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Standard Place

Welcome to Alosantâ„¢ Product Highlight! In this highlight, we look at the features used for a Standard Place.

A Standard Place requires no payment or reservation and brings together interchangeable features like Curated Lists, Directions, Hours of Operation, and Call/Text/Email Buttons.

Provide a resident with information about your community pool or clubhouse with Standard Place features.

Features

To highlight the most commonly used features for a Standard Place, we split them up into four simple sections.

  1. Scenario
  2. Solution
  3. How You Set it Up
  4. How it Works for Your Resident

Personalization

Provide curated content for the in-app experience.

Scenario: Display resident-owned businesses within curated lists and menus.

Curated Lists & Tags

Make it easy to find a list of similar amenities by adding a Tag.

  • How You Set it Up: Create a smart button with the list places function. Add a Tag to a place page to display it within that specific list.
  • How it Works: Resident clicks on a designated smart button located at the top of the Home Feed and views associated amenities.

Scenario: Inform resident the tennis court has opened for the summer.

Triggers

Control what place page appears on the Home Feed.

  • How You Set it Up: Create a place page and a Trigger to pin it to the Home Feed.
  • How it Works: Resident opens the app to tailored amenities on their Home Feed.

Scenario: Showcase the Union Square shopping complex amenities together in one menu.

Custom Menu

Design an organized list of places through a Custom Menu.

  • How You Set it Up: Create a Custom Menu and add associated pages.
  • How it Works: Resident opens the sidebar to navigate through the Custom Menu.

Automation

Automated features provide easy access to a place.

Scenario: Inform a resident of the marketplace hours of operation.

Open & Closed Hours

Display places Open & Closed Hours.

  • How You Set it Up: Create a place page and define the days and hours of operation within week days. Add any set closures within temporary closed until.
  • How it Works: Resident sees the hours of operation or temporary closure within a place page tile.

Scenario: Bypass the need for scrolling through a menu.

Search Bar

Allow a resident to search for a place page.

  • How You Set it Up: Create a Custom Menu to activate a pre-programmed Search Bar.
  • How it Works: Resident selects the Search Bar in the upper right corner of a Custom Menu and types keywords to search.

Smart Buttons

Use a button to pre-populate information allowing a resident to perform quick actions.

Scenario: Contact the HOA manager for questions regarding the clubhouse.

Call/Text/Email Buttons

Give access to a community contact using buttons that open the default phone, messaging, or email application on a device.

  • How You Set it Up: Create a smart button with the call, text, or email function. Insert a phone number or email address.
  • How it Works: Resident taps the Call, Text, or Email Button within a place page to activate the device app with pre-populated information.

Scenario: Give directions to your newly built park.

Directions

Provide directions to a place by connecting to the device default mapping app.

  • How You Set it Up: Create a place page and add the location or GPS coordinates to generate Directions.
  • How it Works: Resident clicks on the smart button within the place page to open the default mapping app to show turn-by-turn directions to that place.

Scenario: Showcase photos of an amenity.

Image Gallery

Display multiple images in a gallery format.

  • How You Set it Up: Create a smart button with the image gallery function. Upload your desired pictures and add the button within the place page.
  • How it Works: Resident clicks on the smart button and views images through a modal over the place page.

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