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Facebook Image Rotator/Spinner/Slider

Prerequisites

  • Create a Facebook Application at www.facebook.com/developers so that you will have an app secret and appid. The user or page whose photos will be pulled in must then add this application to their profile so that it will have access.
  • Sitefinity web.config
  • Add to configSections:

<section name="facebookSettings" type="Facebook.FacebookConfigurationSection"/>
<section name="canvasSettings" type="Facebook.Web.CanvasConfigurationSettings"/>
  • Add sections themselves
<facebookSettings
appSecret="YOURAPPSECRET"
appId="YOUR_APPID" />
<canvasSettings
canvasPageUrl="http://apps.facebook.com/graphtoolkit/"
authorizeCancelUrl="http://apps.facebook.com/graphtoolkit/home/cancel" />
  • Add to system.webServer / handlers
<add name="facebookredirect.axd" verb="*" path="facebookredirect.axd"
type="Facebook.Web.FacebookAppRedirectHttpHandler, Facebook.Web" />
Add to system.web / httpHandlers
<add verb="*" path="facebookredirect.axd"
type="Facebook.Web.FacebookAppRedirectHttpHandler, Facebook.Web" />

Sitefinity Configuration

FacebookImageRotatorConfig.png
  • Facebook Page Id – This is simply the user id for the feed you would like to pull in. You can get it by visiting the page and investigating the URL
    • Example for https://www.facebook.com/pages/Spirit-of-Hope-Youth-Ranch/66363425238 use 66363425238
  • Album Name – Leave this blank to pull from all albums, or specify an album name to only use images from that album.
  • Maximum Images – This is the number of images to use in the widget.
  • Rotation Timer Seconds – The number of seconds between images changes.
  • Width – The width of the widget.
  • Height – The height of the widget.

Flickr Image Rotator/Spinner/Slider

Prerequisites

  • Have or Create a Flickr account.

Sitefinity Configuration

FlickrImageRotatorConfig.png
  • Flickr User Id – This is simply the user id for the feed you would like to pull in.
  • Maximum Images – This is the number of images to use in the widget.
  • Rotation Timer Seconds – The number of seconds between images changes.
  • Width – The width of the widget.
  • Height – The height of the widget.

YouTube Video Rotator/Spinner/Slider

Prerequisites

  • Have or Create a YouTube account.

Sitefinity Configuration

YouTubeVideoRotatorConfig.png
  • YouTube User Name – This is simply the user name of the users whose videos you would like to pull in.
  • Maximum Videos – This is the number of videos to use in the widget.
  • Rotation Timer Seconds – The number of seconds between videos changes.
  • Width – The width of the widget.
  • Height – The height of the widget.

Social Bookmark Bar Widget

Sitefinity Configuration

socialShareBarConfiguration.png
  • Title for untitled pages: Specify a default title
  • Checkboxes: Specify which social media outlets to enable

Last edited Jan 26, 2011 at 2:15 AM by druttka, version 6

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