4 - Platform / Storefront

Set up URL for your mobile applications

Okast allows you to develop your mobile applications on Android and iOS. As on the desktop versions of your platforms, you can set up internal redirection URLs but these applications URLs have a particular configuration so that they can work. The format of the application URL app://XXXX EX: app://playlists/ The different applications URLs available To […]

Create friendly URL for the pages of your platform

A “friendly URL” is a URL that is easy to read and includes words that describe the content of a page. Setting up this type of URL is “friendly” in two ways: by helping visitors navigate your site and by helping describe the page to search engines. You can now create them for the pages […]

Put widgets on your platform

Widgets are new types of components that you can now set up from your back office.  What is a widget, where and how to set it up? What is a widget? A widget is an interactive tool that will allow, for example, to display information or entertainment or to give access to different services (articles, […]

Configuration of your platform: labels, playlists, triggers, recording, etc.

From your back office, you can configure your platform on different aspects.   Go to Platform > Configuration : User Registration You can either choose to display the offer page before creating an account or request an account before displaying the offer page. Player audio/video You can enable or disable the up/next and mirror modes. […]

Create and import users from your back office

Your users have different ways to register to your platform and to subscribe to your offers. It is possible to create or import users directly from your back office. Go to Analysis reports > Users then in the dahsboard listing your different users, you have the choice between “Create a user” and “Users import” : […]

Add castings in smartlists with OKAST

Are you already familiar with the use of smartlists and with the creation of castings ? It is now possible with OKAST to add castings in your smartlists. How is it working? Let’s talk about it now. How add castings in smartlists? When you create a smartlist, you include elements from your library. Previously, you […]

The “dialog” box on the components (mosaics and carroussels)

We have optimized the dialog on your page components to make it more dynamic and modern. The dialog is a display option that allows your viewers to have more information about your content without having to click on it to open the content page. By holding the mouse over the content a bit, the content […]

Create a banner or a slider on the homepage of your platform

It is quite common to see big banners on the homepage of streaming platforms in order to display a brand banner, highlight the latest content or playlists, propose promotions or news. OKAST shows you how to do all 3 at the same time!   Whatever the need, here are the steps to follow to display […]