OpEdNews Member Benefits

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How to access your Supporter Membership Benefits:

Basic Access to Statistics for yourself and Main Site Most Popular Stats
On your members page, all articles will be shown with the number of page-views. When you view the most popular pages for the site, you will see the actually numbers, not just the rankings.

Commenting beyond usual time limit plus a higher character limit
This benefit is automatically available when you become a member.

You can Turn off Ads Below the Banners
This membership gives you the option to turn off ads below the banners. Here's how you can turn off the ads: Log in to your account, and then press the My Settings button. This is equivalent to a Preferences button. You will see an option labeled "No Ads?" You can check the checkbox to turn off ads below the banners. To be clear, ads are not turned off by purchasing a premium membership. The membership gives you the ability to turn ads off.

A Larger Bio Than Regular Users
When you login, you can modify your Bio in your Profile.

Your Own Customized URL (Page Address)
After you login, you go to your Preferences page where you will a place to fill in the name you choose, for your members page.

View Your Fans
When viewing your own members page on the website, you will be able to view your fans names and members page link. You will find a Fans button for that purpose.

Supporter Badges
Your badge (which is a measure of "reputation") will automatically appear.

4,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This is an automatic benenfit you will get as soon as you signup

Editing of articles allowed beyond usual time limit for 3 days
This benefit automatically appears after you login as a paid member.

Show Who Message is From
You will automatically receive this benefit whenever you get an email notifying you that someone has left a message for you.

How to access your Advocate Membership Benefits:

Choose Multiple Image Sizes from commonsSearch
When using the commonsSearch Image Search routine when editing an article.

Automatically see articles as one page
This benefit automatically appears.

Add your links to articles, audio/video interviews and talks to Members page
After logging in, click on the "Your Personal Link" button and add your links. They will appear on your Members Page

Full Access to Statistics for anyone, & Main Site Most Popular Stats
View page views on archive pages or articles themselves, and on most popular pages. You must be log in and have cookies turned on to have access to this benefit as well as most other benefits.

Basic Access to Statistics for yourself and Main Site Most Popular Stats
On your members page, all articles will be shown with the number of page-views. When you view the most popular pages for the site, you will see the actually numbers, not just the rankings.

Commenting beyond usual time limit plus a higher character limit
This benefit is automatically available when you become a member.

You can Turn off Ads Below the Banners
This membership gives you the option to turn off ads below the banners. Here's how you can turn off the ads: Log in to your account, and then press the My Settings button. This is equivalent to a Preferences button. You will see an option labeled "No Ads?" You can check the checkbox to turn off ads below the banners. To be clear, ads are not turned off by purchasing a premium membership. The membership gives you the ability to turn ads off.

A Larger Bio Than Regular Users
When you login, you can modify your Bio in your Profile.

Your Own Customized URL (Page Address)
After you login, you go to your Preferences page where you will a place to fill in the name you choose, for your members page.

View Your Fans
When viewing your own members page on the website, you will be able to view your fans names and members page link. You will find a Fans button for that purpose.

Supporter Badges
Your badge (which is a measure of "reputation") will automatically appear.

6,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This is an automatic benefit that appears as soon as you signup.

4,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This is an automatic benenfit you will get as soon as you signup

Editing of articles allowed beyond usual time limit for 3 days
This benefit automatically appears after you login as a paid member.

Editing of articles allowed up to 5 days
This benefit automatically appears after you login as a paid member.

See Number of Page Views on Series and Series Pages
This benefit is displayed automatically.

Show The Actual Message in the Notification Email
You will automatically receive this benefit whenever you get an email notifying you that someone has left a message for you.

Show Who Message is From
You will automatically receive this benefit whenever you get an email notifying you that someone has left a message for you.

How to access your Leader Membership Benefits:

Choose Multiple Image Sizes from commonsSearch
When using the commonsSearch Image Search routine when editing an article.

Download Your Content from OpEdNews
After logging in, you go to your list of articles submitted. On that page you will find a button labeled, 'Download Collection of Your Articles'

Larger Images Accepted
When uploading any image, your maximum size will automatically be increased.

Automatically see articles as one page
This benefit automatically appears.

