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Tumblr presentation

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Tumblr presentation

  1. 1. And what is it good for.
  2. 2. Tumblr <ul><li>What tumblr is </li></ul><ul><li>Tumblr is a free blogging tool that allows for easy blog creation. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Tumblr <ul><li>Why build a blog? </li></ul><ul><li>It’s fun </li></ul><ul><li>It’s easy </li></ul><ul><li>It’s a great hobby </li></ul><ul><li>It’s informative </li></ul><ul><li>And most importantly gives you recourse to speak out as a consumer against giant corporations when you’ve been treated unfairly. </li></ul>
  4. 4. How to get started <ul><li>Log on to Tumblr.com </li></ul><ul><li>Create an account </li></ul><ul><li>Design and Choose your setup and templates </li></ul><ul><li>Choose a topic you want to blog about </li></ul><ul><li>Start Blogging </li></ul>
  5. 5. Things it allows you to do <ul><li>Everything is very user friendly </li></ul><ul><li>It allows for imbedding of pictures, websites, and video </li></ul><ul><li>It is customizable </li></ul><ul><li>Did I mention it is free </li></ul><ul><li>Includes free upload to the internet </li></ul><ul><li>Includes email customer support and contact information by phone </li></ul><ul><li>Allows RSS feeds and links to places like facebook etc </li></ul>
  6. 6. Integration into the Classroom <ul><li>This would make an excellent journaling tool </li></ul><ul><li>Examples would include creating a classroom blog detailing what the kids are doing on a weekly basis and allowing parents to see what accomplishments the kids are making </li></ul><ul><li>Individual blogs created by the students focusing on one area of school/education they are interested in. </li></ul><ul><li>Assign them the task of creating a blog for their family </li></ul>
  7. 7. Other nice features <ul><li>It is great for novices (like me) </li></ul><ul><li>It also allows to rewrite the HTML coding </li></ul><ul><li>Mac and PC compatible </li></ul><ul><li>Allows access and uploads from macphone </li></ul><ul><li>Allows creation of an audio post from your phone </li></ul><ul><li>A dashboard widget can be installed to allow for instant blurb posting </li></ul><ul><li>Lets see it in action. </li></ul><ul><li>Here is a blog I created in about 3 hours time. </li></ul>

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