A survey allows you to create questions and control the response format.
In a survey, you can create both
Windows SharePoint Services provides three views in which to summarize survey responses: Overview, Graphical Summary, and All Responses. You can export survey responses to a spreadsheet to perform more complex data analysis.
A discussion board allows users to create and reply to discussion subjects.
You can view discussions in either Subject, Flat, or Threaded view.
You can enable a discussion board to receive incoming e-mail.
You can connect any discussion board to Outlook. These appear under the SharePoint Lists folder.
Surveys and discussion
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Create a new wiki page gallery, page 264 . Create a new Wiki page, page 269 . Create a blog site, page 275 . Create a blog post, page 278 .
Create a new wiki page library.
Create a new Wiki page.
Create a blog Site.
Create a blog post.
Add a blog comment.
Use RSS feeds.
In this chapter, you will learn how to use wikis and blogs as well as how to enable an RSS feed on a blog.
Before you can use the practice sites provided for this chapter, you need to install them from the book’s companion CD to their default locations. See “Using the Book’s CD” on page xix for more information.
Remember to use your SharePoint site location in place of http://wideworldimporters in the exercises.
The very first wiki (pronounced wee-kee) site, WikiWikiWeb, was created for the Portland Pattern Repository in 1995 by Ward Cunningham, who devised a system that created Web pages quickly and allowed users to
A wiki Web site allows you to change any wiki page or create new pages, which is known as “