What is Instant View?
How does Instant View works
Template — list of rules which tells Telegram server what it must to save and what to remove. Criteria for a good and perfect Template on official site:
To improve the reading experience at write.mv. I wanted to make a telegram instant view for it. Instead of making a dedicated template. I decided to go with the medium style template.
Here is how I did it.
For this one we will use medium style template so once Telegram think your page based on Medium blog platform — it will automatically try to parse it. And if your pages have standard HTML markup — your site will get Instant View You can mimic a Medium page in 2 steps:
1. Add this meta tag in
<meta data-rh="true" property="al:android:app_name" content="Medium" />
2. Add (if doesn’t exist) this meta tag:
3. (optional) Add this to create Join button for your Telegram channel:
<meta name="telegram:channel" content="@CHANNEL_USERNAME"/>
4. (optional) Also you can set up a preview by adding such tags:
<meta property="og:site_name" content="SITE_NAME" /> <meta property="og:description" content="DESCRIPTION" /> <meta property="og:image" content="PREVIEW_IMAGE_URL" /> <meta name="author" content="AUTHOR_NAME" />
Also, content of your page must be placed inside