DickMalott.com 2.0 Training Emilia Knizner Josh Pelton
Each course, system, and section is its own “journal” Each “journal” is comprised of a series of “articles” Like a blog You assign categories to your articles, and these categories become links Check it out... Site Layout
Login Click on “Login” (upper right) 1st years- Josh provided you with your username and password. If you ever forget either- you can e-mail Josh or Emilia and get a new one.
Posting Articles Select the section of the site you are responsible for Click on This will load the site editor Several options: WYSIWYG HTML Pictures Hyperlink Video Code Check it out…
Selecting Categories: VERY IMPORTANT!!!
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To Do “The Format” 1.) Upload your picture and and put it in your article using WYSIWYG 2.) Click on “Resize” and make your picture 175px wide, (it should be approximately square-ish) 3.) Click on “Alignment” and make sure the picture is on the left, in-line with the text Check it out…
To Do “The Format” 4.) Click on “Save and Close” 5.) Back in the Editor, click on “Save” 6.) Look at about where the text comes to the bottom of the picture, remember that sentence Check it out…
To Do “The Format” 7.) Switch from WYSIWYG to Raw HTML (upper right drop down menu) 8.) Select all of the code down to the last word of the sentence you made note of, and copy it 9.) Click on “Summary” (just below the screen) and paste the code 10.) Click Save & Close Check it out…
All pictures should be uploaded to the “Pictures” folder Some Additional Notes
But Emilia! What if I want to post a document?
Slideshare.net This website allows you to upload your documents or PowerPoints and then gives you an embed code. This code can then be used to post your document or PowerPoint on DMC Here is what a PowerPoint will look like on DMC
Slideshare.net I’ve created an account that you are free to use. Username: WMUBATS Password: wmubats Let’s Check out Slideshare
Slideshare.net Step 1: Click Upload Step 2: Upload Publicly Step 3: Select the file you would like to upload Step 4: Once slideshare has finished uploading, it will give you an embed code. Copy this
Slideshare.net MAKE SURE YOU COPY THE ENTIRE CODE Step 5: Go to DMC and open the site editor Step 6: Put your title in Step 7: Click in the body area
Slideshare.net Paste the embed code here- then hit save and close.
Slideshare.net Don’t Forget to add a category Add your photo (for the summary) and text for the summary in the body. Switch to RawHTML- Copy everything you need for summary. Paste into the summary
Slideshare.net Delete everything from the summary that you don’t need in the body. Save and close!
Links To Documents(So People Can Download) Open the site editor Enter Your Title Click in the body area Enter what you would like the link to say Click here to download LOR Request Form Highlight that text
Links to Documents Click Link Button Click Upload a File
Link To Documents Click Browse Click Documents Click Upload
DMC Training I know you may feel overwhelmed That’s OK I will send you this ppt. Josh and I will always be available to help.
DMC Training BY 9/26 On your system page- upload a photo of you and your contact information. Update your first years info if needed. Meet with your 2nd year and submit a document to me of the things that you should have on your page.