WorldSupporter Toolkit: Blog with the FAQ, feature, functionalities and rules of WorldSupporter

To make optimal use of the WorldSupporter platform, you can use the functionalities below. Most features are only available to logged in Supporters

Access level of this page

  • Public: this content will be visible for everyone
  • WorldSupporters only: this content will be visible for logged in Supporters
  • JoHo members: this content will be visible for JoHo members & subscribers
  • Private: this content will be visible for you in the 'My Collection' section of your personal magazine only - great for drafts or notes to yourself

Add to my selected supporters: 

  • you will be able to follow the latest contributions of this Supporter through your own magazine
  • Supporters who are 'selected' many times will be highlighted on several Magazine overview pages


  • When you add content you will be asked to 'catagorise' or tag your content.
  • The categories that you select will be used in (search) filters, so other supporters that share your interests are more likely to find your contribution on selected pages
  • Tags will be shown on your contribution page.
  • Moderators will also be triggered to pick up your content to put in the 'spotlight' of the chosen category
  • When your content does not fit to some of the category options, don't worry, just leave that option blank
  • Does you content fit to multiple categories? Just click 'add another' to add an extra category


  • You can add compliments and give feedback, so your favorite Supporters will be encouraged to add more and even better content
  • The author of the page will receive a notification by e-mail highlighting your contribution
  • Adding contributions is a functionality only open and live to logged-in users to avoid misuse
  • Anonymous visitors can add a contribution, but it will always be read by a moderator before it will be published, which can take up to 48 hours
  • All contributions should be written and made in the spirit of WorldSupporter. Which means aiming to contribute to a tolerant and sustainable world. Contributions that do not meet the requirements, or seem to be made for the wrong reasons can be removed or set on private.
  • Contributions are listed in the 'My collection' section of your personal magazine, so you can easily return to the pages where you have commented before
  • When someone replies to your comment, you will receive a notification mail, when someone adds a new comment on a page where you also added a contribution, you will not receive any notification.


  • Contributions that apply to a specific country/continent or city will be listed on country & regions overview pages
  • Adding multiple countries to one contribution is allowed
  • Part of these contributions will be advertised at for additional exposure
  • Country moderators use these categories/labels to spot new relevant content for their followers


How can I influence the amount of exposure my contributions get?

  • Complete pages and profiles are more likely to get exposure on WorldSupporter main pages.
  • Adding (sharp and supportive) images to your contributions will help others to click through to your content
  • WorldSupporter moderators select and highlight the contributions that fit their subject
  • A selection of contributions will also be highlighted on selected pages of
  • Supporters with many followers will be listed more prominently on the 'Best Supporters' page
  • By actively participating in the Contributions/Comment section you can increase your personal exposure


  • Content that is flagged as 'Favorite' will be highlighted on several Magazine overview pages
  • Content that you mark as Favorite will appear in your list of favorites on your personal magazine (section: 'my collection' - only visible to you personally), making it easier to return to that page
  • Marking a page as your 'Favorite' can also be seen as a compliment to the author or a trigger to read for other browsing Supporters
  • For your privacy, it is not possible for other users to see which content you have tagged as a 'Favorite'

Feedback and comments

  • See Contributions


  • By clicking the button '+ Follow' below the Authors avatar, you can add the Supporter to your list of selected Supporters.
  • Newly published content by these authors will appear on your own personal magazine as well
  • A list of supporters that you follows is shown in the 'search' section of your personal profile, visitors of your profile can also see this list
  • The number of 'Followers' is used on the 'Favorite supporter' overview page
  • The Supporter you follow is not notified when you start or stop following, if you want an author to know you started following her/him you can add a compliment/comment below the contribution that triggered you to follow that Supporter

JoHo members

  • JoHo members have access to all content on WorldSupporter. You can become a JoHo member here
  • You can help recruit JoHo members by choosing 'JoHo members' as access level of (some of) your contributions
  • When you stop your JoHo membership, your WorldSupporter account will remain active, only your access level will be reduced


  • You can add media that will appear also as teaser on your own magazine and the magazines of other supporters
  • Media include photos, movies (links to YouTube/Vimeo or other platforms), (links to) presentations or documents
  • For all file types a maximum upload size of 2MB is set, all bigger items can be shown through an external link


  • A WorldSupporter moderator is a thematic guide through WorldSupporter content
  • What does a moderator do? A moderator manages a special moderator magazine next to his personal magazine. The modarator magazine serves as a starting point for other visiting supporters. 
  • Moderators also search outside WorldSupporter for interesting web pages or blogs or for instance Youtube channels to refer users to
  • Want to know more about becoming a WorldSupporter moderator? Please fill out the contact form

Save for later

  • No time to read a contribution directly? Or you want to read something again later?
  • By clicking on the 'Save for later' flag, you can add the page to your list of selected content
  • This list appears in the 'my collection' section of your personal Magazine and is only visible to you personally.
  • Additionally, pages flagged/marked as 'save for later' will be available when your are creating a bundle or magazine in the field called 'resources'

Sustainable Development Goals

  • On September 25th 2015, countries adopted a set of 17 goals to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda. Each goal has specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years.
  • On WorldSupporter you can show other what actions you take to reach these goals and inspire others to follow your lead
  • The 17 goals are a framework - your personal actions are part of a worldwide movement for a stronger, sustainable world

(World) Supporters

  • You can join WorldSupporter for free by creating a WorldSupporter Magazine (Profile). After creating your own magazine you will have access to all content with the access level 'World Supporter', that is uploaded and made by other Supporters

WorldSupporter Content

Read more about the WorldSupporter Content options (Tools)


  • Tool 1: Blogs
  • Tool 2: Bundles or Magazines
  • Tool 3: Media (including movies, photos and documents)
  • Tool 4: Statements
  • Tool 5: Update


  • Tool 6: Events
  • Tool 7: Tickets
  • Tool 8: Recipes

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