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expired Creating Online Forms/Surveys with Google Docs

Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by John Dorner

Google Docs makes it very easy to create online forms and surveys. The data goes directly into a spreadsheet and a summary is automatically created. Come learn how to create a form/survey! This session will be conducted using Elluminate Live!

Getting the most out of Google Docs

Friday, October 21, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by John Dorner

Google Docs has documents, spreadsheets, presentations and more! While it does not have all the functionality of Microsoft Office, it offers about 99% of the features I need about 99% of the time. It also has some features that MS Office does not have that make it worth trying...

Creating Charts & Graphs with Google Docs

Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by John Dorner

Charts & graphs enable you to show a lot of data in an easy to comprehend view. They are much better for reports, newsletters and presentations than a showing a table of numbers. This session will be an introduction to creating charts and graphs with Google Docs'...

eXtension Google Apps - The Technical Details

Thursday, May 26, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Jason Young

Last November, eXtension integrated the eXtension People application with the Google Apps service. This enabled everyone with an eXtensionID to use their eXtensionID and password to create and share documents, sites, groups, and more with other eXtensionID holders. In this...

Google Analytics Q&A

Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Ben MacNeill

A general session for CoPs who are interested in learning how visitors are interacting with their content on the eXtension public site. This session will be guided by your questions, so please email me with your questions: ben.macneill@extension.org UPDATED: This session I'll...

Google Apps for eXtension Staff, Part II

Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Jason Young, Amy Hays

Following on from the first session in October - this is a followup meeting to address some of the observations and experiences from the staff using Google Apps for the last few months.

Getting Started on Making Maps in Google MyMaps

Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Amy Hays, Shane Bradt

Mapping can be a great way to communicate information to a client. In the past, making a digital map took complex and expensive software, but the advent of internet mapping has opened up new opportunities for you to create your very own custom map quickly and at low cost (free...

Google Apps for eXtension

Monday, October 4, 2010 at 10:30 am EDT - Presented by Jason Young

This session is targeted at the eXtension staff as an introduction to the set of tools that are available as part of the Google Apps accounts for eXtension.org - and for the staff to think about next steps for offering the service more broadly. See also the follow-on session

"30 Minute Session" on Free Phone Calls Through GMail and Google Voice

Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kevin Gamble

On August 25 Google released an enhancement to Gmail that allows you to make free domestic phone calls from within Gmail. You can also receive free phone calls. In this session we will show you how to install it, use it, and configure your Google Voice account to also receive...

"30 Minute Session" on Using eXtension's Custom Search to Locate Extension Educational Materials

Thursday, August 26, 2010 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kevin Gamble

One of the most widely used tools developed and supported by eXtension is the Google Custom Search engine that looks through all the known Cooperative Extension Web sites and return relevant materials. Recently, eXtension has added some enhancements to make it easier for...

Google Voice

Tuesday, July 20, 2010 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kevin Gamble

This session will demonstrate the very cool functionality that is built-in to Google Voice. You will leave this session understanding why so many people are proclaiming this as a killer phone application. (Indeed, some of us wonder how we ever survived without it.) We'll show...

Evaluate Your Content with Google Analytics (by Category!)

Tuesday, May 12, 2009 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Ben MacNeill

Google Analytics (GA) reveals tons of information about which pieces of content perform the best on the eXtension Public Site. However, until recently it was only possible to look at performance for all content or single pieces of content. If you wanted to find the...