[Product Post] Theme Tip: Adding A Leaderboard

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September 12, 2014

[Product Post] Theme Tip: Adding A Leaderboard

All you need to do is add the following code right after {asset name="Panel"} in your theme:

{if !InSection ("ActivityList")}
{module name="LeaderBoardModule" SlotType="w"}

The SlotType refers as used here refers to “weekly” leaders. The other options are ‘d’ for daily, ‘m’ for monthly, and ‘a’ for all-time. Once added, this is what will appear in your sidebar:


Pro Tip: You can filter points to specific Categories, if you select to do so in the category options and you use CategoryID in your code (i.e. {module name="LeaderBoardModule" SlotType="w" CategoryID="7"}).

We hope you found these tips helpful. Check under the product category for more product tips.

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Adrian Speyer

Written by Adrian Speyer

Adrian Speyer is the Head of Community and Lead Evangelist for Vanilla by Higher Logic. Besides spending many years in digital marketing, Adrian has been building communities of all sizes for over 20 years.

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