Following a tag on image.sc (or any Discourse)

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tl;dr :point_right: Go to https://forum.image.sc/my/preferences/tags and add your tag of interest.

I’ve had a few discussions recently in which someone was worried about missing out on posts with a certain tag. I’m not sure if everyone will see this post, but I thought I’d write up the basics for others to refer to.


If you would like to learn how to find these settings:

(1) First click on your icon at the top right:

(2) Then click on icon of the little person on the right (here highlighted in yellow):

(3) Then choose “Preferences”:

(4) You should see your profile picture now. Scroll down to the “Tags” sections of “Notifications”:

(5) The tags that you currently follow will be listed like this:

(6) Add any tag you would like to receive a notification for. Here, #ome-ngff:

Additionally, if you find the URL for any tag like “https://forum.image.sc/tags/ome-ngff”, you can also receive an RSS feed by appending .rss: https://forum.image.sc/tags/ome-ngff.rss

Hope that helps.
~Josh

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Alternatively, if you’re browsing a specific tag page (e.g. https://forum.image.sc/tag/forum), you can choose the notification level for that tag on the top right:

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