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Class Bios

Page history last edited by Alan Liu 10 years, 11 months ago

Members of English 149, Winter 2009

        (See also Team Pictures)



Add your name to the listing below (in alphabetical order), then link your name to a new page that you create using the Bio Format.


Detailed instructions:


(1) Add your name to the list on the Class Bios page

  • Press on the "Edit" tab above to open this "Class Bios" page in editing mode.
  • Add your name alphabetically to the list of class members, using the format "Firstname Lastname (but alphabetized on your last name).
  • Then add a link in your name by selecting the name and clicking on the "link"Add Link Icon button on the editing menu bar above.  (When the dialogue for link options, choose the default link type of "PBwiki page."  The page name should be your name in Firstname Lastname order.)
  • When you are done, press  at the bottom to save your name and link on the Class Bios page.


(2) Create your personal bio page

  • While "viewing" (and not editing) the Class Bios page, click on the link you made in your own name.

  • A dialogue will open for creating your new page, with your name already filled in as the page title (but remove any added hyphens).  Select "Bios" from the drop-down list as the "folder" in which to put the new page.  Then select the "Bio (Format Template)" from the list of available templates.  Press on "create page." (If you forget to select the proper template for the page, you can later copy-and-paste the template from the Bio Format.

  • When your newly created page appears in editing mode, fill it in with your information, quotation, and picture.  (To add a picture, press on "Images and Files" in the sidebar to the right of the editng screen and "browse" your computer for a photo.  When you select the photo, it will be uploaded to the wiki.  Then just click on its thumbnail in the sidebar or drag it from the sidebar to insert it in your post.

  • When you are done, press  to save your work.  You can go back to it at any time to edit your bio page.

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