Expanded Comment Color Options
When entering a comment (or setting Preferences), your color selection will automatically be enhanced.

View Fans of All Members
When viewing any members page on the website, you will be able to view the fans of that member. You will find a Fans button for that purpose.

Add your links to articles, audio/video interviews and talks to Members page
After logging in, click on the "Your Personal Link" button and add your links. They will appear on your Members Page

Full Access to Statistics for anyone, & Main Site Most Popular Stats
View page views on archive pages or articles themselves, and on most popular pages. You must be log in and have cookies turned on to have access to this benefit as well as most other benefits.

Basic Access to Statistics for yourself and Main Site Most Popular Stats
On your members page, all articles will be shown with the number of page-views. When you view the most popular pages for the site, you will see the actually numbers, not just the rankings.

Commenting beyond usual time limit plus a higher character limit
This benefit is automatically available when you become a member.

You can Totally turn off all advertisements
Login to your account, and then press the Preferences button. You will see an option labeled "Ad Free?" You can check the checkbox to turn off all advertisements. To be clear, ads are not turned off by purchasing a premium membership. The membership gives you the ability to turn ads off.

You can Turn off Ads Below the Banners
This membership gives you the option to turn off ads below the banners. Here's how you can turn off the ads: Log in to your account, and then press the My Settings button. This is equivalent to a Preferences button. You will see an option labeled "No Ads?" You can check the checkbox to turn off ads below the banners. To be clear, ads are not turned off by purchasing a premium membership. The membership gives you the ability to turn ads off.

A Larger Bio Than Regular Users
When you login, you can modify your Bio in your Profile.

Your Own Customized URL (Page Address)
After you login, you go to your Preferences page where you will a place to fill in the name you choose, for your members page.

View Your Fans
When viewing your own members page on the website, you will be able to view your fans names and members page link. You will find a Fans button for that purpose.

Supporter Badges
Your badge (which is a measure of "reputation") will automatically appear.

10,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This benefit appears automatically as soon as you signup.

6,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This is an automatic benefit that appears as soon as you signup.

4,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This is an automatic benenfit you will get as soon as you signup

Editing of articles allowed beyond usual time limit for 3 days
This benefit automatically appears after you login as a paid member.

Editing of articles allowed up to 5 days
This benefit automatically appears after you login as a paid member.

Longer Content in Your Diaries
This benefit will apply automatically when posting diaries

See Number of Page Views on Series and Series Pages
This benefit is displayed automatically.

Show The Actual Message in the Notification Email
You will automatically receive this benefit whenever you get an email notifying you that someone has left a message for you.

Show Who Message is From
You will automatically receive this benefit whenever you get an email notifying you that someone has left a message for you.

How to access your Visionary Membership Benefits:

Custom Layout of Members Page
On your Profile page after you login, just go to your Preferences and you will see a drop-down box enabling you to choose your custom layout.

Choose Multiple Image Sizes from commonsSearch
When using the commonsSearch Image Search routine when editing an article.

Download Your Content from OpEdNews
After logging in, you go to your list of articles submitted. On that page you will find a button labeled, 'Download Collection of Your Articles'

Larger Images Accepted
When uploading any image, your maximum size will automatically be increased.

Automatically see articles as one page
This benefit automatically appears.

Expanded Comment Color Options
When entering a comment (or setting Preferences), your color selection will automatically be enhanced.

View Fans of All Members
When viewing any members page on the website, you will be able to view the fans of that member. You will find a Fans button for that purpose.

Add your links to articles, audio/video interviews and talks to Members page
After logging in, click on the "Your Personal Link" button and add your links. They will appear on your Members Page

Full Access to Statistics for anyone, & Main Site Most Popular Stats
View page views on archive pages or articles themselves, and on most popular pages. You must be log in and have cookies turned on to have access to this benefit as well as most other benefits.

Basic Access to Statistics for yourself and Main Site Most Popular Stats
On your members page, all articles will be shown with the number of page-views. When you view the most popular pages for the site, you will see the actually numbers, not just the rankings.

Commenting beyond usual time limit plus a higher character limit
This benefit is automatically available when you become a member.

