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<big>'''''If you have a Blogger account you can show volunteers' stories of your favorite country in real-time right on your own blog!'''''</big>
|pc= Volunteers
 
|firstname= Barbara
 
|middlename=
 
|lastname= Bean Browne
 
|country= Ecuador
 
|yearservicestarted= 1966
 
|yearserviceended= 1969
 
|site= Riobamba
 
|region=Chimborazo
 
|site2= Quito
 
|site3=Galápagos Islands
 
|region2=Pichincha
 
|program=Agriculture
 
|assignment01=
 
|assignment02=
 
|assignment03=
 
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==Description of Service ==
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'''Including:'''
Barbara Bean Browne worked with the Ministry of Agriculture, Escuelas Radiofonicas and the Peace Corps Quito office. She married Charles Browne, another volunteer, during her last year in Ecuador.
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* '''Currently serving volunteers'''
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* '''Applicants'''
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* '''Peace Corps Projects'''
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''(see [[Blogger#Examples | here]] for examples)''
  
==Lessons Learned==
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==About Barbara Bean Browne Today ==
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==Step 1==
Browne used Spanish as social worker in Texas. She went back for an MBA degree in Finance and held jobs in Brazil for14 years. She worked in Hong Kong as Assistant Trade Commissioner for Argentina and worked for Chase Manhattan while in Delaware. She also worked for Bank of Boston while in Sao Paulo, Brazil and 15 years with E.I. DuPont in various finance jobs including regional Asia/Pacific finance manager, located in Shanghai. She is now retired and volunteers with community Friends of the Library and the PAWS animal shelter. She is still married.
 
  
==External links==
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Log into your [http://www.blogger.com/ Blogger.com] account.
* [http://peacecorpsonline.org/messages/messages/467/3211056.html Peace Corps Online RPCV Directory entry]
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[[Image:BloggerStep1.jpg]]
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==Step 2==
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This will take you to your Blogger Dashboard, which is a list of all of your blogs on the site along with controls for customizing them. Select "Layout" for your desired blog.
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[[Image:BloggerStep2.jpg]]
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==Step 3==
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The "Layout" tab will be displayed, providing a graphical representation of your blog, including the area where blog posts appear and areas where you can add customized elements. Click on 'Add a Gadget'.
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[[Image:BloggerStep3.jpg]]
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==Step 4==
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Another window will open with a list of elements that you can add to your blog. Under "Basic" select the Gadget "Feed".
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[[Image:BloggerStep4.jpg]]
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==Step 5==
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Select your favorite RSS feed, copy/paste the URL into the "Configure Feed" dialog box and click 'Continue'. A shortcut for a list of all RSS feeds available through [http://www.peacecorpsjournals.com/ PeaceCorpsJournals] is available '''[[Follow | here]]'''.
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'''Popular Feeds:'''
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* Individual Countries (see [[Follow | here]] for list of their feeds)
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* [http://peacecorpsjournals.com/rss/applicant/50.xml Applicants]
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* [http://www.rssmix.com/u/288623/rss.xml Peace Corps Projects]
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* [http://www.peacecorpsjournals.com/popular/10.xml Recent Popular Stories (World)]
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* [http://peacecorpsjournals.com/rss/blog/50.xml All stories (World)]
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''(You can always add more feeds or change them later)''
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[[Image:BloggerStep5.jpg]]
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==Step 6==
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Select how you would like the feed to look on your blog and click "Save" when satisfied. ''(You can always change it later)''
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[[Image:BloggerStep6.jpg]]
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==Step 7==
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Left-click, hold, and drag the feed to where you would like it to be place. When satisfied, click on "Save." Then click "Preview" to see how your new feed appears. Use "Clear Edits" to undo the changes and start over.
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[[Image:BloggerStep7.jpg]]
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'''<big>ALL DONE!</big>'''
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==Examples==
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<!--  Just add your link below. Ignore the code for the button -->
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<div style="border-right: 1px solid white; border-bottom: 1px solid white; background: yellow none repeat scroll 0% 0%; width: 20em; text-align: center; margin-right: 1em; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial; font-size: 120%;"><div style="border: 1px solid rgb(170, 170, 170);"><div style="border-top: 1px solid white; border-left: 1px solid white;"><span class="plainlinks"> '''[http://www.peacecorpswiki.org/Blogger?title=Blogger&action=edit&section=8 Add your own!]'''</span></div></div></div>
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[http://mike-testblog1.blogspot.com/  Test Example] <br>
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[http://missanniebopannie.blogspot.com/  Uffda en Español] in [[Peru]] <br>
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[http://inspiredtoretire.blogspot.com/ Retired & Inspired] in [[Azerbaijan]] <br>
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[http://pconstantian.blogspot.com/ Better than Middle Earth] in [[Ecuador]] <br>
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Revision as of 00:11, 4 February 2011

If you have a Blogger account you can show volunteers' stories of your favorite country in real-time right on your own blog!

Including:

  • Currently serving volunteers
  • Applicants
  • Peace Corps Projects

(see here for examples)


Step 1

Log into your Blogger.com account.

File:BloggerStep1.jpg


Step 2

This will take you to your Blogger Dashboard, which is a list of all of your blogs on the site along with controls for customizing them. Select "Layout" for your desired blog.

File:BloggerStep2.jpg

Step 3

The "Layout" tab will be displayed, providing a graphical representation of your blog, including the area where blog posts appear and areas where you can add customized elements. Click on 'Add a Gadget'.

File:BloggerStep3.jpg

Step 4

Another window will open with a list of elements that you can add to your blog. Under "Basic" select the Gadget "Feed".

File:BloggerStep4.jpg

Step 5

Select your favorite RSS feed, copy/paste the URL into the "Configure Feed" dialog box and click 'Continue'. A shortcut for a list of all RSS feeds available through PeaceCorpsJournals is available here.

Popular Feeds:

(You can always add more feeds or change them later)

File:BloggerStep5.jpg

Step 6

Select how you would like the feed to look on your blog and click "Save" when satisfied. (You can always change it later)

File:BloggerStep6.jpg

Step 7

Left-click, hold, and drag the feed to where you would like it to be place. When satisfied, click on "Save." Then click "Preview" to see how your new feed appears. Use "Clear Edits" to undo the changes and start over.

File:BloggerStep7.jpg

ALL DONE!

Examples

Test Example
Uffda en Español in Peru
Retired & Inspired in Azerbaijan
Better than Middle Earth in Ecuador