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Gmail

with Katie Lyons

Feb
9

Next session: February 9th, 2023

$15 More Info

Rice Public Library Tech Series

Join librarian Katie Lyons for AE technology classes at Rice Public Library!

Learn the basics of sending, sorting and receiving mail in Gmail, and everything you can do with your account that makes Gmail stand out from the rest.

 

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Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners

with ed 2go

Price not available More Info

For more details or to register visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/web-2-0-blogs-wikis-and-podcasts/

Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners will teach you how to plan and create your very own blog and podcast. Through hands-on exercises, you will discover the benefits of using free web tools like Blogger, WordPress, Audacity, and YouTube. You will find that creating a blog and podcast is much easier than you ever imagined.

First, you will learn how to develop a plan for the content, setup, maintenance, and how to use free blogging software like Blogger and WordPress to put that plan into action. After that, learn how to record a professional-sounding audio podcast with a very simple recording tool you already have. You will edit the file with another free software program, add music to it, and then post it online for others to enjoy. Finally, you will find out how to record a video podcast. You will edit it, add special effects, drop in a podcasting-safe music file, and then publish it online.

 

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Streaming Movies and Media

with Katie Lyons

Mar
9

Next session: March 9th, 2023

$15 More Info

Rice Public Library Tech Series

Join librarian Katie Lyons for AE technology classes at Rice Public Library!

Have you considered ‘cutting the cord’ and getting rid of your traditional cable package? From local news to live TV to premium cable, find out all the ways to watch what you want and leave the rest behind.

 

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Stop the Scams (or at least avoid them)

with Katie Lyons

Mar
30

Next session: March 30th, 2023

$15 More Info

Rice Public Library Tech Series

Join librarian Katie Lyons for AE technology classes at Rice Public Library!

Phishing, robocalls, spoofing - these are all tricks that scammers can use to steal your information. Learn how to identify common internet and phone scams, how to protect yourself against them, and what to do if it happens to you.

 

 

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Create Your Website

with Katie Lyons

Mar
2

Next session: March 2nd, 2023

$15 More Info

 Want to create your own space online? There are some great, easy-to-use options out there to make a basic Web page. We’ll primarily explore free platforms such as Weebly, Wix, and Canva, as well as some more advanced options if you’d like to go further.

Course Fee: $15

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Creating WordPress Websites

with ed 2go

Price not available More Info

To register or for details visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/creating-wordpress-web-sites-introduction/

Learn how to create attractive, sophisticated blogs and websites—without any coding! WordPress is the world's most popular website publisher, powering more than 25% of all sites on the Internet. WordPress is an easy-to-use solution that will help you put your site on the Web in far less time than by coding, and at a much lower cost than hiring a professional.

In these lessons, you'll get hands-on experience with this powerful tool as you create your own WordPress.org site and blog. You'll find out how to use WordPress to create pages and posts, add images and videos, change a site's look and feel, and include user-friendly features. You'll discover the ease of using WordPress design themes to express your creativity, and you'll see how much fun it is to be part of the vibrant WordPress online community.

 

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