Presentation on theme: "This is Powerpoint as notes … so you don’t have to take any."— Presentation transcript:
This is Powerpoint as notes … so you don’t have to take any.
1. Content Creation
Documents Shrinkwrap – Word – free for UW studentsfree for UW students Windows 7 Ultimate Upgrade. Office Professional Plus 2010 Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac – Pages (Mac, iOS)Mac, iOS – Open Office (open source, Mac/PC) Open Office
Documents : Warnings Formatting inconsistencies (especially typeface) Mac folks -> remember file extensions To be safe, also make a PDF – Mac: Print -> Save As PDF – Adobe.com online converter Adobe.com online converter – Zamzar (more later) – Of course, Adobe AcrobatProAdobe AcrobatPro
UWNetID: uwnetid.washington.edu/manageuwnetid.washington.edu/manage – UW Google Mail (UW GoogleApps)UW GoogleApps – UW Outlook Live (UW Windows Live)UW Windows Live Note: – Important messages from the University are sent to your UW address You must set up forwarding – If you need help adding an account to an existing gmail account, bring it up in workshops.
Presentations : Warnings Embed images and fonts Slideshare does not support “builds” or transitions but you can embed YouTube clips Version inconsistencies – Tip if your images aren’t showing on someone else’s machine (not platform dependent)not platform dependent
Document Collaboration LiveOffice Public Google Doc (G+ example) Wikis TypeWith.me
2. Content Distribution
Document Sharing Scribd – The world’s largest social reading and publishing company – Also supports presentations Slideshare – The world's largest community for sharing presentations – Also supports documents, PDFs, videos and webinars
File Sharing Catalyst CollectIt – Confusing because it uses the term “dropbox” DropBox – Automagically syncs between laptop, mobile devices and the cloudmobile devices – Getting An Account Anyone with DropBox account Anyone who wants a DropBox account