The AEM Communities consoles, available in the author environment from the global navigation panel, provides access to administrative tasks such as
- creating a community site
- adding groups nested within the site
- managing community site templates
- managing community members
- moderating user generated content (UGC)
- create custom badges
- configuring the default storage for UGC
When UGC storage is configured to be a common store shared by author and publish environments, the moderation console, available from both author and publish environments, operates on a solitary instance of UGC.
In the author environment, after signing in with administrator privileges, the Communities consoles are available from the navigation and tools consoles.
In the publish environment, a community site will display an Administration menu item when the signed in member has appropriate privileges.
The Sites console is accessible in the author environment for the purpose of creating and managing community sites and its groups.
The Moderation console is for bulk moderation of UGC and in the author environment. A similar bulk moderation console is accessible in the publish environment to community members assigned the role of community moderator for one or more community sites.
- Members, Groups
The Members and Groups consoles are for managing community members and member groups that exist in the publish environment from the author environment.
The Reports console is where reports on assignments, page views, and posted content (UGC) may be generated when a community site has enabled Adobe Analytics. The console is only available in the author environment.
To access Communities Tools (formerly the administration console), from global navigation : Tools, Communities