Understanding your community’s needs
- Is a forum right for my community?
- Is Discourse the right forum for my community?
- Why you don’t actually want to build a new bespoke collaboration platform
Getting a Discourse
- Other hosting providers
- Self hosting (hands off to Sysadmin Manual)
Creating your Community
- Basic customisations; branding, colours, simple add-ons like TCs
- Site texts
- Developing the culture of your community
Building your community
Adding features to your community
- ‘Impersonating’ another user
Troubleshooting your community