Bookmarks service demonstration page
User playlists & bookmarks
Bookmarks are simply media contents a user chose to save as a favourite for instance, or to be able to watch it later. These bookmarks are saved within a playlist, which is basically an array of bookmarks.
Updating a user's bookmarks
To be able to create a bookmark, a playlist should first be created. This playlist contains few informations:
- the playlist
Then a bookmark can be created to save a user content. A bookmarks is composed of:
- a bookmark
- a creation
The Bookmarks service is responsible of: - creating a playlist. - deleting a playlist. - creating a new bookmark at the top of the related playlist regarding the creation date. - deleting bookmarks.
The Bookmarks service returns playlists and bookmarks. Any bookmark can be added to a playlist, and there is no limitation regarding the number of elements in a playlist. For each bookmarks, the API returns its creation date and the related media id if you want to display/use it.
In order to test the Bookmarks service a demo page is available here: peach-test.ebu.io.
To test the demo, go to peach-test.ebu.io and create an account (login if you already have one).
Then, next to a video, you can click the yellow star to be able to add the video to an existing playlist or create a new one.
You can check your playlists clicking on the well named
playlists menu. Here either click on a playlist to display its related bookmarks or remove one clicking on the red trash button.
Bookmarks are displayed as a list of videos, and you can remove each of them from the playlist clicking on the red cross next to each player.
Source code is available here