Create a wallet project and template

Templates control the appearance of and content in Passes. Projects are the containers for your templates.

  1. From the Airship dashboard, click New Project and select Mobile Wallet Project.

  2. Enter a project Name, then click to select a Pass Type and Barcode Type.

    • When you select a Pass Type, the sidebar updates to display a mobile screen preview of the pass, a list of related use cases, and Platform compatibility. See the Mobile Wallet Reference for detail about each each pass type.

    • When you select a Barcode Type, the sidebar updates to display that change as well. See Mobile Wallet Reference: Barcode Types to help make your choice.

  3. Click Save and Continue.

  4. Select a template type: Apple Wallet or Google Pay.

  5. Enter the template name and description. Name your template with a recognizable name, such as Loyalty Platinum Tier or similar designation. In the Description field, provide enough information to differentiate the template from similar ones, e.g., “15% Off Sale.”

    The Template Name appears at the top of the pass when opened on a device. It is also the source of the pass’s file name as it appears for installation:

  6. Click Start Building to save the template.

Now that you have a template, you are ready to design. Follow the steps in Design a template.