Welcome to the maya12-21-2012 forum! Website Tips and TricksHi friends and welcome to our 2012 forum
The coolest thing about this site is that we're all able to learn from one another. We have many guests that visit here so, to our guests, SIGN UP and JOIN IN!!!
Your input will be greatly appreciated!The Karma System
If you like or dislike a post, you can give positive or negative karma to the person who made that post by clicking "Love & Light
" under that person's name on the thread, or by clicking "Darkness
" for a negative karma post.You won't lose any of your own karma by giving someone else positive or negative karma. It's just a nice thing to do to show that person that you appreciated their post!The Rating System
The rating system is based on how many posts you have in the forum. The actual rating "titles" aren't serious, they're simply a fun way to ascend...lolHow to post a video
This is so easy to do! Copy the URL and past it into your post. That's it! Please note, most video sites, such as YouTube, Google, etc... are compatible on this site but only a few aren't. I'm working on that! How to change the color of your font:
Highlight the words you want to change (by right clicking your mouse and dragging it over the selected words), then choose "Change Color" (above).To highlight and change color in BOLD
Highlight the words you want to change (by right clicking your mouse and dragging it over the selected words), then choose the "B" incon above. Highlight the words you want to change the color of (by right clicking your mouse and dragging it over the selected words), then choose "Change Color" (above).Gallery Photos
I just added a new feauture called "Gallery" on your control panel. Feel free to add pictures to it. Please note, any inappropriate pictures will be removed and you will be banned from this forum.How to make a Marquee
Highlight whatever you want to marquee and hit the marquee button (M).How to do an Advanced Search
There are a lot of topics in this forum and with so many sub-forums, it's easy to double post. To do an advanced search, click the search button (to the right of the "Help" button). At the bottom of the Set Search Parameters box. click Advanced Search. From this point you can customize your search.How to post an image or photo
There are probably several different ways, but this is how I do it:1. Place your cursor over the image2. RIGHT click and choose "Properties"3. On the Properties box, left click and drag your cursor over the URL to highlight it. Then right click it while it's highlighted and choose "Copy"4. In the forum's text box, RIGHT click and choose "Paste"5. Left click and drag your cursor over the URL to highlight it6. Below the formatting button for Italics (marked I) there's an "Insert Image" button. Click it.7. You post will look like this. Then hit Post and you're done!FAIR USE NOTICE:
This website may contain copyrighted material. Such material is made available for educational purposes, to advance understanding of human rights, democracy, scientific, moral, ethical, and social justice issues, and so on. This constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for in Title 17 U.S.C. section 107 of the US Copyright Law. This material is distributed without profit. In other words, if you copy and paste a news article, please include the URL from where you got it!!!
An easy way to see how other people are formatting their posts is to hit the "quote" button on a reply and look at how they formatted the post. It's kind of like reverse engineering!In the near future, I hope to be adding a chatroom for our registered users, so keep checking back!
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Peace & love to all!