Share Content

Available on Agent 2.0.0 and above.
Share third-party content, such as a news article, into the specified stream.
The stream can be a chat room, an IM, or an MIM.

Request Example

curl -X POST \ \
-H "sessionToken: SESSION_TOKEN" \
-H "keyManagerToken: KEY_MANAGER_TOKEN" \
-H "Content-Type: application/json" \
-d '{
   "type": "com.symphony.sharing.article",
        "title": "The Secret'"'"'s Out: Tesla Enters China and Is Winning",
        "description": "Check this out",
        "publisher": "Capital Market Laboratories",
        "thumbnailUrl": "",
        "author": "OPHIRGOTTLIEB",
        "articleUrl": "",
        "summary": "Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) has a CEO more famous than the firm itself, perhaps. Elon Musk has made some bold predictions, first stating that the firm would grow sales from 50,000 units in 2015 to 500,000 by 2020 powered by the less expensive Model 3 and the massive manufacturing capability of the Gigafactory.",
        "appId": "ticker",
        "appName": "Market Data Demo",
        "appIconUrl": ""



Visit Overview for an overview of streams.


Roles and Privileges

For not public rooms, the caller needs to be on the stream or have the Content Management role.
See Bot Permissions for a list of roles and associated privileges.

Content Fields

articleIdstringYes, if articleUrl not specifiedA unique ID for this article, not used by any other article
titlestringYesThe title of the article
subTitlestringNoThe subtitle of the article
messagestringNoThe message text that can be sent along with the shared article
publisherstringYesPublisher of the article
publishDatestringNoArticle publish date in unix timestamp (in seconds)
thumbnailUrlstringNoURL to the thumbnail image
authorstringYesAuthor of the article
articleUrlstringYes, if articleId not specifiedURL to the article
summarystringNoPreview summary of the article
appIdstringYesApp ID of the calling application
appNamestringNoApp name of the calling application
appIconUrlstringNoApp icon URL of the calling application