values are calendar, video, link, play, add


Add to calendar

Let attendees save the webinar to their calendar by adding a save to calendar button. When the attendee clicks on the button they'll see a list of supported calendar providers. Supported providers currently include Google, Apple Calendar, Outlook (desktop application) Outlook.com and Yahoo.

[webinarpress_confirmation_add_to_calendar button_text="Add to calendar" size="medium"]

Parameters

Option Default Description
button_text Add to Calendar The text shown on the button
button_color #9006f7 Background color of the button in hex
text_color #ffffff Text color of the button in hex
size small Size of the button
Possible values are small, medium, large
class empty An optional CSS class of the button
icon calendar Icon to show next to the button
Possible values are calendar, video, link, play, add

Enable custom confirmation pages

After setting up your custom confirmation page you need to configure your webinar to use the new page instead of the page generated by WebinarPress.

  1. Click on the webinar you want to change form the webinar list in your WordPress admin area.
  2. In the webinar settings click on the Confirmation tab
  3. Enable the Use Custom Page option
  4. Choose your page form the dropdown list
  5. Save your webinar

The next time someone registers for your webinar they'll be taken to your custom confirmation page.