Now that you understand what a project folder is, it's time to create your own. There are a few options for this: 

Option 1: From the Home page

  1. Click the New button at the top right-hand corner, then click Project Folder
  2.  Give your project folder a name and description, then click Create Project Folder 

Option 2: From the Project Folders page

  1. In the top left-hand Menu drop down, click Project Folders
  2. Click the New Project Folder button at the top right-hand corner
  3. Give your project folder a name and description, then click Create Project Folder 


Edit or Delete a Project Folder

As you work through a project, you may find you want to update the name and description of the project, or delete it altogether once you're finished.


Edit a project folder

  1. Open the project folder you would like to edit
  2. Option 1: Under the project folder description, click Update description and type your new project name and/or description
  3. Option 2: select the circle with the three dots inside to the right of your project title and click Edit 


Delete a project folder

  1. Open the project folder you would like to delete
  2. Click on the circle with the three dots inside to the right of the project, click Delete 


Now that you have your Project Folder set-up and ready to go, it's time to start creating items to be housed here, or to add items that you've already created into your folder. 


Add a public profile: communicate and engage others by sharing your findings with a public profile. 

  1. Click on the Public Profiles tab on the left side menu. If there are no Public Profiles already saved, you can simply click New Public Profile
  2. If there are Public Profiles saved in your Project Folder, you can click the Create New... button and select New Public Profile
  3. Give your profile a name and description. Click Create Profile


Add a map: add a customized map to your project folder so it's easy to find

  1. Click on the Maps tab on the left side menu. If there are no Maps already saved, you can simply click New map OR New then Map
  2. If you have created a map outside of a project folder and want to add it to your folder, click Maps from the top drop-down menu
  3. Find the map you want to move, then click the grey circle with the three dots to the right. Click Move to... then search for your project folder 

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