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Achievement

An Achievement is a contribution that has earned residuals. All achievements start out as contributions.

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Activity stream

An Activity stream is recent activity, shown in real time, in the right sidebar. Activity streams are presented in a number of ways, relative to the section you are visiting.

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Administrator

The Administrator or admin, is the highest roles possible. Admin consists of a trusted and limited group of people, granted special permissions. The role of admin is highly private, highly limited, and consists of highly...

admin Glossary
Announcement

Announcements are only to be used in special circumstances. Do not abuse them, or they get taken away!

Content subtype
Anonymous

Anonymous is the role given to visitors who have not logged in. It is also a role given to members who have not joined the group they are visiting.

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Answer

An Answer is a response to a Question. It is not possible to create an answer without a question to answer.

Answers and Questions can be rated by members.

Content subtype
Answer

An Answer is a response to a Question. It is not possible to create an answer without a question to answer.

Answers and Questions can be rated by members.

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Application Programming Interface

Application Programming Interface (API) is a set of protocols used by programmers, to create applications for a specific operating system, or to interface between different modules of an application.

API Glossary
Argument
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Autocomplete

Autocomplete is used in places where the user types a term into a text field. The Topics and Groups Audience fields are examples of where Autocomplete is used. After typing the first 2 or 3 characters, if a matching term is...

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