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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YogeshSharma01 "Hello, there I have joined the team with the existing project but even after joining the team it shows me no organization in my dashboard please he..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
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indiantravelstore "Thanks for sharing the use full info-Himachal Tour Package " | Read more » almost 3 years ago
liz "Thanks Ned! Great to hear from you :) " | Read more » almost 3 years ago
nedhorning "Hi Sam, Let me know if you are still having trouble with this. I haven't used it in years but recently got a Windows computer and can see if it's ..." | Read more » almost 3 years ago
liz "Hi there, I've shared your question with @nedhorning who created this plugin. " | Read more » almost 3 years ago
bhamster "I did this! As part of a research area review, I updated Next up, the questions and research notes grids ..." | Read more » about 3 years ago
wordpress "thaks " | Read more » about 3 years ago
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liz " @liz has marked @bhamster as a co-author. " | Read more » about 3 years ago
Vybes "Can you share with us your test result? " | Read more » about 3 years ago
warren "I think the action cable isn't running, I wonder why... " | Read more » about 3 years ago
warren "? " | Read more » about 3 years ago
warren "Testing again! " | Read more » about 3 years ago
icarito "Testing cable too " | Read more » about 3 years ago
icarito "One test in case we need a Tetragram... ? " | Read more » about 3 years ago
liz "I believe work is underway already to remove the link to the legacy editor from /questions/new " | Read more » about 3 years ago
icarito "I meant alerting to the sysadmin or the web working group so that I can respond in a timely fashion. " | Read more » about 3 years ago
liz "The footer of each page of this site contains links to "check if the site is running slowly" (skylight) and offers links to report on Github or sim..." | Read more » over 3 years ago
liz "If too much time passes from when i begin a draft note to when i can return to it, finding that draft can be near impossible. One idea is to displa..." | Read more » over 3 years ago
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nestocean85 " nice one " | Read more » over 3 years ago