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Adding Initial Content

The effective visibility for this content is 'public' (anyone, anywhere can view).
  • It is visible to the content author.
  • It is viewable by members of Commons Project.
  • The author has explicitly defined its visibility as public.

Visibility

The effective visibility for this content is 'public' (anyone, anywhere can view).
  • It is visible to the content author.
  • It is viewable by members of Commons Project.
  • The author has explicitly defined its visibility as public.

Group Edit

Any member of the group(s) containing this item may edit it.

Comments disallowed

Users are not allowed to post any more comments on the item.

Unpublished Groups

You can add a group in draft (unpublished) mode. It won't appear in any lists until you publish it. While cloaked, you can work on the group's description, About page, linked content and vocabulary (group tags). After publishing the group, you can allow people to join or create the memberships yourself from the 'Administer Group' pages.

About Page

The 'About Page' contains important information about the group's purpose, goals, ground rules, or anything else the organizers feel is worth the attention of new users. An new about page is associated with every group at the time of its creation. A link to the about page is provided as part of the group navigation pane on every group page.

To replace the stub content from the about page with meaningful text, follow the link to your group's about page, click on the title and select the edit tab at the top. 

Vocabulary/Taxonomy Terms

Commons provides group organizers with the ability to define a vocabulary of group level taxonomy terms (group tags) that can be used to categorize content in the group. A new vocabulary is defined and associated with every group at the time of its creation. The vocabulary comes pre-populated with the terms 'agenda' and 'minutes' to help you organize and track the product of your teams meetings. Additional terms may be created from the 'Administer Group' page at any time.

Additional Content

Additional content may be created in the unpublished test group. Publish your group and all associated content to avoid the 'Site under construction' look that occurs when you publish a bare group.

Membership

After you've created all the content and prepared the group, you can enroll members or open up the group for community viewing. People coming to the group for the first time will be greeted with a structure that serves as a foundation for furthering the goals of the group.