The Public share is used to place your portfolio on the internet for the whole world to see. Using the public share, you will create a URL for your portofolio.
Public Project Shares
To create a Public Share for a project, first go to the Project Management page.From the Project Management page, click on the actions button for the Project.From the Actions Menu choose the Globe icon in the top right.
To start your share, click on the Start Sharing Publicly button. Now your share is ready! Save the link in this window to give out to others so they can view your Project! Or click on one of the Social Media icons to share your Project on your social networks.
Public ePortfolio Shares
There are a few different ways to share your portfolio publicly. One way is from the ePortfolio editor. The Public share option is located in the sharing drop down. It is labeled Share Publicly.
Either method will give you a pop-up window to create a URL to give to others to view your ePortfolio. Enter a name in the box and verify that it hasn't already been used. Then, click Share ePortfolio to start your share.
Now, anyone in the world can see your portfolio. You can share this URL with someone and they can view your portfolio on the internet. You can, also, include it on your resume, job applications, business cards, and share it with friends and family.
The public share also allows you to share your portfolio on Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn. Once you share it publicly, you will see the Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn icons appear. To manage your publicly shared portfolio, go to the ePortfolio management page. Once there, click on manage share. A box will pop up with options for sharing on social networks.
You can read what comments have been made by clicking on the username in the top right corner and then clicking on Feedback in the dropdown. You will only get feedback if you are using the Feedback Gizmo.
At anytime you can easily stop sharing your portfolio publicly. Simply go back to the management page, then click on the same Public Share icon. In the box that pops up, click stop share. This removes the portfolio from the Internet. To start sharing it again, simply click the start sharing link that appears next to the URL.