Social features

This feature is only available for customers with Acquia DAM Classic Brand Connect.

Administrators can enable liking, commenting, and view and download counts of assets in Brand Connect, which helps bring successful and popular assets to the forefront.

This document covers the following topics:

Turning on social features

To turn on the social features of Acquia DAM Classic:

  1. Log in to Acquia DAM Classic and then click Brands in the top navigation.
  2. Click Edit for the Brand Connect portal you want to configure.
  3. In the top navigation, select Settings.
  4. Check the box next to Enable/Disable Social to enable the social features. When enabled, users may like and comment on assets.
  5. Select the check box next to Enable/Disable download and view count to enable download and view counts. When enabled, users can see how many times an asset has been viewed and downloaded.
  6. Click SAVE when finished.

Here is an example of an asset with both features enabled:

An asset with social features enabled

Using social features

Once enabled, users can use the various social features.

  • Like: Users may like assets by clicking the Like icon icon on the asset thumbnail or asset details page.
  • Comment: Users can comment by clicking the Comment icon icon on the asset thumbnail or the Comments section of the asset details page. All comments will be visible to users with view permissions to that asset.
  • Views: The view count will display next to the Views icon icon on the thumbnail and asset details page.
  • Downloads: The number of downloads will display next to the Downloads icon icon on the asset thumbnail and details page.