Socxly has tried to make the Short Link Record intuitive and easy with simple icons associated to ‘Smart Features’ apart from standard icons for QR, Share & Copy
The Construct of a Socxly Short Link Record
Socxly Smart Feature Icons
Social Card – (has 3 icon states)
Pixel Code – (has 2 icon states)
CTA (Call to Action) Banner – (has 2 icon states)
UTM Parameter (always green if associated)
URI parameters (always green if associated)
Post / Share – (has 2 icon states)
Standard Action Icons
QR Code (Icon to Download QR code associated with the Short Link)
Post / Share Icon (this and the Icon above for Post / Share have same functionality)
Copy Short Link Icon (to Copy only the Short Link without any related OG or Post Text)
Bookmark not applied to short link
Bookmark applied to short link
Social Card is an important Socxly feature to make your Short Link marketable and appealing to Users on Social Media.
Social Media channels use Open Graph as the Standard to show your Content with Image, Title & Description, although this may vary in some Social channels and the type of content.
Social Card feature of Socxly allows you to View / Edit the Title, Description & Image (Open Graph info) associated with a Short Link and make it appealing for Posting / Sharing on Social Media.
3 States of a Social Card Icon
If Social Card is only Grey (without a Red Dot), it indicates that the original Long URL associated with the Short Link has proper OG (open graph) info of Title, Description & Image and you may use it as it is for posting / sharing.
Click here to learn how to Post / Share a Short Link with a Post Text to various Social Channels or Email or just Copy and paste it in any app
If Post / Share Icon is Grey, it indicates that you have NOT Posted / Shared this Short Link yet to any Social Media channels or other apps
2 States of Pixel Code Icon
If Pixel Code Icon is Grey, it indicates that you have NOT associated or removed any Pixel Code with this Short Link yet
2 States of a CTA Banner
If CTA Banner Icon is Grey, it indicates that you have NOT associated any CTA Banner with this Short Link
UTM Icon has only one State which is Green
If a UTM is associated with a Short Link, then it will appear in Green for the respective Short Link, else it will not appear
URI Icon has only one State which is Green
If a URI is associated with a Short Link, then it will appear in Green for the respective Short Link, else it will not appear