How to get help with how to use Breeze

This post complements the one John Henderson published yesterday: Breeze Usage Instructions. It doubles as a plug for the post about a bang command for UCV on DuckDuckGo, which is how to find out about anything that may be covered on the UCV website.

how to use Breeze—John Henderson (!ucv)

click on the links in parentheses above and below

see also – thanks again to John – “how to use the UCV website” (!ucv)


DuckDuckGo bang commands (!?) link to search results for words they follow when the commands are in parentheses, for words they precede when they are not​, as here​: !ucv bang command

Website Background and Guide

UCV Website Background

The UCV website is built on WordPress which is a content management system. This allows UCV members to easily add and modify website content.

How to use the UCV Website

The Website Usage Guide can be found here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1_dNFDKDQcgrcsNl6L26LTrAc9YiO6XSe-PLIoqf9huE/edit?usp=sharing

Documentation on how to use the UCV website for posts, events, etc., can be found here. This includes instructional videos from both Galen and Luke Zukowski: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1VjUioGXCrmCr8mK7hVkToGpcB3qdwJDW?usp=sharing

Whitelisting UCV Email Addresses

Whitelisting UCV Email Addresses

A guide from your UCV Communications team

In order to better receive emails relating to UCV, it can be helpful to tell your email program that you trust and value UCV emails. Precise steps to do this differ based on the email program that you use.

for Gmail

  1. Navigate to your Gmail account
  2. Click on the ‘gear’ icon in the upper-right screen, and select “settings” from the dropdown menu
    Selecting settings in Gmail
  3. From the settings menu, select the “Filters and Blocked Addresses” tab, then click on the “Create a New Filter” link
    Whitelisting UCV Emails Gmail 2
  4. In the pop-up which open, enter “@vancouverunitarians.ca” in the ‘From’ field and then select the “Create filter with this search” link in the lower right of the window
    Whitelisting UCV Emails Gmail 3
  5. Check the “Never send to Spam” box (and any other options you would like) and then click “Create Filter” Whitelisting UCV Emails Gmail 4

The above steps are intended to be an elaboration of the official steps described by Google to add a filter to Gmail: https://support.google.com/mail/answer/6579?hl=en

If you have any other concerns about our social media, e-newsletters and website, send to Communications Committee Co-chairs.