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AMSTim Friday at 20:33 Friday at 20:33
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asas Friday at 17:40 Friday at 17:40
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ebhillis Friday at 02:47 Friday at 02:54
Dabeluga Thursday at 21:00 Thursday at 21:00
MichaelDunn Thursday at 20:49 Thursday at 22:32
Sunny_Nan Thursday at 16:30 Thursday at 16:30
tritum Thursday at 16:23 Friday at 06:26
digitaldan Thursday at 15:04 Thursday at 20:53
Andy_Cleff Thursday at 11:42 Thursday at 11:42
yedward Thursday at 07:21 Thursday at 08:46
RyanSch02 Wednesday at 21:03 Wednesday at 21:03
marknadig Wednesday at 16:05 Wednesday at 16:05
j127 Wednesday at 07:02 Wednesday at 15:18
Lish Wednesday at 03:39 Wednesday at 03:39
rehuk Wednesday at 00:48 Wednesday at 00:48
mmayo Tuesday at 19:37 Thursday at 19:20
Carlo Tuesday at 16:49 Friday at 14:20
Ultim8 Tuesday at 16:04 Tuesday at 17:03

Recent posts

Philip_Colmer

If you are certain this isn’t because of a bad config somewhere, maybe upgrading to tests-passed would be a good option if you’re wary of beta? My interpretation of the page you’ve linked to is that tests-passed is more bleeding edge than...
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angus

Keep in mind that all elections require ‘trusting the admins’ to a certain extent. Just because it’s possible for an admin to figure out what your vote was, it doesn’t follow that the ballot is not secret. There is a difference between ‘no one could ever find out no matter how hard they tried’ and ‘if everyone acts properly, no one will know’.
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Mittineague

I think the effectiveness depends on whether or not any links get exposed https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/93710?hl=en … the page can still appear in search results, for example if other pages link to it. I think your best options...
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Mittineague

If you mean the stable branch, I know serious fixes are backported (security, crash edge cases etc.) but I can’t opine where this falls Release schedule post version 1.0 As we march towards version 1.0 I think we...
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pfaffman

Oh. That. See Is it possible for the feverbee blog posts to be pulled in full? - Forum Support - FeverBee . I see. I’m not an SEO person. I think that adding the no follow for the category to robots.txt will do what you want.
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riking

Please follow all the steps here first: Troubleshooting email on a new Discourse install sysadmin You just installed Discourse via the install guide, but email doesn't seem to work. Unfortunately this means you...
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ffhaddad

Is it important to enable the option “enable read-only mode during backup”? Is there any consequence to not doing that (outside of possibly missing a few items) during the backup?
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jomaxro

Philip_Colmer: This is with the latest version (1.8.7) of Discourse 1.8.7 is not the latest version of Discourse, 1.9.0.beta10 is. I cannot reproduce this on the latest version.
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jomaxro

Thoughts on this @joffreyjaffeux?
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Philip_Colmer

- Logo url won't reset
The URL that “logo url” is pointing to is broken. We’ve tried the following to point the logo URL at a “working” location but Discourse keeps reverting back to the broken URL. Option 1: reset Option 2: copy logo small url and paste into logo...
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How to use Community Analytics

The Homepage

This is the homepage, this is where you will generally go to for the initial overview of your community. This is your daily starting point where you can check for any anomalies, read up on the latest posts and newest members, and click through to anything that catches your eye.

Other menu items

Home
The homepage shows you the high level overview of your community.
Members
The members overview is where you'd go if you want to find out how your members are doing.
Posts
The posts overview shows recent posts and threads, giving you a full overview on what's happening.
Charts
The charts show the trends in your community. They allow click-through to quickly zoom in on anomalies you might encounter.
Cohort Analysis
The cohort chart group users based on their join date. Allowing for very powerful comparisons between yearly quarters.
Leaderboard
The leaderboard shows your topmost members/posts based on various criteria. It is under active development, if you have any feedback or ideas, please contact us!
Categories
The categories overview allows you to compare the performance of the various categories and subforums
Search
Search allows you to find users and posts based on several categories, tags, cohorts and a free text search
Help
Clicking the question mark provides you with a contextual help overlay.

Member types

Anyone who has a registered account in your community is considered a member. In Community Analytics there are several subtypes of members, most importantly participants and active members,

Active members

Those members that have contributed to your community in the past 28 days are considered active members. This is one of the best metrics of community health. More active members indicate that more and more people feel compelled to contribute.

Participants

People which have participated in your community at least once are called participants. While this is an important number to be aware of, Community Analytics cautions against using the total in daily reports, since this is mostly a vanity metric. It is better to report on active members and/or on new participants.

Inactive members

Participants that have not been active in the past 28 days are considered inactive.

Posts

A post is everything a member writes, e.g. comments, threads, replies, polls etc. Keeping an eye on the number of posts per week and the number of threads per week is good practice for a CM.

Lonely Posts

When a member posts something, and there is no one else in the thread with him, that thread is considered lonely. Try to keep the number of lonely posts low, since an unanswered question is unattractive for both the asker and any potential (new) visitors.

For a bit of a deep dive, you can consider having a look at the number of posts per member and the average number of posts in a thread.