Discourse Usage Tutorials


Discourse has some nice features which I hadn’t been aware of until I figured out how to do the quick interactive tutorials they have. There is a bot which takes you through them.

See the response below to start them (hopefully this works). Instead of spamming the main discussion I sent the command to @discobot via a private message and did the tutorials that way.

@discobot display help


I currently know how to do the following things:

@discobot start new user

Starts one of the following interactive narratives: new user, advanced user.

@discobot roll 2d6

:game_die: 3, 6

@discobot quote

:left_speech_bubble: Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you — Princess Diana

@discobot fortune

:crystal_ball: You may rely on it


@discobot start new user