We're writing to thank you for your Southern Illinoisan subscription, and to share some tips and handy links that you can use to take advantage of the exciting new full-access program.
Your subscription has been upgraded to include all Southern Illinoisan digital products. With your full-access subscription, you get everything produced by the area's largest news team, plus even more products and services. All at one price!
So let's get started! Just follow these easy steps to activate your subscription and create a digital account:
* Click here to go to www.thesouthern.com
* Then click the big blue button on the home page labeled: "Activate your digital subscription."
* A new page loads to help us find your subscriber information. Please enter an email address or phone number to verify your subscriber status.
* You'll next see a screen that shows your subscriber details. If it looks correct, click "Activate My Account."
* Next, please fill in the details under "Create My Account." You'll be asked for some of the same details as you saw in your subscriber verification - and these are needed to create a special "full-access" login that grants unlimited access to all online products.
TIP: Be sure to record your new account's password! From now on, you'll be able to use the same login and password for unlimited access to all online products and services.
After you click to submit your information, your account will be created.
Congratulations! Now, please try out the website and let us know what you think. In weeks to come, we'll introduce you to even more digital products - e-Newspaper, mobile phone apps and more - that are included in your new full-access subscription.