support

Support on configuring and using Discourse after it is up and running. For installation questions, use the install category.

feature

Discussion about existing Discourse features, how they can be improved or enhanced, and how proposed new features could work.

bug

A bug report means something is broken, preventing normal/typical use of Discourse. Do be sure to search prior to submitting bugs. Include repro steps, and only describe one bug per topic please.

plugin

Plugin directory. To post here, message a Staff member and ask for access. One post per plugin please.

ux

Discussion about the user interface of Discourse, how features are presented to the user in the client, including language and UI elements.

theme

Themes are reusable CSS/HTML blocks you can use on your site.

community

A great platform doesn’t guarantee success. Community building is a science. This category is for discussions about launching, building, growing and managing a thriving community.

dev

Anything related to hacking on Discourse: submitting pull requests, configuring development environments, coding conventions, and so forth.

marketplace

About commercial Discourse related stuff: jobs or paid gigs, plugins, themes, hosting, etc. All soliciting must be in this public category, private solicitations are not permitted here.

hosting

Topics about hosting Discourse, either on your own servers, in the cloud, or with specific hosting services.

installation

Getting Discourse up and running for the first time, and anything you need for installation.

howto

Tutorial topics that describe how to set up, configure, or install Discourse using a specific platform or environment. Topics in this category may only be created by trust level 2 and up.

meta

Discussion about meta.discourse.org itself, the organization of this forum about Discourse, how it works, and how we can improve this site.

praise

Got something nice to say about Discourse?

releases

Outlining each official release of Discourse, and plans for future releases.