How does Dandaro Online work?

Dandaro Online is an online platform for sharing reliable information, knowledge, opportunities and more. Dandaro Online allows you to create Posts, Questions, Discussions and Blogs. 
You can create and join private and public Groups, send Messages to fellow members and earn a Reputation.

By building a Reputation, you become an influencer and organisations can approach you to be their Ambassador to promote their products.

 

What is the difference between my Username and my Display Name?

On Dandaro Online, the Username and Display name are separate, and serve distinct purposes for a user’s account. The Display name is what shows up next to a user’s comments, as well as their Profile page. The Username is a separate account identifier, and indicates the direct URL which can be used to visit a user’s profile.

 

What are each of the names used for?

Username  

  • Identifies the unique URL which a particular account can be viewed at (for this reason, usernames must be unique)
  • Can be used in place of the account’s email address to log into an account
  • Can be edited in the “Username” field in the Account tab in Profile Settings

Display name 

  • Simple handle to easily identify the user in thread conversations
  • Does not need to be unique, so allows the user to be known by whatever name they prefer
  • Can be edited in the “Name” field in the Profile tab in Profile Settings

 

What does it mean to be ‘Verified’?

Dandaro Online verification system provides the forum’s readers a means to distinguish genuine account holders from impostors or parodies.

 

Who can get verified?

Accounts of public interest will be verified. To receive the green badge, your account must be authentic, notable, and active.

Your account must represent or otherwise be associated with a prominently recognized individual or brand, such as Government, Companies, brands, organizations, news organizations, journalists, Entertainment, Sports, gaming, Activists, organizers, and other influential individuals.

 

Where can I go to if my question is not addressed?

Please feel free to use Contact Us form or send an email to contact@dandaro.co.uk We will assist you as soon as possible.

 

How do I share an update or post?

You can use the share box to share your thoughts, articles or other content directly from your Dandaro Online homepage.

 

How do I search on Dandaro Online?

The Dandaro Online Search bar at the top of homepage allows you to search for people, topics, posts and groups. You can click any of the search suggestions that appear in the dropdown list as you type or generate your search to see the full results.

 

How to report a comment or post that is against forum Dandaro Online guidelines?

Find the post you want to report, click  on the dots on bottom right corner and then report.

 

About sending messages on Dandaro Online

Dandaro Online uses your phone’s cellular connection or Wi-Fi network to send and receive messages. 

As long as you haven’t exceeded your mobile data allowance or you are connected to a fee Wi-Fi network, your network provider should not charge for messaging over Dandaro Online. 

If your phone is roaming, data charges may apply.

You will always receive your messages once you are connected online.

 

What is the minimum age to use Dandaro Online

Dandaro Online is available for individuals aged 16 years or older. By submitting User Content to an Interactive Area, you represent and confirm that you are at least 16 years of age.

 

I didn't receive the email to confirm my registration

First check that the confirmation email hasn't gone directly to your email's "Spam" folder. 

Please verify that your email address is correctly entered. If all else fails, send us a message clearly describing the problem and we will help you resolve it.

 

Is access to Dandaro online free?

Yes! Registration and access to Dandaro Online services are completely FREE.

 

I can’t create an account on Dandaro Online, what should l do?

Check that all mandatory information is correctly entered: Username, Email address, Password etc. If you still can't create your account, send us a message clearly describing the problem and we will try to help you.

 

What do l do if someone hacked my account?

First, click on "forgot password?" to have your password resent. Once you log in, change your password and choose a different password to the original (ideally letters and numbers mixed together).Then check that your account information hasn't been modified.

If you still can't log in, send a message to Dandaro Online team clearly describing the problem. We will carefully verify that you're the account holder.

 

Can I add an Event?

At the moment, only the admin can add an event. If you have an event you can submit on contact@dandaro.co.uk

 

How did my event end up on Dandaro Online?

Dandaro Online found your event to interesting and added it to the platform. 

If you believe the event is not supposed to be on the forum and want it removed, you can request for it to be removed. You will need to provide Event’s URL link and your reason for removal.

 

I have posted something but I do not see my post

When you post, you need to select a Topic (see the left bar for Dandaro Online Topics). This is mandatory and the you are able to Post.

You can also check from your profile if the post exists. If it exists, then it should be on Dandaro Online, only that there could be more posts posted after it.

 

I would like to post something but I cannot find the Topic to post it under

You can post it under the 'General' Topic, if you have an good idea for a Topic that you would like to see on the list, send us an email to contact@dandaro.co.uk

 

Am I able to sort updates in my feed?

You can now sort recent posts and recent updates, based on the type of content [posts, questions, discussions and blogs], in your feed.

 

How do I customise my feed?

Your Dandaro Online Feed can be customized, by following or unfollowing people and categories, hiding content in your feed that you don’t want to see, and reporting inappropriate content.

 

How do I share an update or post?

