Homepage Overview
Written by Greg Houtteman   
Tuesday, 27 January 2009 20:35

The ALL NEW Educated Angler homepage

Latest News Rotator

It's the big blue thing at the top with the news stories in it!  If you move your mouse over it, buttons appear at the lower right that allow you to pause the rotating, and manually move between stories using the arrow buttons.  You can click on the picture or title to go to the full story.

Left Column

Search

Full site search.  Just enter your search keywords and hit the enter key.  Your results will appear in a new page and you can do advanced searching from within that page to better narrow in on what you're looking for.

Sign In

If you are registered, simply enter your username and password. There is help if you've forgotten either of them:

  • If you've forgotten your username, click the link and submit your email address. The username associated with that email address will be sent out.
  • If you've forgotten your password, click the link and submit your email address. You will be sent an email with a link that will allow you to go in and change your password.
  • If neither of those work for you - contact us - we'll try to help.

If you are not registered, click the Create an Account link and join the Educated Angler Community.

My Info

This is a quick menu for managing your community interactions. (See Help -> Community for complete details.)

Main Area

Articles Section

Self-configurable interface allows our members to design their homepage to suit their liking:

  • Choose how many stories you'd like to see for each section - select 0, 5, 10, 15
  • Arrange sections in the order you'd like to see them by grabbing the upper right corner of a section and dragging it into position.

Latest Posts

Quick synopsis of the latest posts on the EA Message Boards.

Chat Status

Will display if users are chatting currently, and provides the Launch Chat link.

Status Area

Who's Online

List of users online with links to their profiles

Active Groups

List of groups that have been active recently.  There is a Show All Groups link to take you to the Community Group page.

What's Happening

List of recent Community-related activity with embedded linking to Community information.

Latest Videos

List of recently added videos.

 

 
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