This is part one of a trilogy of mini-guides designed to help you build and launch your very first Gecko Widget.

This article covers the super simple process of signing up for a Gecko Widget.

To sign up for a widget account, navigate to Widget Homepage by clicking here. Then:

  • Enter your institutional email address

  • Confirm you've read and accepted the terms and conditions of use

  • Click Sign Up

Once done, you'll be prompted to check your email inbox. After a few seconds, you should receive an email with the subject line "Your Magic Link". Open this email and follow the Open Widget Builder call to action:

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It's helpful to note that your "magic link" email will be valid for 24 hours or until you log out of the widget builder. To return to your widget after this time click here and click the Returning User? Login to access your widget link.

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As with signing up, this will prompt you to check your inbox and send you a new "magic link".

Now you've logged in, it's time to focus on the fun stuff; building our very first widget! Click Create Your First Widget and we'll see you again in the next article.

Any questions? Feel free to start a live chat with a member of our support team or explore the rest of our academy at your leisure.

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