At the core of every City group is communication between its participants, which is made possible by five different types of posts: topics, events, prayers, needs, and albums. These enable the group to coordinate activities, share prayers, or have discussions.
Start a New Post
On the news feed and in any group, you can begin a new post by clicking the Start a New Post link. Which type you choose depends on what you're trying to accomplish, but there are some things about all post types that are the same.
All types of posts trigger email alerts for group participants. Depending on how they've toggled their, most participants receive an email alert that someone in the group has started a new post, and then again whenever someone else replies to it. You can make replies by visiting The City or .
When creating a post, there are severalthat you can apply to change how that post works. To further the reach of any post, the user can or .
Types of Posts
Finally, to add a level of accountability to each group,have special access to edit, delete, or posts in their groups. They can even specify which types of post can be made in their groups.
Things to Remember
Group administrators or group leaders can customize features of a group, so you may not have the Start a New Post option in every group, or you may have a limited set of post types in some groups.