A few tips and tricks

There is a lot you can do with your blog, here’s a few tips and tricks for you.

If you want do adjust the theme, do like this:
1. Go to your dashboard
2. If you are in the Easy Admin Area, activate the Advanced Admin Area
(using the button in the top right corner)
3. Select HUTD
4. Select Theme Options
5. Adjust design and style (etc)
6. Save changes

If you want to add widgets do your blog, do like this:
1. Go to your dashboard
2. If you are in the Easy Admin Area, activate the Advanced Admin Area
(using the button in the top right corner)
3. Select Appearance
4. Select Widgets
5. Drag-and-drop widgets to your sidebars

If you want to add a menu to your blog, do like this:
1. Go to your dashboard
2. If you are in the Easy Admin Area, activate the Advanced Admin Area
(using the button in the top right corner)
3. Select Appearance
4. Select Menus
5. Enter a name of your menu and click “Create menu”.
6. Choose where to place your menu (main or top)
7. Choose the items, categories or links from the left column to add to your menu
8. Save your menu.

If you want to change the background (requires Supporter), do like this:
1. Go to your dashboard (and activate Advanced Admin Area if you haven’t already)
2. Select HUTD
3. Select Custom Backround
4. Check Activate Custom Background
5. Here you can upload a new background image or set a background colour etc.

If you already have a blog you can import it to Hattrick United. Do like this:
1. Login
2. Go to the dashboard
3. Activate the Advanced Admin Area (top right corner) if isn’t already.
4. Select Tools
5. Select Import
6. You can import from Blogger, Movable Type, Typepad or WordPress.
There is also an RSS importer, which should make it possible to import from any blog.

Don’t like the WP admin bar at the top? You can disable it:
1. Go to your Dashboard
2. Select Advanced Admin (in top right corner) if it is not already
3. Go the Users page in the left hand menu
4. Select your profile
5. Here you can hide the profile bar

If you think your avatar (team logo) is not cropped in a good way, you can get better results yourself:
1. Go to the dashboard
2. Make sure you are in the advanced admin (you can swap this with a button in the top right)
3. Go the Settings link in the left-hand menu
4. Press the “Blog Avatar” link that appears below the Settings link

If you want to change your avatar, then:
1. Go to the dashboard
2. Make sure you are in the advanced admin (you can swap this with a button in the top right)
3. Go the Users link in the left-hand menu
4. Press the “Your Avatar” link that appears below the Users link

If you want to post a video (youtube etc), do like this:
1. Write the url to the video on its own line in your post, without any tags or anything.
2. WordPress will automatically embed a video player for it to your blog post.

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