The purpose of Supporter Membership is for community members to give back to the site - 100% of subscriptions go to keeping the site active by helping pay the server bill, software costs etc, in return we recognise your contribution by giving you site perks, including:
- Colored (green) Username
- Supporter Badge, displayed on posts and profile
- AD-FREE membership
- Access to the loosely-moderated hidden Supporter Forum
- Unlimited PMs/Conversations
- Bypassing Writing Workshop requirements of 20 posts/14 days registered. (The 2 critique per newly posted item remains in effect for all forum members)
- Blog customization
- Customizable User Title
To upgrade to Supporter Membership, click here.
After you follow the above link, you should see a few options. Each purchase option is for a different length in time or may be auto-renew. Select the length you want to be a supporter and if you'd like to be autobilled, then click purchase.
After you click purchase you should be taken through a PayPal gateway. Once you pay via PayPal, you'll be returned to our website and will be upgraded to a Supporter.