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Moodle 2.5 Multimedia Cookbook by Silvina P. Hillar

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Adding hotspots to photos

In this recipe, we work with photos and add hotspots to them. Hotspots are hyperlinks to the photos, so we can enrich a photo with additional content. There are options to add hotspots to images; one of them is to use a website such as http://www.imagespike.com/interactive -image-builder.html, follow the steps, and get the HTML code, or link, to embed it in our Moodle course. Another option is to use GIMP in order to create them, so the second option is the one that we will explore in this recipe.

Getting ready

We have to choose a photo and think of links that we want to add to it. A good idea related to art is to choose some famous paintings and add hotspots related to the painter who did them and his/her biography.

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