How to Add Useful Links on Activity Page in Elgg 1.8

In this article, I will give you a step by step guide on how to add useful links on the activity page in Elgg 1.8. Many Arvixe Elgg users contacted me if there was an easy way to change the activity page to add some useful links like on previous versions. Now it is possible with a plugin called Social Dashboard. To install the plugin, follow these steps:

1. First, we are going to download Social Dashboard for Elgg 1.8.

2. After download, install the plugin in your Elgg site. For plugin installation instructions please read this article that explains how to do it.

3. Now, login on your Elgg network as an Admin. Go to the Admin Dashboard. To go there; click on the Administration link on the topbar: Learn More

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How to Use the Dolphin 7 Feedback System

In today’s article, I will show you how to use the “Feedback” module with your Dolphin 7 based site. Before we begin, we need to install the module. A step by step guide on installing the Dolphin 7 base modules can be found here.

Once we have the module installed, we can modify the settings by clicking “Feedback” under the “Modules” menu on the left side of the admin area. Learn More

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Manipulating white boards in Dolphin 7

In today’s blog I’ll show you how to use the “White Board” module with your Dolphin 7 based site. Before we begin we need to install the “Whiteboard” module. A step by step guide on installing the Dolphin 7 base modules can be found here:

 

http://blog.arvixe.com/installing-a-module-in-dolphin-7/

 

Once we have the module installed we can access it by clicking “Boards” on the main menu bar of the site. White boards in Dolphin 7 are created and modified from the user side of the website and not from the admin.

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