Category Topics

announcements

The place for all Discourse announcements.
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documentation

Documentation for how to use Discourse, install and configure sites, and troubleshoot common issues. Includes topics for tutorials, how-tos, general reference and troubleshooting. Topics need to be created in one of the subcategories, and may only be created by trust level 2 and up.
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support

The category for general support questions on using your Discourse site.
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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.
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ux

Discussion about the user interface of Discourse and how features are presented (including language and UI elements).
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feature

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

This is the category for everything related to Discourse data and reporting. Here, you can discuss dashboard reports, custom badge queries, data-explorer queries and any other analytic add-ons.
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sso

For queries specifically about SSO (single sign-on) and login using third-party providers (Google, Facebook, GitHub etc). See the official documentation on DiscourseConnect SSO.
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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.
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dev

The category for all things Discourse Development. Building a customization for yourself or the community? Then this is the category for you!
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marketplace

This is your hub for all Discourse-related commerce: jobs, gigs, plugins, themes, hosting, and more.
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plugin

A directory of Discourse plugins, both official and third-party.
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theme

Themes are expansive customizations that change multiple elements of the style of your forum design, and often also include additional front-end features.
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theme-component

Theme components are customizations that change surface elements of your forum design, or add extra front-end features.
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installation

Getting Discourse up and running, keeping it going, upgrading, and any other general sysadmin maintenance.
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migration

You want to migrate your community to Discourse? Awesome! This is the category where you can ask questions, get help, and document your Discourse migration journey.
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hosting

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

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

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

Have something nice to say about Discourse?
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community support program

Get recognition for your work in helping and supporting Discourse communities by joining our Community Support Program.
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General

Create topics here that don’t fit into any other existing category.
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