here are some suggestions for two flows related to tags:
- how tag filter works in the topic list
- how tags are shown after sign up to the user to filter them
the suggestions are useful if a forum has lots of tags and wants to give the user an easier option to see topics of his own interest.
Sorry the mock up is in Persian. but I guess the flow is understandable, please let me if it’s not and I’ll make them in English.
tag filter in a sample visit
when one opens the tag filter in the topic list, tags are shown as a select-able option (via a tik-mark):
as one select a tag, topics with that tag are shown in the topic list. and one can select several tags to be shown in the man page:
then after each visit, user selection is being saved for him, so that he only sees topics of his interest.
tag filter after signup
and in the first login, that is after the sign up process, all tags (or mother tags) are shown to user so he can choose among them for the initial filtering of topic: