Question:

I installed Revive Old Posts – Auto Post to Social Media on my server, and I want to set up a cron job to trigger Revive Old Posts – Auto Post to Social Media's cron job script. What should I do to set up the cron job?

Answer:

As recommended by Revive Old Posts officially at here, you may use EasyCron to trigger cron job script in Revive Old Posts.

Our webcron service is best for triggering Revive Old Posts – Auto Post to Social Media's cron job script. Just follow below simple steps to configure cron job for your Revive Old Posts – Auto Post to Social Media:

  1. Before using EasyCron, please add define('DISABLE_WP_CRON', true); to your wp-config.php file to disable the WP Cron System.
  2. Open your cron job dashboard, click on " Cron Job" button.
  3. Make some settings in your script:

    Configure Revive Old Posts – Auto Post to Social Media
  4. In field "URL to call", enter http://www.example.com/wp-cron.php (replace www.example.com with your install location). Choose an appropriate cron job execution frequancy. Checkout below screenshot:

    Set up cron job for Revive Old Posts – Auto Post to Social Media
  5. If necessary, finish the other optional settings.
  6. Click "Create Cron Job" button. You're done! EasyCron will trigger your Revive Old Posts – Auto Post to Social Media's cron job script dutifully according to your time setting.
  7. If you haven't registered your EasyCron account yet, click on the "add a password" link on the top to add an email and password to your account.