What is the difference between a Tribe Owner and Tribe Admin?

While interacting with Tribes, you probably noticed that there are members who are referred to as Tribe Owners and Admins. You might be wondering what those positions mean and what role they play in a Tribe. Let's walk through these differences together. 

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Tribe Owner

When you create a Tribe, you will automatically be made a Tribe Owner. Tribe Owners create the Tribe, add Tribe rules and invite the initial members. 

As Tribe Owner, you will be able to:

  1. Add and edit Tribe information (Tribe Rules, Descriptions, etc.) 
  2. Invite new members to Tribes
  3. "Kick Out" current members and content from your Tribe (this includes Tribe Admins) 

You can tell a Tribe Owner by the Crown symbol next to their name:

Tribe Admin

Tribe Admins are members that have been given admin permissions by the Tribe Owner. Tribe Admins can invite new members into Tribes or remove other non-Admin members from the Tribe. 

As Tribe Admin, you will be able to: 

  1. Add and edit Tribe information (Tribe Rules, Descriptions, etc.) 
  2. Invite new members to Tribes
  3. "Kick Out" other non-Admin members from the Tribe (Admins cannot remove owners). 

You can tell a Tribe Admin by the Badge symbol next to their name:

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