How to use and improve this website

This page collects tips, guides, and documentation about using the Public Lab website. As a collaborative community, we are always refining our collaboration infrastructure. Please read on to learn how, and leave a comment if you'd like to help out -- thank you! ### Basic workflows * On this website, people can browse, sign up, follow some topics, write a post, leave a comment. * More experienced users can create new topics, host discussions and knowledge bases around them, post activities, tutorials and events, and create Q&As. * Public Lab's [Moderators](/wiki/moderation) guide community interactions according to our [Code of Conduct](/conduct). ### Overview is a content management system for the Public Lab research community. The website hosts a collection of forum-like groups of people, posts, and wiki pages, each focused on a [topic](/topics) like [water-quality](/tag/water-quality) or [disaster-response](/tag/disaster-response). It includes a variety of features that help the Public Lab community collaborate on environmental activism, research, technology design and documentation, and community organizing. ### Audience & accessibility The website's code is organized and structured around [inclusive and welcoming community values](, as part of our efforts to ensure that historically excluded groups are centered and supported in the crafting of this software project. Designed for a general audience with no particular familiarity with web conventions, priority is given to very low barrier interaction — [low floor and wide walls over high ceiling]( ### Key features * [Rich text authoring environment]( with image upload for creating posts and wiki pages * [Subscriptions](/subscriptions) and [notifications](/notifications) for followed content * Dynamic inline collections, maps, and tables using short-code-style [inline power tags](/wiki/power-tags#Inline+power+tags) * Embeddable interactive listings of activities, posts, and questions on external sites * Geographic tagging of posts and profiles for place-based organizing, with [location privacy](/location-privacy) * A [Q&A portal](/questions) for peer-based problem solving * [Content moderation systems](/spam2) and dashboard of comments and posts for logged in moderators * Print, screen reader, and mobile display accessibility * [Usage statistics system](/stats) with graphing per-timeframe analytics * Threaded comments, emoji reactions, and reply-by-email * OAuth-based login with Twitter, Facebook, GitHub and Google accounts, and OpenID-based unified Single-Sign-On (SSO) for MapKnitter and Spectral Workbench * Customizable profile pages, posting [templates](, [internationalization](, [translation into 10+ languages](/translation), standard API ## Subtopics [wikis:parent:website] ### Authoring These pages provide documentation on creating content on this website: [wikis:authoring] ### Utility pages [wikis:website-utilities] ## Questions [questions:website-structure] **** ## Activities [nodes:activity:website] Add an activity or request an activity guide you don't see listed **** ## More pages related to the website [wikis:website]...

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irfanaspl "Please tell me this is my website and this website is not shown in my profile section. You can see " | Read more » over 1 year ago
jiten01071973 "This new dashboard is amazing and looking good " | Read more » over 1 year ago
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warren "Hi, I'm sorry we haven't made much progress on this bug so far. Thanks for your patience. " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
mayra_shar123 "In today’s tech world, you may find endless groups as well as clubs that are specifically designed for children and youth. Such groups offer a wide..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
dlwilson1a "Hi, thank you. In the meantime, is there any way to search among the many thousands of data sets available? " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
warren "Hi, we are working on getting support to do continued debugging and refinement of Spectral Workbench via the Outreachy program and hope to make som..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
dlwilson1a "Update: I've noticed this general pattern: when I search for "calcium chloride" (without quotes), I get the error. When I only search calcium, I ge..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
customboxesworlduk02 "Custom Boxes " | Read more » about 2 years ago
ruthnwaiganjo "Thank you so much! It was a pleasure working on the new dashboard! I loved the culture, the support, and the honest feedback during the process. " | Read more » about 2 years ago
hubidsupport "HUB.ID is a platform provided by the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology of Indonesia, " | Read more » about 2 years ago
warren "Notes to facilitator/admins/mods - you can change the feature at the foot of the new dashboard using the Feature name dashboard-topics-footer - and..." | Read more » about 2 years ago
bhamster "The new dashboard looks terrific! Thanks for all your incredible work on this @ruthnwaiganjo, @warren, and other folx in the code community! ❤️ " | Read more » about 2 years ago
thietkethicongnhadepmoi "Thiết kế nhà đẹp độc đáo và tiện nghi với không gian sống thông thoáng, đảm bảo tính thẩm mỹ cũng như mặt bằng công năng luôn là sự lựa chọn hàng đ..." | Read more » about 2 years ago
warren "Just an update -- i was able to reproduce this when trying to save a map with no name. Are you sure you added a name when saving? Thank you! " | Read more » over 2 years ago
warren "Hi Jeremiah - thank you, are you able to share a screenshot of the map page just before submitting? And/or the info you entered in the map creation..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
icarito "Hello Jeremiah, thank you for reporting the issue to us. Sorry you are having problems. We are investigating the issue and will try to implement a ..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
medika "Good Job! " | Read more » over 2 years ago