Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
0
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
How To Set Up A Wiki Site
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

How To Set Up A Wiki Site

29,210

Published on

A guide for teachers in setting up an educational wiki site using Wikispaces

A guide for teachers in setting up an educational wiki site using Wikispaces

2 Comments
7 Likes
Statistics
Notes
No Downloads
Views
Total Views
29,210
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
17
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
341
Comments
2
Likes
7
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. HOW TO SET UP A WIKI SITE With Wikispaces Written by Jacqui Sharp http://sharpjacqui.blogspot.com http://jacquisharp.blogspot.com
  • 2. REGISTER  Click on http://www.wikispaces.com/  Type in a Username  Type in a Password  Type in your Email Address  Type in a name for your wikispaces address with no spaces room23pns  Click Join
  • 3. WIKISPACES FOR EDUCATORS http://www.wikispaces.com/site/for/teachers Or register here if you are a  Type in a Username teacher who is going to use this site for educational  Type in a Password purposes!  Type in your Email Address  Type in a name for your wikispaces address with no spaces  Click on Protected or Private  Click in the box to verify that this space will be used for educational purposes  Click Join
  • 4. THE EDITING PAGE: VISUAL EDITOR  Click on Edit This Page  Type in your post  Highlight the text and change the Font, size and style by clicking on … Bold … Italic … Underline … Colour of text … Bullets
  • 5. ADDING  Click on the Image button IMAGES  Click on Upload Files Tab  Click on the Browse button, navigate to the file you want to upload  Click Upload
  • 6. ADDING IMAGES  Double click the image to be inserted  Select Alignment, of either None, Left, Right or Centre  Alter the size if necessary by clicking on the - + buttons  Add a caption  Click Save on the page when finished
  • 7. NEW PAGE  Click on New Page  Type in a name for your new page  Click Create  Type in text  Add Pictures
  • 8. HYPERLINK TO WEBSITES  Copy the Internet address that you are going to link to  Highlight text that is going to be hyperlinked to a website  Click on the Hyperlink button  Click on the External Link address tab, Paste the internet address into the address box  Click Add Link  The new link will be highlighted
  • 9. HYPERLINK TO ANOTHER WIKI PAGE  Highlight text that is going to be hyperlinked to a website  Click on the Hyperlink button  Click on Choose an existing page, choose a page from the drop down menu  Click Add Link  The new link will be highlighted
  • 10. ADDING A TABLE  Click on the Table button  Type in the number of columns and rows  Click on Insert Table  The table will appear  Type in information and/or add graphics  Add more rows or columns by clicking in the cell of your choice and then click on the small table icon next to the table  Click on the More Options arrow next to each choice
  • 11. INSERT A MOVIE  Click on the Widgets button  Click on Video  Click on the type of movie you want to insert (i.e. You Tube)  Copy the code from the embed box in You tube and paste into the box here Click Save
  • 12. EMBED OTHER ITEMS  Click on the Widgets button  Click on Other HTML  Paste the code and click Save
  • 13. CHANGE LOOK AND FEEL  Click on Manage Wiki  Click on Look and Feel  Change your theme by clicking on Change or make a new theme  Choose a Pre made theme  And/or change your colours
  • 14. CHANGE LOOK AND FEEL  Click on Manage Wiki  Click on Look and Feel  Click on Browse in Logo to replace the Wiki logo  Navigate to the picture of your choice  Click Open and Save  Your icon must be smaller than 150 x 150 pixels … If you want to use a picture you can use the resize option in Microsoft Picture Manager to resize the picture
  • 15. EDITING YOUR NAVIGATION PANEL The Navigation Panel is on your left hand side  By default your pages are added alphabetically to the Navigation panel  If you want to organise them into headings then you will need to delete the ‘include pageList’  Click on which is at the bottom left hand corner click on press Delete on the keyboard  Type in a list of all of the pages, highlight each name and link it to its appropriate page by clicking on the Hyperlink button  Click Add Link  Your Pages will appear in the Navigation panel as you have listed them
  • 16. EDITING YOUR NAVIGATION PANEL The Navigation Panel is on your left hand side  Widgets can be added to your Navigation Panel  Click on ‘edit navigation’ at the bottom of the Navigation Panel  Use the Widgets button through the Other HTML to insert page counters etc into the Navigation Panel, click Save The widgets will appear as ‘Media’ blocks in the Editor page
  • 17. WIDGETS Table of Contents are particularly useful when you have a CREATE A large amount of information on one page. You can create links that will jump to different sections. TABLE OF  Click on the Widgets button CONTENTS  Click on Wikispaces  Click on Table of Contents Click on Embed Table of Contents Any links that need to be added to a Table of Contents have to be highlighted and changed to a Heading style, they will automatically be added to the Table of Contents

×