Take a few minutes to go through this quick overview to better understand your experience being on Kikimat
You will want to have the best profile on Kikimat. You look cute and awesome when you add your picture, and a cover image to your profile. Users with no profile picture and a cover image look poor and unattractive. So sure to add your picture and a cover image to your profile
Some of your profile features are not displayed directly. But by clicking on the + sign as shown in the screenshot below will bring out all the features of your profile.
You can now click on any of the options and navigate to anywhere you want
For example, in the second screenshot above, by clicking on the "Blog" tab, the "Blog" section is displayed and you can see your Published Posts, Your Bookmarked Stories, Draft, Add New Post, and more as seen in the screenshot below
A blog for every member! Tell your story and share your masterpiece with the world. Manage your posts directly from your profile. When you create a blog, it appears in Kikimat “Top Stories” where it becomes generally available to everyone
If your post is informative and beneficial to people, they will "Bookmark/Save" your story to read it later. They will also "Recommend" your story to other users and share it across other major social networks like facebook and Twitter. Through this medium, you can touch many lives positively, and ultimately become popular faster.
Note that making a blog post is different from updating your profile. So read carefully to understand how to make a blog post on Kikimat. When you update your profile, the information/story stays on your profile, and is available to only your friends/followers.
But a blog post is generally available throughout Kikimat to all users including those that are not your friends/followers. It is your posts that other users can "Bookmark/Save to read later, and recommend for others
Creating A Blog Post
Now, to make a " Blog Post", click on the "Create A Post" at the top menu. A new page will open as seen in the screenshot below
You can now make a new post by entering the tittle of your post in the "Tittle", and the main content of your post in the "Tell Your Story" area
There are four major options here. The "Submit For Review", "Save", "Preview" and the "Round Circled" option as shown in the screenshot above.
Clicking on the "Round Circled" option will bring up more options such as "Categories", "Tags" and "Featured Image" as shown in the screenshot below. Here you can choose a category for your story, add tags (keywords) and "featured image" before you publish it. You can also submit it for review if you don't want to publish it immediately.
Adding A Category To Your Story
To put your story in the right a category, click on the "Round Circle" next to the "Preview" option at the top right side of your screen. Then select the right category for your story.
Add Tags And Feature Image To Your Story
To add a feature image to your story, click on the "Round Circle" next to the "Preview" option at the top right side of your screen. Then scroll down a bit, and click on the "Set Feature Image". Then upload the feature image for your story. See screenshot below.
Adding Links And Bold Text
Highlight the text you want to add link or make bold, as shown in the screenshot below, and the options below will automatically appear. You can now make the text bold, and add a link in your post
Bookmark/Save And Recommending Posts
Find a story interesting? You don't have time to read it at the moment? No problem. Just bookmark/save to read it at a more convenient time for you. Also, Recommend that interesting story to other users and share it to other social network websites like Facebook, Twitter, etc. The screenshot below show the bookmark and recommendation button
Join various groups or create your own. Is easy and simple. Just click on the "Group" tab at the top navigation of the site to discover available groups to join and create your own to become an Admin of a group
Find Out who's Online?
When the small Round Circle around a user profile picture shows Green, then that user is currently online at that moment. But if it doesn't show Green, then the user is offline
When you get a message, your story is bookmarked, a comment on your posts/updates, etc. A Round Red Bubble will show up at the top of your profile page indicating that you have a notification. You can now click on the Red Bubble icon to know what the notification is, and follow it from there
Kikimat is a social network. We make friends and follow people that are interesting to us here. Doing that is very simple. Just go to a user profile by clicking on his/her username to visit their profile. From there you can send a friend request by clicking on the "Add Friend" and follow that user.
Send a private message to a user by visiting their profile and click on the "Private Message" tab to send a private message to that user.
There is also the public message option to start a conversation with many users at once.
With the understanding of this quick overview, we believe you will have a great experience being here.
But you can always reach the support team at anytime if you have a problem, and you are having issues with with your account.
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