(See more about adding images to pages and posts HERE)
An image (or badge) widget lets you add an image to your sidebar with the option to include a URL (link), title and/or description.
TASK: To add an image widget linked to the ES Library to your blog
**DO this task on a laptop or desktop**
You will need:
> An icon image to represent the ES Library
*You can use the image Ms. Beabout used (on desk/laptop = right click and “save picture as….”)
**you can select one at http://findicons.com – see instructions below if you want to choose your own icon**
> An image widget from Widgets in your dashboard
> Once you drag the image widget to your sidebar, ‘add image’ and “insert into widget”. Then include the following information:
*Title OR Caption = SIS ES Library
*Link = share.sis.org.cn/elemlibrary
*Open in New Window
*Width = 100 Height = 100
*Align = center
>Save and then test it out on your blog to make sure it connects you to the Mountainside Library site
EXTENSION: Is there another website you’d like to highlight on your blog using an image widget?
**Find your own icon**
If you choose to find your own icon for this task, you must follow these instructions!!
>Go to http://findicons.com and enter “library” in the Search box
>In the Refinement box on the left side of the page, select “No link required” next to “License”
>When you find the image you would like to use, click on PNG to download the image