SAFE Tech Update

Useful things for users to bear in mind prior to SAFE project ending in December (this forum is yours!)

  • Existing categories can be deleted/changed

  • Space for 5 ‘staff’ moderators (currently Charlie, Nick, Adrian, Alex Lee, needs handover…): can modify categories, create groups, remove users, respond to user ‘flags’ (https://meta.discourse.org/t/what-is-a-staff-user-on-hosted-discourse/112219).

  • Groups can be made private/invisible and can have access to a closed category for private discussion

  • Subscription to Discourse paid til 30 Jan 2022 (after which, requires a university email for 85% discount on the annual $1200 subscription)