The What & Why of Blogs A blog (a contraction of the term "web log") is a type of website, usually maintained by an individual with regular entries of commentary Blogs can be about anything, not just your daily life, business, products, brands, interests, research work, surveys etc.
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Digital portfolio Informing students of important events e.g. Assignments, course modules, assessment, attendance, lecture slides/notes. Students can comment for clarification. Uploading documents and images The archive feature of blogging records ongoing learning. For What???
Creating a Blog Go to the URL http://www.blogger.com
The following page will be displayed. Creating a Blog
Posting on a Blog
Click ‘Publish Post’ to finish posting. Posting on a Blog
Posting on a Blog Alignments & Bullets Font Insert Video Insert Hyperlink Insert Picture
Embed Picture in Blog Post
Embed Video in Blog Post
Create PowerPoint Slides using Microsoft PowerPoint Go to URL: http://www.slideshare.net Embed PowerPoint Slides in Blog Post
Log in using your account Go to ‘Upload’ to upload PowerPoint Slide Embed PowerPoint Slides in Blog Post
To upload files, click … Embed PowerPoint Slides in Blog Post
After uploading, go to ‘My Slidespace’ to search for slides Embed PowerPoint Slides in Blog Post
Click at the slide that you want to upload Embed PowerPoint Slides in Blog Post
Click on Blogger Button. Embed PowerPoint Slides in Blog Post
Click Grant Access Embed PowerPoint Slides in Blog Post
Embed PowerPoint Slides in Blog Post Select the Blog on which you want to post And Click Blog This.
Changing Your Blog Address
Changing Layout of a Blog Click on ‘Layout’, ‘Page Elements’ to determine Layout
Changing Layout of a Blog Click on ‘Fonts and Colors’ to change layout
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