A Good URL

A URL, or blog/site address, is an important consideration. By default, sites on the commons are appended with .commons.hwdsb.on.ca in the same way that a site on blogspot would end with .blogspot.com. Choosing a short URL is a good strategy, because it will be easily remembered by your audience Avoid using a year in your […]

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Blog Request Form

Go to http://commons.hwdsb.on.ca and log in using your board credentials, then navigate to the Sites page from the top menu, and click the “Create a Site” button. Students can click the “I’m a Student” checkbox and automatically populate the URL field with their username. Teachers can select a URL of their choosing. Check out this […]

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