New member registration - Please refer to steps 1 - 6
Existing member login and profile management - Please refer to step 6
NB: This guide is designed with reference to users viewing the ISACS website on a PC, laptop or tablet. The directions are suitable for smaller screens however the position of the referred right menu will relocate to it's stacked position no 2 under the article content.
There are a number of links throughout the site to register. Here is an example from the home page.
Please take the time to review our membership categories in addition to the provisions set out in the Company’s Constitution, and the Terms and Conditions of using ISACS website, the following Rules of Membership apply If you are unsure which category suits your practice best please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. When you are happy to continue select 'Join Now'
Please select a membership type that best suits your practice.
There are three types of membership. Apart from Individual Membership, annual subscriptions are based on the company’s turnover the previous year. Membership runs from the date registered x 12 months. Subscriptions are detailed below:
1. Trial - First timer membership
Available for one year only for anyone working/interested in the area of Street Arts, Circus and Spectacle.
Trial-First timers membership - €30
2. Individual membership
For sole traders, including freelance performers, directors, writers, makers, prop & costume designers, producers and others working/interested in these fields.
Individual Member 1 (Turnover <€20,000) - €30
Individual Member 2 (Turnover >€20,000) - €50
3. Organisation Membership
Available to all Organisations/Companies who work professionally in these fields.
Organisation Membership 1 (Turnover <€30,000) - €50
Organisation Membership 2 (Turnover <€100,000) - €80
Organisation Membership 3 ( Turnover €100,000-300,000) - €120
Organisation Membership 4 ( Turnover >€300,000 and +) - €160
Please take note of the user name and pasword. You will use these in future to login to your membership profile.
After you create your account, you will be brought back to the Members Directory.
A new menu set has appeared on the right hand side. This is the Members Menu.
Now you need to add a Members profile.
After selecting Add Members Profile you will be able to fill out your profile details.
IMPORTANT: Make sure to select the correct membership type in the first drop down box as this is what you will be billed for. The default setting is individual membership.
Please take some time to fill your profile out as completely as you can. This content is available to the public. Fields with green asterix are mandatory.
When you have finished completing the form, you will be asked to accept the terms and conditions. These refer to the terms and conditions of using the website, the ISACS Rules of Membership and the ISACS constitiution.
Make sure to check the membership type is correct including the amount then select PAY NOW.
Follow the instructions for Billing Details
Select paypal as your payment method.
You will be brought to the Paypal payment processor. If you do not have a Paypal account or do not wish to use one you can select a card only option within the Paypal payment process method.
When you have comfirmation from Paypal that the payment has been processed select - RETURN TO MERCHANT
That's it! Congratulations and welcome to ISACS network!
Please see below how to manage and update your profile.
If you have not logged in then please login. There are a number of login options on the site.
You will see a number of options here if have forgotten your username or password (use this option if you wish to reset yor password). You must use the same email address that you used to set up your account. If you are having trouble acessing any of these please contact email@example.com for further assistance.
When logged in you will be brought to the Members Directory page and you will see a new 'Members Menu' on your right side. This is where you can access your online profile, your orders and billing etc.
Select Manage / Edit Members Profile
You will see a number of options here that can inform you of how viewers are interacting with your online profile including options to edit, view and delete your profile.
- Please take the time to go through the options available to populate your profile.
- Please keep your profile updated with current information including profile images, cover images, gallery images, text, videos (youtube) and social media profiles where relevant.
- As you edit your profile remember to check the 'View' and the 'Member Directory' to see how and where all your information is being presented on your membership listing.
Explanations of Headings.
You are only allowed one profile per membership: If you have another artist or company you would like to feature on the website you must register a new account for that organisation.
Business Listings: This details your membership profile.
Business messages: These are private email messages that a public visitor to the ISACS website can send to your account via an email form on your listing. Send yourself a message to try it out! You will recieve an email that will notify you when a business message is sent. Please notify us if you have any problems with this service at firstname.lastname@example.org
Events: Select this option to add your own event.
- When filling out event details - make sure to make the event 'active'
- ISACS administration will receive a notification and is required to 'approve' an event before it is live.
- The event will appear in your individual Member listing and on the Member Events page (Events>Member Events)
Orders: This details your membership type that you are signed up to.
Billing Details: This is your billing contact information which you can change at any time.
Name: Your membership profile name
Profile: The type of membership you have selected.
Profile status: Your payment status. Your profile will only be active when it is paid. An unpaid profile will remain on the site but will enter an unactive state and will not be viewable to the public.
Website Click: You can see how many users click through to your website from your members profile listing.
View Number: You can see how many views your individual views your members profile is receiving.
# of Contacts: You can see how many have contacted you through your members profile.
State: An ISACS administrator needs to approve any new membership profile by selecting it to be 'active'. Until then it wil remain as 'pending'. However, once payment has been received and the new membership profile has been sucessfully set up, the new profile should be visible online regardless if the state is 'pending'.
If you are having any trouble with setting up and / or managing a membership profile please contact email@example.com for technical assistance.