About the Folder Plugin

Repeat after me… “Folders are my friends!”

Folders are an amazing way to categorize your plugins so that you can funnel your users to the content in an organized manner.

Example 1: Organizing Plugins

Let’s say you have a bunch of text plugins that deal with various policies. Instead of putting every single one of these text plugins on the side menu or grid launcher plugin (and making them crazy cluttered), you can create a folder called “Policies” and place the corresponding text plugins inside of it.

Example 2: Social Media

We’re pretty sure you have a few social media pages out there. Who doesn’t? Am I right? So instead of putting each one of your social media pages on your side menu or grid launcher plugin, you can create a folder called “Social Media” and place the corresponding text plugins inside of it.

Pro Tips

Pro Tip 1: Create new plugins (of any kind) directly inside a Folder Plugin

You can create new plugins right inside of the folder plugin so that your plugin is bother created and added to the folder plugin at the same time.
You can learn more about it under "Method 2" HERE

Pro Tip 2: Folders Inside of Folders

Did you know that you can put Folders inside of Folders? Well, you can! Let’s say you are using your app for a conference and you want to categorize all of your media, but you have different types of media that you also want to categorize (lectures, workshops, promo video/audio, etc.). You can create your corresponding folder plugins that deal with each of these media types and then create a master “Media” folder into which you can place these other folder plugins.

Pro Tip 3: Using the WYSIWYG

Use the WYSIWYG to embed images, video, and forms. Check out the “Working with the WYSIWYG” tutorial video to get more information and best practices.

How to enable your plugin instance (aka how to make it accessible) in your app

If you didn't create your plugin inside of a Folder Plugin or inside the Side Menu, the plugin will not automatically be enabled on your app. To learn how to enable it, you can find out more information HERE
Learn how to enable your plugin instance (aka how to make it accessible) in your app.

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