Help & Support

September 5th, 2009

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Logging
Registration
The Dashboard

What is Blogging?

“Blog” is an abbreviated version of “weblog,” which is a term used to describe web sites that maintain an ongoing chronicle of information. A blog is a frequently updated, personal website featuring diary-type commentary and links to articles on other Web sites. Blogs range from the personal to the political, and can focus on one narrow subject or a whole range of subjects. -Wordpress-

Basically, blogging is a way of sharing one’s thought or idea across the web. It also allows other people to comment or give their opinions about the blog.

Logging In

To be able to post blogs and comments, you must have an account. You can do this by simply registering. Read item below to know more about registration. Click the Log in option below the Control Panel found on the lower right corner of the page to log in. After which you will be taken to the Dashboard.

Registration

Registration is simple. Located on the lower right corner of the page is the Control Panel. It contains the options Register and Login. If you already have an account, you can simply click Login and enter your user name and password. If not, then you’ll have to register for an account.

To register, click the Register button and you’ll be taken into the register page. All you need to do is to input a Username and your E-mail Address.

IMPORTANT: Please use a username that is easily recognizable. Usernames like “Darth_Vader” or “the_destroyer89” are highly discouraged. Due to security reasons, your password will be sent to you personally by the administrator. Please wait at most two days to receive our e-mail. If for any reason, you don’t receive any e-mail regarding your password after two days, feel free to contact the administrator.

Now that you have your account, we can start blogging.

The Dashboard

The dashboard gives you access to everything you can do on the website.

  1. Menu
  2. Header
  3. Modules
  4. Quickpress
  5. Control Panel
Menu

It gives you all the options you need to create a post. Located under the Post menu, are the options Edit and Add New. Edit lets you edit a previous post and Add New takes you into the Add New Post page where you can create your blog with all the formatting options you need. Found also under the Menu are Media, Comments and Profile. Media allows you to upload files* on the website while Comments shows you all the comments posted on your blogs so far and Profile allows you to tweak options or even change your password.

Header

Clicking on the Header takes you back to the main page of the site.

Modules

Modules are floating panels that may contain information or options regarding your blog. “Floating” because they can be dragged and moved to other places within the page.

Quickpress

Quickpress allows you to post blogs quickly. Formatting options however, are not available. If for some reason, you want to format your blog, just choose Edit from the Post menu and the formatting tools shall be available.

Control Panel

The Control Panel basically contain shortcuts to other pages. New Post allows you to create your post. Clicking on the username takes you to the Profile page and clicking Log Out logs you out of the site.
* – File uploading is temporarily disabled.

Additional Support

If you have any additional questions or queries, feel free to post your questions on this page or e-mail the administrator directly at dycharles@gmail.com.

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