• What is SlideShare? SlideShare is the world’s largest onlinecommunity for sharing presentations. It has an average of 55 million visitorsper month with over 120 million differentpages. Besides sharing slideshow presentations,SlideShare also allows you to sharedocuments, PDF’s, videos, and conduct onlinemeetings and webinars.
How to use SlideShare?• Find Presentations on any topic you can imagine• Download and reuse presentations or combine ideas to create your own• Join upcoming Zipcasts on topics you find interesting• Create your own Zipcasts to hold an online meeting or hold a
Points to note aboutSlideShare• Founded in October 2006• Site was recently voted among the Top 10 educational tools• SlideShare is regularly used by the Whitehouse and other U.S. Government agencies to hold
• Teachers are able to find, use, or combine ideas from SlideShare to create lessons to use in their own classes• Educators can hold online classrooms that can be made private or public for students• Teachers can upload their own original presentations to make them public and allow students to view them on their own time• With SlideShare Pro, teachers can create online blogs for their classroom• Again with SlideShare Pro, teachers can link their SlideShare profile to social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn to make their content easily accessible and allow for a larger audience