Help

For general OpenLab help:

  1. Signing up/claiming your BMCC OpenLab account (students, staff, & faculty): click here.

  2. How to add a photo to your OpenLab profile: click here (video tutorial).

  3. How to create a course (faculty and staff only): click here.

  4. How to add a photo to your course, project, or community profile: click here (video tutorial).

  5. Getting students into your course (or getting members into your community or project): click here.

  6. How to clone a course profile and site: click here.

 

For WordPress help (on OpenLab sites):

  1. The difference between a post and a comment (on an OpenLab WordPress site): click here.

  2. How to write a post, including privacy settings (on an OpenLab WordPress site): click here.

  3. How to write a post with the block editor (on an OpenLab WordPress site): click here (video tutorial).

  4. How to write a comment (on an OpenLab WordPress site): click here.

  5. How to edit a page (on an OpenLab WordPress site): click here (video tutorial).

  6. How to add a post category to your menu (on an OpenLab WordPress site): click here (video tutorial).

  7. How to embed a Google doc/form/sheet (on an OpenLab WordPress site): click here (video tutorial).

For more help, email openlab@bmcc.cuny.edu. If applicable, please include a link to the site you need help with!