I’m still fairly new to Discourse myself, but I’ve already found some interesting things it can do, but I figure that other users may not have discovered. Similarly, other users may have found some hidden gem that I didn’t see yet or that other users may not have noticed, so this thread is to compile and discuss these findings!
- This also works for some groups. Want to get the attention of the BookBrainz team? Ping @BookBrainz! Do use this sparingly though. Often, posting in their category will be enough.
- Link → Onebox; Works for some sites (e.g., Twitter) but not for others. It should work for our ticket tracker once we get around to updating it. Try posting e.g., “https://twitter.com/MetaBrainz/status/704745407159648258” on a line by itself and it’ll become this (this appear in the preview on your right when you’re writing a post, so go ahead and experiment!):
PS. Please keep feature requests and questions separate. This is only for sharing discoveries you have made.