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Create a simple, card-based gallery using Minimal Gallery

Minimal Gallery is a configurable group-based app that allows you create a simple, card-based gallery. It is designed to be used as a standalone gallery, or can be embedded in a web page. The Minimal Gallery presents a collection of maps, scenes, and apps as cards in a clean and simple design. The cards can be configured to display a variety of information in different ways.

 

Minimal Gallery components

Minimal Gallery includes a number of easy-to-configure components, including the following.

A – Configurable title area, editable title.

B – Option to open the group.

C – Configurable item type panel with configurable type colors.

D – Cards can be configured in a variety of ways. Options include toggling title, item info, owner, item summary, type label, and more.

Minimal Gallery components

 

Make a Minimal Gallery

Follow these steps to configure and share your own Minimal Gallery.

Step 1 – If you’ve not done so already, create a group, and add the content you want to use to the group. As a best practice, ensure that your group and the items within it have a good thumbnail, summary, and description.

Step 2 – Review the group sharing, and available filters. Open the group Settings tab.

Group Settings

And review Who can view this group? For public access, ensure that the group and its contents are shared publicly. Use other settings for use within your organization, or for group members only.

Group sharing

Step 3 – From the group Overview tab, click Share.

Share

Step 4 – In the Share dialog, click Create a Web App.

Create Web Map

Step 5 – Choose the Minimal Gallery app.

Create a New Web App

Step 6 – Click Create Web App.

Minimal Gallery card

Step 7 – Enter a title and tag(s), an optional Summary, then click Done.

Create a New Web App

This opens the configuration panels for the app.

Step 8 – Configure the app as desired.

Minimal Gallery configuration

Click the General, Theme, and Options tabs to make changes. Click Save to apply your changes; they will be seen in the preview in the configuration panel. When finished, click Close.

 

Summary

Minimal Gallery is a configurable group-based app that allows you create a simple, card-based gallery, presenting a collection of maps, scenes, and apps as cards in a clean and simple design.

 

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