Keeping relevant with your customers is easy with push notifications, sending instant push notifications to all the customers that have your Apps in their devices is a great way to promote and keep informed.
Configure One Signal
Create your One Signal Account
Go to this link https://onesignal.com/ click on Sign Up and start the following process.
Start with one App
On One Signal Dashboard, you will find a button where you can add a new App, click on it, set up a name, and we can start the creation of your credentials and all the aspects to cover.
If you have more than one app, you can follow the same process for each one.
Android Set up
When you click on the button, One Signal will show you a new window with some options, we can start with Goole Android for now.
Now in the following screen, two bars are shown, which have to be filed with the Firebase Server Key & Firebase Sender ID, on this link you will learn how to do this changes https://documentation.onesignal.com/docs/generate-a-google-server-api-key
Now you will see a window regarding your SDK, as our app doesn't work with this technology, we can just close the window and confirm on Leave Setup.
iOS Set Up
Go to the settings option in your app.
Click on the iOS Option in your Settings inside One Signal Dashboard.
Now on the following screen, you have to upload the production certificate.
NOTE Remember that the system request a password, due to this file is encrypted.
On this tutorial, you will learn more about it 👍
Once you have the Productions files, you will get the Push Notifications activated on the App you selected.
Setting the One Signal Keys in your Editor & Builder
Be sure to get your API Keys, they are under Key & IDs, inside of settings.
Once you get them, let's go inside your Ordering Editor first.
Go to Admin Area > Settings > Push Notifications.
On the pop up that shows you need to paste your "OneSignal User Auth" and "OneSignal App ID".
Use the field depending on which app you create, Ordering App, Business App, or Delivery App.
Get "OneSignal User Auth". To get your "OneSignal User Auth" click on "Account & API Keys.
Paste the "Auth Key" on the "OneSignal User Auth" field.
To complete the configuration to the push notification on your OneSignal Account go to "Settings" and click on the "Keys & IDs" option and paste this key on the App ID field and in your Builder in the One Signal ID.
After these setups are done, all you need to do is built the App with the latest version and the new One Signal Credentials, and you can start testing the Apps 👍 Have fun.
I am sure this will improve your sales a lot 👍, if you need us to do this just ask us 😀, we will be happy to help you with it.
If you have issues configuring your One Signal send us an email to email@example.com with your One Signal credentials (email and password) to be able to configure this for you.
Send notification using OneSignal
To send notification using OneSignal you need to select the app that you want to submit the push notifications, for example, you can send a notification to your business owners if choose your Orders App.
After selecting the app that you want to send the notification, you can see on the website the general information about the user that received the notification on this app.
To send notifications need to click on the "Message" option.
Prepare Push Notification
On this screen, you can see all the notification that you are also sent, you can create a new notification, only need to click on "New Push" button.
The first thing you should select is the option "Send to Everyone." This option is to send the push notification that you are creating to all users to this app.
In this field, you can write the title and the message about the push notification that you are sending.
You can see a preview of the push notification on Android or iOS just click on the button that shows in the screenshot.
You can change some content like the notification sounds, images, or videos.
After configuring the push notification, you need to select the configuration to deliver this notification. Once you complete this information, you only need to click on "Confirm" to continue with the process and send the notification that you are creating.
To learn more about this, you need to read the documentation.
Verify the information is correct. Then click on "Send Message." to send the notification.
You can monitor the notifications delivered to your app.
Have a Happy Ordering