You have to configure your push settings first, which you could do by going to settings section & click on Zone > Push > Configuration
In regard to Configure your APNS(Apple Push Notification Card), click on the configure button present on ‘Apple Push Notification Card’ & enter required certificate key’s.
In regard to Configure your GCM(Google Cloud Messaging), click on the configure button present on 'Google Cloud Messaging’ & enter required GCM api key & package id
In regard to Configure your ADM(Amazon Device Messaging), click on the configure button present on 'Amazon Device Messaging’ & enter required client ID & client secret key.
Settings for OS (Android or iOS)
You have many options for push notifications as per different OS. Please review the options for respective OS below:
Content Available –
Custom Keys –
Collapse Key –
Delay While Idel –
Custom key –
Limits – You could set limits on Push notifications w.r.t number of days.
Priority – You could set priority among the types of Push notifications such as Trial based, Location based etc.. as lets say you have allowed maximum of two types of push notifications for certain app & you have created 5 push push notification types for that app, & all the conditions satisfy at around same time so normally the front end user will get all 5 notifications but due to the limits applied only two notifications will be sent as per the priority set here.
Time Gap – You could set the time gap between any number of notifications to avoid ??.
Tags – ??
Message Center – You could select this option, so that even if your app user swiped the push notification by mistake, he/she could find the notification message in a certain section of the app.
Landing Page Creator – You could activate the landing page option from settings, so when you’ll be creating any push notification you’ll see an option to upload landing page. You could also enable the option to save the landing page for later.
Audience Segment – In this section you’ll see all the ??
Real Time Push Setting – In-case any push notification get failed to deliver, then you could set the time after which system will try to deliver the push notification again & also set the maximum time till it’ll keep happening.
App version – ??
Content Version – ??
Different types of Notifications
Standard & Rich Notifications on Notification bar
While creating any trial you’ll see two options Standard & Rich, you could choose any of theme depending on your requirement. By selecting any of these options(hyperlink) a popup will appear on which you could choose the notification style.
Standard – ??
Rich – ??
Standard Notification in App
While creating any trial you’ll see two options Standard & Rich under 'Display in App’ option (if selected), you could choose any of theme depending on your requirement. By selecting any of these options(hyperlink) a popup will appear on which you could choose the notification style.
Standard – ??
Rich – ??
Different Push Types
Location Based Push notification
Location Based Push Notification – You could send push notifications based on end user’s location in real time or end user’s location history also.
To implement Location type push notifications, you have to go to Mego Push plugin & click on 'Create’ card & then click on 'Location Based’
Creating a push notification – Select the required options & click on 'Save’ button to upload the notification content & specifications.
After clicking on save button, you’ll go on below shown page, where you could set your preferences
'More Info’ Tab – You could select notification’s Header, Text, Deeplink & Sound.
'Set Location’ Tab – You could set location & radial area in this tab for which you want to send the notification.
'Set Action’ Tab – ??
'Set Action’ Tab –
'Review’ Tab – In this tab you could view the final settings of the notification which is being created,
you could set the Linguistic preferences, Delivery schedule & could send the Test push notifications which will go on sandbox devices.
At last you could click on 'Save’ button to complete the location based notification process.
Automation Push notification
Automation Push Notification – You could send automated push notifications to front-end user on the basis of rules. You select multiple rules(If created) in the dropdown to create notification. However, in-case there is no rule created, you’ll first have to create events & rules.
As soon as you select the Rule(s) from dropdown, few more options regarding push notification settings will appear below.
You could select any option(Notification Bar, In App Prompt or 'Message Center’) as per your requirement & depending upon your choice few more fields will appear below.
Events (Update) based push notification
Event (Update) Based Push Notification – You could send push notifications on the basis of new app update available or new content available or both. You could select any option as per your requirement & click on 'OK’ button to proceed further.
Once you click on 'OK’ button, you’ll be redirected on below screen.
'Main Info’ Tab – You could set the Header, Text, Deeplink & Expiry Time for notification under this tab & click on 'Next’ button to proceed further.
'Advance Targeting’ Tab – Under this tab you could target the push notification smartly by setting various parameters for the notification.
Device Info – You could set filters for notification involving User Type, OS Version, Connection Type.
Personal Info – You could filter the notifications on basis of Personal info(Age, Gender) of front end users.
Demographic Info – You could filter the notifications on basis of Demographic info(Interests, Behaviour) of front end users.
Once your Advance targeting is done you could click on 'Next’ button to proceed further or you could directly Skip this part incase you don’t need advance targeting.
'Review’ Tab – You could review the settings under this tab & set the Linguistic preferences & schedule of push notification which is being created. The push notification could be set according to your selected timezone or that timezones of frontend user.
Trial Based Push notification
Trial Based Push Notification – You could send push notifications on the basis of Trials & Subscriptions applied on app.
To create trial type Push notification, you have to go to Mego Push plugin & click on Create card & then click on 'Trials & Subscriptions’ card.
You have to choose the type 'Trial’ or 'Subscription’ for which you want to send the notification. Depending upon the type selected, the buttons will appear below.
For Trial there will be 'Trial Activated’, 'Trial Remaining’ & 'Trial Expired’.
If you selected Subscription there will be 'Renewed’, 'Remaining’ & 'Expired’ options below.
'Trial’ option is shown selected
'Subscription’ option is shown selected
You could select Display area(Notification Bar or in App Prompt) & Style(Standard) of the notification.
Once all options are selected on above screen & you click on 'OK’ button. You’ll be redirected on a screen(Shown below) where you could enter the notification content
Header – You have to enter the notification header in this field.
Icon – By clicking on the edit icon, you could upload icon for notification.
Type – You could select 'General’ & 'Personalize’. General – If you selected this type, that means same notification message will be visible to all front-end users. Personalize – If you select this type, that means you could enter the personalized message for front-end users(for e.g. Notification message will include front-end user’s name ), but this type will only work if the system has the required data, such as User’s name.
Text – Enter the text which you want to show on Notification.
Link – In-case you want to open a certain inapp page on the click of this push notification, you could enter the app’s deep link in this field.
Push users – You could control the push notification sending using these options, if you want the push notification to appear only once, then select 'Once’ & select the values in dropdown accordingly. if you want the push notification to appear multiple times, then select 'Repeat’ & select the values in dropdown accordingly.
Display Type – If you select this option(Strict), that means the frontend user could not just swipe the push notification, he/she’ll have to click on the push notification to make it disappear.
Delivery – Immediately is selected by default. Under which you could set the time at which the push ??
Custom Push Messages
Custom Push Notification – ??
Test Send Push Messages
After your push notification(any type) is created, you could test the notification that how it looks on device, if it what you wanted. You could test the push notification by clicking on 'Test Push’ button, after which the push notification will go to the devices in your link Sandbox Environmenttext