- click on any of the Questions below
to jump to the Answer.
I signed up for our Club Teams Website through
the sign up form, what am I supposed to do now?
Are there any hidden costs for our Club Teams
Website, such as for web hosting, or domain names?
So how can I update and fix our Club Teams Website?
Can I have different, and more than one, admins
for maintaining our Club Teams Website?
We can access our Club Team Website directly using
Can I change our Club Teams Website Username after
we have already picked one?
How can our club members join the Club Teams Website?
Can I customize the ordering of the listings for
the Competitions, Workouts, Booster Club, etc.,
Can I make our own style for my webpages background,
and for the links, and text, etc.?
How can I control how our club gets indexed in
the Gym Chat Find Club Search?
Where do I change the Password Protect setting
to off? What does a Password Protect setting mean?
Is there an easy way to tell our members and everyone
about our Club Teams Web?
Our Message Board doesn't post the messages at
the correct time zone for us; can I change the
time zone setting so it matches?
Our club contact information and email address
have changed; what should I do?
I forgot my username/password, what should I do?
I forgot my email address, now what?
How can I include images throughout my teams web
pages, like on my homepage?
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After you have signed up for your Club Teams Website,
you automatically get a confirmation email (sent
to the email address you provided). Click on the
link in that email, or copy/paste the link into
your web browser if it's not clickable (link may
not be clickable for AOL users). This will take
you to the registration page where you can activate
your account and choose to upgrade to premium
membership to have your website be ads-free. Premium
membership comes with one FREE month membership.
Choose the yearly billing cycle package to get
the lowest rate of $31/month PLUS a FREE domain
name for your teams website, so that it can be
accessible via www.your_domain.com.
You may choose to use your club teams website
ABSOLUTELY FREE! No web hosting or domain name
costs required! You may upgrade to premium membership
to have your website be ads-free for as low as
$31/month, plus the first month FREE. Choose the
yearly billing cycle and also get a FREE domain
name associated to your teams website, so that
visitors may access it with www.your_domain.com
instead of just www.gymchat.com/your_username
No web design or programming experience required,
even to make your own custom style for your webpages
or update your content! To make changes and update
your Club Teams Website, go to your Styles, Content,
and Account Control Panels. You can access these
pages from these respective Edit Styles, Edit
Content, and Edit Account icons located right
below your links menu on your webpages. You must
first be logged on to have admin access to your
pages; if you are logged on but are not on your
club teams website, click on your username tab
displayed on the top left of all the Gym Chat
pages to easily go there. On the control panel
pages, you just fill out the forms and click the
update buttons and all the coding is done for
you! You can manage the content of your Calendar,
Multimedia, and Message Board pages directly from
those pages...."X" icons are for deleting
the content, pencil icons are for editing the
Yes. There is one club admin logon for the whole
Club Team Website, that has all access and all
admin authority. You can assign moderators to
your teams website by clicking the Moderator button
under their profile photo directly on your Player
Pages section. Moderators can approve new members/remove
members, untag photos/videos/audios to your club,
and manage the calendar events.
Yes, you can access your Club Teams Website directly
using www.gymchat.com/username for the URL address
in your web browser, where 'username' is your
selected username. If you choose the yearly billing
cycle, you also get a FREE domain name associated
to your teams website, and visitors can also access
your teams website via www.your_domain.com .
Sure! You can change your Club Teams Website Username
any number of times, make it suit your club! After
having picked one on the Club Teams Website Sign
Up Form, you may easily change it from your Account
Control Panel page (just click on the "Edit
Account" button from your webpages). If you
have chosen the yearly billing cycle and your
free domain name to associate with your teams
website, your domain name cannot be changed until
the next year, due to domain name registrar restrictions
- but your Gym Chat club username still can.
Your club member can join your team website by
clicing the "Join" button on any of
your team pages. Once they are approved as a member,
their profile photo/username will be displayed
on the team's "Player Pages" section.
