This is a little guide about the first steps for new users at ForexStreet.net
This should be the first place to check. There you can set your privacy preferences.
We strongly recommend to change your real name by a Nickname, easier to remember and first protection to your privacy. It can be changed in the "full name" field
It is also the place where you can change your "photo", that is the avatar that will be shown in all your comments and posts in the network. We encourage you to change it , be creative ;)
One of the major concerns from a user point of view.
Here you can control what activity will be shown in your page ("My page" main menu link) and who can post there.
This is the place to set what kind of notifications you will receive by email. By default there are almost all options checked and this can be a little annoying fulling your inbox with unwanted emails. Set your preferences at your convenience.
Control how the appearance of your page will be. Most of these features can be directly changed in My Page. We will explain it there.
If you have a Twitter or Facebook account, here you can synchronize it with you ForexStreet one. You can use many other sites credentials to log in into the network.
In the bottom right corner of your screen you can see the chat bar. There are 3 buttons, the triangle one is to slide up the chat room, the 2 squares one is to detach the chat in a new resizable window and the last one is to connect/disconnect .
There is also a chat link in the main menu to go directly to the page containing the chat.
Groups are the pages to find members with the same interests as you. Any member can add a group and invite others to join it. There are private and public groups. To join a private group you have to be accepted by the creator.
All ForexStreet.net members are allowed and encouraged to post their interest in blog posts. A blog post is a public article to share knowledge, doubts and interests with the community.
The Content team of FXstreet.com selects and highlights the best posts on the website, Fxstreet.com. So be creative and produce quality content and you'll
At this moment videos have to be approved before going public. An FXstreet.com administrator will approve or reject videos in less than 24 hours in working days (usually less than 4 hours)