Moon System

Create a New Moon

  1. Go to the “Moons” part of the Admin area.
  2. Click “Add New” at the top of the moons list.
  3. Deal with the “More Fields” area
    1. Enter the needed Moon number as the next sequential number going up.
    2. Enter the Correct next moon name, including the year in parenthesis behind it.
    3. Enter the season of the moon.
  4. Title the page “[MOONNUMBER] – [MOONNAME]
  5. Ensure that “Enable Weather” is set to “No”.
  6. Click the blue “Publish” button.

Add Weather to a Moon

  1. Go to the “Moons” part of the Admin area.
  2. Click the moon you wish to add weather to
  3. Write a short paragraph describing the seasonally typical weather.
  4. Weather Brief should contain a bulleted list of all notable weather events from the moon.
  5. Write the weather for the 27 days of the moon:
    1. Set the temperature range for that day. Definitions here.
    2. Write a quick few words about the day’s conditions. Avoid using temperature words, or the tooltips will automatically appear.
    3. Apply the human dates for the moon phase.
  6. Set “Enable Weather” to “Yes” (Weather will not display on the page until this is set to yes. Which is useful if you wish to work on the weather over a few days)
  7. Click the blue “Update” button.

Advance the Moon

  1. Go to the “Moons” part of the admin area.
  2. Click on the moon currently set to “Current Moon”.
    1. Uncheck the “Current Moon” box in More Fields.
    2. Click the blue “Update” button.
  3. Click on “All Moons” in the sidebar.
  4. Click on the moon you want to set to “Current Moon”.
    1. Check the “Current Moon” box in More Fields.
    2. Click the blue “Update” button.
  5. Click on the “Front Page Tools” in the admin sidebar.
    1. Update “Almanac”, “MC Meeting”, and “Gathering” with correct data.
    2. Click “Save Changes” at the bottom.