How to Bookmark posts on Activerain

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Real Estate Agent with Myrtle Beach Homes Blog

Since joing Activerain over 3 weeks ago now, i have read many many blogs that had some super useful advice in them.  The only thing was, I could never figure out how to get back to the article later.  Then, I found the bookmark button.  I started bookmarking articles I wanted for later, but could never find them to read again.  So, tonight I took some time and searched around and figured it out.  So, I thought I would post this for anyone else out there that may be wondering the same thing.

How to bookmark an article:

First thing you need to do is when you find an article you wish to bookmark, at the bottom of the blog, right before peoples comments begin will be an icon that says bookmark.  Here's a screenshot to show:

After you bookmark something the icon will change from being in white to red and the word changes from bookmark to bookmarked.

Now, to find these posts at another time, you will need to go to your Activerain homepage.  Then, scroll down the page and follow the column on the left side.  You will see a link titled Blog Bookmarks. 

Once clicking on the Blog Bookmarks link it will take you to a page that will show all the blogs you have bookmarked.

  

 This is a great way to save all those great tutorial articles you read, as well as the wonderful articles posted by so many people here in the Activerain community.  Finally you will no longer need to print out every article you want to keep for later, or copy and paste to an email! 

 

 

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Rainmaker
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Jeremy Blanton
Myrtle Beach Homes Blog - Myrtle Beach, SC
Myrtle Beach REALTOR®- myrtlebeachhomesblog.com

Fran- I hope you took the time to bookmark for later LOL!

Linda-  I am glad it helped you!

Mar 27, 2008 04:06 PM #3
Rainer
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Tom Davis
Harrington ERA,DE Homes For Sale, $$ Save $$ Buy Today ! - Dover, DE
FREE Delaware Homes Search!, $$ Save $$ - Find Homes! Delaware Realtor

Hey Jeremy, nice tutorial, hey How did you get your name to show up like the "active rain logo?"  I thought that was pretty cool!

Tom Davis - Delaware Real Estate - Agent Comment

Mar 27, 2008 04:32 PM #4
Rainmaker
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Jeremy Blanton
Myrtle Beach Homes Blog - Myrtle Beach, SC
Myrtle Beach REALTOR®- myrtlebeachhomesblog.com
Tom-  I will have to find the exact name of the font style.  I designed it in publisher and then cropped w/photo software
Mar 27, 2008 05:02 PM #5
Rainmaker
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Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Jeremy, great tutorial. You made it easy to follow and very thorough. Being a visual person, seeing how something is done is a whole lot better than reading about it.

Great Post!

Mar 28, 2008 04:21 AM #6
Rainmaker
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Susie Blackmon
Ocala, FL
Ocala, Horses, Western Wear, Horse Farms, Marketing

Very nice tutorial Jeremy.  Bookmarking was something that took me a good while to figure out.  Thank you!

 

Mar 29, 2008 09:19 PM #7
Rainmaker
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Jeremy Blanton
Myrtle Beach Homes Blog - Myrtle Beach, SC
Myrtle Beach REALTOR®- myrtlebeachhomesblog.com
Susie- I am glad it helped you out.  Bookmarking can be tricky at times!
Mar 31, 2008 05:42 AM #8
Rainer
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Jerome (Jerry) Donahue
Prudential McHugh Realty - Maple Shade, NJ

Thanks Jeremy this is somthing I've been looking for

Jun 13, 2008 06:03 AM #9
Rainmaker
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Jeremy Blanton
Myrtle Beach Homes Blog - Myrtle Beach, SC
Myrtle Beach REALTOR®- myrtlebeachhomesblog.com

Jerry I am glad I could help out!

 

Jun 13, 2008 06:20 AM #10
Rainer
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Marlene Calderon
Luimar Investments and Loans - Torrance, CA

I was trying to figure it out on my own, I searched for help and I found your article!!!Thanks

Jul 01, 2008 06:23 AM #11
Rainmaker
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Eileen Begley
Coldwell Banker, DelMonte - Carmel, CA
Monterey Real Estate

Thank you!  I "searched" to find your blog.  Too easy - it was right under my nose but might have never found it.  You saved me alot of time.

Oct 13, 2008 04:28 AM #12
Rainer
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Sherry Siegel, Managing Broker, EcoBroker, ABR
BrokersGroup, serving Sequim and Port Angeles - Sequim, WA

Yes, thanks Jeremy. All this time I've been saving the blog posts to Favorites on my computer. Tonight the big DUH occurred and I went straight to Help/FAQs. And there you were with the simple answer. So now I have a RED bookmark on your blog.

Apr 08, 2009 05:09 PM #14
Rainmaker
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Dean Guadagni
Inner Architect - San Rafael, CA

Jeremy,

Well done! Easy very succinct and obvious enough for all of us to pick up on right away. Thank you!

PS I bookmarked this post too

dean

Aug 14, 2009 10:48 AM #15
Rainmaker
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Suzanne Hinton
ReMax Premier Realty - Overland Park, KS

You just answered what I have been trying to figure out for days.  I finally decided to type in on Search "how to bookmark" and boom there was your post with the answer right in front of me. Thanks again Jeremy for your expertise-

 

Aug 28, 2009 11:09 AM #16
Rainmaker
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Nancy McNamee
Keller Williams Realty - Roseville, CA

Thanks, and it was in plain sight all along.  Geez

Oct 30, 2009 02:45 AM #17
Rainmaker
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Robin Rogers
Robin Rogers, Silverbridge Realty, San Antonio, Texas - San Antonio, TX
CRS, TRC, MRP - Real Estate Investment Adviser

Thanks, Jeremy! Just in time. I was going crazy trying to figure it out.

Cheers,

Robin

Nov 16, 2009 03:09 AM #18
Rainmaker
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Sybil Campbell
Long and Foster REALTORS® 5234 Monticello Ave Williamsburg, Virginia - Williamsburg, VA
REALTOR® ABR, SFR, SRES Williamsburg, Virginia

Jeremy, As always thank you for the helpful post. I could not figure out how to locate the bookmarked blogs!

Dec 26, 2009 12:21 PM #19
Rainer
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Len Kobewka
Prairie Scapes / Scape-it™ - Calgary, AB
You Can Scape-it

Thank you Jeremy ... The Newbies look for info like this.   I'm on my way now!

 

Aug 27, 2010 08:44 AM #20
Rainmaker
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Eric Michael
Remerica Integrity, Realtors®, Northville, MI - Livonia, MI
Metro Detroit Real Estate Professional 734.564.1519

Over 2.5 years later and it's Still good info. I never knew how to do this. I've been saving them in my Firefox bookmarks. There are tons of them there.

Dec 04, 2010 06:31 PM #21
Rainer
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Joe Sosky
KW Commercial - Vancouver, WA
Commercial Real Estate Broker - (360) 816-9652

Thanks Jeremy, nearly three years after posting this blog, I came across it in a search for bookmarking.  You just made my AR life alittle bit easier. 

Dec 16, 2010 11:56 PM #22
Rainmaker
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Mitch Muller - Charlotte NC Real Estate
ProStead Realty Charlotte, NC CRS SRES mitch@prostead.com - Charlotte, NC
Certified Residential Specialist

Thanks Jeremy! Like you said Eric, old stuff is still good stuff!

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