Tag Archives: Plugins

Adding a Twitter Feed

For those out there who use Twitter, we have now installed a WordPress plugin to allow for your Twitter feed to be added to the sidebar of your blog. The steps to set this up, unfortunately, are a little complicated. … Continue reading

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Joining Other Sites

With the myriad of different blogs and sites used for Education courses here at Pacific University, a question that comes up a lot is how to easily find each site that you need. Thanks to a new plugin we just … Continue reading

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Embedding Code

A question that comes up a lot is how to embed various kinds of web-based interactive tools, videos, etc. into a post. Well, unfortunately by default WordPress doesn’t allow these at all, with the exception of a few specific (popular) … Continue reading

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Embedding Google Docs/Presentations

I just found and activated a neat new plugin on the COE wordpress server.. the ability to embed a document or presentation right in a post. It’s a neat little plugin called the Google Doc Embedder. The name is a … Continue reading

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Uploading More Media Types

Although WordPress by default will allow you to upload and attach Microsoft Office documents to your posts and pages, if you’ve ever tried to upload more unusual documents (for example Inspiration concept maps or SMART Notebook files), you’ve probably gotten … Continue reading

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