You can Totally turn off all advertisements
Login to your account, and then press the Preferences button. You will see an option labeled "Ad Free?" You can check the checkbox to turn off all advertisements. To be clear, ads are not turned off by purchasing a premium membership. The membership gives you the ability to turn ads off.

You can Turn off Ads Below the Banners
This membership gives you the option to turn off ads below the banners. Here's how you can turn off the ads: Log in to your account, and then press the My Settings button. This is equivalent to a Preferences button. You will see an option labeled "No Ads?" You can check the checkbox to turn off ads below the banners. To be clear, ads are not turned off by purchasing a premium membership. The membership gives you the ability to turn ads off.

A Larger Bio Than Regular Users
When you login, you can modify your Bio in your Profile.

Your Own Customized URL (Page Address)
After you login, you go to your Preferences page where you will a place to fill in the name you choose, for your members page.

View Your Fans
When viewing your own members page on the website, you will be able to view your fans names and members page link. You will find a Fans button for that purpose.

Supporter Badges
Your badge (which is a measure of "reputation") will automatically appear.

10,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This benefit appears automatically as soon as you signup.

6,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This is an automatic benefit that appears as soon as you signup.

4,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This is an automatic benenfit you will get as soon as you signup

Editing of articles allowed beyond usual time limit for 3 days
This benefit automatically appears after you login as a paid member.

Editing of articles allowed up to 5 days
This benefit automatically appears after you login as a paid member.

Longer Content in Your Diaries
This benefit will apply automatically when posting diaries

See Number of Page Views on Series and Series Pages
This benefit is displayed automatically.

Show The Actual Message in the Notification Email
You will automatically receive this benefit whenever you get an email notifying you that someone has left a message for you.

Show Who Message is From
You will automatically receive this benefit whenever you get an email notifying you that someone has left a message for you.

How to access your Partner Membership Benefits:

Expedited Queue Attention
When editors are working with the queue, your content will be clearly labeled as requiring expedited attention.

Top Contributors Page
On the Top Contributors page (accessible from the main menu on every page), the top 50 contributors will be listed.

Custom Layout of Members Page
On your Profile page after you login, just go to your Preferences and you will see a drop-down box enabling you to choose your custom layout.

Choose Multiple Image Sizes from commonsSearch
When using the commonsSearch Image Search routine when editing an article.

Download Your Content from OpEdNews
After logging in, you go to your list of articles submitted. On that page you will find a button labeled, 'Download Collection of Your Articles'

Larger Images Accepted
When uploading any image, your maximum size will automatically be increased.

Automatically see articles as one page
This benefit automatically appears.

Expanded Comment Color Options
When entering a comment (or setting Preferences), your color selection will automatically be enhanced.

View Fans of All Members
When viewing any members page on the website, you will be able to view the fans of that member. You will find a Fans button for that purpose.

Add your links to articles, audio/video interviews and talks to Members page
After logging in, click on the "Your Personal Link" button and add your links. They will appear on your Members Page

Full Access to Statistics for anyone, & Main Site Most Popular Stats
View page views on archive pages or articles themselves, and on most popular pages. You must be log in and have cookies turned on to have access to this benefit as well as most other benefits.

Basic Access to Statistics for yourself and Main Site Most Popular Stats
On your members page, all articles will be shown with the number of page-views. When you view the most popular pages for the site, you will see the actually numbers, not just the rankings.

Commenting beyond usual time limit plus a higher character limit
This benefit is automatically available when you become a member.

You can Totally turn off all advertisements
Login to your account, and then press the Preferences button. You will see an option labeled "Ad Free?" You can check the checkbox to turn off all advertisements. To be clear, ads are not turned off by purchasing a premium membership. The membership gives you the ability to turn ads off.

You can Turn off Ads Below the Banners
This membership gives you the option to turn off ads below the banners. Here's how you can turn off the ads: Log in to your account, and then press the My Settings button. This is equivalent to a Preferences button. You will see an option labeled "No Ads?" You can check the checkbox to turn off ads below the banners. To be clear, ads are not turned off by purchasing a premium membership. The membership gives you the ability to turn ads off.

A Larger Bio Than Regular Users
When you login, you can modify your Bio in your Profile.

