Image Slide

The Image Slide is part of the Ionic Layout Component Set. This slide is designed to occupy a full Page in the app and other Components should not be added to a Page when the Image Slide is used. The Image Slide allows app end users to swipe left and right in the slide carousel. 

Ideas for Using Image Slide

  • Recognize event sponsors by profiling each company logo in its own slide. Link to each company’s website so attendees can find out more.
  • Use as a calendar of events. Create a graphic for any upcoming events and use each slide to highlight one upcoming event.
  • Showcase your company’s awesome community service. Display a gallery of images to tell a story of how your team gives back.
  • Pro Tip: This Component is designed to be the only Component on a Page as it will occupy the entire Page.

Looking for a different Slide format? Take a look at Slide: Expanded Content, Slide: Expanded Content with Button, Slide: Headline, or Slide: Content.

Image Slide Properties

The Image Slide component has the following properties:

  • Component Id - Sets the name of the Image Slide component in the app. The Component Id can be referenced using JavaScript to add more functionality to the app as needed.

    Pro Tip: It is a best practice to use only letters without spaces for the Component Id. Symbols, spaces, and numbers are not recommended.
  • Individual Slide Properties (Up to 10)
    • Image - Upload a .JPG or .PNG to display an Image. To remove an uploaded Image, click on the Trash Can.

      Pro Tip: Optimize all Images for the web to increase app performance and shorten load time.
    • ALT Text - Sets the text that appears if the Image fails to load. The Alt Text appears in a blank box where the Image would normally appear. It's recommend to always use Alt Text for any Images. 
    • Link - Sets the link to another Page in the app or an external URL.

      Pro Tip: Type in tel:5558675309 to link to a phone number with "5558675309" replaced with the applicable 10-digit phone number or mailto:emailaddress to open up the default email client from the app with "emailaddress" replaced with the email address you want to be sent the email.
  • Settings
    • Autoplay - Toggles on or off whether or not the slides scroll automatically. 
    • Delay - Sets how many seconds each slide will display if Autoplay is toggled on. 
    • Bullet Background Color - Sets the default color of the dots shown for each slide. There are two ways to set the Bullet Color: Click the Color Swatch to choose from the app’s Color Palette or enter the hex code in the text field.
    • Bullet Active Color - Sets the color for the active slide dot. There are two ways to set the Bullet Color: Click the Color Swatch to choose from the app’s Color Palette or enter the hex code in the text field.

Image Slide Placement Settings

The Placement Settings for the Component sets which column(s) the Component will appear. Each Page of the app can have a different number of columns that are set in the Layout section of the Page Settings. The following Placement settings are available for this Component:

  • Column Start - Sets the column where the Component will start. 
  • Column Span - Sets how many columns the Component will span. 
  • Padding - Sets how much space will appear on the top, bottom, left, and right of the Component. When building a Page with multiple Components, the Padding will determine the overall spacing between Components.
  • Display Mode - Sets how the Component is displayed. If Both is selected, the Component will always show. Both are the default option. If Optimal is selected, the Component will only show if the browser supports the app. The main supported browsers are Chrome and Safari. If Degraded is selected, the Component will only show if the browser does not support the app. The main unsupported browser is Internet Explorer.

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