Step 2: How to Sign Up.
To sign up click "sign up" in the top right corner of your screen, this will appear next to the log in button. A screen will appear giving you many different options. The options vary from a Pro Account which will cost money, to a free account that limits you from viewing eBooks, PDF Downloads, all steps viewing, private Instructables, Author intro, and there is more advertising. Click on the option you want and enter the information it asks (some information, such as the zip code, is optional). Once all your information is entered press the orange sign up button.
Step 3: Setting Up Your Profile
Step 4: Explore, Comment and Like
Step 5: Create Your Own Instructable.
To add a step scroll to the top and click on the "add step" button." Each step is the same as the first in how to build it. Add your title, description/steps and add your image. When you are done with all your steps press "save" and then "publish" then click on the subject that your Instructable best fits in.
Step 6: Publishing and Contests
Step 8: NETS Standards
Step 9: Where to Find Instructables
Step 10: Citations
Step 11: Tip Sheet
Q: Can this tool have a positive effect on anyhting?
A: Instructables can help your community by making your house more efficient to save money, or help generate ideas to raise money or make public events more fun.
Q: Do you need any hardware or software to use this tool?
A: None, if you have a computer and internet you are all good.
Q: What NETS student standards can this tool be classified under?
A: Creativity and innovation, Communication and collaboration and Critical thinking.
Q: What tool did you choose?
A: Our tool is Instructables, this website allows you to view, create and interact with different parts of the website including, creating an Instructable, customizing a profile and talking with other users.
Q: How can I open Instructables at school or at home?
A: To open Instructables at school or home you need a computer and internet, also Instructables is not Deep nined so it can open on almost any computer.
Q: Do you need to download anything to use the tool or is it web based ?
A: No downloading needed, Instructables is web based.
Q: how do you set up an account
A: To set up an account press “sign up” and follow the instructions, for more information on how to use the Instructables website view the Instructable entitled “Instructable techtorial.”
Q: Where else is this web 2.0 tool found?
A: Instructables can be found on facebook and Twitter.