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Help subjects by Category:

  1. General
  2. Premier Features
  3. Authors


  1. I don't understand those little codes attached to each story listing, what do they mean?
  2. Download limit reached prematurely!
  3. I just logged in to the site and when I first clicked a link I got a message that I already have reached my limit for the day, why?
  4. Some stories have a yellow background behind the story number in the listings, why is that?
  5. How is the score calculated? And how does scoring work in general?
  6. The site isn't being updated, why?
  7. What is this foreign currency fee that I was charged?
  8. Can I use Paypal for subscription?
  9. Some stories have no voting mechanism to allow me to vote, why?
  10. Mail/Feedback system
  11. I'm using Firefox and visited links are not changing color, why?
  12. How can I submit reviews for stories?
  13. Visited story/author links don't stay in a different color, why?
  14. How do I turn off the scroll toolbar?
  15. Why do I get email confirmation messages repeatedly?
  16. How do I delete my user account?

Premier Features:

  1. What are 'Tags' and how to use them?
  2. How can I put stories from the site on my Kindle?
  3. How do I use the site's ebooks with the kindle/Other e-readers?
  4. How do I use ePub files on a Windows CE device?
  5. How does the complex category search work?
  6. How do I download stories to my computer?
  7. What are those Green Dots and Grey flags for?


  1. How do I post my stories on the site here?
  2. What type of files are accepted for submitting stories?
  3. How to upload MS Word files through the submission wizard
  4. How to structure submissions' text for best result
  5. How do I delete some or all my stories from the site?
  6. How do I edit the text of an already-posted story?
  7. What are the building blocks available to authors?
  8. How do I go about protecting my privacy?
  9. Can I have more than one pen name on the site?
  10. What's the difference between series and serial? How do I choose?
  11. How are the story/chapter stats gathered?
  12. What is an author Blog? And why would I need one?
  13. What is a Universe?
  14. How do I submit a story or chapter with images?
  15. Can I have story versions? How do I change/maintain story versions?
  16. How do I create a series?
  17. How do I edit my story's name, description or attached codes?
  18. How do I insert a note at the beginning of a story?
  19. How do I create a Universe?
  20. What is a series?
  21. How do I hand-format HTML files for correct results while posting?
  22. I have a Blog on another site, how do I set up my account to link to my Blog?
  23. How to turn off MS Word's autoformat
  24. How do I change the email address where I receive readers' feedback?
  25. How do I add my stories to a public universe?
  26. How do I check the formatting when using SOL tags