Use a community Participate in your community by sharing content, asking and answering questions, creating events, giving feedback, and so on. Before you beginRole required: sn_communities.community_user Procedure Use a community in one or more of the following ways. Community homepage features for logged in usersYour community activity usually begins on the community homepage. If you are a logged in user, you see different information than non-logged in users. Your organization can customize the homepage.Navigating the activity feedThe activity feed provides a central place for community users to view information and interact. It lists the most recent activity in the community based on your network, posts, and subscriptions. You can reply, comment, and give feedback directly from the activity feed.Navigating the forum homepageWhile in a forum, you can navigate the forum homepage and perform tasks, such as posting content.Community homepage features for non-logged in usersYour community activity usually begins on the Community homepage. If you are a non-logged in user, you see different information than logged in users. Your organization can customize the homepage. Self-register to a communityOnce you have accessed a public forum and decided to join the community, you can self-register by signing up and accepting the community Terms and Conditions.Search the community Enter a keyword to use the type-ahead search on the Community homepage or enter one or more words to view all search results.Use a community profileThe community profile displays an overview of a user's personal information as well as their contributions, network, achievements, expertise, and events they are attending. You can view and edit your own profile. You can also view another user's profile and perform actions, such as following them or reporting inappropriate content.Community subscriptionsUsing subscriptions, you can choose specific areas of interest. Your activity feed and notifications are personalized according to your subscriptions. Request membership to a forumYou must be a registered member of the community to request membership to a forum that is marked for membership only.Accept an invitation to join a forumAn invitation to join a forum is sent as an email message. The method that you use to accept an invitation depends on whether you are a registered community user.Post and respond to content in the communityPost and respond to content in the community to get answers or share information.Report inappropriate community contentReport content to alert community moderators that the content is inappropriate or spam.Harvest knowledge from a communityHarvest knowledge from a community and create structured knowledge articles from unstructured discussions around a question. View a list of questions and create a caseTo easily view questions that can potentially be converted to cases, the community portal provides a page with a list of questions created by contacts or consumers.