Getting started with Diigo

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<ul><li> 1. GETTING STARTED WITH DIIGO<br />PROF. DR. MOHAMED AMIN EMBI<br />CENTRE FOR ACADEMIC ADVANCEMENT <br /></li></ul> <p> 2. STEP 1<br /> 3. Go to:<br /> 4. STEP 2<br />Creating an Account<br /> 5. 1<br />Click Join Now to create a Diigo account.<br />2<br />Start creating your account by completing the form.<br />After filling up the required information, click Continue.<br />3<br /> 6. Diigo will send you an email. You need to click the link given so that you can activate your Diigo account.<br />4<br />After verifying, you will be invited to install the Diigo toolbar and learn more about Diigoscapabilities.<br />5<br /> 7. STEP 3<br />Installing Diigo Toolbar<br /> 8. 1<br />3 steps to install Diigotoolbar.<br />2<br />First, you need to click Allow. <br />3<br />Now, you can start installing your Diigo toolbar by clicking this button.<br /> 9. Bookmark<br />Read later<br />Highlight<br />This window will appear and you need to click Install Now. <br />4<br />Now, your Diigo toolbar is already installed on your computer.<br />5<br /> 10. STEP 4<br />Diigo Toolbar<br /> 11. 12. STEP 5<br />Bookmarking<br /> 13. 1<br />First, open the web page or URL you want to bookmark.<br />Click Bookmark button to add a bookmark.<br />2<br />This window will appear automatically.<br />3<br />Insert your tag.<br />4<br />Click Save to save your bookmark in Diigo library.<br />5<br /> 14. To view your bookmark, go to Diigo toolbar and choose My Library.<br />6<br />7<br />Now, the web you bookmarked will appear in your Diigo Library together with the relevant tags.<br /> 15. STEP 6<br />Highlighting<br /> 16. 2<br />Then, click the Highlight button toolbar.<br />First, you need to select the text you want to highlight from the web page.<br />1<br />Now, the texts you have selected are already highlighted.<br />3<br /> 17. 4<br />This button will appear automatically.<br />5<br />Choose View in my library to view your selected text in your Diigo library.<br /> 18. 6<br />After you view it in your Diigo library, only the highlighted paragraph will appear.<br /> 19. STEP 7<br />Using Sticky Notes<br /> 20. 1<br />First, click the Comment button and choose Add a floating sticky note to this page.<br /> 21. Next, place your sticky note everywhere you like on the page.<br />2<br />Now, you can write a comment on your sticky note. You also can make your note private or you can share it with public or your group. <br />3<br />4<br />You also can add a sticky note on the text you have highlighted.<br /> 22. STEP 8<br />Hiding Sticky Notes<br /> 23. Sometimes you would prefer to see only your own notes, or specific group annotationbut not public sticky notes from all other users.<br /><br />With diigo toolbar installed, you can hide them.<br />1<br />To start hiding your sticky note, click Hide public sticky notes.<br />2<br />This window will appear and you need to choose Do not show me public sticky notes on this page. Then click OK.<br /> 24. STEP 9<br />Capturing Image/Page<br /> 25. 1<br />First, click the Capture button and choose either Capture Selected Area or Capture Entire Page.<br />If you choose Capture Selected Area, press hold and select the area you want to capture.<br />2<br />Before you save, you can edit the image using these tools. After clicking the save icon, the image you capture will automatically appear in your Diigo library.<br />3<br /> 26. STEP 10<br />Creating Group<br /> 27. 1<br />In your Diigo page, you can create your own group. Click My Group to open your group page.<br />2<br />Click Create a group to start creating your Diigo group.<br /> 28. Fill up the form to create a group.<br />After that you are allowed to invite your friends to join your group.<br />3<br /> 29. Then, click Create my group.<br />4<br />5<br />Once your group have been created, you can invite your friends to join your group either through your Diigo friends or you can invite by inserting your friends emails.<br /> 30. Example of a Diigogroup.<br />7<br />8<br />All member can postbookmarks and topics for discussion.<br />6<br />Click Invite people to invite friends to join your group.<br /> 31. THE END<br /></p>


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