Tiles display useful information in Activity and custom pages for places, News page,
and Your View pages.
You have plenty of options to choose from when adding a tile to a place. Look through
the categories to see all of your options. For more information, see Tile reference.
Two useful tiles that you can choose are the
Top Participants and Upcoming Events tiles:
Different tiles are available in different places. Activity and custom pages, News,
and Your View all have different tile options.
Note: If you own the place, you can
choose whether or not to show these default tiles, and you can also add
You can use a tile as is or customize it to display specific information. For more
information, see Designing places.
Creating Custom tiles
If you are a place owner, you can create custom tiles that include a list of links to helpful content, people, and places in your community, and to links outside your community. Your custom tiles are available to all of the places that you own. Community managers can create custom tiles and make them available to all places in the community.
Creating HTML tile
If you are a place owner, you can create an HTML tile containing custom HTML code.
Creating Super List tile
The Super List tile displays a filtered list of content, people, or places. You create the filter link, and then paste it into your Super List tile to get the results.
Creating Ask a Question tile
An Ask a Question tile provides a field where users can type their question. As they type, search results are shown in the tile, and if no answers are found, they can create a new question from the tile.
Creating Answered and Unanswered Questions Tiles
The Answered Question and Unanswered Questions tiles can be beneficial in places where people ask questions and look for answers. These tiles help place visitors see at a glance what's been asked and answered.
Using Content sets and Content Sets tiles
The Content Sets tile creates a browse sequence for key content on a custom page in a place. It can connect any combination of content, as long as it's inside the place.
Using Expandable Sections tiles
The Expandable Sections tile lets you create a collapsible list of content links inside a tile on a place page, an Activity page, or your Your View page.
You can diagnose and fix common problems with tiles by looking at our troubleshooting tips.
Your View, Activity and News pages all contain tiles. Here you can find references for these tiles to help you understand which tiles you can access and from where.