QuickTips Author Help

This section discusses the QuickTips.

​Note: In order to create a new QuickTip your account has to have QuickTip Author permission. If you would like to become a QuickTip Author please contact the site administrator.

  1. Select Add New QuickTip
  2. Give a title for the QuickTip
  3. Next to Image Upload select Browse. Locate an image to be used as a thumbnail image on the QuickTips listing page to represent your QuickTip. The image will be automatically resized to 320x180 pixels which is an aspect ratio of 16:9. For best results your image should have an aspect ratio of 16:9. Otherwise the image will be squished or stretched to fit this aspect ratio.
  4. Select Upload
  5. In the Topics section select a topic or topics that represent what this QuickTip is about. If there is not an appropriate existing topic you may create a new one by simply typing one in.
  6. In the Text Editor type in your QuickTip. You can add images by clicking on the Image icon.
  7. Optionally you can preview your QuickTip by selecting Preview at the bottom of the page.
  8. Once you are satisfied you can save your QuickTip by selecting Save at the bottom of the page.