In this article you will get to know about feeds.
We will review how to insert feeds in the Feed section in the UI Builder, and select the relevant Types that correspond to them.
How do you add a Feed to the Feed section?
Editing and creating feeds settings:
Clicking on the "Feeds" tab on the Left-hand side tab on menu, the “Feeds” screen shall open.
You will have at the top bar, the “Create New” Button.
After pressing on "Create new" a dialog box will be open. Containing Three fields.
See example below:
Is the Name of the Feed as will appear in the Feed Section in the UI builder
Data Type -
Here is where you select the Data Type and/or install relevant Data Source Plugins which shall be in use in the app.
For example, the YouTube DS Plugin:
Here, you insert the Relevant ID that corresponds to your feed.
This can be the URL itself, in case of an Atom Feed or Json / the Collection ID if you are promoting a Collection from the Applicaster CMS / or even the Playlist ID if promoting a playlist from YouTube, etc…
The ID options Vary, according to the Data Type that was selected.
Once done, click on the “Save” button.
Editing a Feed:
In order to Edit a Feed, simply click on the Edit button at the Right-hand-side of a each feed from the list.
Once Clicked, the Editing Dialogue Box shall open for this particula Feed.
In the event that you want to create a Manual Feed, this shall be Done on a Component-Level, and not via the “Feed” Section of the UI builder.
In order to create and configure a Manual Feed, please CLICK HERE for the documentation.