Your Own Customized URL (Page Address)
After you login, you go to your Preferences page where you will a place to fill in the name you choose, for your members page.

View Your Fans
When viewing your own members page on the website, you will be able to view your fans names and members page link. You will find a Fans button for that purpose.

Supporter Badges
Your badge (which is a measure of "reputation") will automatically appear.

10,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This benefit appears automatically as soon as you signup.

6,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This is an automatic benefit that appears as soon as you signup.

4,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This is an automatic benenfit you will get as soon as you signup

Editing of articles allowed beyond usual time limit for 3 days
This benefit automatically appears after you login as a paid member.

Editing of articles allowed up to 5 days
This benefit automatically appears after you login as a paid member.

Longer Content in Your Diaries
This benefit will apply automatically when posting diaries

See Number of Page Views on Series and Series Pages
This benefit is displayed automatically.

Show The Actual Message in the Notification Email
You will automatically receive this benefit whenever you get an email notifying you that someone has left a message for you.

Show Who Message is From
You will automatically receive this benefit whenever you get an email notifying you that someone has left a message for you.

How to access your Fellow Membership Benefits:

Expedited Queue Attention
When editors are working with the queue, your content will be clearly labeled as requiring expedited attention.

Input into some OpEdNews Decision Discussions
You will be contacted by the adminstrator of the website for your valued input.

Top Contributors Page
On the Top Contributors page (accessible from the main menu on every page), the top 50 contributors will be listed.

Custom Layout of Members Page
On your Profile page after you login, just go to your Preferences and you will see a drop-down box enabling you to choose your custom layout.

Choose Multiple Image Sizes from commonsSearch
When using the commonsSearch Image Search routine when editing an article.

Download Your Content from OpEdNews
After logging in, you go to your list of articles submitted. On that page you will find a button labeled, 'Download Collection of Your Articles'

Larger Images Accepted
When uploading any image, your maximum size will automatically be increased.

Automatically see articles as one page
This benefit automatically appears.

Expanded Comment Color Options
When entering a comment (or setting Preferences), your color selection will automatically be enhanced.

View Fans of All Members
When viewing any members page on the website, you will be able to view the fans of that member. You will find a Fans button for that purpose.

Add your links to articles, audio/video interviews and talks to Members page
After logging in, click on the "Your Personal Link" button and add your links. They will appear on your Members Page

Full Access to Statistics for anyone, & Main Site Most Popular Stats
View page views on archive pages or articles themselves, and on most popular pages. You must be log in and have cookies turned on to have access to this benefit as well as most other benefits.

Basic Access to Statistics for yourself and Main Site Most Popular Stats
On your members page, all articles will be shown with the number of page-views. When you view the most popular pages for the site, you will see the actually numbers, not just the rankings.

Commenting beyond usual time limit plus a higher character limit
This benefit is automatically available when you become a member.

You can Totally turn off all advertisements
Login to your account, and then press the Preferences button. You will see an option labeled "Ad Free?" You can check the checkbox to turn off all advertisements. To be clear, ads are not turned off by purchasing a premium membership. The membership gives you the ability to turn ads off.

You can Turn off Ads Below the Banners
This membership gives you the option to turn off ads below the banners. Here's how you can turn off the ads: Log in to your account, and then press the My Settings button. This is equivalent to a Preferences button. You will see an option labeled "No Ads?" You can check the checkbox to turn off ads below the banners. To be clear, ads are not turned off by purchasing a premium membership. The membership gives you the ability to turn ads off.

A Larger Bio Than Regular Users
When you login, you can modify your Bio in your Profile.

Your Own Customized URL (Page Address)
After you login, you go to your Preferences page where you will a place to fill in the name you choose, for your members page.

View Your Fans
When viewing your own members page on the website, you will be able to view your fans names and members page link. You will find a Fans button for that purpose.

Supporter Badges
Your badge (which is a measure of "reputation") will automatically appear.

10,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This benefit appears automatically as soon as you signup.

6,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This is an automatic benefit that appears as soon as you signup.

4,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This is an automatic benenfit you will get as soon as you signup

Editing of articles allowed beyond usual time limit for 3 days
This benefit automatically appears after you login as a paid member.

