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Mahara ePortfolios Beginner's Guide by Derrin Kent, Thomas Bell, Richard Hand

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Chapter 3. Create and Collect Content

In the last chapter, you got started with Mahara, learning how to register and log in, as well as looking at some of the basics. You also learned how to set up your own profile. Now you are going to start putting information into your portfolio and seeing how to add some of this to your dashboard page.

In this chapter you will:

  • Learn how to upload files to your portfolio
  • Organize your files using folders and tags
  • Start writing in your Journal!
  • Make a plan and set some tasks
  • Learn how to manage your notes
  • Show off content on your dashboard page

Putting your files online

Before we go into the detail of how you can put your files into Mahara, let's think over why you would want to do this.

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