Yes, due to the time it takes us to help you setup your website it is necessary to have some type of payment option for a master account. For information on how to subscribe and payment options, please see below "Payment Questions"
No, this is a month to month subscription that be cancelled at any time. If you ever want to stop, cancel your Paypal Subscription with in the control panel, and send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
To purchase your own .com domain name, Purchase a domain regularly through a trusted registrar such as Godaddy.com, or my personal favorite Namecheap.com. It should not cost more than $12/year. After being purchased there are additional instructions on how to point the domain to our nameservers.
Point Nameservers to NS1.UTOPICSTUDIOS.COM and NS2.UTOPICSTUDIOS.com . Here is an in depth visual explanation on how to Point Nameservers using a Godaddy account.
Yes, Utopic Studios acts as a "Content Management System" in which you can add Artwork, Contact and Blog information to your .com website through Logging into Utopic Studios control panel.
Yes, When you buy a domain, we will provide you with instruction on how to point it to our servers so that you remaind the owner of your domain. Although only 1 domain name can be the parent for your website, many domains can redirect to your main website.
If a user goes with the free option, which lasts indefinitely, they can upgrade at any time for $8/month.
The standard $8/month payment plan ($96/year) is the only automatic payment option that UtopicStudios has available, but if you would like to pay for an entite year upfront, you can send $80 by Paypal, to Utopicstudios@gmail.com and we will upgrade your account manually.
To upgrade to our Master account is $8/month. We use a Paypal subscription as a form of payment. Once subscribed your Paypal account will be billed $8/month automatically. Paypal can also accept credit cards if you do not have a paypal account
Yes, we can accept Check by mail for 12 months of subscription. Total amount would be $80.00, please email UtopicStudios@gmail.com before taking this route.
Login, click on the "Template" tab to the left. Select the desired template you would like to use and hit "Submit". Switching from one template to another will automatically transfer all of your images, content and comments.
How can I change the name of one of my tabs?To change name of one of your tabs: Login to your account. On the left menu, click on "Gallery Tab". Here you will see the different tabs of your website. Click on the tab you would like to change. Each tab has 4 inputs: Tab Category, Tab Name, Tab Picture, and Tab Description. Type in new Tab Name in the appropriate field and hit [Update].
Yes, we have a special place for a custom logo to appear in the banner of your website. This can be found in the "Banners and Colors" tab, than look for the "Banner Image" upload area.
Blog feature is still available to all artists. The blog tab is actually more of a custom page, in which a user can add images, a video , and even HTML if you wanted.
UtopicStudios has helped thousands of artists for free. There is a smaller group of talented artists that choose to help the utopic cause by signing up for the $8/month to receive the added benefits of the master account.