Community Visualization Manifest Reference

The manifest provides information about your visualization and identifies the location of your visualization resources. It should be named manifest.json and located at the root of your Google Cloud Platform bucket.

The following fields must be defined (unless indicated otherwise):

Field name Type Description
name string Name of the visualization package.
organization string Name of the organization or developer.
description string Description of the visualization package.
logoUrl string A logo for the visualization package.
packageUrl string A link users can follow to learn more about the package
organizationUrl string (Optional) A link users can follow to learn more about the organization or developer.
supportUrl string Link to the support page or email for supporting this visualization.
privacyPolicyUrl string (Optional) Link to privacy policy.
termsOfServiceUrl string (Optional) Link to terms of service.
devMode boolean (Optional) If true, skips caching. This value defaults to false. For more details, see about caching.
components Array(object) The visualizations that are included in the package. Currently only a single visualization is supported.
components[].name string The name of the visualization.
components[].description string A description of the visualization.
components[].iconUrl string An icon for the visualization.
components[].resource object The visualization resources.
components[].resource.js string The location of the visualization JavaScript file in Google Cloud Storage. E.g. gs://GCS_BUCKET_NAME/MY_VISUALIZATION.js.
components[].resource.config string The location of the visualization config file in Google Cloud Storage. E.g. gs://GCS_BUCKET_NAME/MY_CONFIG.json.
components[].resource.css string (Optional) The location of the visualization CSS file in Google Cloud Storage. E.g. gs://GCS_BUCKET_NAME/MY_CSS.css.

Example manifest.json manifest file

{
  "name": "ABC Visualizations Package",
  "organization": "ABC Inc.",
  "description": "Cool visualizations",
  "logoUrl": "https://url",
  "organizationUrl": "https://url",
  "supportUrl": "https://url",
  "privacyPolicyUrl": "https://url",
  "termsOfServiceUrl": "https://url",
  "packageUrl": "https://url",
  "supportUrl": "https://url",
  "devMode": false,
  "components": [
    {
      "name": "treemap",
      "description": "Treemap visualization.",
      "iconUrl": "https://url",
      "resource": {
        "js": "gs://myViz-bucket/viz.js",
        "config": "gs://myViz-bucket/viz-config.json"
      }
    }
  ]
}