General Settings

Path: Community Settings >> General Settings >> Community Info

This area contains most of the global settings and information for your community.


Basic Settings

Advanced Settings

General Settings: Basic

Community Link

Custom Domain

Community Settings

Submit Via Email Address

Approval Required

System Settings

Member Profile Questions


Community Link

Your Community Link is the URL for your community home page.


Community Settings

Community settings allow you to edit or change the basic information about your community such as name, title, status, language, etc.

Help article on Community Settings: https://help.ideascale.com/knowledge/general-community-settings


Submit Via Email Address

Submit Ideas Via Email captures the ideas immediately which requires no login into the community by registered users. Members can email a draft of the idea with their registered email address in the community and sent it to the unique email address provided by the community

Help article on Submit Via Email Address: https://help.ideascale.com/knowledge/submit-ideas-via-email-address


Approvals Required

Community settings allow community administrators to control ideas and comments submitted by the members of the community.


Help article on Approvals Required: https://help.ideascale.com/knowledge/approvals-required


System Settings

This section helps you to set the system-level settings such as community visibility and default campaign.


You can set your community visibility to Public or Private by toggling the switch for a Private campaign.


Help article on Private community:
https://help.ideascale.com/knowledge/private-versus-public-community
 
The default campaign setting allows you to select one campaign where all the ideas will be directed unless the user selects a particular campaign.


Member Profile Questions

Member profile questions help administrators to collect additional information from the community members apart from their Name and Email address.

Help article on Member Profile Questions:
https://help.ideascale.com/knowledge/member-profile-questions

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General Settings: Advanced

Custom Domain

Search Engine Optimization

Custom Domain

Custom domain settings allow you to link your IdeaScale community to your own domain rather than your default community link URL.


Help article on Custom Domain:
https://help.ideascale.com/knowledge/using-custom-domains-for-your-community


Search Engine Optimization

This section helps you to add meta keywords and descriptions for SEO.


Enter the Keywords and description you would like to be shown up when searched via search engines and click Save Changes.