Telegram's Forums and Topics update added a new way for communities to spread themselves across Telegram. Most of these changes mirror regular groups, but there are some notable changes that users might find unexpected!
Each topic should is a subset of the forum; Rose's settings are shared across all topics in a forum.
Forums have the concept of a default topic, usually the "general" topic. This is where Rose will send welcome messages.
Getting the current action topic
You can get the current action topic using the following command:
Setting a new action topic
You can also set new action topic by running this command in the desired action topic:
You can also use the bot to create, rename, close and delete your topics.
Creating new topics
You can create a new topic using the following command:
To create a new topic called "games", you would use:
You can rename a topic by using the following command in the topic you would like to rename:
You can close a topic by using the following command in the topic you would like to close:
Admins are still able to post in closed topics!
You can entirely delete a topic by using the following command in the topic you would like to close:
This will delete the topic completely, as well as all the messages in it.
This cannot be undone, so use with care!