Editing of articles allowed up to 5 days
This benefit automatically appears after you login as a paid member.

Longer Content in Your Diaries
This benefit will apply automatically when posting diaries

See Number of Page Views on Series and Series Pages
This benefit is displayed automatically.

Show The Actual Message in the Notification Email
You will automatically receive this benefit whenever you get an email notifying you that someone has left a message for you.

Show Who Message is From
You will automatically receive this benefit whenever you get an email notifying you that someone has left a message for you.

How to access your Benefactor Benefits:

Expedited Queue Attention
When editors are working with the queue, your content will be clearly labeled as requiring expedited attention.

Input into some OpEdNews Decision Discussions
You will be contacted by the adminstrator of the website for your valued input.

Top Contributors Page
On the Top Contributors page (accessible from the main menu on every page), the top 50 contributors will be listed.

Custom Layout of Members Page
On your Profile page after you login, just go to your Preferences and you will see a drop-down box enabling you to choose your custom layout.

Choose Multiple Image Sizes from commonsSearch
When using the commonsSearch Image Search routine when editing an article.

Download Your Content from OpEdNews
After logging in, you go to your list of articles submitted. On that page you will find a button labeled, 'Download Collection of Your Articles'

Larger Images Accepted
When uploading any image, your maximum size will automatically be increased.

Automatically see articles as one page
This benefit automatically appears.

Expanded Comment Color Options
When entering a comment (or setting Preferences), your color selection will automatically be enhanced.

View Fans of All Members
When viewing any members page on the website, you will be able to view the fans of that member. You will find a Fans button for that purpose.

Add your links to articles, audio/video interviews and talks to Members page
After logging in, click on the "Your Personal Link" button and add your links. They will appear on your Members Page

Full Access to Statistics for anyone, & Main Site Most Popular Stats
View page views on archive pages or articles themselves, and on most popular pages. You must be log in and have cookies turned on to have access to this benefit as well as most other benefits.

Basic Access to Statistics for yourself and Main Site Most Popular Stats
On your members page, all articles will be shown with the number of page-views. When you view the most popular pages for the site, you will see the actually numbers, not just the rankings.

Commenting beyond usual time limit plus a higher character limit
This benefit is automatically available when you become a member.

You can Totally turn off all advertisements
Login to your account, and then press the Preferences button. You will see an option labeled "Ad Free?" You can check the checkbox to turn off all advertisements. To be clear, ads are not turned off by purchasing a premium membership. The membership gives you the ability to turn ads off.

You can Turn off Ads Below the Banners
This membership gives you the option to turn off ads below the banners. Here's how you can turn off the ads: Log in to your account, and then press the My Settings button. This is equivalent to a Preferences button. You will see an option labeled "No Ads?" You can check the checkbox to turn off ads below the banners. To be clear, ads are not turned off by purchasing a premium membership. The membership gives you the ability to turn ads off.

A Larger Bio Than Regular Users
When you login, you can modify your Bio in your Profile.

Your Own Customized URL (Page Address)
After you login, you go to your Preferences page where you will a place to fill in the name you choose, for your members page.

View Your Fans
When viewing your own members page on the website, you will be able to view your fans names and members page link. You will find a Fans button for that purpose.

Supporter Badges
Your badge (which is a measure of "reputation") will automatically appear.

10,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This benefit appears automatically as soon as you signup.

6,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This is an automatic benefit that appears as soon as you signup.

4,000 Characters Allowed in Your Comments
This is an automatic benenfit you will get as soon as you signup

Editing of articles allowed beyond usual time limit for 3 days
This benefit automatically appears after you login as a paid member.

Editing of articles allowed up to 5 days
This benefit automatically appears after you login as a paid member.

Longer Content in Your Diaries
This benefit will apply automatically when posting diaries

See Number of Page Views on Series and Series Pages
This benefit is displayed automatically.

Show The Actual Message in the Notification Email
You will automatically receive this benefit whenever you get an email notifying you that someone has left a message for you.

Show Who Message is From
You will automatically receive this benefit whenever you get an email notifying you that someone has left a message for you.

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