USING DELICIOUS TO BOOKMARK SITES : USING DELICIOUS TO BOOKMARK SITES WHY USE DELICIOUS? : WHY USE DELICIOUS? Delicious is an online site that allows you to tag any websites you would like to visit again.
It works like Favourites, except that you can access it on any computer.
You can bookmark sites for children to access quickly, easily and safely.
It is very easy to use! GETTING STARTED : GETTING STARTED You need to join Delicious
Go to: www.delicious.com and click ‘Join Now’ Enter your details : Enter your details Before ticking the terms and conditions box and registering, make sure you click ‘check’ to make sure user name is available. IMPORT BUTTONS TO PUT IN YOUR BROWSER : IMPORT BUTTONS TO PUT IN YOUR BROWSER To use Delicious you need to have browser buttons that allow you to tag sites easily.
‘Import Now’ IF your buttons didn’t install by themselves you need to install them! : IF your buttons didn’t install by themselves you need to install them! Find and install the buttons by clicking on the icon and clicking ‘run’ then ‘install’ USING THE BUTTONS IN YOUR BROWSER : USING THE BUTTONS IN YOUR BROWSER You have 3 buttons in the browser...
You may be asked to sign in when you click any of these tabs – if you are working on your own computer consider ticking the ‘keep me signed in’ box. USING THE BUTTONS IN YOUR BROWSER : USING THE BUTTONS IN YOUR BROWSER Click on this button to open your delicious site USING THE BUTTONS IN YOUR BROWSER : USING THE BUTTONS IN YOUR BROWSER This button opens up a side bar with your delicious page on the left side of your browser. USING THE BUTTONS IN YOUR BROWSER : USING THE BUTTONS IN YOUR BROWSER This button is your tag button, you click this when you want to tag a site... TAGGING SITES : TAGGING SITES Find a site you like and click the gray ‘tag’ button Filling in the ‘tag’ box : Filling in the ‘tag’ box Under notes – write a brief description of the site Filling in the ‘tag’ box : Filling in the ‘tag’ box Tags is like a folder name – be careful when you use this...
tags must be one word
you can put one site in more than one tag by pressing space and writing another word.
You can use the suggested tabs that delicious gives you
Click ‘save’ when you are done! Your DELicious : Your DELicious Your sites are shown here, just click on the one you want to open. Your tags (folders) are shown here, Click on the folder you want to look through. Link delicious to your blog : Link delicious to your blog Copy the URL for your Delicious
Log in to your blog page
Under related links type in a description of your Delicious site
Copy the URL in to ‘Add Link URL’ YOU ARE DONE!!! : YOU ARE DONE!!! You can now use your Delicious to tag any site you want.
Teach your students to use Delicious for access to information, maths games, and other activities.