Sure! You can set the default display sort/order
of your information tables for the Competitions,
Workout, Forms, Booster Club, Blogs, and Links
pages from their respective admin panels -- click
on the Edit Content icon on your pages, then follow
the different content admin links at the top to
get to the page you want, and click on the "Categories"
button to jump to the Information Table settings
for sort/order.You can choose the sort/order of
the display of the events on your Club Calendar
from your Calendar Settings page (click on the
admin link on our Calendar, then click the "Calendar
Settings" link on the left links menu.
may sort/order the listings on the information
tables for the Competitions, Workout, Forms, Booster
Club, Blogs, and Links pages for themselves by
clicking on the header links of the tables --
a double click on the links reverses the order.
These sortings/orderings don't affect the default
settings you set for the display as the admin..
Yes, you can choose from one of 40 ready-to-use
Gym Chat styles or you may make your very own
unique one easily! Just go to your Styles Control
Panel by clicking on the "Edit Style"
icon located below your links menu on your webpages,
and fill in the form there labeled "Create
Custom Design" and click the "Update
Style" button there at the bottom.
You can choose which options you would like your
Club Teams Web to be indexed by in the Gym Chat
Find Club Search on your Club Account Control
Panel -- check the boxes for the option under
the "Include In Club Search" field that
you would like to be indexed by: Club Name, Web
Username, Web Title, City, State, and/or Country.
You can set your Club Webpages Setting from you
Account Control Panel, choose "Password Protect"
or "Public". Password Protect means
that visitors are prompted with a page to enter
in the Club Access Password to gain access to
the Club Teams Web; Public means anyone has access
to the Club Teams Web and do not need to enter
any code to go through the pages. You can set
your Access Password initially from the Club Sign
Up Form and then from your Account Control Panel
as well, below the 'Webpages Setting" field.
Sure, you can click on the "Tell Your Friends"
button at the bottom of your Club Webpages and
the link to the page you clicked from will automatically
be displayed on your message to them and you may
add your own message as well. You may also use
the "Invite Friends"
button to invite friends from your email contact
list on hotmail, yahoo, etc. or from your other
social networks such as facebook, myspace, etc.
You can choose your Time Zone Setting from your
Account Control Panel; just choose your time zone
from the menu to make it match your area, and
click the "Update Account" button to
update! Your timestamps for your messages will
be automatically updated!
If your contact information has changed, simply
update it from your Account Control Panel page
(just click on the "Edit Account" button
from your webpages). It is especially important
to keep your email address up-to-date, to make
sure you receive important Gym Chat emails and
in case you have forgotten your password you can
easily get it emailed to you by clicking the "Forgot
Login" link on the top of any Gym Chat page,
and following the instructions there.
If you forgot your username/password, just click
on the "Forgot Login" link on any of
the Gym Chat pages, and follow the instructions
there. Your username/password will be emailed
to you automatically.
If you forgot your Club account email address
or need additional assistance logging in, please
contact us for help.
You can include images and gif animations/videos
throughout your teams web pages, like on your
teams web homepage by creating a 'hyperlink' to
it in any of your text boxes in your controlpanel.
control panel for the page you want to add your
media to, go to the text box section and click
the button on the text box editor which is circled
in the picture below:
will pop-up a window where you can insert the
url of the media you would like to add.
media should appear in this window as you finish
typing the url to it (like above example); if
not, try clicking anywhere in the window once
and make sure you haven't
filled in a http' in the field because that would
be an extra one - if still no image
appears, this means either your url is incorrect
or the server your media is on does not allow
hyperlinking. Once the media appears, just click
on it and then this pop-up will close and the
media will be added to the text box you are on,
where you can edit the size and placement of it!
club members use media urls off of their main
club website or media posted to Gym Chat, by right-clicking
on the media, then clicking "Properties"
on the pop-up menu, and then they copy the "Addres
(URL)" property and paste it in this text
box pop-up window.
photos/videos/audios to your club teams website
Multimedia page, upload to the appropriate Gym
Chat application using your Player
account - videos/audios are under the TV
section, photos are under the Media
section - just click on the Upload link and fill
out the form. Then tag the items on their respective
page under the TV/Media sections by clicking the
yellow Tag button under their display. You may
tag items uploaded by your friends or by you.
Members of your club can also tag to the club.
You can tag items to yourself and friends, as
well as networks,groups, and clubs you belong