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How to access and edit your Site Settings!



In Site Settings, you can edit various global settings for your Thinkific site including:


To Access your Site Settings:

  1. Go to your Admin Dashboard
  2. Select Settings

Site Details

Here you can change the name of your site. This will appear in your site header if you do not have a custom logo uploaded. You can think of your Site name as the title of your site or the name of your school.


To Edit Your Site Name:

  1. Go to your Admin Dashboard
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select Site details
  4. In the Site name field, input in your desired name 
  5. Select Save

Site Emails

Here you can change the Reply to and Support emails associated with your site. 


Thinkific has several automated emails that can be sent to your students including Site Welcome emails, Course welcome emails, etc. These automated emails are sent from noreply@notify.thinkific.com and if a student replies, you can define what email their email reply should go to!


To Edit Your Reply to Email:

  1. Go to your Admin Dashboard
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select Site emails
  4. In the Reply to email field, input in your desired email address 
  5. Select Save


Students can also reach out for support within the Course Player or from within their  Student Dashboard. They can email you for support by selecting the "?" in the side bar of the Course Player:


OR by selecting Support within the dropdown menu of their Student Dashboard:

To Edit Your Support Email:

  1. Go to your Admin Dashboard
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select Site emails
  4. In the Support email field, input in your desired email address 
  5. Select Save

Site URL

When you first create your site, a default URL will be created that will be formatted like name-s-school-####.thinkific.comYou can customize the name-s-school-#### portion to anything you would like! 



To Edit Your Site URL:

  1. Go to your Admin Dashboard
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select Site URL
  4. In the URL field, input in your desired URL
  5. Select Update


After editing your Site URL, you will automatically be logged out of your account and required to login again at the new URL. The previous URL will no longer work. If you have already shared your site URL and want to change it, we recommend setting up a Custom URL.

 

Enable SSL

We recommend enabling SSL to keep your site secure and encrypted. New accounts will automatically have this enabled and you can see details on how this works here: Secure Your Site with SSL


To Enable SSL:

  1. Go to your Admin Dashboard
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select SSL
  4. Flip the switch to the right to Activate SSL


Remove Thinkific Branding

By default, your site will include "Powered by Thinkific" in your Footer as well as the side bar of the Course Player. Selecting this option will remove the Thinkific text. See more details HERE.


To Remove Thinkific Branding:

  1. Go to your Admin Dashboard
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select Remove Thinkific Branding
  4. Check off the box
  5. Select Save

Modify Site Text

This allows you to edit the the default text snippet that shows up on your site and in your banner for Private courses. The Private feature blocks enrollments from your site pages and your default Banner buy button will include the following message instead:


To customize this message:

  1. Go to your Admin Dashboard
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select Modify text: Site Landing page
  4. Select Customize
  5. Input your desired message
  6. Select Save


If you are looking to Modify Site Text in other areas such as the Course Player, check out Modify Site Text for details.

 


More About Accessing Your Site and the Thinkific Interface

Access Your Site and General Navigation

Changing Site Name and URL

Admin Dashboard: A Closer Look

Site Owner and Roles


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