Presentation on theme: "Weebly Create a webpage from scratch Chris Van Pelt Technology Support Specialist Yorktown Community Schools Peyton Byrum 7 th Grade Student Yorktown Middle."— Presentation transcript:
Weebly Create a webpage from scratch Chris Van Pelt Technology Support Specialist Yorktown Community Schools Peyton Byrum 7 th Grade Student Yorktown Middle School Austin Hill 7 th Grade Student Yorktown Middle School
What is Weebly? Do-it-yourself website builder Allows you to create a professional website from a template or build from scratch Uses widgets to drag and drop features to your website making it simple, yet professional. Best part, basic use is free!
What it can be used for Class webpage Use if you do not have a LMS Post announcements and pictures Class Projects Have student create webpages to support papers written or subjects Information or Event pages Create a webpage for an event you are hosting! We created our WeLearn Webpage using Weebly!
Now, How to! Navigate to http://www.weebly.com and sign up for an accounthttp://www.weebly.com
Registration Fill out the following on the first page:
Choose a Focus Either way does not matter, you receive same features (I usually choose site)
To add a YouTube Video: Go to the video you would like Copy the URL at the top of the page
In Weebly Drag over the YouTube Icon Click on video Paste your link into the YouTube Video URL
Embed Twitter Feed I Login to twitter.com At the top of the page, click the Navigate to the settings page On left hand side, click Widgets
Embed Twitter Feed II At the top, Click Fill out the table for your twitter account
Embed Twitter Feed III Once you click create, a code will be generated for your page. Right click and click copy
Embed Twitter Feed IV On Weebly, Drag over the icon Click on table then click Copy and paste code into box
Feed Reader Allows to embed RSS feeds Really Simple Syndication Syncs up to websites and updates automatically http://yes.yorktown.k12.in.us http://yes.yorktown.k12.in.us
Student Created Pages Three of our 6 th grade students created webpages for their “Digital Portfolio” of their 6 th grade year Peyton Byrum: http://peytondigitalportfollio.weebly.com http://peytondigitalportfollio.weebly.com Austin Hill: http://austinhill42.weebly.comhttp://austinhill42.weebly.com Parker Stinson: http://parkerstinson25.weebly.comhttp://parkerstinson25.weebly.com