Welcome to The Pocket Source! We are super excited to have you! Membership is free and there's bound to be some folks on here you already know, and some folks you haven't yet met, so please take time to visit members' individual pages. You can "search" for your Friends here or in the Green box in the left border.
Once you are a member you will have your own page with a profile that you set up. You will be able to see everyone that you are Friends with and you can send private messages to anyone on the site. You can also see your activity, which includes comments you posted on the blog or Forum discussions, photos you have uploaded and the groups you have joined. If you need some help on learning about your page we have a tutorial for you titled Using your Profile. You can also sign into the site using your Facebook credentials. If you need help with that then we have a tutorial for you here.
Blog = this is where you learn about all the new happenings on the site and get inspired by Guest posts. TPS members can post directly to the main blog. Share your ideas, your progress, your tutorials, your videos, your opinions, etc with our 2,000+ members all year long! This is a great way to keep content fresh at TPS AND a great way to navigate more readers to your own blog! You can create a post any time and it will go into a queue to be reviewed and approved for publishing. You can also click on the Orange box in the left border that says Learn.
Groups = are free to join and are individual communities with their own Forum, Gallery, Blog, Video feed, Facebook feed, Pinterest feed, etc..
TPS members can create their own group and invite others to join in!* Do you have an idea for a small community of like-minded scrappers? Maybe you are doing weekly scrapping and you would like your own little clubhouse for weekly scrappers... Or, maybe you would like to join a group of scrappers from your own state or country? Or, maybe you have a grand idea on how to do a project and you want a place to share your idea with others and encourage them to follow along...Well, you can now create your own space and open up your door to interested members. Create your own group and invite others to join you!*
You can create a group for free and If you are interested in having your own group, please feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I will share all the details.
Gallery = upload photos of your projects in one of our multiple galleries. You can add tags and/or search by tags. The gallery guidelines and a tutorial on how to upload a photo can be found here, You can also find this information under Etiquette on the top tool bar on any page.Our galleries are a great place to come and get inspiration and we cant wait for you to share yours! You can also click on the Blue box in the left border that says Inspire.