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WIKI

A website or similar online resource which allows users to add and edit
content collectively. The word Wiki comes from the Hawaiian term “quick”.

CREATING A WIKI

Step 1:      Go to http://www.wikispaces.com
Step 2:      Click on Get Started Now
Step 3:      Fill in information in the following information:
             Create a username
             Insert a password
             Email Address
             Make a space (yes)
             Space Name—Example: manningphysics, ficcaenglish, etc.
             Protected or Private
             Select K-12 Education from the drop down box and click Join.




CUSTOMIZING YOUR WIKI

Click on Edit This Page




Enter the text you would like to appear on your MAIN page of your wiki.
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Click on Preview to view the way your page will look when it is saved or Click
Save to save your page.




Understanding the Wiki Toolbar

             Insert Links   Remove Link   Insert Picture   Insert Special Characters




                                   Embed Video    Insert Table     Insert Code


Inserting an Internal Link
Click on Link
Fill in the following information:
        *Link Text (Type Name for Hyperlink)
        *Click on Drop Down Menu and Select Page
         Click on Add Link




Inserting an External Link
Click on Link
Fill in the following information:
         Link Text (Type Name for Hyperlink)
         Type in Web address
         Click on Add Link
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Inserting a Picture, File, Mp3, Movie, etc.
     *Click on Picture Icon
     *Browse for file and click on upload
     *Double click on image, file, etc. to
      insert file into your wiki




Creating a New Page
     *Click on New Page
     *Type a Page Title
     *Click Create

Changing Themes/Colors/Logo
     *Click on Manage Wiki
     *Click on Look and Feel
     *You can change Themes, Colors, and Logo


Members and Permissions
     *Click on Manage Wiki
     *Click Members
     *You can invite a new member by typing a username or email


Discussion Tab
     *Click on a Page in the wiki
     *Click on the Discussion Tab




     *Type a topic in the subject line
     *Insert Message in message box
     *Click Post
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If this is a protected or private wiki, only members of our wiki can
contribute.

Notify Tab
You will be notified by an email when someone has posted to your wiki. You
can click on Stop Monitoring to turn this off.
       *Click on Manage Wiki
       *Click on Notifications

History Tab
You can review the History tab to see what edits have been made on your
space.




Permissions
      *Click on Manage Wiki
      *Click on Permissions
      *Select Public, Private, or Protected

				
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