Author Archives: Alan Teh

Tutorial: Using Imgur Images in your Dobbs Postings

Imgur is a free image hosting site popular on the Internet today. You can use it to host your images for free and you don’t even need to have an account (though creating a free account will give you the ability to organise your uploads into albums) This tutorial will show you how to use […]

How to embed Media (images and videos) in Dobbs

Embedding media in your posts makes the post interesting and attractive. Unlike Facebook where you can only link one media item in a Facebook update, Postings in Dobbs allow you to embed multiple items all at once. Dobbs is based on the Buddypress/Wordpress engine and the latest version supports automatic embedding of certain media sites […]

Share stuff you see on Dobbs

Like what you see on Dobbs and want to share with your friends and colleagues? If you are viewing content from the Activity stream, you can use the Share button (circled in Red) Note that you can share to social networking sites like Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Facebook and even Email. (In order to view content […]

Forums – getting to the end of the thread (2)

This is part 2 of the post Forums – getting to the end of the thread which serves as a guide to navigating the forums. The original post tells you how to get to the end of each discussion thread when viewing Forums (either the entire Forums or a Group Forum listing). What if you […]

Dobbs Contest # 3 – Photo shoot out

Greetings all Dobbs contest #3 is now open and this time it is a photo contest. Here are the rules: 1) The theme is Photos of Medical Life – portraits, close ups anything as long as it captures human images with a medical theme 2) Up to three photos per Dobber allowed 3) All images […]