Medium is an online publishing platform that is a hybrid of blogging and paid for content. This short series will focus on the blogging element. Medium was created by one of Twitter’s co-founders as a way to publish writing longer than Twitter’s (then) 140-character maximum. You may think that you’ve seen Medium before (think Tumblr, Reddit,… Continue reading #380 Medium [1/4]: The Medium is the message
WordPress is a great, free to use, blogging tool. If you have not yet seen the other posts on WordPress, catch up now: 1minuteCPD WordPress tutorials. You might not want your blog to be public, or you might simply want to prevent it appearing in search results. In WordPress this is very easy to change.… Continue reading #222 Getting started with WordPress [6/6]: Making your blog private or hidden
WordPress is a great, free to use, blogging tool. If you have not yet seen the other posts on WordPress, catch up now: 1miunteCPD WordPress tutorials. In this video we explore Widgets. Widgets give you a quick and easy way to customise the functionality on your blog, do you want a search box? Do you… Continue reading #218 Getting started with WordPress [5/6]: Setting up your widgets!
WordPress is a great, free to use, blogging tool. If you have not yet seen the other posts on WordPress, catch up now: 1miunteCPD WordPress tutorials. Categories and tags are a really useful way to help you to organise your posts and to make your content easier to find. If you are using blogs with… Continue reading #214 Getting started with WordPress [4/6]: Using categories and tags
This is the 3rd in our series of tutorials on WordPress, which is a free to use blogging tool. If you’d like to catch up on the previous posts, see here: 1minuteCPD guides to WordPress In this post we’ll have a look at how you create blogs posts and demonstrate how you can either publish… Continue reading #210 Getting started with WordPress [3/6]: Publish a blog post
If you’ve not yet set up a WordPress account, take a look at the first video in this series (#202 Getting started with WordPress blogs [1/5]: Setting up an account). You can control the look and feel of your blog by selecting a theme that best shows off your content. WordPress has loads of great… Continue reading #206 Getting started with WordPress blogs [2/6]: Changing your blog theme
WordPress is a very easy (and free) to use blogging tool, in fact, our very own #1minuteCPD blog has been set up in WordPress, and we love it! Blogging is a great way to build on your reflective practice, encourage reflective practice in your students, build a community and share resources or even as an… Continue reading #202 Getting started with WordPress blogs [1/6]: Setting up an account