Features documentation

Images

This feature allows you to create image galleries. You’ve got five options: - from Instagram - from Flickr - with your photos First of all, check that you have created and filled all the corresponding API keys : How to create API keys for Flickr (https://u3net.ladesk.com/992692-How-to-create-API-keys-for-Flickr) How to create API keys for Instagram (https://u3net.ladesk.com/284982-How-to-create-API-keys-for-Instagram) Create a gallery from Instagram The gallery name i...

Places

With this feature, you will be able to create a list of geolocated places. It will display all the places on a map, or, if the user opens the sheet of a particular location, he will be able to get the path and directions to this location, by walking or driving. The listing of the locations is sort according to the distance between the locations and the user, from closest to farthest. Be sure you have your Google Maps API Keys set in Settings->APIs Click on on the “Add Pages” section to...

Videos

Videos you’ll be able to integrate videos from Youtube galleries, podcasts, and Vimeo. If you want to integrate a business video gallery, the best is, if not already done, to create a Youtube or Vimeo channel in which you’ll upload all the business’s videos. You can also create a thematic gallery from other sources than the store itself (for example a fashion video gallery for a trendy bar). Note: Keep in mind the Videos feature is used to display galleries only. If you want to add a single...

QR Code Scan

This feature will allow your customers to use their camera to flash a QR Code and to access specific content. To add this feature to your app, just click on in “Add Pages”. A QR code is a data encrypted as an image. When you use your QR Code Scan, it will get you to the content it is linked to. It can be a specific URL outside the app, an image, text or anything. For those who don’t know what is a QR Code, it looks like this: Note that every QR Code is related to specific content. (...

Contest – Social Gaming

With the Social Gaming feature, business owners will be able to increase the purchasing frequency of their clients by giving them their ranking based on their loyalty. This feature is working only if a loyalty card is integrated into the application. The more a user gets loyalty points, the higher his level in the ranking will be. All users see their positions in the ranking and the business owner can offer a gift to the leader. The more the gift is important the more the challenger users will ...

Calendars

The Calendar feature will allow you to share with your users the place and date of your events and the ones you will be present to. To create a Calendar feature, click on “Calendar” : Click on + to add a calendar. You have 2 options: ICAL and CUSTOM PAGE iCal Click on iCal: – Then you have to go on Google Calendar:– Create your event: – Find the agenda’s URL. To do this, click on “Share this calendar”: – Click on “Calendar Details”: – Click on “ICAL” in the Calendar Address: ...

Contact Page

This feature allows you to create a contact page for your business. To add this feature to your app, click on CONTACT in the “Add Pages” section. Here is what it looks like in the app:

Radio

With the “Radio” feature you can add a radio streaming inside your app. It’s very simple to set up but you need to have a good streaming URL. Here is how a good streaming URL looks like for our “Radio” feature: - http://62.210.36.44:9110 Your URL mustn’t end by “listen.pls” or “listen.m3u”, etc. Meaning that if your URL is http://62.210.36.44:9110/listen.pls, you need to just keep http://62.210.36.44:9110. Note that sometimes you will need to add “/;” at the end of your URL to make i...

Links

The Links feature allows you to create links, that will open in the app, or the device browser, depending on your preferences. For example, you can create pages like this one with this feature: If you want to create a Links page, click on . It will open this window: First of all, you have to work on the content, then you can work on the design. 1. The content To add a new link, click on + ADD A LINK: Now, you just have to write the name of your link in “Title” and the URL address...

Set Meal (Menu)

Here is the feature for creating menus or bundles for a business. You’ll be able to create as many menus as you want. Here is what it looks like: - “Title”: for example: “Kid’s menu” or “Brunch”. - “Price”: This field isn’t mandatory, as you can enter the price in the menu description, but it’s recommended. - “Description”: Describe your menu here. - “Rules”: This field isn’t mandatory. You will be able to use it to specify some conditions, for example, “only available on Mondays”....

Booking

Thanks to this feature, your customers can schedule an appointment at your business(es). If you want to add this feature to your application, that is very easy. First of all, you have to click on the Booking feature Then, you have to click on + and to enter the location of your business and the email address of the manager If you have several businesses, you can add these businesses to your Booking feature. To do that, you only have to click on +. Then, you just have to enter the locati...

Loyalty Card

With the Loyalty card feature, you’ll be able to create a loyalty punch or stamp card. It means there will be a reward after several purchases. For example “one burger for ten bought”. To validate a loyalty point the business owner will have to enter a four-digit password. As with the loyalty stamp card, the client has to show his card to the retailer for stamping it, with our digital loyalty card, the client has to show his smartphone and the retailer has to enter his four-digit password to va...

Newswall

This feature allows you to create a news page with a photo and comments from users. It works like a news wall, users can find all the posts you wrote on it. Click on + to create your news: - “Title”: Here is the title of your News” - “Date”: Schedule the publication date of your news. - “Subtitle”: It’s a summary of the description of the news. - Describe your news in the text editor. - “Insert a picture”: Chose a picture to illustrate your news. Here is what it looks like...

