Owlstown Newsletter #24: Rich content

Hi Owlstowners!

Your academic website just got richer! You can now embed rich content into your Owlstown website, such as:

  • Google Docs, Slides, Sheets, and Forms

  • Videos from Youtube and Vimeo

  • Twitter tweets and timelines

  • Diagrams

Benefits

This new feature improves how you present your academic content. Here are some ideas of things you can add to your website.

  • Embed a timeline of your Twitter profile.

  • Embed a Youtube video or Google Slides of your presentation.

  • Embed a Google Form that surveys people that visit your website.

Documentation

Here is a link with details on how to use this new feature.

The Content Editor

Look for the “Edit content” button in the Owlstown Editor. Clicking the button will open the Content Editor.

The Content Editor looks like this. The left side is where you can add and edit content blocks. The right side is where you can preview your content.