Go to ‘Add Data’- Click on ‘Add Data’ from anywhere on HDX. You will be required to login to add a dataset on HDX.Data on HDX is shared through organisations. You need to be a member of an organisation (with appropriate privileges) before you can add data.
Attach Resources (Files) Drag & drop your files OR select how you would like to import data (i.e. , Dropbox, Google Drive, API/URLs). These files will attach to one dataset. Alternatively, you can “Browse files” on your desktop, connect to Google Drive / Dropbox or import data from APIs/URLs.
Add Details - Your Files Under Your Files, fill out file type and add description (optional)
Add Details - Privacy / Dataset Title - Select privacy setting. - Fill out title of dataset and description (optional). - To make the sharing easier with your colleagues, less fields are required if you choose to share privately
Add Details - Metadata - Fill out all required fields based on your privacy settings. - When finished, press ‘Submit’. You will be forwarded to the dataset page.
To make the data contribution easier, some fields are pre-populated. Please make changes as necessary - Update Frequency - You will be asked to provide an update frequency for publicly shared datasets. When the time comes, HDX will send a reminder to update your dataset
When finished, press ‘Submit’ Your entry will be lost if you close the window prior to submitting.