Important
This is an Appspace Limited Release feature. Contact your Appspace Customer Success Manager to be a part of this Limited Release program and enable this feature.

The Industry Feeds card allows organizations to display a stream of content feeds from Appspace, categorized based on industry type or high-level topics. With this card, users may view the content feeds available for the selected industry, at the current time and feeds available in the near future. However, users will not be able to browse or access previously streamed content. The content for this card is subscription-based.

Note
You may refer to the Industry Content Collection card, to browse and display content feeds from an archive of previous content streams.

 

Features of this card include:

  • Display a single feed of industry or high-level topic-based content, with each being populated with a continuous schedule of videos created by Appspace.
  • Each video remains current and displayed on the feed for up to 4 business days, after which it will automatically disappear from the feed when the schedule expires.
  • Appspace currently offers content feeds curated for the following industries:
    • Corporate Culture
    • Dairy
    • Healthcare
    • Holidays and Observances (Eng)
    • Holidays and Observances (Eng, Sp)
    • Hospitality
    • Industrial (Eng)
    • Industrial (Eng, Sp)
    • Industrial and MSHA Alerts
    • Transportation (Eng)
    • Transportation (Eng, Sp)
    • Utility
    • Warehouse and Distribution (Eng)
    • Warehouse and Distribution (Eng, Sp)
    • Waste and Recycling
  • Ability to select and review content to be included in the feed quickly, as each content is easily identified by its thumbnail image, title, playback duration, and past playback schedules.
  • Ability to preview content in its entirety before including the content in the feed.
  • Ability to select how many content items in the feed is displayed during playback:
    • All items: Displays all current and selected content items during playback.
    • 1: Displays only one current and selected content item per playback loop, as the card carousels through all current and selected content.
  • Ability to switch between “all content” and “only selected content” views.
  • Support for cached playback on supported devices, which automatically caches content selected in the Industry Feed card, allowing for decreased bandwidth usage, as well as the ability to still display if the device loses network connectivity. This feature is dependant and varies based on the capabilities and limitations of the device.

The Industry Feeds card template is assigned with the Safety & Compliance content category in the Appspace Library.

Important
This card and its content are a part of our premium services. Please get in touch with your Appspace Customer Success Manager or contact us for subscription details. 

This article provides instructions to create, configure, and customize the Industry Feeds card.

 

Prerequisites

Create and Configure Industry Feeds Card

Follow the instructions below to display content feeds for a specific industry:

  1. Log in to the Appspace console.
  2. To create this card, select one of the following options:
    • Click +QUICK ACTION from the Appspace menu bar on the top right, and select Create Content.
    • Click Library from the ☰ Appspace menu, and select a library or folder you wish to create the content in. Click +CREATE, and select Content.
  3. Select Safety & Compliance content category from the All Templates drop-down menu, and click Industry Feeds.

    Important
    If you are unable to locate the content, try using either the Search bar, the Order by, or Filter icon to narrow down the content that you are looking for.
  4. Enter the Title of the content as this will also act as the filename for the content. This is a mandatory field.
  5. In the Card section, select one desired content feed from the drop-down menu, and review the selected content from the following sections:

    • Current content – Selected content items will be displayed immediately, until the end of the scheduled date.
    • Future content – Selected content items will only display during the scheduled duration.
      Note

      • All current and future content items are selected by default, which can be deselected by clicking the Deselect All Items link.
      • To preview content, click the content items to view the entirety of the content that will be displayed.
      • If you’re looking for content items that has passed the scheduled date, these content items can be selected through the premium Industry Content Collection card.

  6. In the Edit tab:
    • Select the Number of Items per Playback from the drop-down menu:
      • All items Display all current and selected content for playback. Selected by default.
      • 1 Display only one current and selected content per playback loop.
  7. In the Article tab: This section may be skipped.
    • Include an Article or Caption to accompany the content item when being displayed on mobile apps, tablets, and other social collaboration apps.
    • Enter a Referral Link to link more information to the content.
  8. In the Schedule tab: This section may be skipped.
  9. In the Settings tab: This section may be skipped.

    • The Name field will be auto-populated to match the Title of the content which will also act as the filename for the content. This is a mandatory field.
    • Select the Content Category from the drop-down menu to match the focus of the message, or leave it at the default content category.
    • Enter any relevant Tags for the content. (Optional)
    • Select a folder for the content in the Library Location drop-down menu to change the default folder location.
    • Select an expiry date for the content from the Auto Delete Content from Library drop-down menu. (Optional)
    • Upload an image to be used as the Thumbnail for the content.
  10. Once done, click SAVE.

Edit Industry Feed Card

Follow the instructions below to edit an Industry Feed card.

  1. In the Appspace console, click Library from the ☰ Appspace menu, and select a library or folder containing the content you wish to edit.
  2. Select and click the Industry Feed card to edit, and select the desired tab to edit or view.
    • In the Edit, Article, and Settings tabs:
      • You may edit the content the same way as it was configured. For detailed instructions on how to do this, please refer to the Create and Configure Industry Feed Card section above.
    • In the Preview tab:
      • Preview how the content is displayed on your device. You may adjust the aspect ratio to preview other display orientations.
    • In the Channels tab:
    • In the Analytics tab:
      • View the individual content analytics in this tab. For more information, please refer to the Individual Content Analytics section of the Analytics article.
  3. Once done, click SAVE.

 

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