@baris can users do this now? it would be great to turn of node bb community into something like sub reddits where people can make their own sub forums for discussiosn
It is not possible for users to make categories now.
Currently, community.nodebb.org uses http:// resources on some https:// pages, for instance https://community.nodebb.org/category/2/general-discussion (at the moment). According to Firefox, the resources are
This causes a security warning in Firefox (HTTPS "lock" sign has a yellow exclamation mark). Maybe external user profile/upload URLs which are embedded should be checked for their URI scheme, and if they're only available as http://, they could be either proxied over https:// or not be shown by default (only if you click on them or something like that). Or maybe just an "insecure" icon that links to the http:// resource…
Re: the second link -- we cannot control whether users link images with http or https, as not all sites support transparent http to https routing. I believe the imgur plugin returns https links now.
@julian Imgur can return HTTPS links but doesn't force them by default.
@julian sure blame me the second I log back in after a year.