October 15, 2015: HSC Professional Development – Curating for your Colleagues with WordPress.com

October 15, 2015
Location: CHP G23
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Free for WIM members; $10.00 for non-members

Please visit https://curatingcolleagues.wordpress.com/curating-for-your-colleagues/ for the preliminary set-up instructions. Which are these:

Pre-workshop preparation:

Visit http://gmail.com and get a google account if you don’t have one. Then take a look at http://drive.google.com

Step by step instructions: Getting the Google account

Visit http://wordpress.com get a WordPress.com blog

Step by step instructions: Getting the WordPress account

Familiarize yourself a little with Google Drive (http://drive.google.com) and the WordPress.com blog. You can do the workshop without setting them up first, but you’ll get more out of it if you lay this groundwork beforehand.

Please bring your laptop to the workshop for the hands-on part.

If you have any questions, please email mayerson@usc.edu

And don’t forget to RSVP at http://www.uscwim.org/calendar.asp you’ll need to be on the RSVP list to get the password for the tutorial. Which is here.

At the Workshop you will learn how to:
Add links and RSS feeds to your sidebar.
Password protect pages and posts.
Create a google form and add it to a page.
Cross post to LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Tumblr.