Create a tutorial

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Step 1 - Create your tutorial

  1. At the top right of the home page, click on Create a page.
  2. In the pop-up window that opens, select Tutorial.
  3. Name the tutorial, then click Create.

Step 2 - Fill in the useful information

Once the tutorial has been created, fill in the information that will make it easier to find and understand the tutorial.

Description: Write a short presentation of the purpose of the tutorial

Categories:' Specify the categories to which the tutorial relates.

Difficulty:' Indicate the level of difficulty of the tutorial.

Keywords: Enter keywords that will allow users to search for your tutorial more easily.

Introduction: Add any preliminary information in this field.

Step 3 - Add the main image

  1. Click on the blue insert to open the media gallery
  2. Search for an image on the platform or upload a new image (see Add New Media), then click Insert in the page.

Step 4 - Add a video

Click on Add a video below the space reserved for the introduction.

Added videos can :
  • Either be uploaded directly to the Dokit platform (in .mp4, .mov or WebM formats)
  • Either come from different video platforms, such as Youtube, Vimeo, Dailymotion or an MP4 file.

Step 5 - Add a part or tool, a pre-requisite tutorial or a file

To add parts or tools, click on the "Parts and tools" tab, then click on "Search and add a part, tool or material" to deposit your document.

Repeat this maneuver to add prerequisite tutorials and/or files.

For files, you can also add a link to the site where your file is hosted by clicking on "'Add a link"'.

Step 6 - Create steps

  1. Click on the blue insert to open the media gallery and import images
  2. Assign a title to your step in the step bar
  3. Add a brief description for your stage in the space below the stage bar
  4. Click on Add a step to complete the tutorial with more steps.
You can also add notes and references in the space below the Add Step button.

Step 7 - Publish your tutorial

  • Select the status of the tutorial:

- Draft if you have not finished writing it.

- Submit for Proofreading when you wish to submit your tutorial to the proofreaders before its publication on the platform.

  • Finalize the creation by clicking Save.