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Google Sites Roadmap - 10 Features from Classic to New
The roadmap from Classic Google Sites to New Google Sites has been eagerly anticipated this year. The Google Suite team provided general goals previously, like a migration tool to transfer to New Sites. Since Classic Sites will shut down eventually (maybe in 2018), we are building all new portals, hubs, intranets in the New Sites application. It is quickly coming up to speed.
1. Migration Tool coming Q4 2017.
Good to hear. No one wants to manually copy and paste hundreds of pages of content from their site.
2. Intranet Search Engine
A must have. Perhaps this could tap into Google Suite's other search engine technologies that feature search into Drive, calendar, etc.
Happy Monday all! Ok, do not fret you can get meta tags in google sites created in Apps, however you may not see the page descriptions box when you click on more > page settings. If this is the case then you need to log into your apps account and make a simple chanage. Go to google.com/apps and log into your apps account in 'domin management' mode. Click on domain settings, the click the radar button readinig Rapid release. All you are doing is giving google the green light to add features rapidly as they shoot along. Now you have the box at your disposal enjoy labelling all those pesky pages won't you ... B x www.siteshelp.co.uk
The latest video tutorial for Google Sites web design. Learn how to design a background using GIMP, a free photoshop-like application that has been of tremendous use to me. There was so much good information that I had to split this into two parts. I had some mistakes while working with GIMP because I'm still a novice to be honest, but hey we all learn from mistakes. Part 1 Part 2
Hey, I'm Web Princess aka Beckystar and welcome to my first blog, thank you Kyle for having me! Using social media buttons to share your site or content is easy and expected by your visitors. Social buttons or icons facilitate the sharing of your site, content or blog and are now a linchpin of social media. It’s not enough to simply produce content these days. Your fans (hooray for them!) want a gizmo (I prefer gizmo to gadget) in place to allow them to share what they have read or seen with their family, friends and colleagues on Facebook, Twitter etc. Lucky for us there are some great tools out there. Next I have featured my top 3. 1. AddThis is my favourite. All you have to do is join, and it's free! However it does not work on google sites. All is not lost as good news! The amazing guys at AddThis have provided us with a google sites gadget. Go to your site, hit edit page and place your cursor where you want your social media buttons. Click on insert then more gadgets, in