|Sent on:||Saturday, January 28, 2012 10:33 AM|
Managing your emails: Some of you love getting daily notices of jazz events meetups. Others don't. Members may choose to receive these regular emails about scheduled meetups, or they can manage the amount and type of emails they receive.
To manage your emails, go to the "Members" tab in the blue bar on the top.
Click on "My profile" (which is your profile!).
Then click on "Edit Communication Settings" and choose what kinds of emails -- a lot, a little, or none -- that you want to receive. Voila!
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Calendar of events: To view upcoming events, go to the "Calendar" tab on the home page. Some of the jazz events are set by the musicians as "meetups" (and members will receive email reminders if they choose), while other events are posted on the calender but are not announced through reminder emails. The calendar is the place to find upcoming events.
Posting gigs: Musicians are able to list upcoming jazz events and gigs, suggest them on the "members" page, or add them to the Calendar. To add to the calendar: Go to the "Calendar" tab on the home page. When you put your cursor over a specific day (i.e. the day of the gig you want to post), two little icons will pop up. The little yellow icon on the right, inside any specific day on the calendar, brings up a page where musicians can post their gig. The little icon on the left brings up a screen where musicians can schedule a "Meetup," which means that reminder emails will be sent to members. Musicians may also post pictures of their group under the "Photos" tab on the top blue bar. 1/27/11 NOTE: I'm recently having a problem with this feature, and have contacted Meetup.com by email (sigh) for resolution. Let me know if you're a musician and you haven't been able to post your gigs. I haven't been able to post any, myself, and at least one other musician is also having a problem.
Pics: If you have pics from your gigs you wish to post, by all means, do so!
If you have any questions or concerns about how to better use this site, please contact me directly at [address removed] and I will get back to you personally.
Thanks for being here, and enjoy jazzin' !
Jane, Group Organizer