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Caution – Names on Project Websites

If you wish to have your name appear on your project website, it is best to include your name on an image rather than as text By Larry Oberg. Regular text is detected by search engines such as Google, text … Continue reading

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Image File Size – ‘Reduce It’

It is very important to reduce the file size of your VSF images. I understand that Facebook reduces the size automatically upon upload. The VSF servers do not, thus you should reduce the size before upload. See the following article … Continue reading

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Tip #4 Privacy and Security – Images/Video

When a online project involves children, privacy and security concerns must be addressed. Tip #4 offers some hints to assist in resolving this issue. Tip #4 http://www.odec.ca/CreatingProjects/intro/privacy.html

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Tip #3 Patterned Background Images

Avoid using a patterned background with text. It can be difficult to read. See http://www.odec.ca/CreatingProjects/bkgrddont.htm

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Tip #2 Citations – Credit Sources

The source of all content of a project must be given, even if the content has been created by the project author. For example, even if the author of the project has created a video, image or graph etc. the … Continue reading

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Tip#1 Reduce Image File Size

Tip #1  Reduce Image File Size The dimensions (width and height) of an image can be easily changed when an image is placed on a page. How this is done depends upon the software you are using. It is often … Continue reading

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