1. WHAT IS IT?
2. WHAT IS IT FOR?
3. WHO IS IT INTENDED FOR?
4. HOW DO I SIGN UP?
5. DEFINITIONS TOPIC, VIRTUAL BOARD, BOOKMARKLET
6. HOW TO ADD CONTENT? HOW TO SHARE IT?
1. WHAT IS TOPIK.IN?
Topik.in is a FREE platform that publishes content curation through virtual boards and enhances your web presence with interesting and relevant topics.
In Topik.in you can filter, gather and share with your network of contacts, clients and the whole cyberspace, the most complete, relevant and interesting information you can find on the Internet based on your experience, knowledge about a topic and personal criteria.
2. WHAT IS IT FOR?
Topik.in enhances your web presence through virtual boards where you can gather and publish those topics that inspire you. Topik.in lets you organize and curate content. In addition, you will stand out among your contacts on the social networks.
3. WHO IS IT INTENDED FOR?
Topik.in is intended for anyone looking for new information resources, inspiration, knowledge and relevant issues.
Public at large, professionals in any area or industry but specifically bloggers, artists and designers.
•Public at large: for those who want to become experts in their favorite topics and be recognized for it.
•Bloggers: It is excellent for sharing your posts, driving more traffic for your websites and increasing the exposure of your articles.
•Artists and designers: It is excellent for those who are looking for some inspiration and resources, since it lets you organize everything in one place attractively. In addition, it lets you publish and promote your works and portfolios.
•Business: Topik.in is perfect for companies who want to boost their brand through their publications, increase their target audience and generate more traffic to their websites.
4. HOW DO I SIGN UP FOR TOPIK.IN?
Signing up for Topik.in requires just a single click and it is completely free!
In this platform, the interaction is the most important feature. With existing accounts from other social networks like Facebook, Twitter or Linkedin you can automatically log in through the authentication link of each account.
If you don’t wish to link you social network accounts to Topik.in, there’s no problem. You can sign up with an e-mail account.
5. DEFINITIONS: TOPIK, POST & BOOKMARKLET
oTOPIK: It is a virtual board where you can storage all the posts you had created and your audience can see the selection of what you like the most and your specialties. It is like a magazine where you can show and organize different topics for your contacts to choose, so they can follow you according to their interests
•How many topiks can I create and have in my account? In the beta version you can only have up to 8 different topiks.
•POST: The posts are those relevant topics you select, publish, share and can express your own point of view. With the posts you will be recognized in your community or audience. You can create your own post or you can repost from other specialists.
•How many posts can I create and publish in one topik or in my account? You can create and repost as many post as you want.
•BOOKMARKLET: It is the best tool to post with just one click in the search bar of your browser from any website you want with no need to open the topik.in application
o How can I install it?
• Go to the main menu (upper right of the screen) and click on the bookmarklet.
• Click on the red button located in the center of the screen, drag and drop it (holding right down click) to the bookmarks toolbar of your browser (down to the address bar) and you're done.
• Make sure the new topik.in button appears in the bookmarks toolbar.
• Now with just one click you are ready to post from any website.
6. HOW TO FOLLOW, CREATE AND SHARE IN TOPIK.IN?
oHow can I follow a topik? Just click Follow on the board of the topik. Now, every time a new information is posted in the topik you will be notified.
oHow can I unfollow a Topik? Just click Unfollow on the board of the topik.
How to create a new topik:
1.Go to the main menu at the top right of the screen, pass the mouse over Create and click on New topik.
2.Name it, and then choose a category and language.
3.Choose a cover image from your computer or from the Internet (copy and paste the URL of the image). You can do this anytime.
How to create a new post:
•Clicking on “Bookmarklet”, previously installed on your Bookmark toolbar* (*click here to install Bookmarklet), while being on any other website. You will be able to rename the article, choose a display image and the topik in which the post will be included in.
2.URL of the website:
•Click on New post on the main menu, copy and paste the URL of the article you want to post, choose the topik you want it to be in and the image to be displayed.
•If you like something you find on Topik.in, you can share it by clicking on Repost. Choose the topik you want it to be reposted in. You can rename it or
•leave as it is and also write your opinion on Insight.
Sharing your posts is the most important part in showing your knowledge and experience about a specific topic. This will help you attract audience and create your own community of followers. Just click on the Share button and different options will appear