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What is WordPress? Miami University’s WordPress instance, hosted by UCM, allows students, faculty, and staff to request a blog. Learn more about WordPress from UCM  Log in to WordPress Is it available in Canvas? No. Miami’s WordPress instance is hosted outside of Canvas. Is there a cost? No. WordPress is free to Miami students, faculty, and…
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What is YouTube? YouTube, as most will know, is a video sharing and social media platform owned by Google. It’s a great way to find additional video content to share with students. If you’re uploading your own videos, we recommend using Kaltura (My Media), which is internal to Miami University. Is it available in Canvas?…
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Duo Security

What is DUO? Duo Security is the system-wide, two-factor authentication security application at Miami University. It’s administered by IT Services. Authenticating your account credentials is required for Canvas LMS access. Learn more at MiamiOH.edu/Duo. Get IT Help Is it available in Canvas? No, but as stated above, it’s required to access Canvas. You can schedule…
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Canva (Graphic Design)

What is Canva? Canva is a user-friendly, browser-based graphic design tool. It’s easy to create slide presentations, infographics, and more with its templates and drag-and-drop interface. You can use Canva to design course materials or have students use Canva as a tool for their assignments (e.g., infographic timelines, posters, etc.) Is it available in Canvas?…
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