Manage your community profile

View and edit your own community profile, which displays your contributions, network, achievements, expertise, and events you are attending.

Before you begin

Role required: sn_communities.community_user

About this task

There are two ways of accessing your community profile.

Procedure

  1. From the Community homepage, perform one of the following actions.
    • Click the Community menu and then Profile.
    • Click your name or profile photo and then Community Profile.
  2. View the sections on your community profile.
    Table 1. Community profile
    Section Description
    Profile header An overview of your personal information.
    • Click Edit Profile to change your profile photo and edit your personal information.
    • Click the ... icon and then Display Settings to set your display settings and determine who can view which sections of your profile.
    If the gamification feature is enabled, the profile header includes your current gamification achievements, including:
    • The top three badges that you have been awarded
    • The total number of points that you have earned
    • The current level that you have achieved based on your point total (for example, Enthusiast or Champion)
    Content tab An overview of the published and draft content you have created and the content you have bookmarked.
    • Authored: Content you contributed. You can select the content type and the forum, and sort by state.
    • Drafts: Content you contributed that is in draft state. You can select the content type and the forum. Open a draft to publish it.
      Note: You can only save content in draft for blogs and events.
    • Bookmarks: Content that you have bookmarked. You can select the content type, the forum, and sort by recent or oldest. You can also remove bookmarks.
    Activity tab The most recent actions performed by you in the community, for example, commenting on a post or providing feedback.
    Network tab A record of your network in the community.
    • Followers: The users that are following you.
    • Following: The users that you are following.
    • Click Follow to start following a user, who is following you.
    • Point to Following and click Unfollow to stop following a user.
    Achievements tab An overview of your gamification achievements.
    • Levels: A list of the available levels that you can achieve, including the starting point value, with your current level highlighted in blue.
    • Badges: A list of the badges that you have been awarded as well as available badges. Awarded badges appear at the top of the list and available badges appear below. You can filter this list to view awarded badges or all badges.
    • Points: A history of the points that you have earned and the activities performed that earned the points. This information also includes the forum in which the activity was performed. This list includes your last 50 activities. Click Show more to display additional pages.
    Events tab A list of events that you created, are attending, or past events you have attended. Click an event to view the event details.
    Forum Expertise A display of your expertise at forum level. You can view your level within the forum and the number of points you have gained through contributing to that forum. Click the information icon to view the point ranges required to reach each forum level.
    Topic Expertise A display of your expertise at topic level. You can view your level within the topic and the number of points you have gained through contributing to that topic. Click the information icon to view the point ranges required to reach each topic level.
    Contributions The number of correct answers, blog entries, questions, and videos you contributed.