• Who we are?
    • The Afterlifestory team is a group of people that believe that each individual has a magnificant story of his/her life to tell.
      We have developed a social network that enables you to share online stories of your beloved ones for generations to come.
  • What do we offer you (partial list)?
    • Friendly tools for writing a story about your beloved.
    • Adding pictures.
    • Publishing of a story online for eternity on the Afterlifestory Home Page.
    • Planting of a tree in memory of your beloved.
    • Sharing the story with others, through the use of user friendly tools.
    • Subscribing to the story date e.g. person’s birth date, date of demise (will soon be available).
    • Contribution by others to your published story.
  • How much does it cost to sign up to our website?
    • It is absolutely free. You can sign up for this site through the Home page. The Sign In link is located on the right, above the individuals’ pictures.
      Select the Sign In link, and then select the New User? Click here to sign up link.
  • How much does it cost to write a story?
    • There is no cost to compile a story. After you have Signed In, click the Create a new story Add a passage icon. The new story dialog box is displayed. Complete the story. Your story will be displayed on the website's Home Page for a free trial period. During this period you will be able to use all story related features, such as sharing your story with others, receiving memories and pictures from other users, etc.
  • After the trial period, will my story be deleted from the Afterlifestory website?
    • No, but your story will not be displayed to the public. You will not be able to use story related features such as sharing, receiving information from visitors, etc. However, you will receive a reminder that your trial period is about to expire, and you will be offered the opportunity to permanently display your story, for a small payment. This will also enable others to contribute to your story.
  • How much does it cost to publish written story for eternity on our website?
    • The current price is $10 to publish your story for eternity. This price may be subject to change.
  • How do I pay for your services?
    • Your payment is facilitated through PayPal. Rest assured that no personal information of your payment will be saved on this site, e.g. credit card number.
  • Is it possible to add pictures to the story?
    • Yes! When you have finished compiling a short biography, click the Add a passage button; the Add a passage dialog box is displayed, enabling you to add a text passage and include pictures in your story. When you choose to add a passage, you also give visitors to your story the opportunity of adding their own contributions, in text and/or pictures.
  • What is the volume limitation for my story?
    • Each story has a volume limitation of 15mb. This volume includes all content added to your story. According to feedback by our customers, this volume is sufficient when using an average size of 500k for included pictures.
  • Is it possible to write a story other than English?
    • Yes! We support almost every language.
  • Is it possible to share my story with others?
    • Yes! You must be registered on Afterlifestory. See above ‘How do I sign up for this site?’.
      On the Home Page, select the story you want to share with others.
      Click the Share story Share story icon, located on the top left of the screen; the Share story dialog box appears. Enter your login details, recipients’ email, and optional comment.
  • Is it possible to contribute to a story that I have not composed?
    • Yes! A contributor must be registered on Afterlifestory. See above ‘How do I sign up for this site?’
      From the Home Page, select a story to which you want to contribute. You can contribute a passage to the Short biography, but not graphics or pictures. However, you can contribute memories, graphics and pictures to any additional passages that appear in the story.
      Click the Contribute your pictures Contribute your pictures icon, and/or Contribute your memories Contribute your pictures icon. Enter your login details; the Contribute dialog box appears. Enter relevant details.
  • How do I delete a story?
    • After you have Signed In, and your stories are displayed, double-click on the relevant picture; the story details dialog box is displayed. Click the Delete story Delete story icon.
  • What determines the order of the stories displayed on the Home Page?
    • Stories are displayed according to the number of visits for each story. The first story is the one with the highest number of visits; the next story has the second highest number of visitors, and so on.
  • Is it possible to view only my stories?
    • Yes! Sign In from the Home Page, and only the stories that you have created will be displayed.
  • How can I alter the details of a story I have created?
    • After you have Signed In and your stories are displayed, double-click on the relevant picture; the story details dialog box is displayed. Click Next in order to display the body text of the story’s passages to be altered.
  • What determines the order of the stories displayed on the Home Page?
    • Stories are displayed according to the number of visits for each story. The first story is the one with the highest number of visits; the next story has the second highest number of visitors, and so on.
  • Is it possible to plant a tree in memory of my beloved trough your website?
      Yes! We proud to offer this special, environment-friendly service You can request to plant a tree in memory of your beloved, from one of three locations on our website:

    • From the Home Page, double-click the forest picture, and Sign In; the Plant a tree dialog box is displayed.
    • Sign In directly from the Home Page, click the Plant a tree Plant a tree icon; the Plant a tree dialog box is displayed.
    • When you have finished compiling a story, click the Plant a tree Plant a tree icon; the Plant a tree dialog box is displayed.
  • What are possible locations for planting a tree?
      Currently available locations:

    • Holy Land – Hills of Jerusalem, Tavor Mountain, and Negev desert.
    • USA.


    • We are working on expanding this offer.
  • When I have opted for planting a tree, will I be informed of its exact location?
    • No. The area that you have chosen, e.g. Hills of Jerusalem, will be validated. Your tree will be taken care of by a qualified forester and you will receive a certificate of planting from a legal forest plant supplier, giving the details of your plant.
  • What is the cost of planting a tree?
      The current price is 72$.
      This includes:

    • Planting a tree.
    • Maintenance of tree by a qualified forester.
    • Receiving a certificate of planting with your filled details, form a legal plant supplier.
  • How do I change my personal details (username, password, email)?
    • After you have Signed In, the Change your details link is located above the pictures, in the right hand corner of the screen.
  • How will I know what donations are made from the money I pay?
    • On the Donations page we display the list with a few of the donations made by us to charity institutions. We encourage you to write us your recommendations for organizations to which we can donate.
 

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