Is something holding you back from posting your first comment or thread?
Do you wish you knew how to do those clever things like quoting another user, or adding a link to your favourite wine?
Fancy being one of the very first members to get a special ‘badge’ here in the community?
I realise that getting started on a new platform like this community can seem a little daunting at first, and that because you post for everyone to see, it might seem embarrassing to make a
You may not have noticed, but when you joined, you received a message that included a link to a light-hearted introduction to how to use the site. It is an interactive “quiz” that gives you a chance to try out the different features, like searching, adding emoji and even posting a quote:
To do this, send a private message to the user
@CellarHand with the words: “Start new user” in the body of the message, then watch for the answers & challenges! (more information in your inbox).
Alternatively, feel free to browse our growing How To … list of articles.
The guides can teach you how to:
add an animated gif,
post a wine link
or how to change how frequently you receive email digests from the community
If we’ve missed anything, do feel free to ask us any questions and we will gladly help