Question:

I installed WP Fan Machine on my server, and I want to set up a cron job to trigger WP Fan Machine's cron job script. What should I do to set up the cron job?

Answer:

Our webcron service is best for triggering WP Fan Machine's cron job script. Just follow below simple steps to configure cron job for your WP Fan Machine:

  1. Open your cron job dashboard, click on " Cron Job" button.
  2. For WP Fan Machine
    In field "URL to call", enter following URLs respectively for each cron job:
    http://www.example.com/wp-content/plugins/WPFanMachinePro/auto.php
    http://www.example.com/wp-content/plugins/WPFanMachineBasic/auto.php
    (replace www.example.com path with your install location). Choose an appropriate cron job execution frequancy. Checkout below screenshot:

    Set up cron job for WP Fan Machine
  3. For WP Fan Machine 2.0
    In field "URL to call", enter following URLs respectively for each cron job:
    http://www.example.com/wp-content/plugins/FanMachine2Pro/auto.php
    http://www.example.com/wp-content/plugins/FanMachine2Pro/auto2.php
    http://www.example.com/wp-content/plugins/FanMachine2Pro/auto3.php
    http://www.example.com/wp-content/plugins/FanMachine2Pro/auto4.php
    (replace www.example.com path with your install location). Choose an appropriate cron job execution frequancy. Checkout below screenshot:

    Set up cron job for WP Fan Machine
  4. If necessary, finish the other optional settings.
  5. Click "Create Cron Job" button. You're done! EasyCron will trigger your WP Fan Machine's cron job script dutifully according to your time setting.
  6. 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.