How To Create a Profile & Add Events to Dashboard

Creating Your Profile

Step One

Once you are on our home page, click the top right text that says “Sign In.” If you have not yet created a profile, you will want to click “Sign Up” on the bottom lefthand corner of the pop up box.

This will then bring up another form for you to enter a username of your choosing and your email. Once you have completed filling out the fields, click the “Register” button. An email with your temporary password will be sent to you and you will be redirected to the original “Sign In” form on

Step Two

After entering your username and temporary password, you will be logged in to your profile. Click your name in the top right corner of the home page to be redirected to your Profile Dashboard.

Here, you will want to add your first name, last name, your country, and any other information you would like. Scrolling down to the bottom of the page, update your password to something you will remember. Then, click “Update Profile.” Refresh your page by clicking “My Profile” in the top lefthand corner.

About Your Dashboard

Your Profile Dashboard on Black Hills Wire is a hub of information for you to list and bookmark as someone in the military community, Black Hills area, or as an organization/business.

On the left side of your dashboard, you will see the following tabs:


“Saved” is a space to save the business discounts you want to use and easily access. Simply click the bookmark in the business listing to add it to your profile.


“Events” is the tab you will look at to view the events you are hosting/adding to Black Hills Wire’s Things To Do.

Events Attending

This space allows you to create a calendar of the events you have found interest in attending on the Black Hills Wire website.


Your inbox will host messages to you from other users and/or the website administrator as needed.

Adding Events to Black Hills Wire

Step One

In your Profile Dashboard, click “Events” in the lefthand column. Here, you will find a blank page with a button that says “Add New.” Click there to get started.

Step Two

Fill out the basic event information, including name, date, time, as well as hosting organization and contact information. In the event description, add details for attendees. You are also able to upload an image to best represent your event.

Step Three

Submit your event by clicking “Save.” This will submit your event for website administrator’s approval. Please note: all events posted are up to the discretion of our admin. Allow 3-5 business days for your listing to appear under Things to Do.


For questions regarding your profile or adding events, please reach out to us here.