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19 site tutorials submissions by the Head-Fi.org community.

How To Create A Link To A Refererce Inside A Document

What you are reading is how to add an "anchor" to a post or wiki. There appears to be support in the "Link" tool for linking to an anchor but I couldn't find an easy way to insert an anchor into the document. A workaround for now is to insert an anchor using the "source" editor.   The HTML anchor tag requires two fields. The first field is an identifier (id="user_unique_anchor_name") and the second field ("My text label") is a label describing the reference. The format of an identifier must be contain the word "user_" followed by a document unique name (the name... read more

Followers And Following

What is Following? Following is like subscribing to another member; you'll receive notifications of their activity in public areas.   How do I follow another member? To follow a member, visit their profile page and click the "Follow Member" link under their avatar. You will be able to "unfollow" someone in the same place.   What will I be notified about? When following another member, you'll be notified about many of the same things that appear in their activity feed: replying to threads, writing reviews, and other actions they take around the... read more

Bb Code Editor Faq

  • by joe

Top Welcome to the BB code editor FAQ.   What is the BB code editor?  Why is it different? Why should I choose the BB code editor?  What does it offer that the Rich format editor doesn't? How do I choose which editor I want to use? Can I create a post in the BB code editor, then edit it in the Rich format editor? Can I create a post in the Rich format editor and then edit it later in the BB code editor? What about my old posts before we had this option.  Can I edit those with the BB code editor? I tried to quote a Rich format post in... read more

Homepage Changes

2010-10-30 1322 EDT:  For years, I have been wanting easy-to-manage featured content functionality for the Head-Fi homepage, where content from both inside and outside Head-Fi--specifically, news, coverage, reviews, relevant to Head-Fi'ers--could be featured.  The first versions of our new featured content modules are in place, and we will continue to optimize these modules over time.      I'm posting this announcement because some of you have grown accustomed to having your personal subscriptions feed at the top of the homepage.  As it's currently configured, the... read more

For Sale And Trade Forums Faq

  • by joeAdministrator

Gear For Sale/ Trade FAQ Welcome to the Gear For Sale/Trade forums FAQ.   What are the Gear For Sale/Trade forums? Are there any posting limits or restrictions for the For Sale/Trade forums? How do I list something For Sale/Trade? I want to inquire about a classified item. How do I do that? I posted my ad, but I need to make changes to it. How do I do that? I posted my ad, and I made a sale/trade. How do I close it? How do I leave someone feedback? Can I leave feedback for an old listing? My classified listing has been up for... read more

Search And Advanced Search Tutorial

Learn how to: Use the Basic Search Mode Use the Advanced Search Using Boolean Operators And Wildcards In Search   Use the Basic Search Mode How To Execute a Basic Search At the top of every page, you will see the search bar to search the entire site (forums, reviews, Wikis, user profiles, etc). Enter your search keywords into the search bar. Click the "Search" button. Your results will display on several different tabs, divided up by the different types of content.  The first tab will show all of the results across the site (in... read more

Tagging Tutorial

Learn: What is tagging and why is it important? How is the tagging on this site different than other sites? Add Tags To Forum Posts And Wiki Articles Remove Tags View Tag Pages Subscribe To Topic Tags     What is tagging?  Why is it important? Tags allow information from around the community to be aggregated together.  They are labels that can be added to forum posts or Wiki articles to tie pieces of content together to make relevant information easier to find.   Product Tags are unique identifiers for a specific product.  These... read more

Add A New Item Tutorial

Learn how to: Add A New Item To The Database Edit A Product Description Add A New Image To A Product Page Edit Specs Edit Links Edit A Product Wiki   Add A New Product To The Database We do our best to add a good number of products to each category, but undoubtedly we've missed a few.  Thank you for your help in making the listings more complete!   Navigate to the right product category.  Start of by heading to the main "Head Gear" tab at the top.  From there, select the appropriate product category. Click the "Add Item"... read more

Image And Video Tutorial

Learn how to: Add Images To Posts And Wikis Upload Images From Your Computer Embed Images From Another Site Using The On Site Tool Embed Images with Cut and Paste Embed Whole Albums from Photobucket Create And Edit Image Albums On Your Profile Create A New Image Album Add Images To An Album Edit Images In An Album Edit An Album's Details Organize Images In Your Albums Delete An Album Add Videos To Posts And Wikis Add Images To Posts And Wikis Upload and Embed an Image from Your Computer In a forum... read more

Subscription Tutorial

Subscriptions are the way to personalize your experience so you can be kept abreast of only the changes that you care about. You can subscribe to forum threads, users whose content you enjoy reading, Wikis, etc. This way, each time you visit your home page you can see what has changed that you care about, without having to sift through stuff you don't. Additionally, you can get subscription content in immediate, daily, or weekly emails if you like.   Learn: Add Subscriptions View Your Subscription Content Edit or Remove Your Subscriptions Change... read more

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