Unit Elements can consist of hashtags, mentions, and links. It is important to include Elements in addition to your Project Brief and Post Description as they help Creators know what must be included in their post. You can add Elements as either required or optional for Creators to use. The following article will walk you through the different types of Blog Post Elements you can add and how to include them in your Units.
Blog Post Elements
Sponsorship disclosure is the FTC compliant way to let the public know that a post is Sponsored, and by whom. Disclosure options are automatically included for Creators to choose from, however for Blog Posts you will need to enter the link to the brand website which you need referenced within the Disclosure statement. To the right of the website, be sure to type the brand name exactly as you would like it to appear. This will appear to Creators as an Element they can simply click to insert.
If you would like to add a specific link for Creators to include within the body of their post, click the dropdown to Add Elements and select Link. From here you will be able to enter a link URL and the anchor text that you would like used for it's wording.
Hosted Images are images that you provide for Creators to use in their posts. These images will be permanently stored on our servers. To add a Hosted Image, click the dropdown to Add Elements and select Hosted Image. From there, follow the steps below:
- Click Add an Image.
- A pop-up will appear where you can select what image you would like to provide to the Creators.
- Once your image has loaded, you can crop the image to the size you would like and then select Crop Image.
- If you would like this image to be required by Creators, select the checkbox for Required by the Creator.
HTML Snippets can be used to include a video or image for Creators to add to their post. Creators will be able to copy and paste this code directly into their HTML. To add an HTML Snippet, click the dropdown to Add Elements and select HTML Snippet. From there, follow the steps below
- Paste your snippet into the box provided.
- If you would like this snippet to be required by Creators, select the checkbox for Required by the Creator.
Third Party Tracking Pixel
A Third Party Tracking Pixel can be anything from a UTM tag to a MOAT tag. To add a Third Party Tracking Pixel, click the dropdown to Add Elements and select Third Party Tracking Pixel. From there, paste the HTML to be used by Creators.
Once you have included all of the Elements you would like Creators to use for their posts, click Save Changes at the bottom right.