While Discourse does not have some of what we liked about CD-Media, it does have a few new things that could be helpful when highlighting certain aspects of a whitepaper. It allows us to be more concise in our descriptions, using markdown and auto-hosted images. Here are some tips I’ve found. Please feel free to add to them!
- Make the download obvious by adding the H1 tags around the download link:
H1 tags make text look like this
- Take a screenshot of an interesting part of the document and directly paste it into the post in a meaningful way. I think these are best below the description.