After logging in to the platform for the first time, the new user is asked to select any number of “Special Interest Groups”….. So what are these? and why are they important?
WHAT ARE SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS:
The platform contains masses of information which is organised, sorted, stored and viewed by the use of interest specific special groups. Each user of the platform can create, join or leave any number of groups.
Each group could be defined for specific users, specific illness types, specific locations, specific treatments etc. so each user should join groups that have a relevance as to why they joined the platform.
SEARCH / SELECT:
As the platform will contain many thousands of groups, the user can select groups by Name / Type / Most Popular / Illness Type / Geo Location by using the search options above the group list. Each individual group can be joined by clicking the “Join” button shown under the group title.
Once the initial groups are selected, the user should click the ORANGE button located above the search boxes to continue……