inserting frames into NewHive

In a couple of projects this trimester (2014 T3), a number of students wanted to profile a range of online profiles linked to a single individual. The simplest way to do that is to insert links but here is a more sophisticated solution: embed a frame!

and there may be other creative possibilities for this …

For an example, take a look at this demo site:

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Here is how it is done:

  • Here is a tutorial about embedding using the html tag :

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  • Or you could amend the code above to include the link that you want, or you could use an html code generator such as this:
    Screen Shot 2015-02-06 at 12.45.19 pm
  • Go to your NewHive edit window
  • paste the code into the Insert Embed window
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  • Enter!
    Screen Shot 2015-02-06 at 12.46.05 pm
  • Save & Publish:
    Screen Shot 2015-02-06 at 12.56.16 pm
  • A couple of notes:
    • I’ve had issues with some kinds of web sites not working with the iframes insert. I am not sure what the issue is yet. Make sure you don’t have any spaces or errors in your url address.

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