You can use the share box to share your thoughts, articles or other content directly from your Dandaro Online homepage.

 

How do I edit or delete post?

On the bottom right corner of your post frame there are 3 dots, click the dots and choose the option to edit or delete post and confirm.

You can only edit or delete your own posts.

 

How do I tag members on a post?

You can tag another member by using the '@' symbol and typing/selecting their name.

You can also tag other members on images but selecting the image and using the '@' symbol in the 'Enter image caption' section at the bottom of the image

 

How to report a comment or post that is against forum Dandaro Online guidelines?

Find the post you want to report, click  on the dots on bottom right corner and then report.

 

How can l see my post activity?

Click on your user icon and choose stats. That window will show you your post, questions and discussion statistics.

 

Can I write anything I want on my post or Blog?

As the author of your blog, you are responsible for what you publish and the comments you receive. Always adhere to Dandaro Online Terms and conditions.

 

Incitement to racial hate or violence is it tolerated on Dandaro online?

Criticism grounded on the sole basis of ethnicity, or skin colour is not tolerated on Dandaro Online. Encouraging people to attack others, physically or psychologically is against Dandaro Online Terms and Conditions.

 

Is copy / pasting allowed on Dandaro

To copy texts, photos, or music that don't belong to you, you must have the authors' consent.

 

I cannot post a photo. What should I do?

Check that you file you would like to post complies with the following formats: JPG, GIF and PNG. Other formats are not accepted.

 

What is the difference between my Username and my Display Name?

On Dandaro Online, the Username and Display name are separate, and serve distinct purposes for a user’s account. The Display name is what shows up next to a user’s comments, as well as their Profile page. The Username is a separate account identifier, and indicates the direct URL which can be used to visit a user’s profile.

 

Editing the About You section in your profile

The About section on your profile is designated for a statement that expresses your mission, motivation, and or skills, to people who view profile.   To update your About You section: 

1.      Click the Image icon at the right top corner of your Dandaro Online homepage. 

2.      Click Profile 

3.      Click the Edit Profile 

4.      In the pop-up window that appears, fill out your information in the About field. 

5.      Click Save

 

I want to delete my account, but I can’t find the button to do it. Where is this done?

Please send an email to contact@dandaro.co.uk. Your account will be deleted within a few days.

 

How do I adjust the notifications I receive?

You can receive notifications about yourself, your activity, and your followers. These include alerts for your posts or shares, and updates about people/groups you follow. To change these settings, click on your Avatar, select  Account Settings and then Email & Notifications.

 

How do I change my password?

One of the easiest problems you can face is how to change a password on Dandaro Online.

Follow these instructions to change the password. 

1.      Click on your Avatar and select Account Settings 

2.      Go to the Password Reset section 

3.      Enter your current password

4.      Enter the new one and confirm

 

How do I edit or delete post?

On the bottom right corner of your post frame there are 3 dots, click the dots and choose the option to edit or delete post and confirm.

You can only edit or delete your own posts.

 

How do I link my Dandaro Online profile to my Social Media handles such as Facebook and Instagram?

 

1.      Click on your profile icon on the top right corner. 

2.      Open profile and click on Edit Profile. 

3.      Click on Social Media tab and add your Social Media handles.

 

How do I create a group on Dandaro Online?

Click the add (+) icon next to your Avatar.  Select Group

Enter the Group details.

After the Group is created, you can add Banner and more details by selecting the Groups icon on the left bar.

 

How do I leave a group?

You can leave a Group by selecting the groups Icon on the left bar and clicking on the Group you would like to leave.

Once inside the Group, click on the Leave Group button and you will no longer be part of the group.

Only Group owners can remove other members from the Group.


Why did I gain/lose reputation?

You gain reputation by posting, commenting, asking questions, starting discussions and blogging on the platform. 

You lose reputation if the original post you liked, replied to etc. is deleted by the owner.

 

How do I get more followers on Dandaro Online?

More followers means more popularity and interactivity on Dandaro Online.

This is how to get more followers on Dandaro Online. 

Identify your target audience. 

Create unique content.

Follow, comment and like  others post.

Share your posts with your network.

 

Why should I follow other people/categories?

Many posts on Dandaro Online are insightful, hilarious or just fascinating to read. Following other users, and or Categories, keeps you up-to-date with the latest news that’s relevant to you. After you select to follow someone, or a particular Category, their activity will show up in your home feed.

 

How do I follow/unfollow others?

You can follow/unfollow a user by expanding their profile (by clicking their avatar) and selecting the “Follow” button.

 

How do I block other users from following me?

The functionality to block followers doesn’t currently exist within Dandaro Online

 

Can I see content from users/categories I do not follow?

It is possible for one to see, given your connections like/comment on content from users/categories you do not follow.

 

Is it mandatory to follow all Topics on Dandaro online

It is not mandatory, you follow topics of interest. Following all Topics will keep you informed and updated.