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SlideShare Mashup

How to Embed a Slideshare Presentation in Blackboard

SlideShare is a free online presentation tool that allows you to upload and share digital slide presentations. SlideShare supports a variety of file types, including PowerPoints, PDFs and MS Word documents. This month's Tech Tip explains how to embed SlideShare presentations directly in Blackboard using the 'Mashups' tool in the text editor.  


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Note: when you upload a presntation, SlideShare will remove any audio, animations, transitions, or videos. Keeping your presentations simple will help you avoid any conversion issues. Also, all presentation uploaded using the free account are public. The pro version allows you to upload and share private presentations. 

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