Florida Gardening forum: Quick tutorial to use the site

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Name: Jan
St. Pete,FL
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! I helped plan and beta test the plant database. Hosted a Not-A-Raffle-Raffle Plumerias Dog Lover
Region: Florida Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge) Seed Starter Seller of Garden Stuff Tropicals Hummingbirder
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Budgielover
Jul 13, 2011 2:54 AM CST
Some hints for getting around this easy site:

1. When you click on FORUMS, ARTICLES AND BLOGS It takes you to all that ATP offers us.

2. When you click on the logo "All Things Plants" on the upper left hand it takes you to a personalized page of forums/threads you alone are watching. Also, at the bottom of a post, and the bottom of the entire page, you'll see the words All Things Plants. Those take you to your personalized page too.

3. If you reply to a thread (subject) you will automatically be "watching" that thread. That means that everytime someone replies to it, it will come up on your homepage for you to read. If you want to follow (watch) a thread without replying, go to the top of the thread and click on the "Watch" on the top left side.

4. On the right hand side at the top of where the ads are, you will see an icon that says +1. Please click on this for any page you visit. Click only once per page per day. You will know if you clicked on it already because it will tell you when you put your mouse over. Clicking gives points to the website and helps it move up in the Google ranking.
[Last edited by Budgielover - Jul 13, 2011 8:36 PM (+)]
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djftampaba
May 3, 2014 9:34 AM CST
Wonderful tutorial. I am a newbie and appreciate the info.
Name: David Paul
(Zone 9b)
Cat Lover Hibiscus Seed Starter Native Plants and Wildflowers Vegetable Grower Region: Florida
Miniature Gardening Keeper of Poultry Herbs Foliage Fan Farmer Dragonflies
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DavidofDeLand
May 3, 2014 9:44 AM CST
Welcome!

Do you garden a lot?

We would love to see what your growing whether you're just beginning or pro!

Send us some pictures of what you are up to,..................................................................... and where are you in florida?

Smiling
Name: Elaine
South Sarasota, Florida (Zone 9b)
The one constant in life is change
Cat Lover Master Gardener: Florida Tropicals Multi-Region Gardener Vegetable Grower Region: Florida
Herbs Orchids Birds Garden Ideas: Level 2 Garden Sages Celebrating Gardening: 2015
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dyzzypyxxy
May 3, 2014 9:38 PM CST
Looks like Tampa from that handle! Welcome Welcome!
Elaine

"Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm." –Winston Churchill

billymac
Jul 25, 2014 7:57 AM CST
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iggs27
Feb 5, 2015 12:14 PM CST
Hi, thanks for the tut. I'm a beginner and I'll be doing container gardening since I rent a townhouse. I'm located in Miami.
Name: Barb
Quincy, FL (Zone 8b)
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Dragonkeep
Dec 3, 2015 6:40 PM CST
I'm in the north of Florida about 30 miles west of Tallahassee and 1 mile south of Georgia.
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