Instructions for creating your Professional Portfolio using Google Sites
Go to http://sites.google.com
Click on sign up for the sites or enter your google/gmail
Fill out the form.
If you signed up for a site, you will need to open your email and verify your
email address. Follow the web link in your email to create your website.
Go to “Click here to manage your account profile” then click on “sites” then
Enter your site name. Examples include: julieharlin, jharlin, j-harlin, etc.
Be sure to click the button “share with everyone.”
Then choose a theme. You can change it later if you need to.
Click on “create site.”
You are now ready to begin entering your own personal information. Click
on “Edit Page” to make changes to the page. Enter “Professional Portfolio”
as the name of the page. Include an introductory paragraph or insert a
picture (remember to keep it professional).
Your next step is to create a new page where you will post all your
assignments for class. Click on “create new page.” Then click on the file
cabinet (this will allow you to add files to this page).
Title the page “Samples of Work” or something similar. Be sure to put it
under “professional portfolio” so that this page will show up as a heading on
your first page.
You can then add files by clicking “add files.”
Each time an assignment is due you will log back in, go to your samples of
work page, and add the new assignments.
Your web address will be: http://sites.google.com/site/sitename
Be sure to email this web address to your instructors before the first
assignment is due.