In addition to using teams to share queues with your teammates, GQueues allows you to publish your queues for the world to see.

Publishing a queue can be extremely valuable for communicating specific information with your team, your customers or anyone who has an interest in your work. Some examples of situations where you might publish a queue include: status of an ongoing project, syllabi for college classes (with attached documents such as assignments), or building community by gathering and displaying input from your customers.

Make a queue public

When you publish a queue, GQueues creates a link you can share with anyone as well as a snippet of HTML you can paste into a blog or web page. Once pasted, a live version of your queue is embedded into your site.

No matter how you share your published queue, any changes you make will be instantly reflected for all to see, regardless of whether they use GQueues.

You can publish a queue following these steps:

  1. Click the drop-down menu of the queue you want to publish and select Publish.

    Publish a queue from the lefthand panel

  2. This brings up the Publish window for the queue you want to change. Click the Public option.

    Select Public in order to publish your queue

  3. Select the options to display for that queue. Anything you check here will be automatically displayed when someone views your published queue. Control buttons refers to the buttons that allow others to import your published queue into their own GQueues account.

    Choose what options you want the public to be able to see for your queue

  4. Copy the HTML to embed the queue in a website, or the link to share it with others via email or chat.

  5. Once you’ve copied the HTML, be sure to click Save. Your queue will not be public until you select Save.

  6. Paste your HTML into your website or share your link with others.

View a published queue

What a published queue looks like to viewers

If you chose to include control buttons, the published version of the queue includes an import button at the top right so viewers can easily import the queue into their own GQueues account.

Please Note: When another person imports your queue, this does not give them access to your queue. GQueues makes a copy of your queue and all its tasks at the time of import and places it in their account for their own use. Any changes they make to this copied queue will not affect your original queue.

What’s Next?

How to unpublish a queue

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