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How to Use Our Comments System

Comments are public remarks you make on the site for others to see. To contact the site maintainers and owners, use the contact form, which will send a message to them.

To make a comment on the site, you first need an account. To get one, do the following:

  1. Register using the link in the lower right-hand corner of every page.

    In the red box, click the link named “Register.”

    This will take you to the account sign-up screen.

  2. Enter your username and email address.Pick a username you would like to use on the site. A message will warn you if the name you have entered is already taken by someone else, and will ask you to enter a different name.

    1. Enter that name in the box marked “Username.”
    2. Enter your email address in the box marked “E-mail.”
    3. Click “Register.”

    A message will appear telling you to check your email.

  3. Click the link in your email.Go to your email program, and look for an email from “WordPress” with a subject line starting with “[The Common Thread Circle].”

    1. Highlight the password by clicking and dragging and copy it (right-click, “Copy”).
    2. Click on the link in your email.
    3. When you get to the login screen, enter your username and paste in your password.
  4. Log in and go to your profile.When you log in successfully, you will see a screen like this:

    In the upper right-hand corner, click on your username to go to your profile page.

    If you can’t find it, use this link to get there.

  5. On your Profile page, change your password.When you are on the “Edit Your Profile” page, scroll to the bottom until you see this:

    Choose your new password, and enter it in each of the two boxes. You will need to type the exact same password in both boxes.

    Click the “Update Profile” button at the bottom of the page.