Below on the left are two traditional, out-of-the-box solutions for showing Today's events in SharePoint. Notice how both take up a lot of extra space repeating today's date (which we don't need to see at all in a web part…
Learn an easy way to automatically remove Copy: prefixes from calendar event names, standardize location names and auto-delete canceled events taking up space.
Add a calculated column to your calendar that generates a clickable hyperlink to an .ics (or iCal) file that allows you to add the calendar item to your own calendar.
Learn how to quickly fix unevenly-sized calendar overlay links in your SharePoint calendar views.