To create a new account you must use on the Create new account option on the left hand side menu. The only two fields which have to be filled in here are username and e-mail address. The other contact details are optional however they are very useful when we need to contact our members. When you have filled in the appropriate fields click the Create new Account button. This will set-up the account.
Once logged in you may post two types of content. Stories which are News Stores and Events.
All stories need a Title and the story itself will go in the body box.
There is a very powerful editor on this web site which allows you to put in very nicely formatted text and even images.
Once your news story has been posted it will be available to anyone who clicks on the News link at the top of the web site.
A user may edit the own news story, however the ability to comment on news items has been disabled.
To post an Event the process is exactly the same as posting a story except that you click on the event link and a start and end date must be entered for the event. Once the event is saved it will appear in the calendar. And it may be viewed by clicking the Events link at the top of the page.
To upload images on the web site do the following:
Internet Explorer sometimes has problems opening pages when creating content (Stories or Events). The Error message “Internet Explorer cannot open the Internet site http://www.irishantiwar.org/” sometimes appears the easiest way to fix this is to press the F5 key or to click the refresh button.
The new and old sites differ in a number of ways:
If fruther help is required then contact firstname.lastname@example.org with the following subject line "New IAWM Web Site Help Request".