Community articleWorking with community forum topics
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Using the Atom Publishing Protocol, also known as AtomPub, you can create or update topics in communities forums.
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Using the Atom Publishing Protocol, also known as AtomPub, you can create or update topics in communities forums.
Creating a community forum topic programmatically
To add a topic to a community forum, send an Atom entry document containing the forum topic to the community forum topics resource.

Retrieving a community forum topic programmatically
To retrieve complete information about a forum topic, use the edit link found in the forum topic entry in the forum topics feed.

Updating a community forum topic programmatically
To update a topic in a community forum, send an updated forum topic document in Atom format to the existing forum topic's edit web address.

Deleting a community forum topic programmatically
To delete a topic from a forum, use the HTTP DELETE method.