Link & Widgets

All Articles URL – link to a page that compiles all the text articles created for a specific issue; the page provides article titles and a short preview of the article, with links to full text articles

Archive Code (Archive Configurator) – space that houses the HTML code for the Archive Page

Archive Configurator – area that houses various options and selections used to configure and generate an Archive menu; an Archive menu is an interactive feature that showcases the publication’s archives and can be embedded on an external webpage

Archive Page Preview (Archive Configurator) – section that provides a real-time preview of how the Archive Page will be displayed

Auto Updating URL – a direct link to the digital edition; this link will always direct to the most recent* issue of a publication (most recent issue is defined as the issue with latest publication date and is activated)

Auto Updating URL (Clean URL) – a direct link to the digital edition; offered in a clean, reader-friendly format. This link will always direct to the most recent* issue of a publication (most recent issue is defined as the issue with latest publication date and is activated)

Code Box – space that will house the HTML code for icons when icon options are selected in the Distribution Links section; by default this space is blank

Connected Services - services that are integrated with our platform; such as Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager, and Metro Publisher

Custom Link Target – a link to be used when clicking on an icon generated in the Distribution Links section; this link overrides the default link to the digital edition

Distribution Links – area that houses various options and selections used to configure and generate customized issue icons; additionally houses direct URLs of the digital edition for use in distribution

Frame Background Color - This option allows you to select a background color for the surrounding frame of the flipping icon.

Frame Height – enter a number to adjust the height of the flipping icon; custom heights will only affect the frame space around an icon, unless Resizable Icon is being used

Frame Width – enter a number to adjust the width of the flipping icon; custom heights will not only affect the frame space around an icon, unless Resizable Icon is being used; note widths greater than 300 may cause pixilation on Resizable Icons

Full Latest Article RSS Feed – an RSS feed URL that displays full text articles and titles

Google Analytics (Connected Services) – area that facilitates integration of Google Analytics with the digital edition; requires use of a tracking identifier in the following format: UA-xxxxxx-x

Google Tag Manager (Connected Services) – area that facilitates integration of Google Tag Manager with the digital edition; requires use of a tracking identifier in the following format: GTM-xxxxxx

Latest Issue of This Publication – HTML code that can be embedded on an external webpage; displays a linked cover image that automatically updates to display and link to the current issue, once activated

Limit The Numbers of Pages to Display To – specify a limiting number to indicate how many pages a flipping icon will display; please note this must be an even number

Link Opens a New Pop-Up Window – select this option to have the digital edition open in a new browser window whenever the flipping icon is clicked

Metro Publisher (Connected Services) – area that facilitates integration of Metro Publisher with the digital edition; requires use of an API Key and API Secret

Monitor Flipping Icon – an animated preview icon that displays the digital edition being flipped through, in a computer monitor window; the icon is linked to the digital edition (or Custom Link Target) and can be embedded in an external webpage

Page Curl Icon – an animated icon that displays the issue’s cover with a page curl animation in the bottom right-hand corner; the icon is linked to the digital edition (or Custom Link Target) and can be embedded in an external webpage

Partial Latest Article RSS Feed – an RSS feed URL that displays partial text articles and titles

Remove Pop-Up Window’s Toolbars – select this option to remove the browser window’s toolbar from pop-up windows generated by clicking a Flipping Icon

Resizable Icon – a resizable animated preview icon that displays the digital edition being flipped through; this icon is linked to the digital edition (or Custom Link Target) and can be embedded in an external webpage; note widths greater than 300 may cause pixilation on Resizable Icons

Roll Over Text – enter text to be displayed when hovering over a page curl icon

Select Curl Icon Code For This Issue – generates HTML code in the Code Box for a flipping icon in the style of the Page Curl Icon; the link and content of the icon is specific to the selected issue

Select Host – select a host from a list of available options to customize the direct URL links appropriately; hosts that appear here must have already been set up in My Account

Select Monitor Icon Code For This Issue – generates HTML code in the Code Box for a flipping icon in the style of the Monitor Flipping Icon; the link and content of the icon is specific to the selected issue

Select Publication Issue – select the desired issue to generate links and icons for

Select Publication Name – select the desired publication to generate links and icons for. A Publication Name and Issue will need to be selected before links and icons are generated

Select Resizable Icon Code For This Issue – generates HTML code in the Code Box for a flipping icon in the style of the Resizable Icon; the link and content of the icon is specific to the selected issue

Select Standard Icon Code For This Issue – generates HTML code in the Code Box for a flipping icon in the style of the Standard Flipping Icon; the link and content of the icon is specific to the selected issue

Select Updating Curl Icon Code For Latest Issue - generates HTML code in the Code Box for a flipping icon in the style of the Page Curl Icon; the link and content of the icon automatically updates to the latest issue once the most recent issue is activated

Select Updating Monitor Icon Code For This Issue – generates HTML code in the Code Box for a flipping icon in the style of the Monitor Flipping Icon; the link and content of the icon automatically updates to the latest issue once the most recent issue is activated

Select Updating Resizable Icon Code For This Issue - generates HTML code in the Code Box for a flipping icon in the style of the Resizable Icon; the link and content of the icon automatically updates to the latest issue once the most recent issue is activated

Select Updating Standard Icon For Latest Issue – generates HTML code in the Code Box for a flipping icon in the style of the Standard Flipping Icon; the link and content of the icon automatically updates to the latest issue once the most recent issue is activated

Standard Flipping Icon – an animated preview icon that displays the digital edition being flipped through; this icon is linked to the digital edition (or Custom Link Target) and can be embedded in an external webpage

This Issue – URL link suitable for distribution of a particular issue of the digital edition

This Issue (Clean URL) – URL link suitable for distribution of a particular issue of the digital edition; presented in a clean, reader-friendly format

This Issue’s Cover – URL link of the issue’s cover image, available for distribution

URL Opens a New Pop-Up Window – select this option to force the Auto- Updating Cover Thumbnail URL to always open in a new window