see also Personal Information Portals

How to Embed Almost Anything in your Website
See examples of widget use on Models of Effective School Library Practice

Widgets are mini-applications that may be embedded in websites, blogs, wikis, Nings, etc. They are often dynamic and interactive. You may use widgets to subscribe to RSS feeds and other push content.
Note: Most of the Digital Storytelling Tools and online Video portals provide embed code.


Finding Widgets



News Widgets



Government Widgets


Database Widgets




Presentation Widgets


Assorted Widgets



Book Widgets

Joyce's post on book widgets as face-out shelving








Video (more at Video Search)===

Personal Information Portals



Map Widgets


Posters

See this page for strategies for using wikis to create portals