RSS Feeds

This feature allows you to integrate feeds from blogs or news websites either from the business for which you’re creating the application or other sources concerning the business or both. You can create as many feeds as you want. Here is how it works: Just enter a title for your feed and then the URL of the website from which you want to extract the feed. Click ok. Then just choose the feed you want to display and save. You obtain this: You can choose a different design for your pa...

Weather

You will need an OpenWeatherMap API key for this feature to work. Simply register here https://openweathermap.org/ Then when logged in get the API Key in your “API Keys” tab Paste your API key in your Editor, in Settings > APIs > OpenWeatherMap This feature offers a weather widget in your app to display the forecasts for a particular city or your user's location. First, click on in the “Add Pages” section to add the feature to your app: You just have to choose a country...

Fan Wall

With the Fan Wall feature, users of your application will be able to post comments and/or photos and to discuss among themselves. 1. Add a Fan Wall Click on on the “Add Pages” section: You can set the “Near me” settings. It will allow a user to display on the Fan Wall only comments/photos from users around him, in the radius you have determined. 2. Add Posts You can add posts directly from the Editor by clicking on + next to “Add Content“: - “Title“: It’s the title of the post ...

Audio

In this article, we will learn how it is possible to integrate your playlists or one of your favorite artists into your app. To create a Music page in your app click on : Click on + to create a new playlist: Click on OK to save your choice: You have three possibilities to add songs and albums to your playlist: - iTunes - Podcast - Custom iTunes Click on the iTunes icon : You have three possibilities to search the songs you want to add to your playlist: - Artist...

In App Messages

The In-App Messages feature allows you to display a message to users that are currently using your application. In the Editor First, click on to add the feature in your app: Click on + to send a message: Then click on to continue the process: If you choose to send a geolocated message, you will need Google Maps API Keys (https://u3net.ladesk.com/964207-Create-a-Google-Maps-Javascript-API-key). Set a location, or don’t set one, it’s up to you, then click on - “Target specific ...

Discounts

With the discount feature, you’ll be able to create as many discounts as you want and display them in the application. Here are the various parts of a discount: - Picture: you can add a picture that illustrates your coupon - Thumbnail: you can add an “icon” next to the name of your coupon - Name: for example “One free coffee”, keep it short and simple - Description: for example: “One free coffee among classical L and XL coffees” - Conditions: for example: “Available for a $10 order...

Form

The form feature allows you to do plenty of things like allowing your clients to ask you questions, to order products, send a photo or join an event… To sum up, this feature will adapt to your needs. So let’s see how to create a form page. Step 1: To create a form click on in the “Add pages” part. This window will appear: Step 2: To create a first section click on ADD A SECTION. Give a name to this section. Here we will start by “Example” to show you what is possible to do with thi...

Custom Page

Custom Page U3.NET gives you a wide choice of features to put your products and activity forward. The custom page allows you to enlighten your business in numerous ways. You can write an article with a picture or not, you can publish a photo gallery, you can publish a video directly on this page, and you can add “one-touch call” buttons or link to any external website. For instance, the custom page allows you to create pages like these ones: Let’s see, how to create a page such as these ...

Catalog

This feature allows you to create Product pages. Let’s check out how to set up this feature: First, create a main category click on “Add a category” : Then you’ll see your first category, the category name can be changed live by typing directly inside the input, Hit enter to save! ------------------------- After that, you’ll have two choices - First, you can create another category by clicking on the top button “Add a category” - Or you can add a Product to one...

WordPress

General settings First, you will add the Feature to your Application. After what you will see the following configuration page WordPress URL: This is the WordPress you want to fetch posts & pages from. Group all queries into a single list: This one is a display option, in WordPress, you can build what we call “queries”. They are a collection of posts and/or pages, choosing this option will group all the queries into a single list page like the picture below Otherwise, when not...

QR Coupons

This feature will allow you to create discount coupons that will be unlocked by scanning a specific QR Code. Once unlocked, the customer can use the discount when he wants. That means the coupon will not appear in the app for the user until he has scanned the QR Code (When you will add a coupon code you will not see it until you’ve scanned the QR code). As a business owner, you create a QR coupon, and you obtain a QR Code. You can distribute this QR code on your website or in a newsletter, etc ...

Padlock

Thanks to this feature you will be able to lock your app wholly or partly. The locked content will be accessible for authorized users only. We are going to see how to set up this feature. First, you have to add the Padlock feature to your app, click on from “Add pages” to add this feature to your app. Then you can set it up. You have two possibilities to unlock the Padlock and grant access to the whole applications to registered users. The first one is to use a QR Code and the QR Code Scan, ...

WooCommerce

This feature will allow you to integrate natively your WooCommerce store in your application. It is different from the feature WooCommerce Link which is just a link to your store. First of all, you have to connect to your WordPress admin panel. Then go to the WooCommerce tab > Settings. Once in the settings, click on the “API” tab. Now enable the “REST API” just like the following picture, and save. Now go to General Settings of WordPress > Permalinks In the Common Settings part, you...