Skip to main content

Polotno Button

Polotno Button is a dedicated script that enables easy and efficient embedding of the Polotno Editor to any website. With just a simple button, you can give your app a new dimension of customization of any design. Like this:

Why Use Polotno Button?

There are several key reasons why implementing a Polotno button can significantly benefit your website and eventually your business.

  1. User-Friendly Designing: Online design tools, such as Polotno, push the boundaries of creativity with a precise and user-friendly UI, enabling even non-professionals users to create compelling designs. By incorporating the Polotno button into your application, you give your users the tools they need to go beyond traditional design boundaries.

  2. Seamless Integration: The Polotno button can be seamlessly incorporated into your website, without the need for heavy coding or complex functionalities.

  3. Save Time and Resources: With the Polotno button, users can effortlessly craft designs right within your platform. This could reduce the need for external design platforms or software, thereby saving time and resources.

  4. Boost Engagement: Providing users with the ability to create and customize designs can lead to increased user engagement on your platform.

How to integrate Polotno Button?

  1. Add the Polotno Button script to your website.
<script src="https://embed.polotno.com/button-v1.js"></script>
  1. Create button somewhere on your page.
<button id="polotno-button">Open Editor</button>
  1. Initialize Polotno Button with your API key.
const button = document.getElementById('polotno-button');
button.addEventListener('click', () => {
window.createPolotnoEditor({
key: 'my-api-key',
sections: ['photos', 'text', 'elements', 'upload', 'background', 'layers'],
onPublish: ({ dataURL, json }) => {
// do something with generated image
// also you can save json somewhere and load it later
},
});
});

Demo

Polotno Button Options

The Polotno Button can be customized to fit your needs.

function inchesToPx(inches) {
var dpi = 72; // dots per inch
return inches * dpi;
}

window.createPolotnoEditor({
key: 'my-api-key',
// select sections you want to show
sections: [
'photos',
'text',
'elements',
'upload',
'background',
'layers',
'size',
],
defaultSection: 'photos', // what section open by default
// initial size of the canvas
width: inchesToPx(20),
height: inchesToPx(10),
// load template from json file
jsonUrl:
'https://api.polotno.com/templates/2021-10-25-instagram-post-sunday-reminder.json',
// load template from json object
json: {
// json object of the design
},
// change default text of the publish button
publishLabel: 'Save',
onPublish: ({ dataURL, json }) => {
document.getElementById('result').src = dataURL;
console.log('json', json);
},
// optionally you can react to any change in the editor
// for example temporary save design somewhere to restore it later via jsonUrl
// you may need to save JSON manually to your server
onChange: ({ json }) => {
console.log('json', json);
},
// you can pass initial uploads to the editor
// they will be shown in the upload section
uploads: [
{
url: 'https://example.com/image.jpg',
preview: 'https://example.com/image.jpg',
},
],
// you can enable or disable animations
// by default animations are disabled
// warning - editor can't export into video or gif yet
// you have to use Cloud API or your own server for that
animationsEnabled: true,
});