O slideshow foi denunciado.
Utilizamos seu perfil e dados de atividades no LinkedIn para personalizar e exibir anúncios mais relevantes. Altere suas preferências de anúncios quando desejar.

Start Or Home Pages

How to use Pageflakes in particular, and the value of start or home pages in general

  • Seja o primeiro a comentar

  • Seja a primeira pessoa a gostar disto

Start Or Home Pages

  1. 1. Start or Home pages Web 2.0 Resources Phil Bradley
  2. 2. Question… <ul><li>When you start your browser, where do you go, and what do you do? </li></ul><ul><li>What do you use the internet for? </li></ul><ul><li>What do you use your computer for? </li></ul><ul><li>How many places do you go in order to get all of these tasks completed? </li></ul>
  3. 3. Answer: <ul><li>Too many places! </li></ul><ul><li>Wouldn’t it make more sense to just go to one? </li></ul>
  4. 4. Available resources <ul><li>Pageflakes at http://www.pageflakes.com </li></ul><ul><li>Netvibes at http://www.netvibes.com </li></ul><ul><li>Nowsy at http://www.nowsy.com </li></ul><ul><li>Webwag at http://www.webwag.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>It’s a start at http://www.itsastart.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>And others… </li></ul>
  5. 5. Using Pageflakes <ul><li>It’s a free resource </li></ul><ul><li>It’s European </li></ul><ul><li>It’s been around for over a year </li></ul><ul><li>It has many thousands of users </li></ul><ul><li>It has a good reputation </li></ul>
  6. 7. Elements of the page <ul><li>Links </li></ul><ul><li>Email </li></ul><ul><li>Web search </li></ul><ul><li>To do lists </li></ul><ul><li>Check your email </li></ul><ul><li>Check searches </li></ul><ul><li>Hundreds of other ‘flakes’ or ‘utilities’ </li></ul>
  7. 15. Sharing pages <ul><li>With colleagues (read only) </li></ul><ul><li>With colleagues (edit) </li></ul><ul><li>The world </li></ul>
  8. 18. Adding flakes
  9. 20. Adding in RSS feeds <ul><li>RSS – Really Simple Syndication </li></ul><ul><li>Search results are saved, reformatted and repackaged </li></ul><ul><li>Search results are brought to you, you don’t have to go out and get them </li></ul>
  10. 22. Import the RSS feed/URL
  11. 23. Summary <ul><li>Start pages allow you to keep your content in one place </li></ul><ul><li>Information comes to you </li></ul><ul><li>They save you time </li></ul><ul><li>You can easily share information </li></ul><ul><li>Not restricted to a location or machine </li></ul>
  12. 24. Any questions?

×