• Creating a Table of Contents for Anchor Links

    There are times when your content may be incredibly long. So how do you structure your content and provide readers with simple navigation to the part of your content most relevant to the reader?   Three Step...
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  • Adding an Image to a Blog, Discussion, or Other Content

    Adding an image to your post gives the reader a visual connection to your content. Images break up content and explain the message you want to convey. Images are searchable and help to increase search engine traf...
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  • Uploading videos

    Videos are a great way to share information, entertain, or provide a simple how-to guide in GeoNet. Uploading videos can be done in several ways. Click on the links below to learn how. NOTE: Videos must be MP4, ...
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  • Creating Questions

    Using Questions allows you to ask any question and find a specific solution, start a conversation to get feedback, or make decisions. Members of the community can contribute by posting replies. There are three wa...
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  • Creating a Poll in GeoNet

    What is a Poll in GeoNet? In GeoNet, using a poll allows you to extract information from your Community through a voting system. The GeoNet polls only will enable you to ask one question for each poll created. Yo...
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  • Creating Collaborative Documents

    You can create new documents from scratch in the GeoNet community. These native documents are called collaborative documents. They are created, edited, and live directly in the community.   To create a new colla...
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  • GeoNet Training: How to Create a Blog

    This document will take you through the steps needed to create a blog post on GeoNet. For this example, we will be creating a blog in the Esri Technical Support group, but the same instructions will apply to any other...
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  • Creating Blog Posts

    Similar to documents, a blog post is intended to convey information to the community in the form of an article or story. It helps drive engagement through comments and allows readers to share their thoughts, opinions,...
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  • Writing for Your Audience - Readability Tests

    What is Readability? Readability is the grade level, ease of reading, and sentence to word-count of your content. There are two tests that are designed to weigh the word-length and sentence length of content to d...
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  • Best Practices for Writing Content

    Content is ever-evolving in today's digital world. So how do you keep your audience coming back for more of what you write? The below information are simple best practices for writing content for your target audiences...
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  • Common Content Functions

    At the upper right side of every piece of content in the GeoNet community site, users will see four standard ways to interact with content.   Follow: Should you encounter a piece of content that warrants watchi...
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  • Choosing the Right Content Type

    There are many different content types within the GeoNet Community, and it is very important to choose the correct content type (Questions, Discussion, Blogs, Documents, Polls, etc.) so you can achieve your ...
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  • How to help in the GeoNet Community

         Here are a few ways to be helpful in the GeoNet community:   If you find a question, blog, or discussion was helpful, then you can click on the Thumbs Up icon in a post to Like the post....
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  • Search Reference

    Use this search reference to get the most out of searching in GeoNet. These rules apply to all word search features in the application. Search for specific wordsThis is the most basic search mode, and is also the defa...
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  • Optimizing Your GeoNet Experience

    Are you aware of the power of custom streams and using the News page to aggregate a view of what matters to you? If not, read on to learn more about how to view and quickly access what interests you on GeoNet....
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  • Creating a Custom Stream

    Having the ability to create your own custom streams allows you to customize the way you view activity across the site. While Activity surfaces site-wide activity and Connections Stream showcases the activity of all t...
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  • Community News Page

    The News tab provides an easy way to access Top & Trending Content, Custom Streams, Community News, and more.  To access the latest Community News:   1. Select the My News tab 2. Select Communit...
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  • Working with Your Inbox

    The Inbox is where all of the activity you’re participating in resides. In addition, it also shows direct social actions (shares, @mentions, and messages) as well as some action notifications like when someone f...
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  • Set Your Time Zone Preferences (for GeoNet)

    To change the time zone in GeoNet follow these steps:   1. Click on your Avatar and locate the Preferences option       2. On the Preferences page, in the General Preferences tab, scroll down t...
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  • Setup and Change GeoNet Email Preferences

    Start by clicking the down arrow next to your avatar image. Select Preferences.     In the preference page, you will be under General Preferences.  This is where you can determine what interacti...
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