Discussion about the "live edit" feature in Sanity.io and its benefits for setting type and content policies.

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Last updated: Jun 7, 2023
“Live edited” …what’s the difference?
Jun 6, 2023, 6:00 PM
Hey (Removed Name),
Looks like in live edit mode, documents are published in real time.

Jun 6, 2023, 6:12 PM
Very odd. There’s no mention of that feature in the UI or and buttons to adjust modes.
I wonder how that happened and how that’s used.
Jun 6, 2023, 6:13 PM
im pretty sure this is something opted into in config. im trying to find where they mention it.
Jun 6, 2023, 6:19 PM
Jun 6, 2023, 6:20 PM
Jun 6, 2023, 6:24 PM
but that description is wrong
Jun 6, 2023, 6:24 PM
“Turns off drafts when set to
Jun 6, 2023, 6:24 PM
oh I see nm, though damn that is some confusing languge. maybe its the prop name
Jun 6, 2023, 6:26 PM
This also happens when making edits via the API, i believe.
Jun 6, 2023, 6:27 PM
WOW, this is a super awesome feature! I didn’t realize I’d used it.
Knowing I can set a type this way is a big benefit, while also having more strict policies on other content.

That’s worth a marketing campaign
Jun 7, 2023, 3:37 AM

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