Alignment

Posted a year ago

This Glitch project template lets you create your own Character Alignment page. It’s a simple project, but there is something pretty cool happening under the hood.

When you share your page, Facebook and Twitter will show a screenshot of your page without you having to do anything extra. This is achieved using a little screenshot app I created as a separate project.

(Side note: For now I only use it for the Alignment project, but I might turn it into its own thing with proper API. Or you can just remix it and make your own.)

This way, you have two versions of your page:

The image version is what’s used for the social media thumbnail. Neat!

And here’s one way you can use this project: