Here is a list of topics that may help you navigate this website.
The Menu resides in the navigation bar and consists of icon and text menu items. A menu item with a drop down arrow next to it reveals a vertical submenu when clicked or touched. If a submenu item a has a right arrow next to it a third level vertical submenu is revealed. Clicking or touching a menu item without an arrow will navigate to a new page with the action described by the menu item. There are currently four different menus; the logged out menu, the Florist menu, the Farm menu and the Admin menu. When you are logged in the menu for your role is displayed.
Immediately below the Navigation Bar is the Title Bar. It defines the page contents and briefly explains the purpose of the page in a bold script font. On some pages additional page information appears below the bold script font in a regular bold font. In the lower right of the title bar is a circle with a question mark that is a link to the help topics page.
The icon at the top of every page near the flower icon on desktops or the hamburger menu on mobile devices always scrolls to the Top of Page. This is useful on pages with a lot of content, especially on mobile phones to bring option selectors and control buttons back into view.
To the right of the top of page icon on the Menu, when you are not logged in, are the Login Register links. If you have an account click or touch Login to access your account. To create a new account click or touch Register. See the Register topic for details of what is required to create an account.
The first menu item on every page is the Home Icon . Clicking or touching this icon navigates to the home page.
When you are not logged in, the Home page has two links above a carousel of pictures. The first link is to a contact page asking for more information about connecting a Florist Business to MyFlowerBucket. The second link is to a contact page asking for more information about a Flower Farm joining or starting a farm group to provide a direct link to Florists in the Farms area.
The right most menu item is always the Info Icon . It is a dropdown menu item as indicated by the down arrow next to it. Clicking or touching it reveals a vertical menu with the Contact, Help, About the Farms, and Terms of Service menu items. See help topics for these menu items for more information.
The Login page is reached by clicking the Login link in the Navigation Bar at the top of the page. The page is also displayed if you refresh a page that is only available when logged in and your session has timed out. To log in enter the Email address and Password you used when you registered the click or touch the Log in button. Click or touch the Cancel button to return to the previous page. Click or touch the Register as a new user button go to the Register page where you can start the new account registration process. Click or touch the Forgot you password button go to the ForgotPassword page where you can start the new password process.
The Register Confirmation page appears after successfully completing the Register page and the system has sent an email to the newly registered email. The new user must click or touch to link in the email to proceed with the account registration process.
The Help page is this page. It is accessed by the icon on the Title Bar of each page or the Help menu item on the Info drop down menu. Use the selection drop down on this page to select a topic. The page will scroll to that topic. The selection dropdown and the return icon will follow down the page to the selected topic. You can also manually scroll to a topic. If you access the Help page via the icon from another page's Title Bar and that page has a topic, the Help page will automatically scroll to that topic. Clicking or touching the return icon will navigate back to the page that invoked help.
The Contact page is used to send an email to the administrator. This page is accessed from the info icon on the menu. There are also direct links to specific subjects on some pages. If you are logged in the Your name, Your email and Your zip code fields are filled in automatically. If you access the contact page through a direct link from another page the Subject and a partial Message will be filled in automatically. The CAPTCHA field at the bottom is required to discouraged email from spam bots. When the form is completed click or touch the Send Message button to send the email. When the email is successfully sent the Contact Message Sent page will be displayed to confirm sending. All fields are required to be filled.
Each Farm may have an About page. Whether a Farm has an about page and its contents is under the control of an individual Farm Business. However the contents can be reviewed and altered by the Admin. An about page has a picture with a caption and one or more paragraphs with a paragraph title and associated text. A Farm about page may have information about the farmer(s), their processes and their products and anything else the Farm thinks may be of interest.