How Do I

 

You need to register for this site (at bottom right of page) before you can publish a post, document or weblink. 

a) How To – Publish a Post

  • Click on “+New” on the menu bar at the top left of the screen
  • Select “Post”
  • Add text for a Title
  • Add text for the content of the Post
  • Under `Categories’ tick the `Blog’ box and also tick the box most appropriate to your post ie Event, News or Publications
  • Add some tags ie words that describe your post separated by a comma e.g.”climate change,pollution,Liverpool” etc
  • Click on `Save Draft’
  • Preview the page and when you are happy with it
  • Click on `Publish’

b) How To – Add a Photograph/Document to a Post

  • Click on “+New” on the menu bar at the top left of the screen
  • Complete the steps above but before you Publish a post…..
  • Click on `Upload/Insert’
  • On the `From Computer’ tab, click on `select files’
  • Browse Your computer to find the right file
  • Click on `Open’……..and wait for crunching to finish
  • Add some text under `Caption’…….this will appear under your photo (photos only)
  • Select where you want the photo to appear under `preferred alignment’ ie left, centre or right (photos only)
  • Select the size of the photo….thumbnail, medium or large (photos only)
  • Click on `Insert into Post’
  • Click on `Save Draft’
  • Preview the page and when you are happy with it
  • Click on `Publish’

 c) How To – Add a Weblink

  • Click on “+New” on the menu bar at the top left of the screen
  • Select “Link”
  • Add a name for the Link
  • Add the web address for the Link
  • Type a brief description
  • Under `Categories’ tick the most appropriate category (NW=Northwest England)
  • Click on `Add Link’

**No commercial adverts please ie for courses or books**

d) Upload a Document to the `Download Library’

 Uploading a file to a `Download Library’ is also possible. If desired, please contact the site Admin using the Contact Us box at the bottom of each page.