Timeline

  • overview

    The Timeline module is part of the core system and is responsible for the 'Activity Timeline' that is found on user's profiles.

    It follows a Twitter model of having followers follow each other to be notified of posts.

    Posts of people you follow will be visible to you on your timeline.
  • screenshot of the jrAction module interface in the ACP
  • When the jrAction module is active and available to your users they will be able to write action updates of up to 140 characters.

    These micro blog style updates will appear in their timeline for visitors to the profile to read.
  • screenshot of the action timeline of a user. The skin in the picture is jrElastic.
  • {jrAction_stats}

    Function
    {jrAction_stats}
    parameter
    type
    default
    required
    description
    profile_id
    int
    -
    on
    The numeric profile_id of the profile whos stats you want returned.
    assign
    string
    -
    on
    The variable to assign the stats to
    This is an optional function that skin designers can use to retrieve the stats of the profile created by the Activity Timeline module.
  • Example

    In your template if you wanted to show an unordered list of the stats you would use the following code
    {jrAction_stats assign="action_stats" profile_id=$_profile_id}
    <ul>
        <li>{$action_stats.actions} Action Updates</li>
    </ul>
researchcooperative
12 Dec 2016 10:08:32PM @researchcooperative:
Can a screenshot be added to show how this looks on an example web page? This would make the advice much more understandable or actionable.

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