How do I create a TripBlog?

It’s simple: Give your TripBlog a Title. Then choose the starting date and the length of your trips a (in days).

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.20.49

HINT:
Think about a beautiful and unique title for your trip. Don’t call it, “New York 2010”. Rename your trip maybe for an unforgettable and impressive event, such as “Night on Time Square”.


Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.21.33

Add fellow traveler! They can also add images, hints and change the text. Just like you!


How do I add destination to my TripBlog?

First you should enter your first stay. Use HABITATION for that

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-23 um 18.01.42

Now you can enter the name of your hotel/hostel what ever, and the number of nights you stayed there

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-23 um 18.02.05

Type in the country, the place or the street your accommodation in the lower text box or select from the list a place that comes closest to the searched.

hit ADD to put that station to the YOUR DESTINATIONS column


Which hub for which station?

You decide how exactly you record your trip. We recommend you only create stations and destinations, of which you also have photos.

To record the route you are three different nodes available:

habitation

Use HABITATION, to mark places where you stayed. You can also enter BnBs or other places to stay and recommend it as a hint to other Travellern.

stopover

Use STOPOVER, to mark places, you’ve visited on the way to the next station

excursion

Use EXKURSION, to mark places and attractions that you have visited on an outing.


What is the column “Your destinations”?

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.27.27

At YOUR DESTINATIONS journey stations, stops and destinations are listed chronological.

If they are in a wrong order, just use drag’n’ drop to change them right


Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.40.40

Like that, the route should be displayed according to YOUR DESTINATIONS on the map.


How can I change the order of the destinations?

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.35.42

To correct the position, you have to select the destination in the stations column.

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.42.03

If your icon on the map is not exactly positioned, just drag it with the mouse and move it to the right place.
If an automatically generated position details are incorrect, you can manually ad country, city/region or road.


To do that, just open the costomize form below the map.

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-25 um 16.14.00

ATTENTION: Dont forget to Update!


How do I upload photos?

Photos will be uploaded to the individual stations. To start the upload process first, select UPLOAD PHOTOS at point 3 of the “NEW TRIP” procedure.

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-23 um 00.27.49

Choose up to 30 Photos from your local drive to put them into your selected station.

Attention!Don’t hit several Links while Uploading the Pictures. If you are leaving the site, the upload will be cancelled


After a successful upload, the photo appears in thumbnail view in the Contents window of the station.

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-23 um 00.29.03

Captions
You can provide all photos with captions. They get viewers a better undersanding of your experiences.

HINT:
Don’t write captions saying the same like the photos show.

Example:

Photo of the Empire State.
Caption: “Empite State”

Better:
“The queue was very long, but the view was amazing”

 


How do I list my photos in the right order?

Bring your Photo in the correct order the easy way by using by drag’n’drop. The new order is automatically saved immediately.

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.49.19 

HINT
The first photo of a station is shown larger than the others. This is the perfect place for the best Photo of your station. Don’t care about, If it does not fit in exactly chronoligical order.


Why is my new TripBlog is not visible?

Before others can see your trip, you must have finished editing. In the summary of your trip can be found under point “4 Publish” the PUBLISH NOW button. As long as this has not been pressed, the trip is in edit mode and can only seen by you and your fellow traveler(s).

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-23 um 00.17.34


How do I post my trip on Facebook & Co.?

Easy. Directly after publishing your trip you will see the well-known buttons for Facebook and Twitter. Just klick!

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.50.48


How can I make friends and family aware of my trip?

You always have the option to invite friends and family by e-mail to see your trip. For this purpose, you will find a form available in which you can use many e-mail addresses.

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.50.10


How many trips can I create?

Much as you can! There is no limit.


How many photos can I store?

You can store up to 30 photos for each station.


Should I always use the name of my destination as a title?

Not the best idea! Think about a beautiful and unique title for your trip. Don’t call it, “New York 2010”. Rename your trip maybe for an unforgettable and impressive event, such as “Night on Time Square”.


How do I create a TripBlog?

