Getting Started on HowNow

Welcome to HowNow! We're so glad you're here. Let's get started!

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Written by Lulu Dermeche, Aaron-Spencer, and Alfie Gardner
How To Learn

How To Learn

Understand how to get the best learning experience across the HowNow platform, with our How To Learn webinar on demand.
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Updated over a week ago

How to search for content

Understand the various ways to search for your content on HowNow
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Written by Lulu Dermeche
Updated over a week ago

How to use Elastic Search

Find all relevant content in a flash, thanks to our Elastic Search functionality!
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Written by Alfie Gardner
Updated over a week ago

How to view the new card layout for external content

Enjoy the updated, slicker and easy-to-navigate design of the content cards
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Written by Aaron-Spencer
Updated over a week ago

How to add/edit the Channels you want to subscribe to

Add, edit or delete all of your Channels on desktop and mobile, to ensure you see the most relevant content on your learning space.
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Written by Lulu Dermeche
Updated this week

How to receive your HowNow Digest learning recommendations

Your daily/weekly digest straight in your inbox!
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Written by Lulu Dermeche
Updated yesterday

How to navigate through the Content Player

Get to grips with the various sections of the Content Player
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Written by Alfie Gardner
Updated yesterday

How to comment on content

Social learning helps to keep your users further engaged with content and learning together.
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Written by Alfie Gardner
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How to add a Skill to your Profile

Add your top Skills to your Profile and request endorsements from your senior colleagues.
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Written by Aaron-Spencer
Updated this week

How to request a Skill Endorsement

Ask your Manager to endorse your Skills
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Written by Alfie Gardner
Updated over a week ago

How to access My Library

Track the content you're progressing through, your Must Do section, all of your Bookings and completed content in History.
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Written by Aaron-Spencer
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How to Highlight & Annotate text

Revisit key text within an Article by highlighting it, leaving an annotation (comment) and saving it.
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Written by Aaron-Spencer
Updated over a week ago

How to change your name

Changing your name is easy through the Profile page!
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Written by Alfie Gardner
Updated over a week ago
How To Create

How to navigate the Studio

Quickly get-to-grips with the layout of the HowNow Studio
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Written by Aaron-Spencer
Updated yesterday

How To Create

Understand how to create training courses, use Nuggets and more in this HowNow webinar on demand.
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Written by Aaron-Spencer
Updated over a week ago

How to create a Nugget

Knowledge can be shared quickly and efficiently with Nuggets. Get your information straight to your users, for bitesize learning.
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Written by Lulu Dermeche
Updated yesterday

How to add content to a Course

Adding content to your Course can be achieved with these easy steps.
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How to add a Lesson

Adding content to create a Lesson to your Course can be achieved with these easy steps.
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How to create a Live Class

Live Classes are great for up-skilling your team and sharing knowledge remotely in real-time. Here's how to get started.
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Written by Lulu Dermeche
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How to create a Webinar

Webinars are great for broadcasting mass-training sessions to big teams. Get started by using the steps outlined below.
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Written by Alfie Gardner
Updated yesterday

How to create an Event

Learning doesn't only happen online! Set up an Event inviting members to in-person sessions, whether conferences or workshops.
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Written by Aaron-Spencer
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How to add an image or GIF as a Thumbnail for content cards

Add images or GIFs to your content cards to bring the topics to life!
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Written by Alfie Gardner
Updated over a week ago
How To Manage

How To Manage

Learn all about your Insights and managing content created across your organisation.
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Written by Aaron-Spencer
Updated over a week ago

How to navigate and understand your Dashboard and Insights

Take a look at the different areas of the Dashboard and the Insights for your organisation.
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Written by Aaron-Spencer
Updated over a week ago

How to Bulk Message Users

Send messages to multiple users of a Course, Nugget, Event and more, to ensure they get updates on changes to content they're assigned to.
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Written by Alfie Gardner
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How to Bulk Upload Users

Add multiple Users at once using the Bulk Upload feature
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Written by Lulu Dermeche
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How to assign Users to content

Assign your Team Members to the right content using the Assign Learners Rule feature.
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Written by Aaron-Spencer
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How to add custom Job Roles

Include Roles that may be exclusively found within your organisation
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Written by Alfie Gardner
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How to manage external content publications

Turn on / turn off external content sources and providers
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Written by Alfie Gardner
Updated over a week ago

How to customise your organisation's Learning Space

Make your learning space look more in-line with your organisation's branding.
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Written by Lulu Dermeche
Updated over a week ago

File formats supported on HowNow

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Written by Lulu Dermeche
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Best Practices - Easy-Wins Content

Easy Wins for content ideas, to get your user started with engagement.
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Written by Aaron-Spencer
Updated over a week ago