You want to keep certain articles secret. You want only your friends to be able to read them. No problem, that's why we have theSECRET ARTICLEfeature! How does it work? There are two ways: • Use the drop-down menu in the post section: Click on public and choose "Secret". To make your article public again, just choose "Public" again!
• From the article editor: Edit your article, scroll down to the end of the article and just click on "Secret". You want your article to be public again? Just click on "Public".
- Add your friends toyour VIP list: Go to "My friends" and click on "My VIPs". To add VIP's type in your friends names and click on "Invite" or simply use "Choose friends" and pick everyone you want to add to you VIP's.
- Become a VIP: Go on your friend's blog and click on "Become a VIP"!
We changed a few things and of course you should have noticed by now ;-) We received a few questions regarding the new version, you will find the answers to the most frequent ones here. If you shouldn't find your questions answered here, just post a comment, we'll try to answer it as soon as possible!
Where do I find my friends list?
How do I find my online friends?
★ You can access your friends list by clicking on the 'My friends'' button in your navigation bar, you'll find your friends list, your best friends, your VIP's, your fans and your online friends right there!
Where did my Top friends go?
★ You can access your Top friends list by clicking on the 'Statistics' button in your navigation bar, simply click on 'Top friends' underneath your statistics.
It seems to me, that loading pages and images takes much longer. ★ OK. We are already running tests to optimize that.
How can I access all my articles? ★ Just click on 'POST' in your navigation bar to access all your articles.
How can I change the skin of my blog? ★ We have to options for you: you can either go to 'My account' / 'My blog' / 'Skin' or access the settings directly from your blog. On the upper right corner you'll find a drop down menu with direct access to your skin settings.
If you should come across any problems, let us know, we'll be there for you!
For your info: this article will be updated regularly.
You're discovering all our new features, but you have a question or there's something you don't get...
So before flooding our inbox, first look here in Questions Answered!
☁ ❝ Can we keep our columns like before? ❞ ☼Yes, you certainly can. To put your blog back to the way it was, or to change your blog, the columns, the structure, or the skin, look under "Manage blog > Skins."
☁ ❝ Can we personalize our skin, background or look? ❞ ☼Yes you can still personalize your skin! Create your own skin or find one in the new catalog!
☁ ❝ Cool. But do I have to redo my blog's whole look? ❞ ☼No, nothing will be changed on your blog, only your profile. You get to keep your old set-up and skin. The look doesn't change. To change your profile, or put it back the way it was, look under "Manage profile > Skins."
☁ ❝ What happened to the Info from the columns, like friend requests, favorites, etc? ❞ ☼ All actions and blog Info (friends, favorites, comments, etc ...) are now located on top of your blog, in the presentation block! To set up your Info and choose what you would like to be displayed, look under "Skins > Structure."
☁ ❝ I can't set my status to single. ❞ ☼ To modify your presentation Info, your status, where you're from, etc, do it directly from your profile. Put your mouse over the block "My info" and click on the editor's pencil that appears. Now you can edit your Info or status.
☁ ❝ I tried the one-column look, but didn't like it. I want to go back to 2 columns, but still keep this skin, but I can't.❞ ☼ Certain themes aren't compatible with all structures. For example, the theme "style" only comes with a single column structure. It cannot be adapted to a multi-column structure. If you still want to return to a multi-column structure, choose another theme - "courrier," for example - and personalize it.
☁ ❝ How can I win the new Awards? ❞ ☼ Find all the info on the Awards blog. Get the new Awards New Profile & Architect!
So if you were about to write us or if you are still waiting for an answer... check here first ;)
You want your blog to get a max of visits? You heart your blog and want the whole world to see it too? We'll let you in on a few of our secrets! 8-p
♣Cool: make sure your blog's look is stylin' Originality, distinguish yourself with your original content! Quality, from every point of view. Work, if it's obvious you've spent a lot of time working on your blog, it's better. Emotion, of course, if your blog makes others laugh or cry... Respect, the general terms of service, but above all, the other users as well! ► The Good will always triumph!
♣ Open: communicate with other bloggers and meet other people Visit others' blogs, and keep up on your recent visitors. Express yourself by leaving comments on subjects or articles that you like. Heart articles, profiles, don't hold back! Become a fan of your favorite blogs. Show up on the homepage by publishing a What's up! ► You have to give in order to receive!
♣ Popular: share your blog so the whole world can enjoy it! Connect your accounts Facebook and Twitter and keep your friends up-to-date on everything new on your blog and profile. Share your articles. Get a max of Hearts on your blog. Put a link to your blog on other sites, forums, share the link with others' blogs, personal sites... ► If you reach for the moon, even if you fail, you'll be among the stars!
If you are cool, open and popular, then you're a good canidate to be a Blog Star, so don't hesitate to sign up. ;)
Once you log-in to your Skyrock account everything is so simple. Options such as write an article, validate comments, go to dash-board and many more are accessible from the tool bar at the top of the page, and so just one click away.....
To access your blog, profile or account click on your photo at the top right hand corner of the page and voilà!
Got a new message? A friend request? Someone's commented on your article? To keep fully up to date with all the latest activity concerning your account all you have to do it click 'Alerts' It's all so easy huh?!
But why change? It's how your Skyrock friends know you and you risk losing touch with them.
If you really do want a new username then there's only one option –a new account. There's no need to change email address though : you can create numerous accounts, blogs and profiles using the same address!
So why not keep your old blog for the memories and so you can still link to your favourite articles.