Administrator Dashboard

Marketplace Settings

The marketplace’s Settings page allows administrators to configure the marketplace. You must have administrator privileges for your marketplace in order to see Settings in the left navigation menu. View App URL The View App URL allows this dashboard to link to the app details page that you have implemented on your website or product. Variables…

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Viewing and Approving Apps

All apps within the Marketplace follow a life cycle. Developers create and publish apps while administrators inspect and approve apps. Applications are not displayed on the Marketplace until approved by an administrator and apps are not displayed on the Management Dashboard until a developer publishes the app. Life Cycle Steps: In Development Pending Approval In…

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Viewing and Approving Reviews

Reviews are Not Recommended Our goal is to hep you create the best possible app store and that’s why we generally don’t recommend adding ratings and reviews functionality. In recent years many sites (most notably Netflix) have dropped their rating and review system. There are several reasons for this and it has to do with…

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Managing Admin Users

Admin users are users that you can invite to view, modify and approve apps using the Administrator Dashboard. New administrators can be added by clicking your name in the top-right navigation bar then by clicking the User Management link. Once on the user management page, a user can be invited by clicking the  and adding the…

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Configuring Webhooks

The marketplace webhook URL can be configured by logging into the Management Dashboard and clicking the Settings button on the left navigation menu then clicking the Endpoints tab. Webhooks allow you to programatically subscribe to different events that will be posted to your URL as they occur. You must have administrator privileges for your marketplace in order…

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Developer Email Style

The style of you’re developer emails can be configured by logging into your OpenChannel dashboard at my.openchannel.io and clicking on Settings -> Emails. When you turn on developer emails, a button “Customize Style” will appear that will allow you to customize the style of the emails. You must have administrator privileges for your marketplace in…

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Developer Email Content

The content of you’re developer emails can be configured by logging into your OpenChannel dashboard at my.openchannel.io and clicking on Settings -> Emails. When you turn on developer emails, a button “Customize Content” will appear that will allow you to customize the content of the emails. You must have administrator privileges for your marketplace in…

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Configuring Developer Emails

When a marketplace administrator approves or rejects an app, developers can be automatically notified with an email. Automatic email notification can be enabled by logging into the OpenChannel dashboard at my.openchannel.io and clicking on Settings -> Emails. You must have administrator privileges for your marketplace in order to see Settings in the left navigation menu. When…

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Setting Up Payments with Stripe

Setting up marketplace payments with Stripe allows your marketplace to process payments and automatically split the amount between yourself and developers. It’s the quickest and easiest way to accept payments on your marketplace. For example, let’s say that the marketplace commission is set to 20%. If a user purchases an app for $10.00: The user’s…

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