IEX Cloud teamed up with Giant Machines, a product design and development agency in New York City, to bring you stock price widgets. They display current, updated stock prices on your website or application, and can be installed by simply copy-pasting a few lines of code.
On April 9, 2020, Giant Machines joined IEX Cloud live to share more about their development process – including how their team avoided messy API polling mechanisms, cross-origin resource sharing (CORS) errors, and more.
Check out the recording above to learn more. Giant Machines also shared their development process on their blog.
0:00 – 12:30: Introduction to IEX Cloud
12:30 – 16:30: New products on IEX Cloud
16:30 – 34:30: How Giant Machines built stock price widgets using IEX Cloud
34:30 – 37:10: Stock price widgets demo
37:10 - 53:47: Q&A with the Giant Machines and IEX Cloud teams
How do I install and use the stock price widget?
IEX Cloud widgets can be integrated into applications or websites that support HTML. Setup is simple.
- Turn on access to widgets by going to the "Premium Data" tab in the IEX Cloud Console and enabling "Stock Price Widgets by Giant Machines."
Go to Premium Data
- Head to the "Widgets" tab to customize your widgetʼs design. Choose your widgetʼs theme, the stock symbol youʼd like to display, and the widget size.
Go to Widgets
- Copy the code snippet from the Console into your website or application HTML source code.
- Your widget is ready to go!
Where do I learn more?
Check out our Help Center to read more about setup and pricing.
About Giant Machines
Giant Machines is a product design and development agency based in New York City. Their team builds one-of-a-kind, breakthrough software – anything from eCommerce platforms to real-time trading systems for the financial industry.
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