It’s simple: Give your TripBlog a Title. Then choose the starting date and the length of your trips a (in days).

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.20.49

HINT:
Think about a beautiful and unique title for your trip. Don’t call it, “New York 2010”. Rename your trip maybe for an unforgettable and impressive event, such as “Night on Time Square”.


Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.21.33

Add fellow traveler! They can also add images, hints and change the text. Just like you!


How do I add destination to my TripBlog?

First you should enter your first stay. Use HABITATION for that

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-23 um 18.01.42

Now you can enter the name of your hotel/hostel what ever, and the number of nights you stayed there

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-23 um 18.02.05

Type in the country, the place or the street your accommodation in the lower text box or select from the list a place that comes closest to the searched.

hit ADD to put that station to the YOUR DESTINATIONS column


Which hub for which station?

You decide how exactly you record your trip. We recommend you only create stations and destinations, of which you also have photos.

To record the route you are three different nodes available:

habitation

Use HABITATION, to mark places where you stayed. You can also enter BnBs or other places to stay and recommend it as a hint to other Travellern.

stopover

Use STOPOVER, to mark places, you’ve visited on the way to the next station

excursion

Use EXKURSION, to mark places and attractions that you have visited on an outing.


What is the column “Your destinations”?

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.27.27

At YOUR DESTINATIONS journey stations, stops and destinations are listed chronological.

If they are in a wrong order, just use drag’n’ drop to change them right


Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.40.40

Like that, the route should be displayed according to YOUR DESTINATIONS on the map.


How can I change the order of the destinations?

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.35.42

To correct the position, you have to select the destination in the stations column.

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.42.03

If your icon on the map is not exactly positioned, just drag it with the mouse and move it to the right place.
If an automatically generated position details are incorrect, you can manually ad country, city/region or road.


To do that, just open the costomize form below the map.

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-25 um 16.14.00

ATTENTION: Dont forget to Update!


How do I upload photos?

Photos will be uploaded to the individual stations. To start the upload process first, select UPLOAD PHOTOS at point 3 of the “NEW TRIP” procedure.

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-23 um 00.27.49

Choose up to 30 Photos from your local drive to put them into your selected station.

Attention!Don’t hit several Links while Uploading the Pictures. If you are leaving the site, the upload will be cancelled


After a successful upload, the photo appears in thumbnail view in the Contents window of the station.

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-23 um 00.29.03

Captions
You can provide all photos with captions. They get viewers a better undersanding of your experiences.

HINT:
Don’t write captions saying the same like the photos show.

Example:

Photo of the Empire State.
Caption: “Empite State”

Better:
“The queue was very long, but the view was amazing”

 


How do I list my photos in the right order?

Bring your Photo in the correct order the easy way by using by drag’n’drop. The new order is automatically saved immediately.

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.49.19 

HINT
The first photo of a station is shown larger than the others. This is the perfect place for the best Photo of your station. Don’t care about, If it does not fit in exactly chronoligical order.


Why is my new TripBlog is not visible?

Before others can see your trip, you must have finished editing. In the summary of your trip can be found under point “4 Publish” the PUBLISH NOW button. As long as this has not been pressed, the trip is in edit mode and can only seen by you and your fellow traveler(s).

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-23 um 00.17.34


How do I post my trip on Facebook & Co.?

Easy. Directly after publishing your trip you will see the well-known buttons for Facebook and Twitter. Just klick!

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.50.48


How can I make friends and family aware of my trip?

You always have the option to invite friends and family by e-mail to see your trip. For this purpose, you will find a form available in which you can use many e-mail addresses.

Bildschirmfoto 2013-04-22 um 17.50.10


How many trips can I create?

Much as you can! There is no limit.


How many photos can I store?

You can store up to 30 photos for each station.


Should I always use the name of my destination as a title?

Not the best idea! Think about a beautiful and unique title for your trip. Don’t call it, “New York 2010”. Rename your trip maybe for an unforgettable and impressive event, such as “Night on Time Square”.