Why use Slideshare It’s really easy There is a tool to incorporate Slideshare content right into the course Saves on storage space for your course Makes it easier for students to view your presentations (when they do not have to download a HUGE Powerpoint presentation) Did I say, It’s easy?
Getting Started with Slideshare Go to www.slideshare.net Go to Sign-up, and create an account (it’s free) Click on UPLOAD to upload a PPT file
Uploading your file Choose whether to upload a public or private presentation (do you want to share it with others, or just a closed group of viewers). Public is FREE, private presentations are part of SlideShare Pro
Uploading your presentation Give your presentation a description and additional data
Add to your course In the Build Content Area, under Mashups, you can choose SlideShare Content