If you organize or hear about events in contact improvisation, you might be interested in posting the info here.
Follow these steps to subscribe as an author :
01 write a comment to this page with your email address and your name to be added as an ‘author’ to the blog (scroll down to the ‘Leave a Reply section’)
02 receive by email your username and password and login to contactimpro.be
03 in the dashboard, you can add posts, events or media.
Here are some simple guidelines to add posts, events or media:
The main goal of the blog is to communicate about EVENTS in contact improvisation in Belgium. Besides that, the FORUM allows to share documents, thoughts, videos, etc.
• to add an event:
01 Go to the dashboard: from any page of the blog, you can access the dashboard by clicking on ‘Contact Improvisation in Belgium’ on the upper left part of the page OR by clicking on ‘site admin’ on the lower right side
02 Click on ‘Events’ on the left side of the screen and click on ‘Add New’.
03 Add a title to your event and describe it briefly in the text box. All other details of the event are filled in further down: dates and time, location, contact, website, price.
04 Before publishing, it is IMPORTANT that you define the categories to which your event belongs: on the right side of the screen, you HAVE TO choose where it is located by checking “IN BELGIUM” or “INTERNATIONAL” and pick the right city (or add it if it’s not there yet) if in Belgium (when International, please mention the country in the title of your event) + whether it is a jam, a class or a workshop.
RMQ: If your event is not directly contact improvisation but another related practice, please JUST check “RELATED PRACTICES”.
05 Publish your event by clicking on ‘Publish’ in the upper left part of the page.
To go back to the blog from the dashboard, click again on ‘Contact Improvisation in Belgium’ on the upper left side of the page.
[to add a recurring event: Unfortunately, the blog doesn’t allow to create recurring events yet. But there is a simple way to do so: 01-05 Create an event for the first occurrence; 06 once published, stay in the dashboard; next to ‘Update’ (where you just clicked on ‘Publish’), you’ll find a link ‘Copy to a new Draft’; this creates another event with exactly the same data 07 Just change the date and publish your second event. Keep doing this until you published all your classes or jams.]
• to add a post:
If you want to share something you found on the internet, some personal thoughts about contact improvisation, some traces of a past event (photos, drawings, words), etc. you can post them into the FORUM part of the blog. To do so :
02 Click on ‘Posts’ on the left side of the screen and click on ‘Add New’.
03 Add a title to your post. Then you can whether write a text in the box or add a media. To add a video from youtube or similar, you need its code (in youtube, you find it under share – integrate) that you copy under ‘insert from url’ in the ‘add media’ section.
04 Before publishing, it is IMPORTANT that you check the category “FORUM” for your post to appear under that tab.
05 Publish your post by clicking on ‘Publish’ in the upper left part of the page.
If you have any further question, do not hesitate to ask by commenting this page.
Have fun using this blog to share about contact improvisation!
the contactimpro.be team