If you’re new to Sunlight, this article will help you know your way. You might have noticed that as soon as you log in, you see your homepage which should look like this:
On the left side, you’ll see your sidebar menu, and on your right you’ll see your name and your company playlists. To start, let’s take a look at your left menu.
First, you’ll see your profile picture at the left top corner, if you click there a new modal will appear where you’ll be able to go to your profile and your settings, here you’ll also have an option to log out. To learn more about this, please read our article “My Sunlight” and “Your Profile Settings”.
Additionally, you’ll see your current budget in all your wallets and the total amount that you have available to use in new requests.
Then, you’ll see the following buttons:
- Home: To see the homepage.
- Use your Sunlight!: To create requests.
- Search: To look for resources, playlists and more!
- Notifications: To see your latest updates.
- Share Something: To share in Sunlight something you’ve found elsewhere.
- Requests: To take a look at the requests you’ve created.
- Playlists: To see all your playlists or to create new ones.
- Your Company’s logo: This will take you to your company’s profile where you can take a look at your company’s activity, playlists and more!
To see this in more detail, please check out our article “Sidebar Overview”
The “To do” section
Secondly, you’ll see your “To do” section. Here you’ll be able to see the available funds that you can use to create new requests, keep in mind that this is the sum of all your wallets. If you click in this box, you can also create a new request.
Below this, you’ll find a box called “Give us Feedback”. Click here and a new window will open where you’ll be able to add any new ideas you might have in order to improve your Sunlight experience. We’re always looking to improve so we are very open to feedback, comments, and suggestions!
Finally, on the right side you’ll see your feed. This is divided into four sections:
Here you’ll see the playlists that your company wants you to check out. Feel free to open any of them, take a look at the resources, and like or comment on them.
Just for You.
These are the playlists or resources that we recommend to you. These suggestions have been selected according to the skills and interests you and your admin have chosen.
Here you can see a variety of playlists specially designed by worldwide experts in the area. You’ll find diverse topics, just click on the one you like the most to take a look at the resources inside.
In this section, you’ll see what other team members have bought or shared within Sunlight. You can also see this if you go to your company’s profile. (click on the company’s logo).
And that’s it! Now that you know the basics, you’re ready to start using Sunlight!