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A Post is an entry on the [[RideBoard]]  that announces your travel plans.  
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[[File:Android 1.0.2.png|right|200px]]A Post is an entry on the [[RideBoard]]  that announces your travel plans (see image on right).
  
  
 
The Post is made up of the following elements:
 
The Post is made up of the following elements:
 
 
 
#Your handle  
 
#Your handle  
 
##Your full name
 
##Your full name
#You picture  
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#Your picture  
 
#The place where you're going,  or would like to go  
 
#The place where you're going,  or would like to go  
#A short message telling others what you need  
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#A short message telling others what you need (car seat, wheel chair assistance), rates, pick up details, waiting details
  
  
The Post is visible to all your social contacts who are also using RideConnect.  The Post is also visible to their social contacts.   
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The Post is visible to all your social contacts who are also using RideConnect.  The Post is also visible to their social contacts, and Channel.   
  
  
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Your name isn't revealed to anyone beyond your immediate social network.  For example, your friends friends can only see your handle, and not your full name.  
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Your name isn't revealed to anyone beyond your immediate social network.  Your friends friends can only see your handle, and not your full name. In this image on the right tulipred's full name is not visible.
  
  
Other users can either ask you for or offer you a ride by clicking on the destination that has been selected in the post.
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*If you have your driver profile enabled, other users can ask you for a ride off your post. Such requests expire after five minutes. If your driver is in the middle of a ride, please request the ride again after five minutes.

Latest revision as of 14:15, 15 August 2019

Android 1.0.2.png
A Post is an entry on the RideBoard that announces your travel plans (see image on right).


The Post is made up of the following elements:

  1. Your handle
    1. Your full name
  2. Your picture
  3. The place where you're going, or would like to go
  4. A short message telling others what you need (car seat, wheel chair assistance), rates, pick up details, waiting details


The Post is visible to all your social contacts who are also using RideConnect. The Post is also visible to their social contacts, and Channel.


You have the option of restricting the visibility based on privacy settings.


Your name isn't revealed to anyone beyond your immediate social network. Your friends friends can only see your handle, and not your full name. In this image on the right tulipred's full name is not visible.


  • If you have your driver profile enabled, other users can ask you for a ride off your post. Such requests expire after five minutes. If your driver is in the middle of a ride, please request the ride again after five minutes.