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Eli Tribe TEAM
Community Success Manager at Tribe
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How do Messages work on Portal Settings?

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Eli Tribe TEAM
Community Success Manager at Tribe

This option only makes sense for Public communities. How admin can manage the messages section?

In Admin Panel> Portal Settings> Messages you can define Welcome Message, Signup rules, Question intro, User intro, Topic intro, and User Terms and Conditions.Β 

Admin Panel> Settings> Messages
Admin Panel> Settings> Messages
  • Welcome message is the message that will be displayed on top of your home page, if a user is not logged in. In the picture below, you see the Welcome message defined as "Join the community of community managers":
Moto on Home Page
Moto on Home Page
  • Signup rules message will be displayed under the Sign Up box:
SignUp Rules
SignUp Rules
  • Question intro, User intro, and Topic intro are the messages that will be displayed when a person is not logged in, and he/she clicks on a question, or a topic, or a user profile.Β It reminds the external visitors to log in/sign up to access your community.
Question Intro
Question Intro
User Intro
User Intro
Topic Intro
Topic Intro
  • User Terms and Conditions is a message that appears on the sign-up page. By adding a message to this section, a check box will be added to the sign-up page and by clicking on the check box, your members are agreed to your Terms and Conditions (T&Cs). You can put a message like "By clicking on the check box, you are agreed to our T&Cs). You can attach a link of your T&Cs page to the message as well, so users can click on it and read it before clicking on the check box.
User Terms and Conditions
User Terms and Conditions