Understanding Asset URL
The asset URL is auto-generated when you upload an asset file, and it follows a default pattern.
Understanding the Parameters in Asset URL
The default pattern of the Asset URL is as follows:
Here's the breakdown of the Asset URL:
- base_url: Depending on the asset uploaded, this can be either assets.contentstack.io (generic URL for assets) or images.contentstack.io (specific URL for images).
- stack_api_key: The API Key of your stack.
- asset_uid: The Unique ID of your asset file.
- version_uid: The version ID of the asset file. Each version of your asset file has a unique version ID.
Additional Resource: You can also generate a permanent URL for your asset, which remains constant irrespective of any subsequent updates to the asset. To know more, read our documentation.