How to Post an Idea on Ideastag

Once you create an account and log in, you can submit ideas to be posted on the homepage. Your post will be approved by an admin within 24-48 hours.

1. Click on Submit Your Idea at the top of the screen.

2. A Pop up will appear. Click on Post Your Idea.

How to Post an Idea on Ideastag

3. Add a title for your post.

How to Post an Idea on Ideastag

4. Add an excerpt within the character limit (165 characters). The excerpt should be a concise summary of your idea.

How to Post an Idea on Ideastag

5. Start typing and formatting your idea in the third box. This will be the body of your post. The toolbar helps you format your text. Use it to make your content easy to read.

How to Post an Idea on Ideastag

Click on the plus icon below the box to add polls, text (e.g., headlines, text separators), images, embed content, links, or listicles.

How to Post an Idea on Ideastag

6. Add a photo header for your post. The recommended size for cover images is 1400 x 900 pixels (800 x 515 minimum) or a 16:9 aspect ratio. If you have an image available, click on Add Cover Image to upload. If you don’t have an image available, you can create one in minutes using Canva.

How to Post an Idea on Ideastag

7. Select up to two categories from the drop-down list. Choose categories that are closely related to your idea. If you can’t find a category from the list, select “other”.

How to Post an Idea on Ideastag

8. At the bottom of the screen, click on Save Draft.

How to Post an Idea on Ideastag

9. Remember to click on Preview at the bottom of the screen to view how your post will look once published.

How to Post an Idea on Ideastag

Make any necessary edits after previewing your post. Remember to click Save Draft to save your edits.

10. Once you are happy with your post, click Submit at the bottom of the screen.

You will be able to make edits to your post while it’s pending approval from an admin. Once your post has been approved, you will not be able to make any edits.