Thursday, August 7, 2014

Setting Up Your Profile

Getting the most out of Continue to Give

We want to help you reach your goal!

Congratulations! You are now ready to meet your fundraising goal! Let's get started by getting familiar with your profile. In addition, let's get your profile ready for people to view!

Your Home Button

Finding Your Dashboard

When logged in you can visit your dashboard anytime by clicking on the "Home" button in the upper right hand corner of your screen.

While in your dashboard you can edit your profile, upload photos, integrate with your google blog, create a friendly URL, and so much more! Log into your profile and get started!

Getting Your Profile All Ready for Viewers

Mission Statements, Descriptions, and Friendly URL

Write a mission statement and description to tell people what you are raising money for and how they can help! Create a friendly URL so your donors can easily find your page!
1. While logged in go to your dashboard and click the "Edit Profile" tab 
2. Write a creative interactive mission and description in the text boxes provided
3. Create a friendly URL that everyone will remember
4. Don't forget to save your changes by clicking the "Save Changes" button on the bottom of the page!

Pictures and Videos

Upload pictures and videos that tell your story. Let people feel like they are right there with you making the world a better place!
To upload a picture: 
1. Go to your dashboard and click on the "Photos" tab. 
2. Browse your favorite pictures to add to your profile!
To upload videos from youtube: 
1. Click on your profile name in the upper right hand corner next to the home button to go to your Profile Page. 
2. Once on your profile click on the "Videos" tab 
3. Copy and paste your youtube link, add a description, and click "Save"

Integrate with Your Blog

Keep people up to date on what you are doing by letting your blog post right onto your Continue to Give profile page!
1. Go to your dashboard
2. Click on the "Dashboard" tab
3. Find the "Set Up Your Blog" green box and click the "Click here to grant access"

Share Your Page

Share your page on facebook or twitter with all your friends! Let them know you created a Continue to Give profile page and you are looking to fundraise! Let them help meet your goal!
1. Click on your profile picture/name in the upper righthand corner to go to your profile page.
2. Click on the facebook or twitter icons to share 

Get Started Now!