Action: Open Overlay

Actions are single-event operations to trigger something specific to happen within your ad build. 

Any asset, text box, shape or hitbox can have a corresponding action set to it. Just select the object you’d like to set an action to, and the "Actions" section  will appear in the Properties panel on the right.

 

Open Overlay Action – The Open Overlay Action will open another overlay screen.

Select Open Overlay from the actions dropdown menu

  

Action On – the event that will trigger the action. 

 

Click – user click triggers the action

 

  • Screen – the screen in the ad unit that will launch/open
  • Disable Background – removes the greyed out background leaving page content fully visible
  • Background Color – you can change the color of the background by clicking in this field and selecting a color and clicking “OK”
  • Gradient – if selected, you can choose a gradient color and rotation
  • Background Transparency - you can set the opacity of the background (0%=fully visible to 100%=invisible
  • Hide Close Button – if selected, the default “x” close button will not appear
  • Close Button Icon – click the input box to upload a custom close button icon image here (the asset manager will open, just select or upload the image you want to use)
  • Close on Timer – automatically closes the ad after a specified number of seconds
    • Seconds – specify the number of seconds before auto closing the unit
    • Show Timer – if selected, the timer will display at the top of the ad
    • Cancel close timer on engagement – cancels the close on timer action if the user engages with the ad unit – includes hovering over the ad for 2+ seconds
  • Close on Click Through – Automatically closes ad if user clicks through to URL
  • Report Label - (optional) append a unique label for the Open Overlay action - will display in campaigns and reporting 

 Hover Over – triggers action on mouse hover over

  • Screen – the screen in the ad unit that will launch/open
  • Disable Background – removes the greyed out background leaving page content fully visible
  • Background Color – you can change the color of the background by clicking in this field and selecting a color and clicking “OK”
  • Gradient – if selected, you can choose a gradient color and rotation
  • Background Transparency - you can set the opacity of the background (0%=fully visible to 100%=invisible
  • Hide Close Button – if selected, the default “x” close button will not appear
  • Close Button Icon – click the input box to upload a custom close button icon image here (the asset manager will open, just select or upload the image you want to use)
  • Close on Timer – automatically closes the ad after a specified number of seconds
    • Seconds – specify the number of seconds before auto closing the unit
    • Show Timer – if selected, the timer will display at the top of the ad
    • Cancel close timer on engagement – cancels the close on timer action if the user engages with the ad unit – includes hovering over the ad for 2+ seconds
  • Close on Click Through – Automatically closes ad if user clicks through to URL
  • Report Label - (optional) append a unique label for the Open Overlay action - will display in campaigns and reporting

 

Hover Off – triggers action on mouse hover off

 

  • Screen – the screen in the ad unit that will launch/open
  • Disable Background – removes the greyed out background leaving page content fully visible
  • Background Color – you can change the color of the background by clicking in this field and selecting a color and clicking “OK”
  • Gradient – if selected, you can choose a gradient color and rotation
  • Background Transparency - you can set the opacity of the background (0%=fully visible to 100%=invisible
  • Hide Close Button – if selected, the default “x” close button will not appear
  • Close Button Icon – click the input box to upload a custom close button icon image here (the asset manager will open, just select or upload the image you want to use)
  • Close on Timer – automatically closes the ad after a specified number of seconds
    • Seconds – specify the number of seconds before auto closing the unit
    • Show Timer – if selected, the timer will display at the top of the ad
    • Cancel close timer on engagement – cancels the close on timer action if the user engages with the ad unit – includes hovering over the ad for 2+ seconds
  • Close on Click Through – Automatically closes ad if user clicks through to URL
  • Report Label - (optional) append a unique label for the Open Overlay action - will display in campaigns and reporting

 

Timed – set the amount of time in seconds for the action to trigger

 

  • Screen – the screen in the ad unit that will launch/open
  • Frequency – set the frequency of how often you want the ad to automatically open
  • Delay – in seconds (how long for the action to happen)
  • Cancel on engagement – cancels the close on timer action if the user engages with the ad unit – includes hovering over the ad for 2+ seconds
  • Disable Background – removes the greyed out background leaving page content fully visible
  • Background Color – you can change the color of the background by clicking in this field and selecting a color and clicking “OK”
  • Gradient – if selected, you can choose a gradient color and rotation
  • Background Transparency - you can set the opacity of the background (0%=fully visible to 100%=invisible
  • Hide Close Button – if selected, the default “x” close button will not appear
  • Close Button Icon – click the input box to upload a custom close button icon image here (the asset manager will open, just select or upload the image you want to use)
  • Close on Timer – automatically closes the ad after a specified number of seconds
    • Seconds – specify the number of seconds before auto closing the unit
    • Show Timer – if selected, the timer will display at the top of the ad
    • Cancel close timer on engagement – cancels the close on timer action if the user engages with the ad unit – includes hovering over the ad for 2+ seconds
  • Close on Click Through – Automatically closes ad if user clicks through to URL
  • Report Label - (optional) append a unique label for the Open Overlay action - will display in campaigns and reporting

 

In View – triggers action when ad comes into view

  • Screen – the screen in the ad unit that will launch/open
  • Frequency – set the frequency of how often you want the ad to automatically open
  • Disable Background – removes the greyed out background leaving page content fully visible
  • Background Color – you can change the color of the background by clicking in this field and selecting a color and clicking “OK”
  • Gradient – if selected, you can choose a gradient color and rotation
  • Background Transparency - you can set the opacity of the background (0%=fully visible to 100%=invisible
  • Hide Close Button – if selected, the default “x” close button will not appear
  • Close Button Icon – click the input box to upload a custom close button icon image here (the asset manager will open, just select or upload the image you want to use)
  • Close on Timer – automatically closes the ad after a specified number of seconds
    • Seconds – specify the number of seconds before auto closing the unit
    • Show Timer – if selected, the timer will display at the top of the ad
    • Cancel close timer on engagement – cancels the close on timer action if the user engages with the ad unit – includes hovering over the ad for 2+ seconds
  • Close on Click Through – Automatically closes ad if user clicks through to URL
  • Report Label - (optional) append a unique label for the Open Overlay action - will display in campaigns and reporting

 

Mobile Swipe –  triggers action on user swipe of ad content - available for left/right and up/down swiping

  • Screen – the screen in the ad unit that will launch/open
  • Transition – The animation effect - Slide, Fade or Push
    • Slide – Screen slides left, right, up or down
    • Fade – Screen crossfades to the next
    • Push – Screen pushes page content down or up
  • Transition Time – default is set at 300ms – speed of the transition animation
  • Direction (only for Slide) – Up, Down, Left, Right, X-Auto (auto detect)
  • Report Label - (optional) append a unique label for the Go To Screen action - will display in campaigns and reporting

 

Mobile Shake – triggers action when user shakes device

  • Screen – the screen in the ad unit that will launch/open
  • Transition – The animation effect - Slide, Fade or Push
    • Slide – Screen slides left, right, up or down
    • Fade – Screen crossfades to the next
    • Push – Screen pushes page content down or up
  • Transition Time – default is set at 300ms – speed of the transition animation
  • Direction (only for Slide) – Up, Down, Left, Right, X-Auto (auto detect)
  • Report Label - (optional) append a unique label for the Go To Screen action - will display in campaigns and reporting

 

* To Add multiple actions, select “Add Action”: