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Start a New Topic - How To

  • 2 July 2019
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Start a New Topic - How To
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This is a space for our users to talk to and help each other, so here's a useful guide on how to create great content!

  • Once logged in, you'll need to have a look to the top right of the screen, you'll see a black button that says 'Create topic'. Click on this!
  • Next, you should find that the page has loaded up a nice blank template and canvas for you to start working your magic on!
'Create new topic' - Overview!

Finally, here's a quick outline of what each section means/does when creating your topic!

Topic type: This part should already be selected, depending on what you chose at the beginning. But, you're able to change this at any time before publishing your topic article.

Title: Give your topic a specific and concise title! Making sure it stands out will increase the amount of users who view it!

Description: Here's where the body of your topic comes to life! Although there's no word limit, we usually advise you keep your post as short as possible to make sure people stick around to read through it! Don't forget to add a picture too!

Sub forum: This drop down menu let's you choose where you want your topic to be displayed. So, have a look through and make sure your topic is on the most relevant section possible!

Tags: Adding tag words to your topic will make sure your post shows up in forum searches when user's are trying to find out info you may be offering!

Now you've created your masterpiece and you've filled out all of these sections, it's time to publish it to the forum! Don't worry if you spot a mistake here or there later, you can always edit it.

At the bottom of the page you'll see the 'Create' button. Give that a click and don't forget to check back on it regularly, to view and reply to the latest comments!

We look forward to seeing what you make!

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