ABOUT ARNA WEBSPACE
ARNACONNECT is both a website and wiki-web site. If you are not a member, or you are a member but have not "signed in" it operates as a website. You can click around to all of the pages and read what has been posted. As a member you can sign in to the wiki-website (wiki means fast) which enables you to use basic word processing skills to to share your ideas on the website. With a wiki-website, you can be both a reader and designer. For the ARNA wiki, being one of the many web developers is a benefit of membership. We hope you will want to become a member.
Frequently Asked Questions about Membership:
* I am a member, but I am not listed in the Member Directory Listing?
After you complete the membership form and submit your contribution to the ARNA community, a number of things should happen. You should receive a form to complete to list your name, email and others information you want to share in the MEMBERS' DIRECTORY. If you did not receive the form, please contact Linnea Rademaker (Membership Working Group Facilitator) and ask her to send you the Member's Directory form. Once you complete the form, you will be listed in the directory at the end of the listing. Soon your listing will appear in alphabetical order with the others.
* I am a member, I don't see how to edit the webspace?
1) Once you become a member, you should receive a message from the website that looks something like this signalling that you can log in and edit the site:
ange the email, say to your gmail account, or add another one, please send an email to Margaret Riel (Web Development Working Group Facilitator) indicating the email you would to use with the website.
2) Verification of your emailThe first time you sign in, if you are using an email that is new to google, you will have to verify your identification.
This for first screencast will walk you through this process.
* I am a member and I am signed in, how do I make changes?
Below are some short "screencast" videos to help you get comfortable with the technology. If you make a mistake, we can always revert to an earlier version of a page so don't worry. Take a little time and become familiar with ARNACONNECT: We want your participation!
(these videos are with the earlier design of the site and need to be revised with the current look.)
If you are new to google sites, here are some general videos to help you thinking about editing the pages.... It is worth watching one of these videos.