Got Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

These are the most common questions at the moment. If your question is not answered, we would like to hear from you.

General

Astral Citizens is a social network website purely focused on the topic of UFO. This platform is used by people seeking the truth behind this mystery. If you are a lover of ufology, a researcher, or you want answers, this social network is meant for you.

Astral Citizens works like any other social network website. Register yourself with your email address or with your social network profile and you’re basically done. This social network website is 100% free and will always remain free. You can support us by upgrading your free account, this is optional of course.

Yes, you must be at least 18 years of age to register with Astral Citizens.

Yes, you can use Astral Citizens anywhere in the world as long as you have an internet connection.

Profile

Account creation is simple. Click on the register button and fill in the required fields and you’re done or use your social network account to create an account.

Once logged in, click on your profile picture or profile name (profile menu) and click profile. There you will immediately see editing options such as your profile picture, cover image, profile info, and account settings.

  • Here’s a little tip: Nobody likes to see an empty profile. Add a great profile photo and cool cover and introduce yourself in the forums called ‘Introduce yourself’.

Use the invite function in the profile menu.

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Click the profile menu with your photo and name. On your profile just above the activity section click the 3 vertical dots and select settings. Little bit below you find 3 horizontal aligned dots. Click on that and there you find the option to delete your account.

Forum

A forum signature consists of text and only accepts BBcodes.

1. Visit any forum (like this one) and scroll down to the “create new topic” section
2. Write your desired text for example: Follow me on YouTube.
3. Highlight the word YouTube
4. Click the LINK button in the editor
5. Paste the link of your YouTube channel (tip add ?sub_confirmation=1 at the end of the link)
6. Copy all the text in the editor
7. Go to your profile
8. Click profile (in the left menu)
9. Click edit (right side)
10. Paste the copied text into the Forum Signature field.

To add a video to your topic you just need to paste the link of the video where you want to show the video and the video will be embedded the moment the post is published.

Here is a list of video services that automatically embeds in your forum and blog posts:

  • Amazon
  • Animoto
  • Cloudup
  • CollegeHumor
  • Crowdsignal
  • Dailymotion
  • Facebook
  • Flickr
  • Hulu
  • Imgur
  • Instagram
  • Issuu
  • Kickstarter
  • Meetup.com
  • Mixcloud
  • Reddit
  • ReverbNation
  • Screencast
  • Scribd
  • Slideshare
  • SmugMug
  • Someecards
  • SoundCloud
  • Speaker Deck
  • Spotify
  • TED
  • Tumblr
  • Twitter
  • VideoPress
  • Vimeo
  • WordPress.tv
  • YouTube

1. Visit the video on Rumble.com you want to share
2. Click the embed button under the Rumble video
3. Copy the link listed in the “Embed IFRAME URL” field
4. Paste the copied link anywhere you want the Rumble video appear

Yes, members can promote their videos and channel all over the website as long as it doesn’t get too spammy. Our goal is to connect the dots. If we prohibit this (unlike other communities) then we are acting contradictory.

Tips

1. Complete your profile
2. Add a forum signature with a link to your channel
3. Create great forum topics
4. Write awesome blogs including your content
5. Create a group!

In order to add an emoji you right click anywhere in the editor and you see a menu to pick an emoji supported by your browser.

Star Dollars, Rewards & Ranks

Your Astral Citizens activities will be credited in S$. Astral Citizens allows you to earn a limitless amount of astral currency called the ‘Star Dollar’ or S$. In addition to Star Dollars, you also earn points. The rewards are divided among achievements. You grow in time. Everyone starts as rank ‘Astral Private’ but move up in rank the more points and achievements you gain.

Karma

1 Karma Award

  • 1 Point for get a like anywhere 1 time

1 Karma Deduct

  • -1 Point for get an unlike anywhere 1 time
Star Dollar

Star Dollars

19 Star Dollar Awards

  • 1 Star Dollar for log in to website 1 time
  • 100 Star Dollars for register to website
  • 10 Star Dollars for change profile avatar 1 time
  • 10 Star Dollars for change cover image 1 time
  • 19 Star Dollars for update profile information 1 time
  • 50 Star Dollars for create a new topic 1 time (limited to 1 per hour)
  • 1 Star Dollar for reply to a topic 1 time
  • 1 Star Dollar for get a reply in a topic 1 time
  • 1 Star Dollar for favorite a topic 1 time
  • 25 Star Dollars for get a friendship request accepted 1 time
  • 20 Star Dollars for watch any video 1 time
  • 50 Star Dollars for upload any multimedia content 1 time
  • 10 Star Dollars for watch other user’s video 1 time
  • 10 Star Dollars for listen other user’s audio 1 time
  • 25 Star Dollars for accept a friendship request 1 time
  • 1 Star Dollar for send an invitation 1 time
  • 100 Star Dollars for get an invitation accepted 1 time
  • 50 Star Dollars for accept an invitation 1 time
  • 150 Star Dollars for publish a new post 1 time (limited to 1 per day)

1 Star Dollar Deduct

  • -10 Star Dollars for delete a post 1 time

Please note: Only Astral Generals (AGen) can convert Astral Dollars to Earthly Dollars.

