How to post article?

Discussion in 'BYC Website & Forum Feedback & Announcements' started by smcgill, Oct 1, 2014.

  1. smcgill

    smcgill Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello
    I know how to do this much , ask questions and post responses even with pics!
    But how would one go posting an article ? about say "my coop build article" with pics
    How is it done?
    Thanks
    Sean
     
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    There are a couple places you can create an article. If you want to make a coop page article, stop by here and click on that blue tab on the left side that says, "Add a Coop Design".....https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/2/Coops

    Or if you want to write an article about something within your flock you have learned, how to treat some disease you had in your flock or why you love chickens SO much, you can make a members page here. Just click on that blue tab that says, "Add a Member Page".....https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/0/Member_Pages

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  3. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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  4. tplaforest

    tplaforest New Egg

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    Not sure how this all works but this chicken/duckling newbe could use some help.... The chicken egg yolks are pretty pale... Is this a deficiency of some kind.... Feeding organic feed
     
  5. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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  6. Blooie

    Blooie Team Spina Bifida Premium Member

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    Well, at the risk of once again impressing everyone with my stoopididity, I have a question and I did a search for the answer before I came here, I swear! I wrote an article today about our 3 week old chick, Scout, and his great adventure with frostbitten feet. In it I not only introduced him, but I also went into detail about how I treated it and how he's doing to this point. BUT, I foolishly forgot to add the word "Frostbite" anywhere in the title..[​IMG] So if someone else does a search for the same problem, they won't find the information.

    "No problem." I thought. "I'll just go back to it and edit it, then update the link in my signature. Big problem! I can edit the text and the photos, but not the title. What can I do to make sure that what Scout and I are learning (the hard way) can maybe help someone else in the future? Thanks!
     
  7. smcgill

    smcgill Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Usually you ask a Moderator and they are very happy to help you.
    Give the link and what you would like them to do.
    Good luck.
    Sean
     
  8. Blooie

    Blooie Team Spina Bifida Premium Member

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    Thanks!
     
  9. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator Staff Member

    @Blooie , did you get this worked out? We can edit article titles for you if you provide us the link and what you want the article title to be.
     
  10. Blooie

    Blooie Team Spina Bifida Premium Member

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    One of the generous-with-time-and-skills moderators took care of it, Nifty, thank you! I sure appreciate everything all of you do!
     

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