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Posting a YouTube video to a WordPress blog

At the request of new Creative Bloggers, Athersley South primary school I trawled through the archive of my blogposts to find the instructions on embedding YouTube videos. I found the post and realised that I wrote it in 2007 so it was in dire need of updating. Here is version 2:   How to add […]

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Adding a picture while logged in as a contributor

The contributor role is one that most children are assigned by their teachers when using WordPress. The reason is simple, it’s secure. We’ve made it more secure by writing a special plugin along with Primary Blogger to ensure that children can’t see unmoderated comments (which they can in WordPress.com). However, a limitation of the contributor […]

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Editing and embedding Google Maps

I love editing and playing around with maps. The map shown below was created using Google Maps. In order to create your own map with Google Maps you need to have a Google account. I have made a brief video that describes the basic editing process, as well as how to add pictures to placemarkers. […]

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Embedding a Document in Your Blog

Uploading a document to a blog is always pretty unsatisfactory as all you get is a simple download text link. Much nicer to embed the document in a window which allows you to scroll up and down the document; flick backwards and forwards through the page; switch to full screen; or even print it. For […]

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Setting up your blogs for the new school year

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