Symbaloo for Content Curation & Discovery V.1


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Use Symbaloo to create webmixes to facilitate curation. Based on Symbaloo's original interface. See V.2 for the new interface.

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Symbaloo for Content Curation & Discovery V.1

  1. 1. Presented by: Meredith Martin Symbaloo Certified PD Pro Version 2 -New Symbaloo
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  3. 3. These tabs are your webmixes. Add new Symbaloo webmixes created You can edit with this some or delete button.defaults for you. your webmixes Share your here. web mix with the world! These are tiles. Each one is a linkto a website.
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  5. 5. 4. Now we can make it pretty! Click on Change Wallpaper. You can choose a background image, a solid color, or upload your own background image. See- through webmixes show the background Dont forget to betweenclick Done Editing the tiles. when you are finished. 5. You now have a colorful background for your webmix.
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  7. 7. 9. First, add the website address you want to link to. You can copy and paste this from the address bar if you want. It will try to find the name of the webpage, but you can always You edit it below. probably want to display the link name on the tile! You can upload an image to be the tile icon if you wish. 10.Next, choosea color andan icon foryour tile.Dont forgetto click AddTile ToWebmix!
  8. 8. 11. Your new tile will appear at the top of the screen. You can click on it and it will go to the first available spot on the webmix, or you can drag it to a specific location.You now have yourfirst tile on your webmix! 12.
  9. 9. 13. Now lets search for pre-made t iles. At th top left, ty e pe the site topic that or you want search for. to 14. A list of p ossible tiles will a ppear, sand you c an drag the one yo u want to your webm ix.15. Were off to a great start!
  10. 10. 16. You can access more options for a tile by right clicking on it. From here you can open, edit, copy/ move, or delete a tile. Dont forget to specify if you want to move or copy! 17. Copy/Move is a handy tool, especially if you want a tile on more than one webmix.
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  13. 13. 23. You can preview the webmixes, and if you like it, add it to your webmix collection. Click here to add it. You can also copy tiles from someoneelses webmix to one of yours! The webmix 24. is now available in a tab on your home screen. You can link to and embed it just like you would a webmix you created.
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  15. 15. 28. Check our the embedding tutorial on the Dolphins webmix to learn how to embed. 29. You can also add widgets to your webmixes. Just copy them over from the Widgets webmix.
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