Create a padlet from scratch
Padlet is the easiest way to create and collaborate in the world. Learn how to get started with your first Padlet!
Create a new template
You did it! You created a padlet with the perfect layout for all of your future projects! If only you could save it, so you don't have to remake it multiple times. 🤔 Welcome to Templates!
Upload multiple files at the same time
You have a project you're working on that requires 15 different attachments, but you really don't want to take the time to post these one by one. What do you do? You upload these files all at once! U…
Padlet privacy options
When you create a padlet, you can choose a privacy setting to control who can access it. Read this article to learn about the different privacy options.
Welcome to the world of pre-made templates - just for you! You have an idea of what you want to create but just don't know where to start. We get it.
Format text in a post
Learn how to format text on posts. Use bold text, italics, special characters, and formulas.
Breakout links are a unique way to share your padlet. Using these specialized links you can send out specific sections without revealing the entire padlet to them! Group projects have never been easi…
Submission request links
A submission request allows anyone with the link to post to a padlet without first visiting the padlet. Turning on submission request links. Access your submission request links by clicking on the Sh…
How do I layer posts on canvas?
To change the stacking order of your posts, click on the vertical three dot ellipsis button (... ) in the upper right corner of the post to see the menu. You can bring your posts to the front or send…
Report posts and padlets
Reported content will be reviewed by our member services team and if it violates our content policy it will be removed immediately.
Search and filter posts
Need to find a particular post? Search through your posts by keyword, or filter by post color, author, or status.
Join a padlet
Padlets are secret by default. You will need at least one of these three things to join someone else's padlet: link. QR code. Email invitation.
Author and timestamp on posts
Learn about different ways of identifying who posted what on your padlet.
Wallpaper makes things more fun and cute! On Padlet, you can choose from solid colours, patterns and images.
Add a drawing
Padlet offers a few features for aspiring artists and creators. Read this article to learn how to draw on a padlet!
Set a padlet's cover image
This article explains what a cover image is and how to set one for your padlet.
Share an individual post
You can always share the link to your padlet, but did you know that you can share the link to an individual post? Learn more!
Reactions enable peer-to-peer quantitative feedback on Padlet and allow you to collaborate in many new ways. Learn more!
Embed a padlet
Did you know that you can embed your padlet on another website? Read on to learn how!
Padlet links and custom URLs
Even if you transfer your padlets to a new account, change your username, or customize your URL, your padlet will never be lost. Learn about Padlet links.
Leave a padlet
If you have been added to a padlet as a collaborator, it will show up in the Shared section of your dashboard. This is how to remove yourself as a collaborator and remove the padlet from the Shared tab.
Access a padlet's details
Curious about who made a padlet or what format is being used? Want to know how many posts are in a padlet without counting on your fingers? Click on the three dot ellipsis button (... ) in the action…
Customizing your Post fields can be a very helpful tool when you want to convey a clear message on what you're expecting from others in a post.
Export a padlet
Want a copy of your padlet in its final form? Learn about the different ways to export your padlet.
Posts will autosave as drafts. Drafts will remain on padlets and will only be visible to you. Post drafts appear on the bottom of the Padlet screen.
Add editable Google files to a padlet
You are able to add editable google files to Padlet. Here's how.
There are two color schemes in a padlet: dark and light. Learn how to adjust your color scheme.
Google Drive integration
You are able to link your Google Drive account to your Padlet account to post Drive items as attachments without leaving the padlet.
I can't draw (AI image generation)
I can't draw uses the power of generative AI to create images based on a description you provide. You can then choose one of the images to use in your post. Be as descriptive and creative as possible…
In Dashboard Settings, you are able to select your dashboard's default library and choose which libraries appear on your dashboard.
Recover a deleted padlet
You can recover a deleted padlet within 30 days from the date it was trashed. After 30 days it is automatically and permanently purged from our system and not recoverable.
Archive or unarchive a padlet
Learn how to clean up your dashboard by archiving or unarchiving old padlets.
Prevent others from posting on my padlet
Learn how to restrict foreign interlopers from posting on your padlet.
Allow others to move posts around on my padlet
Learn how to enable visitors to rearrange posts on your padlet.
Learn how to sort your posts alphabetically, randomly, by reaction, or by date published.
Pin a location on the Map format
You are able to pin a location in the map format. You do this by making a post on that location. Here's how.
Delete a padlet
Michelangelo said, "If the wine is sour, throw it out!" The same is true for a padlet. Here is how to delete a sour padlet.
Selecting multiple padlets
Work smarter, not harder! No one wants to spend time archiving padlets one at a time. You want to clean up your Dashboard so it's not as cluttered, but you still want to keep those padlets! How?
Default padlet privacy and visitor permissions
Learn about default privacy settings and how to adjust them!