CM Locations Manager Business Hours Addon for WordPress by CreativeMinds

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Locations Manager Business Hours Addon for WordPress

Allow business owner to indicate daily business open and close hours. Display “Open Now” status on search results.

Inform users about the business hours of any location!

The Locations Manager Business Hours Addon for WordPress allows you to include unique business hours to each location. The locations list and individual pages shows the “Open Now” message when it applies, based on the visitor’s time zone.

Store Locations Index

Show an expandable timetable for each location, both on the general list and on the individual pages.

Display 'Open Now' automatically for each place while the opening hours last.

The user can also manually change the open/close status if necessary.

Store Locations Index
Store Locations Index
Business Hours Settings
Business Hours Settings

Business Hours Settings

Edit every aspect of the display, from the way hours are added to labels.

Add times in a standard '08:00 PM' format or adopt a custom one, such as '20h', '6PM' and so on.

Not using English? Translate 'Sunday' to your language of choice!

Plugin Usage

  • Enable Business Hours – Display business hours on all business and let editors modify the business hour when editing a place
  • Translate – Change the label of the days of the week. Accepts any UTF-8 character
  • Manual Setting – Set open or closed to a place even outside of the business hour, if necessary

Use Case Examples

  • Restaurant Listing – Include the opening hours of venues, restaurants and bars in your area
  • Public Service Directory – Inform visitors about the opening time of public service offices
  • Landmark Guide – Help your visitors plan their touristic trip by showing when the most important spots open for visitation

Locations Manager Business Hours Prerequisite Plugin

You need to have the CM Location Manager pro plugin installed before using this addon

CM Map Locations
Map Locations and Store Locator
This plugin lets users manage locations and supports location finder using Google Maps. Each individual location includes description, points of interest and images. Build a wordpress business location directory to support your business mapping requirements.
[ Video]  [ Userguide]

Locations Manager Business Hours Features

Business Hours – Define the opening and closing hour. This can be changed individually when editing a location
Show Timetable – Display business hours on location list and location pages
Automatic / Manual – “Open Now” message is added automatically, but can be extended or changed by the user
Translate – Change key labels and messages, such as the days of the week, to any chosen language
Frontend / Backend Editing – Adjust hours from either interface
Hours Type – Input custom text values or choose from timepicker
Change open/close status – Allows the user to switch between open/close status even when the business should be closed

Location Manager Business Hours Gallery

Locations manager Business Hours Frequently Asked Questions

What do I need to use this add-on?

You need to have the CM Location Manager pro plugin installed before using this addon.

CM Map Locations
Map Locations and Store Locator
This plugin lets users manage locations and supports location finder using Google Maps. Each individual location includes description, points of interest and images. Build a wordpress business location directory to support your business mapping requirements.
[ Video]  [ Userguide]

Is there any documentation for the add-on?

Yes, there is, and it can be found on Creative Minds HelpScout Portal.

Can I translate elements? Which?

Yes, it can be done with ease via backend add-on settings. You can adjust text such as days of the week and the ‘Open Now’ message.

Business hours dashboard settings - Locations Manager Business Hours Addon for WordPress

Business hours dashboard settings

CM Map Locations
Map Locations and Store Locator
This plugin lets users manage locations and supports location finder using Google Maps. Each individual location includes description, points of interest and images. Build a wordpress business location directory to support your business mapping requirements.
[ Video]  [ Userguide]

Which time formats can I use?

You can either choose times from a timepicker and adopt the 08:00 PM format, or write a value in a custom format (for instance, 20 hours).

Note that custom formats might not be recognized as hours. As such, the Open Now feature may not work with them.

Can I edit from the frontend?

Yes, when adding location, business hours can also be edited from the frontend.

Frontend editing business hours - Locations Manager Business Hours Addon for WordPress

Frontend editing business hours

Location Manager Business Hours Related Add Ons

CM Map Locations
Map Locations and Store Locator
This plugin lets users manage locations and supports location finder using Google Maps. Each individual location includes description, points of interest and images. Build a wordpress business location directory to support your business mapping requirements.
[ Video]  [ Userguide]
CM Map Locations PeepSo Integration Addon
Locations Manager PeepSo Integration
Integrates the locations manager plugin with the PeepSo social network. This plugin adds the ability for PeepSo community members to create and discuss map locations and point of interest. The admin can moderate locations before they appear
[ Video]  [ Userguide]
CM Maps Location Custom Fields Addon
Location Manager Custom Fields
Use single-line fields, multi-line areas or 5-grade scales as custom fields to input all kinds of different of information. Add "Service", "Price", and "My Impressions" and much more to locations.
[ Video]  [ Userguide]

Location Manager Business Hours Changelog

Version 1.0.2 from 22nd Oct 2019

  • Minor fixes

Version 1.0.1 from 21st July 2019

  • Updated plugin description and user guide URL

Plugin Release 1.0.0 25th Sep 2017