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Does it cost money to use Design Communication? Is it true that Design Communication is going to charge to use the site?

Design Communication is a free site and will never require that you pay to continue using the site.

How do I sign up for Design Communication?

If you don't have a Design Communication account, you can sign up for one in a few steps:

1.     Go to www.designcommunication.org.

2.     Click on the Join Now option, Signup if you don’t have an account and fill out your basic information like name, email, password, birthday and gender etc.

3.     You can also Login either with your Facebook account or Google account.

Once you sign up, you'll need to confirm your email address or phone number. We'll send you either an email or a text message to help you confirm your account.

How do I Sign Into my Design Communication account?

To Sign Into your Design Communication account:

1.     Make sure no one else is logged into Design Communication on your computer

To log someone else out, click the Sign out at the top right My Account option on your Design Communication homepage and select Sign Out

2.     Go to www.designcommunication.org and enter one of the following:

Email address: You can Sign In with the email address that is currently listed on your Design Communication account

3.     Enter your password

4.     Click Log In

If you can't log into Design Communication and need to reset your password:

1.     Go to the Design Communication login screen at www.designcommunication.org

2.     At the bottom of Log In option, click Forgot your password?

3.     Type the email address associated with your account, then clicks Recover Password.

4.     You’ll get a mail to recover your password. Follow that link and simply change your password with a new one.

How do I add a profile picture or change the current profile picture?

1.     Go to your profile and hover over your profile picture.

2.     Click Edit Profile Pic. ( the pencil icon )

3.     Select a photo from your browser and open it.

 

How do I add or change my cover photo?

A cover photo is the larger photo at the top of your profile, above your profile picture.

To add or change your cover photo:

1.     Go to your profile

2.     Hover over your current cover photo and click Change Cover Photo

3.     Select a photo from your browser and open it.

4.     Once you choose a photo, you can reposition it by clicking the image and dragging it up or down

5.     Click Save

 

How do I upload Folio?

To upload photos and your work on Folio of Design Communication:

1.     Click Add Folio.

2.     Upload a cover photo for that particular folio simply by clicking Upload Cover Image, browse a photo and open it.

3.     Give an appropriate folio name in Folio Name text box.

4.     Select the one/multiple category(s) of your folio from the list given.

5.     Now add your work to your folio.

a. Insert Image: upload photo(s) from your computer

b. Add text: you can also add text to that particular folio in the text box.

c. Embed Media: you can also attach your youtube videos to this folio. Or can learn How to embed videos through the following link: 

https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/171780?hl=en

6.     Save the Folio.

7.     After saving your folio you can also edit it. Hover over your folio and click Edit profile and make the changes you want.

How do I upload Video in my Folio?

1.     Click Embed media on the bottom of your Folio.

2.     Go to Youtube and open video you'd like to embed.

3.     Click the Share link.

4.     Click the Embed link.

5.     Copy the embed code that appears in the menu below.

6.      Paste the code into your website or blog.

learn How to embed videos through the following link: 

https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/171780?hl=en