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Editing Your Profile On iOS

You can edit your profile directly on the Backstage app for iOS. To do so, tap the Profile button on the bottom right corner of your screen.profile_button.png

 

Profile Tab Overview

Welcome to your Profile tab! Here you can view your account settings, copy the URL for your profile, and edit your profile.details_tab_overview.png

 

A. Tapping the gear icon in the top left corner will take you to your Account Settings where you can view and update your subscription, adjust your notification settings, and more.

B. This number indicates your Profile Score, which tracks how many features of your profile have been completed (i.e. Appearance, Skills, Media, Union Status, etc). 

CTapping the chain-link icon to copy the URL to your Talent Profile to your phone's clipboard. 

 

Details Tab

Your Details Tab is the first screen you will be taken to on your profile. This section contains details on your Appearance, Union Membership, Skills, Credits, Representation, Education and Training.

Tapping on the blue Edit button next to a section's heading (i.e. Basic Info, Appearance, etc) will take you to a new screen where you can edit that section's information.

Basic Info

Edit information like your Stage Name, your custom URL for your profile, your professional title, location, and profile visibility. 

Appearance

Edit your Gender identification, Age Range, Hair and Eye color, Body Type, and other attributes of your physical appearance.  

Union Membership

Select acting unions you are a member of, if any.

Links

Add any relevant links such as a personal website, a YouTube channel, press you may have received, etc.

Skills

Add and edit specific skills and talents. Tap "Add Skill" at the bottom of your screen and start typing into the text box that appears. You may choose from the suggested skills or you may create a custom skill that's does not appear as a suggestion by tapping Done. 

Once added, you can indicate your skill level by tapping the circles under your skill, turning them blue. One circle filled in indicates beginner level, two circles indicate intermediate level, and three indicate expert level. 

Credits

Add, edit, and sort your credits.

A. Tap directly on a credit to edit the information.

B. You can edit the order of your credits as they appear under a Production Type heading by holding down the 3-bar icon at the very right of the credit and sliding it up or down. 

C. Tap sort to arrange the order that the Production Types are shown on your profile. You will be taken to a screen where, like sorting credits themselves, you can hold down the 3-bar icon at the very right of the Production Type and slide to rearrange.

D. Tap "Add Credit" to be taken to a screen where you can input information such as the Project Name, Production Type, Role, Year, etc. Tap "Save" in the upper right corner. Once saved, your credit will now appear under the appropriate Production Type heading.

Representation

Add and edit talent agents or managers, if any.

Education and Training

Add or edit acting programs, classes, workshops, and years studied. 

License and Passport

Edit your eligibility to drive and travel. 

 

Media Tab

The Media Tab, as its name implies, stores all your media. This includes Photos, Videos, Audio, and Resumes & Documents. 

Tapping on the blue Edit button within a section will take you to a new screen where you can edit
that sections information.

Photos

Tap the "Add Photo" button. This will take you to all the photos you have in your Media Locker.

To add a new photo, tap "Upload New" in the bottom right of your screen to browse your phone's photos and select which to add. Once you've uploaded the photos you can select the photos to be added to your profile. 

You can rearrange the order of your photos by dragging and dropping them. Your starred photo is your primary headshot, and the thumbnail of your profile photo.

You can also set a new primary headshot by tapping on translucent star icon on the photo.

Videos

Videos must be uploaded to YouTube or Vimeo before being added to your profile. 

Tap the "Add Video" button at the bottom of your screen to see all the videos you have in your Media Locker. To add new videos, tap "Import New" in the bottom right of your screen. Choose "Enter URL", enter the YouTube/Vimeo link of the video you want added, and tap "Add".

Select which videos you want on your profile and tap "Save". Your starred video is your primary video, and the first shown on your profile. 

Audio

Audio must be uploaded to Soundcloud before being added to your profile.

Tap the "Add Audio" button at the bottom of your screen to see all the audio files you have in your Media Locker. To add new audio, tap "Import New" in the bottom right of your screen. Choose "Enter URL", enter the Soundcloud URL of the audio you want added, and tap "Add". 

Your starred audio is your primary audio sample and will be the first shown on your profile. 

Resumes and Documents

Tap the "Add Documents" button at the bottom of your screen to see all the document files you have in your Media Locker.

To add a new document, tap "Upload New" in the bottom right of your screen to browse your phone's documents and select which to add. Once you've uploaded the document, you can select which documents to be added to your profile.

Your starred document is your primary document and the first shown on your profile.

 

 

 

 

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