Logging into your Placester Account
This article will explain how to log into the admin panel of your website to make changes.
Where do I login?
You can access the back end of your site at Placester.com. Once there, click Login in the top right-hand corner of the screen.
Enter your log in credentials into the pop-up screen:
Front end vs. Back end
The back end of your site is the administrative side where you can make customizations. Only you can see these back end options. The front end is the live version of the site that your visitors see.
The back end looks similar to this:
Where should I start?
Upon logging in to your Placester site you will be faced with a few steps to get your website rolling. Once you complete each step, the blue status bar will fill up until all the steps are complete. These steps are essential to having an effective Placester site.
The new dashboard panel is a quicker way to access and edit these same areas of your site. This is done by clicking Edit Site:
By clicking Edit Site you are brought to the site settings area of your site. These same settings can be accessed on this screen by clicking on the Site Settings dropdown menu at the top of the screen:
If you're setting up a site for the first time, it's a good idea to go through each item in the drop-down and fill out as much information as you can in each panel.
Need More Help?
If you have additional questions about accessing the back end of your site, let our support team know at firstname.lastname@example.org.