Interfaces

This collection of articles discusses creating and editing Interfaces using the new Interface Builder

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33 articles in this collection
Written by Michael Fatica, Bryan Nye, and Brenda Moe

Introduction to the Interface Builder

This article covers the MetaLocator Interface Builder which allows you to create interfaces using a point-and-click user interface.
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Using the AutoFind feature

Leverage nearby results as the initial state of the Interface
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Branding your Interface with the Interface Builder

Modify icons, buttons, colors and styles using the Interface Builder
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Creating a product finder

Product finders show locations that stock a specific product or product category
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Field Templates

Add logic and custom HTML output at the field level using field templates
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Customizing the Search Form

Add and remove fields to the search, control labels and required fields
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Distance display and units

MetaLocator can display distance in KM and Miles and in custom formats
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The radius dropdown

Using the radius search option
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Written by Bryan Nye
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Controlling the map marker popup

Understanding behavior options and the map marker popup window content.
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Live Search

Live search updates the map as the user makes changes to the map and search form
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Interstitial Search

Interstitial search options are required inputs before the search is displayed.
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Options for Buy Online

There are many options for online results in your locator. These results are commonly online retailers who sell or service your products
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Redirecting users based on search results

MetaLocator can redirect users to a link in your results automatically
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Results ordering and sorting levels

Sort results by any field including name or custom fields
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Written by Bryan Nye
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Adding Custom fonts to the Interface Builder

Pro and higher accounts can add custom CSS and JavaScript to support custom fonts
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Grouping results

Results can be grouped on a specific field in the interface builder
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Bind to Domain

MetaLocator can output a content security policy preventing embed of your Interface on other Websites
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Custom CSS

Pro and higher users can provide custom CSS
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Written by Bryan Nye
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Best practices for phone numbers in results

Ensure phone numbers are properly formatted and trackable in results.
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Written by Bryan Nye
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