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  • Creating a Google Site
    July 28, 2011
  • Quick Facts
    Single-click page creation
    No HTML required; Creating a Google Site is as easy as editing a document, which means there's no markup language for you to learn -- just get started.
    Make it your own; customization options let you give your Google Site your own look and feel
    Get started with templates
    By the way…It’s FREE!
  • More Info
    • Add file attachments and information from other Google applications (like Google Docs, Google Calendar, YouTube, etc).
    • Control who has access, whether it's just yourself, your office, or your whole organization.
    • Publish sites to the world
  • Initial Setup
    In order to create a site through Google, users must create a Google Account. It’s FREE and very easy to setup.
    • Go to
    • Click Sign In
    • Click Create an Account Now
    Note: If you use Gmail, Google Docs, etc you already have a Google Account
  • Getting Started
    Visit to begin
  • Locating the Google Sites Page
    While signed in to Google, click the more link at the top toolbar of the main Google page and scroll down to Sites.
    Click on the Create new site button.
  • The First Steps
    This will allow the user to enter the following:
    Site Theme
    Name of the Site
    Site Description
    Site Accessibility
    Enter in the security code and just like that, the new site has been created! After the site has been created, the user should now be at their new site “Home” page.
  • Create
    Choose a template…
    Name your site
    Enter the “code”
    Click to ‘Create Site’
  • Add & Edit Pages
    Click to add pages, name pages, and choose a template.
  • Page Templates
    • Web pageSimplest kind of page; write content, embed gadgets, and arrange it how you like.
    • AnnouncementsLike a blog; displays posts in chronological order
    • File cabinetStore and organize files. Anyone subscribed to the page will be notified when files are added, changed, or removed.
    • List pageOrganize lists of information. Viewers can sort the list by any column.
  • Adding a page
    Choose a template…
    Name the page
    Choose a location
    Click ‘Create Page’ to finish and begin editing…
  • Edit a page
    Click to customize your page layout and format content and text.
    The edit toolbar will appear at the top of the page. Be sure to save any changes you make.
    Use these options to format text on your page.
  • Edit a page
    Click ‘Format’ to change text headings and format.
    Click ‘Table’ to add and edit a table.
    Click ‘Insert’ to add images, Google objects, videos or gadgets to your page.
    Click ‘Layout’ to change the page layout.
  • More Actions
    Includes subscribing to site and page changes, printing a page, saving a page as a template.
    Share your site link or invite others to view/edit the site.
  • Manage your site
    View recent site changes, page changes, and attachments.
    Change your page templates.
  • Remember to save all your changes!
  • Manage your site
    Browse more themes