FAQ - The Nest

If any of the acronyms on the Nest have you confused, just check out our convenient list of Nest Abbreviations.

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  • Create a picture in my post/siggy?
  • Create a signature image?
    • Find the image you want in a photo sharing sight such as tiny pic, shutterfly, photobucket, smugmug... there are MANY sites. You want the DIRECT link. Copy this. Next, go to www.tinyurl.com and make the link short and cute! Copy the short link, it will look like www.tinyurl.com/xxxxxx . Click your name in the Nest. Click Edit My Profile. At the bottom of the page, there is a signature box, paste this link into the signature box **<img src="http://tinyurl.com/xxxxxx">** (between the stars), insert your tiny url, and change the height to increase or decrease the size.

  • Create a link in my siggy?
    • With the link you want use, click you name in the Nest. Edit my profile. At the bottom of the page there is a signature box. Use this link, but insert what you want the link to say where indicated. Directly paste this into your siggy.
      **<br><a href="your link here" target="blank">what you want the link to say here</a>** (between the stars)
    • You can combine the signature image with your link to make an image link!  Just replace "what you want the link to say here" with the image code above.  It should look a little something like this: **<br><a href="your link here" target="blank"><img src="http://tinyurl.com/xxxxxx"</a>** (between the stars).
  • Get a cool Military Newlyweds FAQ website button in my siggy?
    • Depending on the color scheme you prefer, copy/paste one of the following three sets of code (shown after each image) into your signature, following the same instructions as above.
      • <a href="https://sites.google.com/site/milnestfaq/" target="_blank" title="Military Newlyweds FAQ"><img src="http://tinyurl.com/ya7ofn4" alt="Military Newlyweds FAQ Button" height=86 width=108></a>


      • <a href="https://sites.google.com/site/milnestfaq/" target="_blank" title="Military Newlyweds FAQ"><img src="http://tinyurl.com/ye3oxhp" alt="Military Newlyweds FAQ Button" height=86 width=108></a>


      • <a href="https://sites.google.com/site/milnestfaq/" target="_blank" title="Military Newlyweds FAQ"><img src="http://tinyurl.com/y9zsae4" alt="Military Newlyweds FAQ Button" height=86 width=108></a>

  • Send someone a private message?
    • In blue at the bottom of every post, there are several options. One of them is "Contact". Click that. When you do a box will pop up, and there will be three options. The first one says "Send ____ a private message. Create your message, and click submit . 

  • Check my private messages?
    • On the left hand side of the page towards the bottom is a section called "my boards." There you'll find this link: Check Private Messages. Voila!
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