Here are some helpful tips for getting acquainted with Firedoglake and myFDL. We’re continually updating this page, so be sure to check back. If you have any questions, please contact us at

Where to do Research
Find a list of reliable sources for unbiased press or research to support your post.

How to Tag a Post
Learn how to tag a post for more exposure on FDL and search engines.

Tagging and creating a MyFDL Account
Tips on how to post a comment on FDL and carry on the conversation.

Tips for good headlines
How to create a good headline for your post to gain more exposure on FDL.

How to get on the front page
Learn how to get your post recommended and eventually appear on the front page.