CFGI / New CFGI.org 10 Things to Know About CFGI.org Page Content1. Home pageWe've simplified our home page: The marquee showcases the biggest events and news from CFGI. Latest at CFGI.org is where you can turn for the most recent articles and alerts posted to our site. The icons categorize the type of content. Resources highlights some of our key publications and tools that can help you with your work.J-1 sponsorship provides a quick link to information on our J-1 program. 2. Navigating the siteThe new site features simplified navigation. Clicking the CFGI logo in the top left of the screen will bring you to the home page. The top horizontal navigation menu links to all content sections of the website: Our Network contains information about CFGI and membership, including immigration jobs and news about CFGI. J-1 Sponsorship contains all information about our J-1 program, including a link to initiate J-1 cases and information about our fees, timeframes, and processes. U.S. immigration contains all U.S. news and analysis as well as information on our advocacy and links to resources. Global immigration contains global (non-U.S.) news and analysis on global (non-U.S.) immigration as well as information on our advocacy and links to resources. Events & Learning contains a calendar as well as information about our J-1 Visa eLearning Training Courses and our webinars & seminars.3. Logging-inMost of the site’s contents are member-protected. You can log-in to the site by clicking the orange log-in button at the top of the screen. This will bring you to a sign in page where you will enter your email address for the username and your password. Your username and password are the same as the old CFGI.org Once logged-in you will be redirected to the home page. To access your user profile, click on the button with your username on the top middle of the screen.From your profile, you can customize your newsletter subscription by topic and frequency. You can also view your comments here. 4. Resetting your passwordYour username and password have been imported from the old website. Should you forget your password, however, you can reset it by clicking the “Forgotten password?” link from the sign in page.This link will redirect you to a new page where you’ll need to enter your email address and click the “reset password” button. You should then receive an email with a link to reset your password. Clicking on the link in the email will bring you to a new page where you can enter your new password. Once you have completed these steps you will be able to log-on with this new password. 5. Customizing your newsletterThe new site has an enhanced newsletter feature delivering you a digest of CFGI content via email. In your profile, you can select which types of content you’d like to receive in your newsletter by content grouping. You can also select the frequency at which you’d like to receive the newsletters. By default, all members have been subscribed for newsletter with all content to be delivered on a weekly basis. If you subscribe to the weekly digest, you will receive a single email with all selected content every Friday morning. Daily subscribers will receive all selected content every morning. Immediate subscribers will receive an email with new content within 30 minutes of its posting. You will not receive an email if no new content is posted in the topic areas you have subscribed to. Below is an example of the new newsletter digest. 6. Using the calendarThe new site includes an events calendar. Click on an event to get more information. You can add events to your outlook calendar by clicking the “Add to calendar” button. You can also access the main page for an event by clicking the link. 7. Commenting on articlesThe new site allows members to engage with content and other members using the comment feature. This feature is available on most, but not all, articles. Comments are not visible to the public and only CFGI members that are logged-in can view and enter comments.To enter a comment you can fill in the field below the article and click the “Add Comment” button. Once you comment, you can edit or delete your comment using the buttons below it to the right. You can interact with other members replying to other comments using the reply button. Should someone post an inappropriate comment, you can flag it as such using the flag as inappropriate button. This will send an alert to CFGI and we can moderate the comments feed. You can view all of your past comments at the bottom of your user profile. 8. Searching for itemsThe search feature is in the top right of the screen. You can filter the results by category using the right side menu. 9. It’s mobile responsiveThe site will respond to your device, enhancing your experience when accessing CFGI.org on a mobile or tablet device.The site remains the same, but some of the features shift. The menu moves to the top right corner and you can click/touch the area to expand the menu.In the expanded menu, you can log-in using the button on the bottom right of the screen. The search function is on the top of the expanded menu screen. 10. We’re here to help!If you encounter any issues or questions with the new site, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Our website team will contact you to resolve issues and answer questions. Please also feel free to email us comments on the new website.