First login

Star Dollar 100 Star Dollars

Log in on astralcitizens.com to get this badge!

1 Required Step

  • Log in to website 1 time

Writer

Star Dollar 150 Star Dollars

Create 10 forum topics and 10 replies to unlock this badge and earn S$150.

2 Required Steps

  • Create a new topic 10 times
  • Reply to a topic 10 times

Ranks

Private Specialist 1 (Spc1)

Private Specialist 1 (Pspc1)

Default rank at Astral Citizens.

Private Specialist 2 (Spc2)

Private Specialist 2 (Pspc2)

A specialist’s responsibility is to ensure that the privates they are responsible for are knowledgeable about their duties and obligations. The term “specialist” comes from the requirement that they have specialized knowledge of the duties carried out by the Astral members they are in charge of.

12 Requirements

Private Specialist 3 (Pspc3)

Private Specialist 3 (Pspc3)

A specialist’s responsibility is to ensure that the privates they are responsible for are knowledgeable about their duties and obligations. The term “specialist” comes from the requirement that they have specialized knowledge of the duties carried out by the Astral members they are in charge of. This is the 2nd highest Private Specialist rank.

7 Requirements

  • Log in to website 100 times
  • Comment on a post 100 times
  • Create a new topic 100 times
  • Reply to a topic 100 times
  • Favorite a topic 50 times
  • Send an invitation 50 times
  • Get a friendship request accepted 10 times
Private Specialist 4 (Pspc4)

Private Specialist 4 (Pspc4)

A specialist’s responsibility is to ensure that the privates they are responsible for are knowledgeable about their duties and obligations. The term “specialist” comes from the requirement that they have specialized knowledge of the duties carried out by the Astral members they are in charge of. This is the highest Private Specialist ranking.

3 Requirements

  • Create a new topic 200 times
  • Reply to a topic 200 times
  • Comment on a post 10 times
Astral Sergeant (Asgt)

Astral Sergeant (ASgt)

The first level of the non-Pspc ranks is Astral Sergeant (ASgt). The Astral Sergeant is a craftsman with specific Pspc supervising responsibilities. ASgt. must also seek to improve their supervisory skills on a regular basis. Astral Sergeant (ASgt) eligible to apply as Forum Moderator.

3 Requirements

  • Daily visit the website 250 times
  • Favorite an activity post 250 times
  • Publish an activity post 250 times
Technical Astral Sergeant (Tasgt)

Technical Astral Sergeant (Tasgt)

The Technical Astral Sergeant (TAsgt) is the Non-Private ranks’ second level. In addition to providing supervision, Technical Astral Sergeants are qualified to execute highly difficult technical activities. They’re also in charge of the growth of Astral Citizens who are under their supervision.

The TAsgt’s job is to make sure that all enlisted personnel have the tools, training, and support they need to perform at their best and achieve ultimate mission effectiveness.

  • Technical Astral Sergeant (Tasgt) is eligible to apply as moderator for Astral Citizen’s YouTube channel and Discord server.

4 Requirements

  • Publish an activity post in a group 200 times
  • Invite someone to join a group 20 times
  • Send an invitation 20 times
  • Accept an invitation 20 times
Master Astral Sergeant (Masgt)

Master Astral Sergeant (Masgt)

The Master Astral Sergeant (Masgt) is an artisan who also holds higher-ranking leadership responsibilities. This position involves substantially more responsibility and necessitates a broad technical and managerial outlook.

1 Requirement

  • Earn 100 Karma

Senior Master Astral Sergeant (SMASgt)

In preparation for advancement to the rank of chief master sergeant, senior master sergeants often take on superintendent tasks, directing enlisted members’ attempts to complete a key section of a unit’s objective. Noncommissioned and junior commissioned officers are expected to look up to them as mentors.

6 Requirements

  1. Create a new topic 5 times
  2. Get a reply in a topic 5 times
  3. Reply to a topic 5 times
  4. Favorite a topic 5 times
  5. Like anything 5 times
  6. Get a like on a topic 5 times
Chief Master Astral Sergeant (CMASgt)

Chief Master Astral Sergeant (CMASgt)

All Chief Master Astral Sergeants are intended to mentor junior enlisted members and serve as advice to unit commanders and senior officers.

