Discovery Template

This template helps you create a discovery site with upvoting functionality like Product Hunt. Below is how the Airtable fields are mapped and displayed in the site.

Airtable fields mapped and displayed in a row

Airtable fields mapped and displayed in a modal

Field descriptions

TitleThis identifies the record. In this template, we use this to display the product's name
Title URLThis adds a link to the title's URL
SubtitleThis is displayed beneath the title. We use this field to display a short description of the product
LogoThis displays a logo of the product
Youtube URLA video of the product that is displayed inside a modal in a gallery view
DescriptionThis displays a paragraph inside a modal. This will contain a detailed description of the product
VotesStores the number of upvotes for each product
Filter 1 & 2Determines what the user can filter on. The filter options that populate the tags/fields are added in the Filters table

Add a new record to the Discovery Template

In this example, we will add Behance to our list of products

  1. In the Airtable site-content table, click on a blank row and click the + button

  2. Fill in the columns title (Behance), subtitle (Behance is a social media platform owned by Adobe...)

  3. Upload a logo in the Logo column by clicking the + button

  4. In the image upload modal, drag and drop the image file and click Upload. Alternatively, you can drag and drop the image file directly onto the row

    Uploaded attachment
  5. Adding images to gallery is similar to uploading a logo except instead of uploading a single image, you can select multiple images to upload using the upload modal

    Upload multiple images
  6. Click Upload when you have selected all the images you want to upload

    Image Gallery
  7. If you have a video you want to show, add the URL to the Youtube URL column

  8. Lets add a filter option for this new record. In the Filters table, click the record in column Filter 1

  9. Click the + button, enter a Social Media and click Create a new option named Soocial Media

  10. Lets add the filter Social Media to our record. In the site-content table, scroll to the Filter 1 column

  11. Click the + button in the field and enter Social Media in the search box.

  12. Click Create a new option named Social Media

  13. Refresh your site and you will able to see the newly created record

    Upload multiple images

    Gallery view in modal