Using Airtable as a Collection

Note: This feature is coming soon!

Airtable can be used as a collection for generating Dynamic Pages. For more information on collections, see Define a Collection for Dynamic Pages.

Follow the steps below to create a collection for Dynamic Pages using Airtable:

  1. Navigate to Content > Business Content > Collections and click New Collection.

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  2. Select Airtable.
  3. Enter your Airtable API credentials.
  4. In Airtable, select the table you want to use as your collection. This takes you to the Airtable API documentation.
  5. Under Authentication, copy the example link.
  6. Return to Duda and paste it in the field under your API credentials.
  7. Click Import Fields.
  8. Define the correct data type for each field (see Supported Data Types below).
  9. Click Continue.

Supported Data Types

The following table outlines the supported Airtable field types, the corresponding Duda field types, and an example.

AirTable Field Type

Duda Field Type

Note/Example

Text

Text

Welcome to my dentist office.

Long Text

Text

Note: Supports HTML and row breaks

Checkbox

Boolean

Note: Only for custom widgets.

Attachment with one image

Image

Image added through Airtable

URL

Link

https://goo.gl/maps/F81HPm4CBTQSTsJ5A

URL or text

Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8EsYwAKxAFU

Phone number or text

Phone

123456789

Email or text

Email

email@email.com

Text

Location

streetAddress, postalCode, region, city, country

577 College Ave, 94306, CA, Palo Alto, US

Text

Business Hours

SAT, SUN: 08:00-20:00; THU,  FRI: 08:00-12:00;

Attachment with multiple images

Inner collection that contains one image field

Images added through Airtable.

Number 

 Text

 

 Currency

 Text

 Note: Display only the number, without $ sign.

 Percent

 Text

 Note: Displayed with decimal and without % sign.

 Rating

 Text

 Note: Will display the number.

 Formula

 Txt

 Note: The result of the formula can be a string.

 Autonumber

 Text

 

Note: Due to API limitations, Duda will not import fields that don't have content in the first 10 rows.

The next step is to create or convert a Dynamic Page so you can connect it to your newly created Collection.

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