Trending Conversations - Vertical

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V3 Tool

This feature is only available on V3 platform or later.

Highlight the stories that are resonating with your community and feature the stories that are trending on your site, based on the recent number of comments, using the Trending Conversations tool.

<div class="viafoura">
  <vf-trending-articles
    title="Trending Articles"
    limit="5"
    days-published="7"
    trend-window="1"
    sort="comments"
    view="full"
    vf-container-id="currentPageContainer"
  >  
  </vf-trending-articles>
</div>

Trending Conversations can be configured using parameters outlined below.
Installation parameters:

Name

Description

Accepted Values

Default

vf-container-id

The container id of the current page.

Is used to exclude the current page from results.

This is not required if the vf:container_id meta tag has been set on the page.

The value of meta vf:container_id"

title

The title you want displayed at the top of the plugin.

Trending Articles

limit

The maximum number of articles to show.

1 to 100

5

days-published

The number of days since the article was created. This is also referred to as the article age. Use 'all' to specify all articles regardless of age.

1 to 30, all

7

trend-window

This determines the size of the trend window in hours. For example, when set to 1, a list is retrieved with the articles that have received the most comments in the past 1 hour.

trend-window must be less than or equal to the days-published or there will be no articles to return.

1 to 48

1

sort

Used to determine how articles are sorted in the list. Currently this list can only be sorted by comment count, but more options will be made available in the future.

comments

comments

view

What style of widget to display.

full or condensed

full

Full widget example

Condensed widget example


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