Customisation & Integration
Integrate third-party tools and your CMS.
- Combine our flexible story types with custom CSS to create truly original stories.
Add interactive data and maps
- Add a rich, interactive webmap for your readers — common implementations include Mapbox, Carto, Leaflet, and StoryMaps.
- Embed a dynamic chart or visualisation from data platforms like Tableau and Flourish.
Full, up-to-date, and human-readable documentation for Shorthand is available at Shorthand Support.View support documentation
Use our Story API to programmatically access your stories and integrate with your CMS and custom plugins.View API documentation
Inline custom HTML
Add a custom HTML block right in a column of text.
Custom <head> code
Our team can build out new themes and custom features for your stories.
“Using Shorthand has brought development time down from several weeks to a day or less. This means we can do many more projects than before. And time on page is always better than normal CMS stories. We’re getting some great results.”Matt Martel | Photos and Presentation Director | Stuff