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Social Media and Virtual Communities


Course Topics: Sharepoint Tips and Tricks

This is a course for the students with a strong interest in new technologies and how they may be used to create new business opportunities, particularly new social networking media.  Topics covered will include social networking and how the business world leverages them, virtual worlds and technologies, skills in designing and implementing social media for business value using sharepoint and iTunes U (hands on projects). 
As you work on your project, I want you to share your tips, tricks, and solutions with your peers on this page.  Edit the page and add your own solutions.  Be sure to name each solution and set it off from previous solutions by giving it its own paragraph heading in bold.

1) Here is a trick/service for making a customized video feed from YouTube for your site.

2) You can only use this resource if you own a copy of Microsoft Step-by-Step SharePoint Services 3.0.
3) SharePoint and Facebook.
4) SharePoint Links
5) Using pre-built workflow in SharePoint. There are a few basic workflows available for you to use in your lists.
Settings - List Settings - Workflow Settings - Then, follow the wizard.
  • Approval
  • Collect Feedback
  • Collect Signatures
  • Disposition Approval
  • Three-State

6)HTML tips
hyperlink - <a href="the website link">The text to be underlined.</a>

Websites with more information

7)Editing site templates & css in sharepoint designer.