FAQ

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For Members

How do I change my avatar/profile image?

Go to Dashboard>Settings>Account Details (or click this link here) and then click on the pencil near the profile image. Once the pop up appears, click Add Image.

Select the image you want to upload, make sure it looks good for your profile photo by adjusting the cropping tool, and then click Crop to confirm and upload your image. If you do not wish to crop your image, simply drag the crop tool to the edges of your image.

How do I add TheMighty.com to my home screen on my phone or tablet?

You can follow these steps to create a bookmark to TheMighty.com on your Android or iOS phones and tablets.

    iOS

1: Open TheMighty.com in the Safari app.
2: Once it’s loaded, tap on the “Share” button (looks like a square with an up arrow)
3: Scroll the bottom row until you see plus-sign button that says “Add to Home Screen”
4: Name it whatever you want, press Add in the top right and you’re good to go!

    Android

1: Open your web browser and go to TheMighty.com
2: Tap the settings button in the top right (the three-dot icon) and in the menu tap “Add to Home Screen”
3: Name it whatever your want and then press Add.

Where do I find my account and email settings?

Your account and email settings can be found in your Dashboard. Click on the icon labeled “Feed” in the upper right of the site, and you’ll land on your personalized story feed. On your Dashboard you will also find your loved stories, be able to manage all the topics you follow and view and manage all your account information and email subscriptions.

 

How do I delete my account?

If you really want to delete your account, we are sad to see you go but happy to help you out. Just fill out this form here. All we need is the email address you signed up with but we would love to hear your reason for cancelling. We’ll delete your account within a couple business days.

How do I change my username?

You will not be able to edit your username in your account settings. To change your username, please contact us at [email protected] and we’ll help you out. Usernames must be unique so please note that we may not be able to change your username to your first choice.

How do change my email digest frequency settings?

To change your email digest frequency, simply go to your account settings, which can be found by clicking on the feed section > settings > email settings. You can change the frequency we email you updates to the topics you follow to: daily, three days a week, or one time per week.

How do I create an account?

It’s simple! Just go here and click to create an account.



For Contributors

How do I submit the best quality images for my story?

Great pictures are very important to creating a quality story. Beautiful imagery also helps your story get more views on social media. It’s very important that you send us the highest quality images you have available.

To help you out with the best way to capture or create the best quality images, we’ve created a set of easy to follow guidelines that will help you take better pictures. Click here to read them!

What if The Mighty decides not to publish my story?

It will be put in your “Other Stories” section in the MVP, where you can access it at any time.

What happens after I submit a story?

You will receive an automated email explaining that your story is in editorial review. If we choose to publish your story, we will contact you with specific instructions about how to proceed.

What if an editor or I want to edit my story after I submit it?

Email an editor at [email protected] and we can put the story back into your “Other Stories” folder in the MVP, where you can make edits and resubmit.

How do I submit a story?

To submit a story for editorial consideration, create an account here. From your dashboard, you can access your settings. In your settings will be an option to “Submit Your Story” where you can paste your story and fill out all remaining details. An editor will get back to you within a few weeks of submission. For more information, read all about becoming a contributor here.



For Partners

How do I become a Mighty Partner?

We strive to partner with non-profits and organizations that are related to our communities issues and interests. If you believe you would make a great Mighty Partner, we’d love to talk with you. Please contact us at [email protected] and our Partnerships team will get back to you with more information.