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Here are some popular questions and answers to things that you might want to do on Jabble. If you need more help you can always message Jabble or email the Jabble Team.

Remember: you can turn the help bubbles on and off, by clicking the light bulb on your alerts tab.




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How do I join Jabble?

Joining Jabble is free! All you need is a nickname, to create an avatar and your parent's permission. Once your parent has authorised your Jabble account and you've agreed to the Jabble Rules, then you'll be up and running!

If you haven't joined Jabble yet, click here to get started!


How do I make friends?

Go to your Friends page and click on the Make Friends tab. Type in the nickname of a friend you already know and then click 'add'. Once your friend has accepted your friend request, then they'll appear in My Friends where you can message, chat or check each other's Profiles.

Remember: Only make friends with people you know in real life. Click here to see the Jabble Rules.


How do I send messages?

Go to your Friends page and click the message icon next to your friend's name. A new message window will appear where you can write your message and even choose a custom background! Once you've written your message, click the 'send' button and your message will be sent to your friend.

Remember: Always be kind to other Jabblers and never give out personal information such as your address or phone number. Click here to see the Jabble Rules.


How do I chat with friends?

Go to your Friends page and if your friend is online, their chat icon will be a green tick. Click this icon and the chat window will appear. Type your message, click the 'send' button, and you're chatting!

If your friend is not online, then their chat icon will be a red cross. You can still chat with them, but they may not reply until they next log in.

Remember: Always be kind to other Jabblers and never give out personal information such as your address or phone number. Click here to see the Jabble Rules.


How do I change my avatar?

Changing your avatar is simple! Just look for the pencil. There is one on the alerts tab and another in your Profile. Simply click the pencil and this will let you edit your avatar. You can choose from hairstyles, extras and even face-paints! Look out for themed avatar extras such as Christmas and Hallowe'en!

Click here to change your avatar now!


How do I update my profile or change my feeling?

Your Profile is a place where you can add your likes and dislikes and write a short bio. Simply go to your Profile, write in the boxes provided and click 'update' to save any changes.

You can also tell your friends how you are feeling from within the Log. You can either click on the feeling you like, write how you are feeling or do both. Just make the changes and click 'update'.

Remember: Anything that you write on Jabble is public, which means that all your friends can see it. Click here to see the Jabble Rules.


Unlock my account?

If you enter your password incorrectly too many times, you account will become locked. You will have to ask your parent to unlock your account from the Parent Pages.

If you have forgotten your password, you can either click the 'have you forgotten your password' link on the login page or ask your parent, who can view and edit your password from the Parents Pages.

Remember: Never give out your password to anybody. Click here to see the Jabble Rules.



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You can collect and share rewards on Jabble?

You can collect rewards on Jabble for completing certain tasks like sending your first message or logging out safely. Jabble also likes to put on treasure hunts where you can find rewards hidden around the site! Any rewards that you find can be shared with your friends. To share rewards, click on the 'share' button next to the reward and choose the friend that you would like to share it with. Who knows, your friend might even share a reward back!

You can view your rewards by going to your Profile and clicking on the My Rewards tab.


You can send ecards on Jabble?

As well as sending your friends messages on Jabble, you can also send them ecards. There are lots of ecards to choose from and some that you can even make yourself! To send an ecard, simply go to your Friends page and click the ecard icon next to your friend's name.


You can write sticky-notes to your friends?

When a friend updates their feeling you can write them a sticky-note. It's a nice way to keep in touch, and if they're feeling sad you can cheer them up! To add a sticky-note, simply click on the sticky-note link under the log entry.


You can play games with friends on Jabble?

You can play turn-based games against your friends on Jabble. Any game that says 'with friends' allows you to choose a friend to play a game against. You'll know when your friend has taken their turn as we'll tell you in your Log!


You can message Jabble?

Jabble is friends with all Jabblers, which means you can send him messages too! You can ask him questions, give him suggestions or just say 'hello'! Simply click on the message icon next to Jabble's avatar on your Friends page. You can send him ecards too!

Keep an eye out for Jabble's Friday Message every Friday too!



still need help...?

If you need more help you can always message Jabble or email the Jabble Team.