A forum section on an attendee or member dashboard links the individual directly to the discussion forum. It contains a linkable graphic along with a text area to customize a message about the dashboard. Choose to add a section vs. a tile to bring greater emphasis to the forum functionality and separate it from other dashboard features.
In this article:
- Log into the site
- Go to your dashboard
- Navigate to Attendee or Member Dashboards
- Edit sections
- Setup the forum section
Step by Step Walkthrough
Step 1 - Log into the site
Find the “Login” button in the upper right-hand corner of the site’s homepage or login directly from the site’s login screen.
Step 2 - Go to your dashboard
If you are not taken to your dashboard after logging in, click your name and then "My Dashboard" in the upper right-hand corner of the site.
Step 3 - Navigate to Attendee or Member Dashboards
From your dashboard, select "Attendees" or :Members" and click "Attendee or Member Dashboards" from the left-hand side navigation bar.
Step 4 - Edit sections
Click “Options” to edit an existing dashboard's sections.
Step 5 - Setup the forum section
- Click "+Add New Section" then select "Forum"
- Give the section a name and select if the name of the section will display in the dashboard
- Customize a message to display to attendees in the forum section