First steps in the Community

Welcome to the Love Scottish Islands Community.  So, now you are here, what should you do first? Below is a list of 4 tasks to complete to give you a feel of the Community:

Firstly read the information below and then if you want to come back to it when you have logged in, you can find this page under the ‘Community’ menu as ‘First Steps in the Community’.

  • Go to the ‘My Profile’ page and complete your Profile. This will then show up in any posts that you add and will give the Community a little bit more information about you. You will need 2 photos (one for your Avatar and one for you Header background). If you have logged in through Facebook, then your Avatar and background photo will be taken directly from personal profile. If you need help completing this then click on the folowing link – My Profile Page

 

  • Click on the ‘Groups’ section and become a member of any specific island groups that you would like to follow. There are specific island within categories i.e.Lewis is in the Outer Hebrides category. There is also a general section for each category (Outer Hebrides – General). this is for any posts not relevant to a specific island, but relevant to the Outer Hebrides as a whole.

 

  • Next, add your first photo to your favourite island group. Maybe even add an album! If you need help completing this then click on the folowing link – How to add photos

 

  • On the right hand side of the screen under ‘My Profile’, you can see the link to ‘Preferences’. (On a mobile this would be at the bottom). Look through theses settings and change them to your desired preferences.There are three tabs – ‘Preferences’, ‘Notifications’ and ‘Accounts’.

OK, now you need to Log In. To do this, find the login section and enter your username and password.

 

Isle of Vatersay
Isle of Vatersay
Fair Isle
Fair Isle
Holy Isle
Holy Isle
Isle of Skye
Italian Chapel, Orkney
Italian Chapel, Orkney
Isle of Eriskay
Isle of Eriskay
Isle of Belnahua
Isle of Belnahua
Old Man of Hoy, Orkney
Old Man of Hoy, Orkney
Isle of Rum
Isle of Rum
Isle of Berneray
Isle of Berneray
  • Isle of Vatersay
  • Fair Isle
  • Holy Isle
  • Italian Chapel, Orkney
  • Isle of Eriskay
  • Isle of Belnahua
  • Old Man of Hoy, Orkney
  • Isle of Rum
  • Isle of Berneray