Home Page/Activity Feed
The home page is the first page that you land on after logging in to the site. On this page you can see the latest activity that has been happening within the site, located on the left hand side of the page. You can also access all of features in the menu located on the right hand side. At the very top right of the page, next to your thumbnail image, you can access your profile management area.
Articles (like a private Blog)
The articles feature allows you to read the latest news and articles from the Club and Groups and teams within the club. After arriving at the main Articles page, you simply click on any article title that you wish to read, this will open the full article on the page. When reading you will also notice that you can comment on any article at the bottom of the article itself. To navigate back to the main Articles page, hit the Articles button on the right hand side menu.
The documents section is a repository used to store documents for users to download. The documents that have been uploaded here have been deemed to be of use to users. To find a document you may be looking for, simply scroll through the available documents available, if they are not there click on one of the available folders, then search through the relevant folders. If you see a Document you wish to download, click on the title of the document, a pop-up box will drop down and ask you to confirm that you want to download that document. When you hit ‘ok’ the system will download the file to your “downloads” section on your computer.
To access the Media section simply click on the Media button on the right hand side menu. This will take you to the Group’s Media section. To view an album, you click on any album cover, this will then show you the contents of the album. At this point, you can hit any image and that will open all images in a slideshow. There are two options to scroll through the slideshow, 1) simply click anywhere in the image box and it will move to the next image, or 2) click on the thumbnails located at the bottom of the slideshow. You will also note that can comment on any individual photo or video as well.
The text chat feature is a live group chat room that allows users to meet together in there. To open the chat room you click on the Text Chat button in the right hand side menu. Once it opens, the system will automatically announce your arrival in the room. You can see who else is in the room by looking in the “Online Members” section. To post a message to the room, type your message in the white column where the words read, "write a message", then hit send. Your message will be posted to the wall for all to see. To leave the chat room, simply close the window.
The links section contains a list of helpful websites that have been sourced by the Group Organiser to make life easier for the members. To view a link, you click on the title of the link, or the URL itself. This will then open the webpage in a separate tab on your internet browser.
The events is where all fixtures and club and team events wil be posted. To view an event, simply click on the Events button in the RHS menu, this will show you a list of all upcoming events. to view a specific event, click on the event title. This will then show you the details of that event, and you can make a comment on that event, for instance to confirm your attendance.
Anywhere you see the words ‘add a comment’, you are able to type something and publish it. Place your cursor into the text box that says ‘add a comment’ and then begin to type. You will see your words appear on the screen as you are typing. Once you have finished typing, press the button that says ‘add comment’. You will then see your message on the screen.
You can also delete your comment be pressing the drop down arrow and then selecting ‘delete comment’ as shown here in this image.
Managing Your Profile
Select your name at the top right of the screen, click on the arrow and a drop down will appear. Select ‘profile’ from the drop down list. You will then be taken to the ‘edit profile’ page. Here, you can edit your first and last name, email address, user name and other personal details.
You can also change your profile photo. Click on ‘change’, this will open a pop-up window to allow you to find the image you want to use for your picture. Once you locate the picture, double-click on it and it will begin to upload. In a few moments, you will see your new profile image appear. Before you leave the page, make sure your press ‘save profile’ to save any changes you have made.