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gr8word.com has a whole host of features for writers like you. While at first the interface may seem a little daunting please feel free to play with anything you find, the more you use the site the more intuitive we hope you will find it.
To get you up and running, here is a guide to making a standard blog post.
In this section, you will learn to create your first gr8word.com blog. Just follow these simple steps and you will be blogging in minutes.
First, you will need to sign in to gr8word.com.
After you have logged in, you can click on the "Write" option that will appear in the menu bar.
You can start your blog by giving it a title, in A.
After giving your blog a title, you can select who views your post using the dropdown menu B.
You can change this later if you wish.
Add in images and media to your blog using the box Insert Media Button C
(There is more help with on media later in this guide)
Next, you might want to insert tags to your blog. Your tags can be added at the “Tags” panel.
When you are done with your blog and ready to publish
it, just hit on the “Publish Now” that is the green button at
the top right.
Using Images, Videos and other files.
You can make your blog look more beautiful by inserting images and videos or you can attach documents and files (e.g. a Word .doc or a .zip file) to your post. Here you will learn how to upload files to your media manager and blog.
Click the ‘Insert Media’ button.
Click “Choose a media” on the right. This will open the gr8word.com media manager.
When you are in media manager, click the “Upload Media” button at the top right. Select the image or file that you want to upload. When the image has been uploaded to your media manager, select the image and click “Insert Image” which is the green button on the top right corner of the page.
Congratulations, you have just inserted a file into your blog post.
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13th November 2014. version 1.05
Implemented new advanced search.
Fixed text not showing in member to member message box.
Implement and begin live testing new Microsoft Office compatibility layer for OfficeXP, 2003 & 2007 versions.
Fixed security issue with backend emails, tested.
Released email queue.
Added ability to notify comment author via email when a user likes a person's comment.
Fixed xmlrpc compatibility.
Fixed regex issues.
Blog link failure now shows 404 correctly if component view is invalid.
Fixed image uploader issue if uploaded using Apple devices.
Fixed possible issue with image path-info not working correctly when constructing image path.
Fixed the feeds imported get the valid id from the URL.
Fixed issues with incorrectly reported sql errors on Chrome Browser.
Updated link to comments when generating notifications.
15th October 2014. version 1.04
Switched off localisation features because this cannot be controlled from some devices.
13th September 2014. version 1.03
Fixed wrong background colour used to show new blogs in the "Noises Off" when displayed in every browser except Google Chrome.
Fixed bug with comment system- Users could not delete own comments. -Notifier Charles Killeen.
Fixed bug with comment system- General editing error.
Fixed wrong background on login box for Firefox/Safari browsers.
Fixed wrong name showing on avatar overlay.
Fixed incorrect editing permissions on blogs.
Fixed "Keep me Logged In" ticked as default.
Changed login box button colour.
13th July 2014. version 1.02
Added Profile Bar to On Stage.
Fixed pressing Enter/Return submitted comment rather than performing a carriage return.
11th July 2014. version 1.01
Added Terms & Conditions to footer menu.
Added this Changelog to footer menu.
Corrected About Us.
Added Cookie approval popup to comply with crazy EU cookie law.
Amended number of blogs displaying on Frontpage to 4. Added pagination.
Amended number of Noises off items displaying at once. Added pagination.
Fixed menu not showing on mobile devices by adding offcanvas menu.
Fixed new feed notification button not getting the new items.
Fixed where restricted cover photo should not display in popup.
Fixed stream total items get overridden when there is a second attempt on calling stream link.
Fixed possible issue on photo likes.
4th July 2014. version 1.0
Initial Live Version
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