Email Button Component email-button-component

The Email Button component allows for the configuration and display of a button item in your content.

Usage usage

The Email Button component allows for the inclusion of a button in your content, clickable by the content reader, linking to additional resources.

Version and Compatibility version-and-compatibility

The current version of the Email Button Component is v1, which was introduced with release x of the Email Core Components in October 2022, and is described in this document.

The following table details all supported versions of the component, the AEM versions with which the versions of the component is compatible, and links to documentation for previous versions.

Component Version
AEM 6.5
AEM as a Cloud Service

For more information about Core Component versions and releases, see the document Email Core Components Versions.

Technical Details technical-details

The latest technical documentation about the Email Button Component can be found on GitHub.

Further details about developing Core Components can be found in the Core Components developer documentation.

Configure Dialog configure-dialog

The configure dialog allows the content author to define the button and how it behaves and appears for a reader of your content.

Properties Tab properties-tab

Properties tab of the edit dialog of Button Component

  • Text - The text to display on the button

  • Link - Link to a content page within AEM, an external resource, or an anchor

    • Use the Selection Dialog to choose a path within AEM.
    • Click the Campaign icon to open the Select Adobe Campaign Variable dialog to insert dynamic content from Adobe Campaign.
  • Icon - Identifier for displaying an icon in the button

  • ID - This option allows control of the unique identifier of the component in the HTML.

    • If left blank, a unique ID is automatically generated for you and can be found by inspecting the resulting content.
    • If an ID is specified, it is the responsibility of the author to make sure that it is unique.
    • Changing the ID can have an impact on CSS.
  • Open link in new tab - If checked, the link will open in a new browser tab.

Accessibility Tab accessibility-tab

Accessibility tab of the edit dialog of Button Component

On the Accessibility tab, values can be set for ARIA accessibility labels for the component.

  • Label - Value of an ARIA label attribute for the component

Styles Tab styles-tab-edit

The Email Button Component supports the AEM Style System..

Use the drop-down to select the styles that you want to apply to the component. Selections made in the edit dialog have the same effect as those chosen from the component toolbar.

Styles must be configured for this component in the design dialog in order for the tab to be available.

Design Dialog design-dialog

Styles Tab styles-tab

The Email Button Component supports the AEM Style System.