What is KINetic?
KINetic is a social media platform developed by Kingspan Panels North America to bring architects, designers, and Kingspan professionals to collaborate, discuss, and share architectural ideas.
How do I create a new account?
Simply click on the "Signup" button on the homepage and provide your email address, first/last name, and create a password and you are all set.
What happens if I forget my password?
Click on the "Forgotten Password" link, provide your email address, and click on the "Send Password" link and your password will be emailed to you. If your email security settings are high, the email might go to your junk or spam folder so be sure to check there.
What is a Cluster?
A cluster within KINetic is a project, idea, or discussion you wish to share with the KINetic community.
How do I create a Cluster?
Once you log in to KINetic, click on the "Create New Cluster" icon and follow the steps. Upload a photo, title your cluster, tag your cluster to make it more visible to the KINetic universe, and submit.
What is a Sphere?
A Sphere is a smaller discussion or idea that resides within a cluster. A cluster can have multiple spheres to have multiple interactions and discussions occurring at once.
How do I create a Sphere?
Simply click on a cluster to view the cluster. Once you are inside a cluster, click on the "Add a Sphere" icon on the top right. From there, you can link to a Kingspan resource, upload a photo, and give your sphere a brief description.
How do I find KINetic Users?
Under the "Home" tab resides the search function. Use the search function to find other users within KINetic that you want to follow.
What is the Newsfeed?
The Newsfeed allows you to view recent activity from users you follow.
How do I edit my Profile?
By clicking on the "Account" tab, you can edit your profile picture, your biography, and current projects you are compiling.
How does a Cluster's influence work?
As your cluster increases its user following and comments, its influence increases.
How do I leverage Kingspan's technical resources?
Clusters and can be linked to incorporate Kingspan's product info to help discuss them with your projects.
How do I add users to collaborate on a Cluster?
When you click on a cluster, click on the "collaborate" tab and you can see which users you follow or that follow you are collaborating on that cluster. If you want to add users, you can simply by clicking on the "Add Users" and add users that you follow.
What is the difference between a public and private cluster?
A public cluster can be searched, viewed, and commented on by anyone within the KINetic universe. A private cluster can only be viewed by the creator of the cluster and whichever users that user decides. Clusters can be changed from public to private at anytime by editing the cluster and changing the status of the cluster.
Can I share my clusters with other social networks?
Absolutely! We invite you to share KINetic and your work with other networks and invite other users to join KINetic and your conversations.
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