Archives for August 2009

New easy way to add Profile Tags

Watch a video of this new feature:
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var s1 = new SWFObject(“http://blog.unlikeschool.com/wp-content/plugins/flv-embed/flvplayer.swf”,”player1″,”800″,”620″,”7″);
s1.addParam(“wmode”,”transparent”);
s1.addParam(“allowscriptaccess”,”always”);
s1.addParam(“allowfullscreen”,”true”);
s1.addVariable(“height”,”620″);
s1.addVariable(“width”,”800″);
s1.addVariable(“file”,”/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/profile_mary_add_popular_tags.FLV”);
s1.addVariable(“link”,”/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/profile_mary_add_popular_tags.FLV”);
s1.write(“player1″);

or, read the blog post (see below) the old fashioned way
Tired of typing in tags by hand? Stop, there [...]

Tags, Tags, and more Tags!

As you may suspect, I’m going to talk about Tags in this message. I have reworked the website to make tags more useful, and more pervasive. The old Suitability Criteria, Educational Objectives and Educational Benefits systems were getting too complicated, and I needed to come up with something simpler. I hope they will be easier [...]

Some recent changes

Here is a summary of some of the ¬†changes that I’ve implemented lately:

Pages have replaced the old specific Goals, Activities and Resources.  All pages are equal now

The new Pages tab also has a nice new Recently Viewed Pages sub-tab