FIND A FULBRIGHTER AND LIVE FEED
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Being able to search for other Fulbrighters via the Fulbrighter Directory tab is an essential and powerful tool.
You can search by first name, last name, previous surname(s), keywords etc. There are a range of filters that can also be applied to really track down other Fulbrighters.
When you have applied your filters, you can visualise your community on the map. You can zoom in an out of the map and really pinpoint exactly where they are.
When you have located members in a particular area on the map, you can click on their profile image to find out further details about them.
The name of the member you have selected acts as a hyperlink and you are directed to their profile page.
On Live Feed you can post a notification out to members of the community. You can also notify users about a trip, an event, an opportunity or even that you are at a specific location if anybody wants to meet up. The News Feed can be filtered so that you can just read targeted posts.
On Live Feed you can post a notification out to members of the community. You can use @ to tag others e.g. @david which will notify the specified user.
You can add hyperlinks, images, video and an attachment to your notification.
If you select the Notify people button, you can select the people to notify and this can be done by searching on a person's name, a Location (up to 64km), Industries, etc. You can multi-select using the available filters.
You can use Select all to choose all users who appear based on your criteria. Unselect all will reverse this process.
It is easy to deselect by clicking the radio button next to the user's name.
When you have made your selection, click on the Validate selection button and click Publish.
If you are visiting a particular destination, you can notify people that you will be there. You can specify the location of your departure and transport mode. You can also enter a start and end date/time. Click Publish when you have set your criteria.
If you are arranging an event, you can notify the community about the details, including name of the event, location and start and end date/time. You can also add details of the event, a hyperlink and a video. Use Notify people to select specific members of the community. Click Publish when you have set your criteria.
If you are visiting a location, you can check-in where you are to let nearby members know where you are and see if anyone can join you. Set an address and leave them a message. Use Notify people to select specific members of the community. Click Publish when you have set your criteria.
You can share an opportunity or ask for help. Enter details about the type of job and contract, including the location and start date. You can enter additional information on the job itself, including adding a description, an attachment and a hyperlink. You can also format this text. You can enter a description URL and contact email. When you have entered all details about the opportunity, click Publish.
Adding a notification from anywhere on the platform
You can also add a notification by selecting the + in the top right hand corner of the page.