Tags are a handy way of categorising or summarising content – they help posters quickly find relevant information when they are searching for something specific.
The bottom of each board has a “Top Tags” and “Top taggers” section, which looks like this:
Using tags is helpful when someone is searching for something specific.
For example, searching for “YouView error message” will bring up a lot of results:
Whereas searching for a specific error message will yield much more relevant results, and will include any relevant tags that have been included in the post:
So, how do you tag a post?
When you are writing a post or replying to one, there is a box on the right-hand side which allows you to add your tags:
NOTE: This option isn’t available when you “Quick reply”.