Chief Master Sergeant of the Astral (CMSA)

The Chief Master Sergeant of the Astral (CMSA) is the chief of Astral operations’ senior enlisted advisor. The Chief Master Sergeant of the Astral (CMSA) advises both the chief of operations and the enlisted members of the Astral Citizens on their welfare, readiness, morale, correct utilization, and progress.

2 Requirements

  • Log in to website 100 times
  • Reach a balance greater than 500 Karma
Second Astral Lieutenant (2d ALt)

Second Astral Lieutenant (2d ALt)

The lowest Commissioned Officer rank is Second Astral Lieutenant (2d ALt)…. As a commander or assistant commander, Second Astral Lieutenants are in charge of supervising Astral Citizens, or they may operate in an administrative capacity.

8 Requirements

  • Log in to website 100 times
  • Earn 100 Karma
  • Send a friendship request 10 times
  • Get a friendship request accepted 10 times
  • Publish an activity post 100 times
  • Get a favorite on an activity post 100 times
  • Create a group 1 time
  • Publish an activity post in a group 100 times
First Astral Lieutenant (1st ALt)

First Astral Lieutenant (1st ALt)

First Astral Lieutenants have similar obligations to Second Astral Lieutenants, but they are given additional authority. After 24 months, a first Astral lieutenant is usually eligible for promotion to captain.

3 Requirements

Astral Captain (ACapt)

Astral Captain (ACapt)

Astral Captains are in charge of commanding the unit to which they have been assigned. They are in charge of the individuals that work for them.

5 Requirements

Astral Major (AMaj)

The lowest Field Officer rank is Astral Major (AMaj). It is immediately below Lieutenant Astral Colonel and just above Astral Captain. It is the lowest level of Field Officer. An Astral Major’s duties include serving as the brigade’s principal staff officer and the task force’s Executive Officer.

Lieutenant Astral Colonel (Lt ACol)

A Lieutenant Astral Colonel’s responsibilities include leading a squadron in the mission support group, maintaining the group, or overseeing activities in the group.

3 Requirements

  • Publish an activity post in a group 100 times
  • Invite someone to join a group 100 times
  • Promote another member to moderator/administrator of a group 25 times

Astral Colonel (ACol)

An Astral Colonel often has a wide range of tasks and functions. This means that one Astral Colonel can be in charge of supervision while another is in charge of the website. All colonels are required to be capable leaders who are also knowledgeable about their respective speciality.

6 Requirements

  1. Publish a new post 5 times
  2. Create a topic on Announcements forum 1 time
  3. Remove a friendship 1 time
  4. Send/Reply to a private message to that person 1 time
  5. Send a friendship request to that same person 1 time
  6. Get a friendship request accepted 1 time by this same person

Brigadier Astral General (Brig AGen)

A Brigadier Astral General is usually in charge of a large wing or is the deputy commander. One-star officers from all services are also eligible to serve as high-level staff officers.

1 Requirement

  • Log in to website 1000 times

Major Astral General (Maj AGen)

Major Astral Generals (Maj AGen) are division commanders. They conduct all-around site engagements and significant tactical operations.

5 Requirements

  • Send an invitation 50 times
  • Get an invitation accepted 50 times
  • Upload a video 50 times
  • Publish an activity post in a group 50 times
  • Get a like anywhere 50 times

Lieutenant Astral General (Lt AGen)

Lieutenant Astral General (Lt AGen) serve as leaders of higher commands, such as the moderating commands, or as officers at higher levels. A lieutenant general is higher than a major general but lower than a general.

7 Requirements

  • Log in to website 1000 times
  • Comment on a post 1000 times
  • Publish a new post 50 times
  • Reach a balance greater than 1000 Star Dollars
  • Reach a balance greater than 1000 Karma
  • Like anything 1000 times
  • Watch any video 1000 times

Astral General (AGen)

The Astral General is above all levels and is below General of the Astral. Astral General is the title and rank of a senior officer who commands units greater than a regiment or its equivalent, or units that include more than one branch of the military. An Astral General, on the other hand, is frequently an officer who does not command Astral Troops but instead plans the site’s operations. Only the Astral General (AGen) can exchange Star Dollars into Earthly Dollars.

9 Requirements

  • Log in to website 3000 times
  • Comment on a post 3000 times
  • Get a comment on a post 100 times
  • Publish a new post 150 times
  • Publish a new post 150 times
  • Earn 3000 Karma
  • Create a new topic 3000 times
  • Reply to a topic 3000 times
  • Get a new favorite on a topic 3000 times

General of the Astral

The highest position is General of the Astral. All of the units are under the authority of the General of the Astral. This ranking cannot be earned.