Moderating Content

You can review content before it is published to eliminate spam and abusive content in User Generated Content (UGC) portals. You can also implement complex editorial workflows for your various editorial team roles.

This window displays a list of all content that has been flagged as inappropriate by users. By default, the list is filtered and sorted according to the number of flags that each entry has received. You can sort the list by clicking on the various columns and scroll through the pages at the bottom of the list.

To display content for moderation

  1. Select the Content menu and then select the Moderation tab.
  2. Click on the thumbnail or the name of an entry.
    The Edit Entry window is displayed. Like the Entries tab, the Filters bar is displayed.
  3. Filter your moderation entry list according to various parameters and search criteria. See Searching and Filtering Through Media.
  4. By default, the list is already filtered by content that was flagged for review. To change this, use the Additional Filters that are opened by clicking Refine.

Previewing Content Using the Moderation Tab

To preview content

  1. Select the Content icon and then select the Moderation tab.
  2. Click on the name of an entry.
    The entry is displayed in the player in a new window.
  3. Use the Report tab to view why this specific media was moderated.
  4. Use the Details tab to review the media details or to ban the creator if necessary.

Rejecting Content Using the Moderation Tab

To reject content (one or more entries)

  1. Select the Content menu and then select the Moderation tab.
  2. Select the relevant entries (check near each entry for multiple choices and click Reject Entry.
    You can reject more than one entry at a time, but only for entries appearing on the same page of the main list.

Approving Content Using the Moderation Tab

To approve content (one or more entries)

  1. Select the Content menu and then select the Moderation tab.
  2. Select the relevant entries (check near each entry for multiple choices,) and click Approve Entry".
    You can approve more than one entry at a time, but only for entries appearing on the same page of the main list.
    Use the Moderation option in the Universal Studio to allow users to moderate content and flag content as inappropriate.

Setting Moderation Flags

To set the Moderation options

  1. Select the Universal Studio tab and select the Plugins icon.
  2. Check the box next to Moderation to enable this option.

  3. Enter the following parameters:
     

    Description

    Values

    Header

     

     

    Text

     

     

    Tooltip

     

     

    Reason: Sexual Content

     

     

    Reason: violent Content

     

     

    Reason: Harmful Content

     

     

    Reason Spam

     

     

  4. Click Preview changes to preview your modifications.
  5. Click Save Player Settings.

Setting Moderation Options from the Entries Table

To set the moderation options from the Entries table

  1. Select the Content menu and then select an entry.
  2. Click Share and Embed (located underneath the player).
  3. Click the Flag Icon to set additional moderation options.
  4. Choose the reason for moderation from the drop-down menu and click Submit.
    The entry will be listed in the Moderation tab as a flagged entry.

 Applying Bulk Actions to Moderated Media

You may approve or reject multiple entries through the Bulk Action’s options.

To modify multiple moderated entries

  1. Check the Moderated media you want to modify.
  2. Select Approve or Modify from the Select Action dropdown menu.
  3. Click Save.
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