You can use Frosmo Preview to preview and troubleshoot how the Frosmo Platform is working on your site. You can also view detailed information about your current visitor session and about your site.

Before you proceed, make sure you're familiar with the following getting started topics:

Let's walk through a few common use cases:

For additional uses case documentation, see Further use cases.

Previewing a modification

You can preview how a modification looks and behaves in different placements on a page. You can preview both active and inactive modifications.

You can use previewing to, for example:

To preview a modification:

  1. Go to your site, and navigate to the page where you want to preview the modification.
  2. Launch Frosmo Preview.
  3. Select Preview.
  4. In the Modification field, select the modification you want to preview. To filter the list of modifications, start typing the ID or name of your modification.

    Selecting the modification you want to preview

  5. In the Variation ID field, select the content variation you want to preview. Variation 999 denotes the comparison group, that is, the original content.

    Selecting the content variation you want to preview

  6. In the Placement field, select the placement in which you want to preview the modification. To filter the list of placements, start typing the ID or name of your placement. Placements marked with a green check mark () are valid for the current page, so select from them.

    Selecting the placement in which you want to preview the modification

  7. Click Preview. The page displays the selected modification variation in the selected placement.

    Previewing the modification

  8. While previewing:

Debugging a modification

You can debug a modification to:

To debug a modification:

  1. Go to your site, and navigate to the page where you want to debug the modification.
  2. Launch Frosmo Preview.
  3. Select Debug > Modifications. The view lists all active and inactive modifications defined for the site.

    Debugging modications

  4. Click the Debug button for the modification you want to debug.

    Debugging a modication

    The application displays detailed information about the modification and associated components in the debugging section.

    Debugging a modication

  5. In the debugging section:

Checking your current segments

To check how you are currently segmented as a visitor on your site:

  1. Launch Frosmo Preview.
  2. Select Visitor. The application displays detailed information about your current visitor session.

    Checking your current segments

  3. In the Segments section, check the listed segments. These are the segments that you are currently in.

    Checking your current segments

Further use cases