Slideshare

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Description: 
SlideShare is the world's largest community for sharing presentations. With 60 million monthly visitors and 130 million page views, it is amongst the most visited 200 websites in the world. Besides presentations, SlideShare also supports documents, PDFs, videos and webinars.
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Resources required: 
Adequate bandwidth, internet access, Flash Player 9 or higher installed, JavaScript enabled.
Cost: 
SlideShare Basic € 0.- SlideShare Silver € 19.-/month SlideShare Gold € 49.-/month SlideShare Platinum € 249.-/month More features with upgrade licence: • Larger file uploads • Private uploads • Analytics (Get analytics dashboard. Measure performance.) • Private meetings (Private 1-click slide meetings. Dedicated conference line.) • Video uploads (Upload professionals videos.) • Capture leads (Collect sales leads on your content.)
Setup and configuration: 
No setup necessary, easy registration or sign up via Facebook account.
Styling: 
A limitation of the styling of your presentations is only given by the software you use. At the other hand you will find a lot of ideas and incitements by the presentations shared in SlideShare.
Navigation and operation: 
To operate at SlideShare there are only three things necessary: • an easy registration and login button • an easy to handle search and • a single upload button.
How to use it: 
To find existing presentations an easy to handle search is available. Further more you can filter your results by relevant, upload time, file type and you can ask only for downloadable files. Files types you can search for: • Presentation • Documents • Slidecasts • Videos To upload your files you only click the upload button and choose the files you want to send to SlideShare from your file system. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJygHkF0rOU
Examples of use: 
Example of a history lession: http://www.slideshare.net/ansley22/cuban-revolution-7094450 Example of a language lession: http://www.slideshare.net/Miero/learn-german-lesson-1 Example of a bussiness lession: http://www.slideshare.net/ljblair/break-even-4843922 Examples of a literature lession: http://www.slideshare.net/MattChristensen/literary-terms-presentation http://www.slideshare.net/nwsnmry/child-and-adol-lit-yest
Other issues: 
You can connect any upload with your social network accounts or embed it in your Wordpress blog.
Useful tips: 
With Zipcast (= Slides + Chat + Video (works in any browser)) you can use SlideShare for collaboration. Zipcast – Free: • Public meetings (ad-supported) • Video & group chat • No limits on participants • Scheduling and invite features