About the Welcome category

We’re thrilled you’ve joined us here in the MongoDB community! Please take the time to introduce yourself and welcome our newest members.

Here are a few steps to get you started:

  • :stop_sign: Read the Code of Conduct. These are the rules of the road for participating in our community and will help you to understand what is expected behavior for all participants.

  • :gift: Read the Getting Started Guide. This is your go-to reference guide for all things forum-related, including how-to’s, policies, and links to helpful resources. You should also check out the @leafiebot message in your inbox for a special surprise.

  • :camera_flash: Upload a profile picture. Having a profile picture gives other members a sense of connection with you and increases the likelihood of you getting responses to your posts.

  • :smile: Fill in your profile. Your biography can give other users a better sense of who you are. Add your geographic location, expertise and passions, and other information about you and your work. This will help others with similar interests to connect with you.

  • :wave: Introduce yourself. Tell your fellow community members more about yourself by posting a quick introduction in a new topic here in the Welcome category.

  • :mag_right: Browse topics in your areas of interest. Each category contains pinned topics that will help you get oriented, such as frequently asked questions and answers.