Creating, Viewing & Engaging With Content

You can compose gabs by clicking on the box that says "Write a new post" located on the Homepage, or by clicking on the pencil "Gab" icon located to the right of your profile icon at the top. 

You have 300 characters to express yourself, keeping in mind our Guidelines that can be found at www.gab.ai/about/guidelines and are also located at the bottom of the left hand column.

Click inside the text box to type a gab. Click “publish” to post.

If you wish to post in a particular category make sure you have navigated to that category’s specific page before you write your post.

Click on the GIF button to browse our GIF library. 

Click Photo upload images from your device to Gab. Images currently have a 10mb max size and you can upload 4 at a time.

Click “ Poll” to create a poll and survey your fellow Gabbers.

You can add up to 5 different possible responses. 

Check the "Share On Twitter" box to connect your Twitter account. This will give you the ability to automatically tweet anything you post on Gab.

Please make sure you review our guidelines before posting anything on Gab. If the content you are posting is obscene, or generally Not Safe For Work (NSFW) please check the NSFW box before posting.

Review our guidelines at   https://www.gab.ai/about/guidelines

Your feed is the area that displays content from gabbers you are following, unless you have them or specific content they share muted. 

Content on Gab runs on a voting system. Up-voting content is essentially “liking” it. Down-voting is “disliking” it.

Click on either the up or down arrows underneath a post to engage with it and “vote” for that piece of content.

The numbers you see next to the arrows represent the total amount of up/down-votes that post has received. 

* Note: In order to use downvotes, a user must first accumulate a score of 250 points and have a verified email address. Downvoting content costs 1 point.

Click the Reply button to engage with other users and comment on their content.

Reposting will share the content with your followers so they can see it as well. This feature is only available for public accounts.

The Quote button will allow you to repost this content and also add your own comment to it. 

Content on Gab runs on a voting system. Up-voting content is essentially “liking” it. Down-voting is essentially “disliking” it.

Click on either the up or down arrows next to a post to engage with it and “vote” for that piece of content.

The numbers you see next to the arrows represent the total amount of up/down-votes that post has received. 

Note: In order to use downvotes, a user must first accumulate a score of 250 points and have a verified email address. Downvoting content costs 1 point 

Click the Reply button to engage with other users and comment on their content.

Click the Comments button to see what other people have replied.

The Repost button will share the content with your followers so they can see it as well. This feature is only available for public accounts.

The Quote button will allow you to repost this content and also add your own comment to it. This is also only available for public accounts.

Follow your favorite topics by clicking on the star next to the topic title. 

After being favorited, the topic will show up under your "Favorites" menu at the top of the left sidebar.