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


See this page for strategies for using wikis to create portals