Account Settings

The new intent.com is currently only open to existing users. Please be patient, it will open to new users soon.

At the bottom of your page, next to Welcome to intent there is a sign in button that will lead you to our login page or you can click here SIGN IN.

When you are logged in, click on the Your Profile link on the bottom toolbar. You can also access your profile page from the homepage, by clicking the link in the orange box.

When you are logged in, go to your profile page. Go to Edit Your Profile (the hyperlink right underneath your profile photo) and click on Account. Change your e-mail address and click update.

When you are logged in, go to your profile page. Go to Edit Your Profile (the hyperlink right underneath your profile photo) and click on Account. Change your e-mail notifications settings and click update.

This feature is not yet available. As of now, the username you selected earlier is permanent.

This feature is not yet available. Sorry for any inconvenience.

We are sorry to see you go. You currently cannot delete your account from your end but send us an email on support@intent.com and we will delete it for you.

Profile Settings

When you are logged in, go to your profile page. Go to Edit Your Profile and click on Profile. Make the changes you desire and click update.

Unfortunately we were not able to transfer your existing photo. But since we would like you to start fresh on the new site, please upload a brand new one.

When you are logged in, go to your profile page. Go to Edit Your Profile and click on Profile.

To change your profile photo, click on Choose File and locate the image on your computer that you wish to upload. Once it is selected click Update on the bottom of the page.

To remove your profile photo, select the Clear option and click Update on the bottom of the page. This will remove your photo.

If you uploaded a non-square profile photo, it is likely that the image will look slightly off. The way to fix this is by selecting a square photo of dimensions 160x160 or greater.

If you upload a portrait or landscape image, it is going to look squashed vertically or horizontally.

If you want your intents to be automatically posted on your Facebook or Twitter page, go to your profile page and click edit your profile (make sure you are logged in). Once there, go to Sharing and click on the links to connect your Facebook and Twitter accounts. The next time you create an intent, make sure you check the box that says Share your intent and your intents will be posted on your Facebook and Twitter pages.

You can even share an intent after it has been set by simply going to the intent page and clicking the share button.

Using Intent

To create an intent, first make sure you have joined intent.com and signed in. Then, click on the Create an intent button at the bottom of any page or on your profile. You can also adopt another member's intent as your own (in the old site this was called “re-intent”). Enter the text of your intent in the form. Be as concise and clear as possible. This will help you and potential supporters keep what you really mean in mind.

Intents from the old website have transferred to the new one, so you do not need to worry about losing them. We do however encourage you to edit your old intent and update the category, share extra information about it and add photos/videos.

If you want to change an intent after it has been set, just go to the intent and click Edit intent.

Want to tell us more about your intent? Go to Edit intent and answer the questions: why is this important how others can help and what is your inspiration.

There is no limit to the number of intents you can support. By supporting an intent, you help an individual or an organization continue to focus on making that positive change in themselves or in the world. Go to the intent and click on Add your support. You can also go to the feed and click the support link underneath the intent. You will be added to the list of supporters. Once you have supported an Intent, share it on Twitter or Facebook to gain even more support.

Go to Edit intent and select a category from the drop down menu. Click save changes and the category will be added/updated. The categories help people who are interested in creating positive change in find others who are interested in the same areas, such as Health or Parenting.

Reaffirm your intent every day. Remind yourself of the importance of your intentions as you make progress towards fulfillment. You can reaffirm your by going to the intent page and clicking the Reaffirm intent button.

Congratulations! Once you fulfill an intent, please share with our community. You can fulfill your intent by going to the intent page and clicking the Fulfill intent button. Be proud. Fulfilling an intent is a wonderful event.

Go to the intent and click on the Adopt button. That opens up a window with the intent you want to adopt. You can edit it, change the category, add photos and videos and add why it is important to you. You can also adopt by going to the feed and clicking the adopt link underneath the intent.

Go to Edit intent and scroll below until you see Upload Image. Choose the file you wish to add to your intent and click Upload. Once uploaded a thumbnail of the image will appear below with an x on the top left side. You can upload multiple images at the same time, just keep selecting the file and clicking upload until all the images are uploaded. Save changes after that and the images will appear on your intent.

If you wish to delete the image go back to Edit intent, scroll down and just click on the x next to the image you wish to delete. Save changes and the images will be removed from your intent.

Go to Edit intent and scroll down. Paste the video url (for example http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ou2T0ITHCSI) and click Upload. Once uploaded a thumbnail of the video will appear below with an x on the top left side. You can upload multiple videos at the same time, just keep pasting the URL and clicking upload until all the videos are uploaded. Save changes after that and the videos will appear on your intent.

If you wish to delete the video go back to Edit intent, scroll down and just click on the x next to the video you wish to delete. Save changes and the videos will be removed from your intent.

Go to your profile page and scroll down until you see your activity. Click on Current intents tab to view them.

Go to your profile page and scroll down until you see your activity. Click on the Supported tab to view all the intents you have supported.

Looking for similar intents? Go to the homepage and click on the category of your desire. If you are looking for something specific, click on the search button on the bottom toolbar and enter any keywords you wish to search for.

Unfortunately we were not able to transfer your existing network, so you will have to re-follow the people you are interested in. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Like a fellow members intents? Go to their profile or click on one of their intents and click the Follow link.

Looking for a user? Unfortunately our search feature is still under construction and cannot help you find users just yet