Embedding assets

Acquia DAM makes it easy to share links to assets in your digital asset manager, or embed those assets on a web page or email. Admins and contributors may access the links.

Sharing a page link

Complete the following steps to obtain a page link that loads Acquia DAM with the asset loaded:

  1. Sign in to Acquia DAM.
  2. Either search for an asset, or browse the folder hierarchy to find an asset.
  3. Double-click on the asset you want to share.
  4. In the Asset Details dialog, click the Get the permanent link for this asset icon.
  5. In the Get Links dialog, in the Page Links section, select a page link to share:
    • Brand Connect - A URL to load the asset in Brand Connect. The user must have permission to access Brand Connect to load the page.
    • Webdam admin - A URL to load the asset in Acquia DAM. The user must have permission to access Acquia DAM.

Sharing an embeddable link

Complete the following steps to obtain a link that you can share or paste into a web page:

  1. Sign in to Acquia DAM.
  2. Either search for an asset, or browse the folder hierarchy to find an asset.
  3. Double-click on the asset you want to share.
  4. In the Asset Details dialog, click the Get the permanent link for this asset icon.
  5. In the Get Links dialog, under the Direct and Embeddable Links section, select the size of the embeddable image in pixels.
  6. Select an embeddable link to share:
    • Direct link - A unique URL for the asset
    • Embeddable link - An HTML snippet that can be pasted into a web page

Other sharing methods

In addition to sharing page links or embeddable links, you can also share assets in the following ways:

  • Carousel - code bundles to rotate the display of several assets on other websites or platforms
  • Embeddable Downloads - code bundles to display assets on other websites or platforms

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