Green Options › Site FAQs & Tutorials

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19 site faq submissions by the Green Options community.

Automobile Product Wiki Template

  No one has edited this wiki yet - be the first! The headings below are just suggestions; feel free to make your own.     Related Media / Links:   Add related videos, links to item guides, etc.     Recent News: What's new in the news     Features: Features available for this vehicle.     Trim Level Information: Available modifications and trim levels for this model. read more

Following And Followers

What is Following? Following is like subscribing to another member; you'll receive notifications of their activity in public areas.   How do I follow another member? To follow a member, visit their profile page and click the "Follow Member" link under their avatar. You will be able to "unfollow" someone in the same place.   What will I be notified about? When following another member, you'll be notified about many of the same things that appear in their activity feed: replying to threads, writing reviews, and other actions they take around the... read more

Advertise

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  advertise@greenoptions.com   Brand advocates are created through support of GreenOptions' niche communities. GreenOptions' communities are where enthusiasts gather to discuss brands and products. Supporting brands are appreciated by these communities. Many of these members will naturally become your biggest fans. Fans of your brand influence others within the community and everywhere else: on and... read more

About Us

Whether you want to go green to fight climate change, save some dollars at the pump, or give your kids (and yourself) a healthier home, the Green Options has it all. Ranging from electric cars to carbon offset packages to organic toothpaste (and much, much more), you can find out what people like you love and what they love to hate.   If you're interested in products, technologies, and choices that are both people and planet friendly, last longer, and can save you money in the long run, this is the place for you.   Explore a variety of eco-friendly,... read more

Wiki Article Tutorial

Learn how to: Create A New Article Edit An Existing article Revert An Article To A Previous Version Report An Article     Create A New Article Navigate to the Article home.  On the main article page, locate the section you would like to contribute to.  Click to view that tab.  Within that article section, you will see a button to create a new article.  If you do not see this button, you do not have the ability to create articles in this section. Click the "Create Article" button. A popover will open for you to title your... read more

Add A New Item Tutorial

Learn how to: Add A New Item To The Database Edit A Product Description Add A New Image To A Product Page Edit Specs Edit Links Edit A Product Wiki   Add A New Product To The Database We do our best to add a good number of products to each category, but undoubtedly we've missed a few.  Thank you for your help in making the listings more complete!   Navigate to the right product category.  Start of by heading to the main "Products" tab at the top.  This will take you to the Products main page.  From there, select the... read more

Facebook Connect Tutorial

  • by DeejModerator

What does "Connect with Facebook?" mean? For a couple of years now Facebook has been offering a service to allow folks to sign into other websites easily without having to enter a whole lot of information everywhere they go. This system has evolved over time and we've integrated it here for our members' convenience. If you'd like to hear what Facebook has to say, check out their developer's guide and help pages.     Why is this on this site? The main benefit is an easy registration process for new members who discover this forum via Facebook. Traditionally,... read more

Support

Need help? You've come to the right place! This page has links to all the resources you need to get the most out of this site. FAQ All else being equal, start with the FAQ and see if your question is answered there. We've covered a range of topics, from how to change your password to details on how tags work.   Your questions may also be answered in one of our Tutorials: Discussion Forum Tutorial - learn how to start a new thread, reply to a post, reply with a quotation, edit your post, change the name of your threads, rate posts, report posts, and... read more

Messaging Tutorial

Important Notice: If you receive a private message or public message notification in your email, do not reply to the email.  Click the 'Reply' button to reply via your message center. Learn: Send Private Messages Access And Manage Your Message Center Write Public Messages Delete Public Messages From Your Profile Change Your Messaging Notification Preferences   Send Private Messages Occasionally you may want to converse with another user privately.  Navigate to a user's profile page. Underneath that user's avatar, you will see... read more

Review Tutorial

Learn: How To Write A Review How To Edit A Review What Makes A Great Review? Can I Review My Own Products or Business I Am Connected To?     How To Write A Review Navigate to the page of the item you would like to review. There are a few different "Write A Review" buttons on the page.  Click one of them to open up the review creator. The review creator has a few different fields.  In order to submit your review, you MUST fill in a Review Title, an Overall star rating, and a Full Review.  You are more than welcome to add Pros, Cons,... read more

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