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Release Highlights, as of December 7, 2017

  The New Year is a little more than three weeks away, and we’re working to get more functionality out before the ball drops. As always, you can see the latest features and fixes on the SAP Community Release Notes wiki page, but I wanted to highlight the following items, …

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Moderator Spotlight – Yogesh Patel

Moderator Spotlight is our way of showing appreciation for the most distinguished SAP Community moderators. This time, however, we decided to choose a new moderator: Yogesh Patel, a long-term community member,  has been selected for this quarter’s Moderator Spotlight as he an active, supportive role model, and now, a new …

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Introducing the Next Generation Tag Picker

Have you ever created content on the SAP Community – no matter if you’ve asked a question or created a blog post? If yes, then you most certainly know the pain: After you’ve carefully chosen your words and sentences you are asked to choose at lease a primary tag from …

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Hey Look! It’s Both of the Tammys Together!

Are you one of the members of SAP Community who “lost” your content and reputation because you had to get a new account when you changed jobs, or because of some other reason? It can be frustrating when you feel you have to “start from scratch” with a new account …

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A central place for our Community Videos

Are you looking for quick information about the Community or are you a newcomer who wants to learn how to write a good blog post? You saw a good training video  but you can’t remember how to find it? As member of the SAP Community Experience Team I started to coordinate our Tip-in-a-Minute video …

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Release Highlights, as of December 7, 2017

  The New Year is a little more than three weeks away, and we’re working to get more functionality out before the ball drops. As always, you can see the latest features and fixes on the SAP Community Release Notes wiki page, but I wanted to highlight the following items, …

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Introducing the Next Generation Tag Picker

Have you ever created content on the SAP Community – no matter if you’ve asked a question or created a blog post? If yes, then you most certainly know the pain: After you’ve carefully chosen your words and sentences you are asked to choose at lease a primary tag from …

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Community navigation for newbie – issues

Let’s discuss the following scenario: I am a consultant for SAP BPC and I want to read discussions on this product in SAP Community. Later I will ask my questions, but first I need to read. I am going to www.sap.com and look on the menu.​ Trying to find the …

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SAP Community – What is right with it?

SO I have an exact opposite blog than my last couple of blogs.   As I sit here this morning, I wonder, why do I bother?   Is there anything right with this site? What is right? If you’ve read my comments, I am very happy with the open learning available.    …

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SAP Community: Microservices on SAP Cloud Platform

The SAP Community team is also coming to SAP TechEd 2017 Bangalore to share some knowledge about its microservices architecture: CPL219SAP Community: Real-World Microservice Architectures on SAP Cloud Platform   The lecture presents the microservices architecture that consists of multiple individual applications of different size and technology. The architecture focuses …

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SAP Community – Empathy where has it gone?

This is driven by a question I got in linkedin.   This has nothing to do with the SAP Community platform.  This is something we can fix today.  The question/comment from Linkedin “When there are questions asked one or more of the following happens”: This has already been answered please search …

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The SAP Community Ship is Sinking – What am I doing?

  Sap Community is sinking It isn’t sunk but it’s slowly sinking.  But something needs to happen.  I can’t change the platform – but what can I do? The experiment Cross-post the same blog into SAP Community and Linkedin.   The results approximately 4500 views on Linkedin and approximately 900 views …

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Moderator Spotlight – Eli Klovski

Moderator Spotlight is our way of showing our appreciation to the most distinguished SAP Community moderators. Eli Klovski  has been selected for this quarter’s Moderator Spotlight as he is an enthusiastic, supportive and caring moderator. Eli is a moderator for FIN (Finance), FIN Asset Accounting, FIN Controlling, FIN Financial, Supply Chain Management …

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All About SAP Community Moderators

  Often I’m asked the question: “who are the moderators of the community and what is their role?” Community members interact with moderators on multiple occasions including: when a member posts content that is pending moderation review After the content is already published and the moderator is asking for more …

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SAP Community: Behind the Curtain

Do you still remember the “good old days” of SCN? You know, the days when you still had your Spaces and you didn’t need to wait for features such as e-mail notifications or @-mentioning… Those of you who joined the SAP Community before our relaunch about a year ago most …

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The Blogging Gavriliad 2017

Folks, It’s about time I introduced you to the classic Russian novel The Twelve Chairs by Ilf and Petrov. This novel is set in the USSR of 1920s and is a brilliant satire that highlights the absurdity and surrealism of the Soviet life. Together with the sequel The Little Golden Calf …

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Don’t Mention It… Oh Wait, Do!

If you’ve ever used Twitter or Facebook, or if you used SCN before we moved to this new platform, you’re probably familiar with a feature known as @mention (“at-mention”). @mentioning another user allows you to include a link to that user’s profile in your post and notify the user that …

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I’ve got a community and you’re awesome

So, it turns out that even when you fail; learn a lesson; redefine success; tell everyone about that lesson; you can (amazingly) become successful with the original goal. Try putting that as an inspirational meme! Rather than edit the title of my original blog this story is a worthy of …

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