User manual for the scuba diving classifieds board
|It's very easy. The system will take you step by step with explanations through the whole process!|
|Search for an ad|
|Surf the different
categories listed in the middle of the classifieds
home page screen by clicking on the corresponding image or category and
subcategory name. To see more details of an ad simply click on it's
Use the search ads listed in the buttons left for a quick result... But be aware that computers are not like human brains and that if you search for a "jacket" the ads for "BCD" will not be returned to you. Same problems can be found with different dates formats. If the result of the search is not satisfying use the first way of surfing the different categories!
|Place an ad! It's Free!|
|New user must first register
see more detail about in the next column below!
Existing users (members) can login with their user name and password. After login you will see more buttons on top of the board. Press "place an ad" and follow the instructions! It' easy, it's free. To place an ad for free just don't use the paying function like adding photos, featured ads, bold writing and long duration! Once you are through and your total of the bill is 0.00 just don't tick any choice of payment like credit card or bank transfer. Leave all this field empty and just confirm the transaction by pressing the boutton down the page!
|New user must first register! It's Free. Just enter your personal information, your chosen username and password. Required fields are marked with a "*". If you leave out a required item, you will be prompted to enter it before you may proceed. Upon completion you will receive a confirmation email containing a link - Click on this link or cut and paste it into a browser to confirm your registration. Register Now!|
|No problem! Just enter your email address (the one you used to register) in the lost password form and within seconds you will get an email with your password.|
|Add picture in your ad|
|Adding pictures to
your ads will dramatically increase it's success and it's easy!
To do so: Important, your images must be in JPEG or GIF format and not exceed 500 Kilobites. After having submitted the details of your ad you will get to a screen with several fields to upload different pictures. You have 2 different ways to do it. Give the URL (address) of a picture already on the internet or upload a picture from your computer. If you want to submit a URL insert it in the field called: image url to use. If you wish to submit several pictures add the next URL in the field right underneath in the same "image url to use" column and only when you've inserted all pictures URL press the button "enter image information".
To upload an image from your computer use the browse button and browse your hard disc on the new opened window to select an image from it and confirm. To upload the next image press the next browse button right under the first one etc... When you have selected all the images you wish to upload press the bouton "enter image information" down the page.
|By writing the
title of your ad in bold your ad will stand out more!
To do so: After having submitted the details of your ad and having passed the screen to upload or not a pic you will get to the page called transaction detail where you can control your personal info and see the cost of your ad. There you just need to tick the button " yes" next to: Ad title bolding. This feature implies a small fee, see the price list here
|Better ad placement|
|Giving a better
placement will push your ad to the top of the list over the other ads.
This way readers surfing the categories will see your ad before the
To do so: After having submited the details of your ad and having passed the screen to upload or not a pic you will get to the page called transaction details where you can control your personal info and see the cost of your ad. There you just need to tick the button " yes" next to: Ad better placement. This feature implies a small fee, see the price list here
visibility of your ad by submitting it as a featured ad! This function
will show your ad in a separate list called featured ads on top of the
normal list of ads and even in the main category
of the subcategory where your ad is listed! example: if your ad is in
the Last Minute category it will also been shown in the Vacation
category. This way customers will see it even before they get to the
list of the last minute offers. Your ad will also be listed in the
normal listing of ads!
To do so: After having submitted the details of your ad and having passed the screen to upload or not a pic you will get tp the page called transaction details where you can control your personal info and see the cost of your ad. There you just need to tick the button " yes" next to: featured ad. This feature implies a small fee, see the price list here
|Longer duration of your ad|