The Mashups option allows you to create a link to
either a Flickr photo a YouTube video or a
SlideShare presentation without leaving the RPILMS
course site to locate the URL link.
Navigate to the page you want to add the Flickr
photo, YouTube video or SlideShare
presentation and hover over Build
A drop-down menu will appear. Under Mashups scroll
to and click either Flickr Photo,
YouTube Video or SlideShare
The Search windows will appear.
Enter the keywords to search for a photo, video or
presentation and click Go. Once you locate the
photo, video or presentation, click
The Name field will pre-fill. Edit the
Name to something that makes sense to your
course. You can change the text color of the name.
Click the drop-down arrow to the right of the
Color of Name. You can also enter a
You can change the View
For Flickr: either a Thumbnail
or Embed Photo. You can also set the
Size Small Square (75x75 pixels); Thumbnail
(100 pixels on longest side); Small (240 pixels on longest
side); Medium (500 pixels on longest side) or
Large (1024 pixels on longest side)
For YouTube or SlideShare: either a
Thumbnail, Text Link with Player or
Select the additional Mashup Options for Show
URL and Show Information
You may also attach or link a file. Click Browse My
Computer or Browse Course depending
if the file resides on your computer or if you've uploaded the
file into Course Files.
You can select the Options to permit users
to View this Content, track number of
views, as well as select date and time
When finished, click Submit.