Layers


The available layer types in Placid templates offer different customization options.

Use the {layer-name} assigned in the template editor to customize its properties. If you don't specify a property, Placid will use the default as defined in the template.

Text

"{layer-name}": {
  "text": "This is the text",
  "text_color": "..." // f.ex #FFFFFF
  "hide":false
}
Property Description
text Text content. Line breaks can be forced using \n
text_color Text-color as hex-code #FFFFFF
hide Set true to hide this layer in the template; defaults to false

Picture

"{layer-name}": {
  "image": "https://...",
  "image_viewport": "1280x1024",
  "hide":false
}
Property Description
image Image URL or URL of the website to screenshot
image_viewport Viewport size for screenshots widthxheight; defaults to 1280x1024
hide Set true to hide this layer in the template; defaults to false

Rectangle

"{layer-name}": {
  "background_color": "..." // f.ex #FFFFFF
  "hide":false
}
Property Description
background_color Background color as hex-code #FFFFFF
hide Set true to hide this layer in the template; defaults to false

Browserframe

"{layer-name}": {
  "image": "https://...",
  "image_viewport": "1280x1024",
  "url": "https://placid.app",
  "hide":false
}
Property Description
image Image URL or URL of the website to screenshot
image_viewport Viewport size of screenshots widthxheight; defaults to 1280x1024
url URL to insert into the browserframe's adress bar
hide Set true to hide this layer in the template; defaults to false