To publish a webpage, you need space on a live web server. Most educators have web space on their campus web server. In this video, learn why that may or may not be the best place to post your site, and what your options are.
- [Narrator] This last chapter is meant to be…either a starting point or a jumping off point for you.…I'm going to step you through the process…of setting up your own typical web hosting environment,…a personal web space, a blog, an LMS,…and an FTP service for manually loading files…to a web server.…As an educator, you likely already have access…to all these infrastructure on your campus…but I didn't want to get bogged down in the specifics…of each campus's unique settings and requirements.…
Instead, I wanted you to be able to experience…how the technology is supposed to work…so you know the right questions to ask…if you need help with your local campus infrastructure.…Typically, this infrastructure would be setup…and managed by your campus IT department…or it's what you'd likely find if you decided…to sign up for your own web hosting account.…The infrastructure I'm going to be using…is all located at stateu.org.…The site that I work with,…the folks at Reclaim Hosting to set up…and provide for you to try out and learn on for free.…
- Coding a site, a page, or parts
- Managing digital assets
- Formatting headings and paragraphs
- Creating links to pages
- Linking to a PDF or a Google Doc
- Inserting your own images into an LMS
- Embedding YouTube, Vimeo, and SoundCloud media
- Making pages responsive for mobile devices
- Working with CSS using web developer tools
- Overriding existing CSS
- Setting up your own domain
- Using FTP
Skill Level Intermediate
WordPress for Education: Multisitewith Chris Mattia1h 55m Intermediate
Measuring Learning Effectivenesswith Jeff Toister47m 4s Beginner
1. Web Basics
2. Semantically Formatting Text
3. Leveraging Links
4. Integrating Images
5. Embedding Resources
6. Adding Style with CSS
7. Setting Up Web Infrastructure
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