Product Update: Change Default Mouse-Over & CTA Texts

Mar 27, 2014 by Arka Der Stepanian

Hotspot with customized mouse over text in an online catalog.

We’ve been working hard on bringing you a ton of new improvements, notably adding the option to change the default mouse-over and call-to-action texts. Read on to find out what other stuff is new.

Changing the default mouse-over texts for hotspots

You can now change the default mouse-over texts of each hotspot type (i.e. page link, link, product, video), per group. Here's how:

  • Click on Language & Branding.
  • Scroll down to the section Default hotspot titles.
  • Set your own default hotspot title(s).
  • Click on Save.
Language & branding pop-up in Publitas showing default hotspot titles
Changing the default mouse-over texts per hotspot type.

Changing the call-to-action button text for product hotspots (configurable per group)

It's now also possible to change the text of the call-to-action button in product hotspots. To do this:

  • Click on Language & Branding.
  • Under the section Viewer styling, set your own call-to-action text.
  • Click on Save.
Changing the call-to-action button text for product hotspots on group level.
Changing the call-to-action button text for product hotspots on group level.

Sharing products to Pinterest

Besides sharing to Facebook, Twitter, and email, end users can now also share product hotspots from your digital publications to their Pinterest profiles.

Sharing options for product hotspots.
Sharing options for product hotspots.

Sharing a publication from the desktop viewer

End users can now share a publication from the desktop viewer to Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, or via email.

Sharing options in Publitas online publications for desktop users.
Sharing options for desktop users.

Recent Updates overview

We added the Recent Updates overview to help you keep track of what we've added, improved, or fixed. You can find this overview by clicking on the Recent Updates button in the top menu bar.

The Recent Updates overview in Publitas.
The Recent Updates overview.

Removed YouTube video suggestions at the end of videos

End users will no longer get to see video suggestions when they finish watching a video in your digital catalogs.

Improved speed in Publication Editor when creating product hotspots

Our product team cast a magic spell to make sure you can create product hotspots even faster.

Automatically hide Safari's menu bar on iOS 7.1 (mobile viewer only)

We believe that your content is what makes a great customer experience—all we can do is enhance that experience. With the latest iOS update, we were able to automatically hide Safari's menu bar for iPhone users. This way, more of your content becomes visible, enabling customers to enjoy more of a full screen experience.

New Publitas publication view on iOS devices.
New view on iOS devices.

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