Faunalytics offers an incredible amount of information and powerful tools to help you help animals. Here’s how to make the most of faunalytics.org.
Watch our short website tutorial below!
Whether you have already registered with faunalytics.org or you’re just considering it, we developed the above video and this user guide to help you navigate the many resources we have available. Still need help? Don’t hesitate to contact us with your questions.
How to Get Started
Getting started on faunalytics.org couldn’t be easier! If you’re not already signed up, our registration form takes about two minutes to complete and gets you access to our exclusive alerts. When you sign up, you can personalize the alerts by topic, keyword, and choose either weekly or monthly summaries.
If you’re already a registered user (or think you might be), go here to log in or to reset your password.
How to Search or Browse Our Content
To browse articles in our library by topic, please visit the following pages:
- All articles in our Library – https://faunalytics.org/library/
- Effective Advocacy – https://faunalytics.org/category/effective-advocacy/
- Animals Used for Food – https://faunalytics.org/category/animals-used-for-food/
- Companion Animals – https://faunalytics.org/category/companion-animals/
- Animals Used in Science – https://faunalytics.org/category/animals-used-in-science/
- Wildlife – https://faunalytics.org/category/wildlife/
- Other Topics – https://faunalytics.org/category/other-topics/
To conduct a simple keyword search of our library, use the search icon found in the upper right corner of every page of the website (or in the left column of article pages). Just enter your terms and click the button. You can also use quotation marks for multi-word terms and Boolean filters like “+” or “-“ to refine your search. On the results page, you have options update your search terms or refine the results further by topic, animal type, or geographic region.
How to Modify Your Preferences
As a registered user of faunalytics.org, you have complete control over your information, preferences, and email alerts. To change your preferences at any time, just go to your account page.
There you can update your personal information, choose which topics and keywords show up in your email alerts, select how often you receive the alerts, and see which articles you’ve saved to your personal library.
Note: Unchecking all of the topic boxes on your account page will effectively “unsubscribe” you from the alerts; the Faunalytics newsletter is a separate checkbox. To completely remove your account from our system, click the “Delete My Account” link at the bottom of your account page.
If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
How to Participate and Submit Content
Faunalytics.org is intended to be a collaborative tool for the entire animal protection movement throughout the world. We encourage animal advocates to help us build our library and get involved in discussions by commenting on articles, blog posts, and other content.
We welcome your submissions of research studies for our library. If possible, please search our library first to make sure the study isn’t already there. If you have something new that we should consider, please use our contact form to send us the details.
We would also very much appreciate you helping us make sure that animal advocates everywhere know about and make use of the free resources available on faunalytics.org. We encourage users to post links on their individual or group websites and on social media. Thank you!
Important Pages and Policies
Faunalytics.org is developed by animal advocates for animal advocates; our website and user policies were developed with that perspective. See below for a list of important policies and user terms.
- Account Settings: https://faunalytics.org/account
- Selection Process: https://faunalytics.org/library-selection-process/
- Tag Definitions: https://faunalytics.org/glossary-of-terms/