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Google Sites: Markdown support?

My organization is interested in migrating our local Wiki from the office into Google Sites. I see that Google Sites supports some sort of Wiki interface, but I don't really like the GUI editor. Is it ...
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Use my own domain as a google sites URL with Google Apps

I have several Google Sites at my organization that we use for different projects and audiences. I'm already using the feature that lets me map a subdomain of my domain to the google sites by adding ...
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Alternative to Google Sites permitting custom domains? [closed]

Is there any alternative to Google Sites that permits custom domain hosting, and a modern selection of templates and GUI web editing tools? I still suggest to people to Google Sites, but the product ...
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Adding a discussion forum in Google Sites

I'm working on a Google site and wondering if there's a way to add a discussion forum to it. I've seen some hacked up solutions using Google Spreadsheets and such but it's a little too ...
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Google Sites Horizontal Navigation Bar Contents

Is there any way that the items in the Horizontal Navigation Bar can be copied between sites. I am a primary teacher and the 30 pupils in my class each have a site. These sites have been up and ...
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Why do some collaborators have edit privs while others do not?

I have created a small site using google-sites, and I listed a handful of people as collaborators. Some of them have gmail accounts, while some don't. I would understand it if only the users with ...
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How do I set up redirects from an old page URL to a new page URL in Google Sites?

I'm working on updating a bunch of Google Sites-hosted knowledge base entries. Aside from content and formatting updates, I want to fix some of the URLs since many of them are absurdly long sentences ...
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How do I add a rel=me in the body of a Google Sites page?

Does Google Sites support rel="me" on links? I'm finding with straight HTML it strips it right out and replaces it with rel="nofollow". The same thing occurs if I try rel="nofollow me". Is there any ...
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Chrome doesn't display URL gadgets in Google Sites

I own a Google Apps domain, and I've built a site in Google Sites. Within the site I've embedded some gadgets, added by URL. The problem occurs when I open the site in Chrome: the gadgets aren't ...
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How can one use Google Sites as a Wiki?

Is it possible to use Google Sites as a Wiki where everyone can edit without first asking for the owner to allow them?
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Is there a way to limit Google Sites search to only search against page titles?

If I search for e.g. "Something Awesome," I'd like the results to only include pages with "something" and "awesome" in the actual page title itself (they may also be in the page content, but must be ...
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Replicate user permissions for Google Sites/Docs

I have User B temporarily filling the role of User A. User A is owner or editor over several Sites/Pages and Docs. The Sites have hundreds of Docs on them. I want to replicate all the Google ...
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Upload several images to Google sites

How can I upload several images to a Google sites page simultaneously?
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Sync task updates in a Google Site with Calendar

Is it possible, after modifying a task (mainly the date) in the tasks list in a Google Site, for the information to sync and update with a Google Calendar? I have a task tracker in a Google Site and ...
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Pull Facebook graph into Google gadget as RSS

How might I grab a public feed from graph.facebook.com and put it into a Google gadget as an RSS feed? Example source: http://graph.facebook.com/prettyklicks/feed Possible gadget to "eat" it with: ...
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Is there a way to export all blog posts in Google Sites and import it into Blogger?

I have a Google Site that contains an announcement page. This announcement page is serving like a blog within Google Sites right now, but I would like to migrate it to use Blogger instead. I ...
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How to export / import entire Google Sites?

Is there a way to export / import an entire Google Site? If not possible, is there a way to export / import selected pages?
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Is it possible to pull my Company directory into Google sites intranet?

We use Google apps for enterprise, and I want to build an intranet, based on the Google sites intranet template In the Directory area, I want that the list will be updated from my contact/company ...
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JavaScript in Google Sites

I need to use a JavaScript patch in my Google Sites, but the problem is I don't understand how to place them and use it as Google Gadget. <!DOCTYPE <strong ...
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Quick sign-in to Google Sites for Google Apps for Education?

My university has Google Sites that are in its own domain (Google Apps for Education). At the bottom of a regular Google Sites page there is usually the following set of links: Sign in|Report ...
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How do I Upload a Complete Site to Google Sites?

Let us say that I have created a site at Google Sites. Now I can use templates as per my own wish to add folders, sidebars, footers to annotate the site. I am not talking about this. I already have ...
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How can I get LaTeX with MathJax to show up in Google Sites?

I have tried loading MathJax through a Google Sites HTML Box. But I can't get the JS to load. Does anyone have another solution for getting the JS to load or LaTeX into Google Sites?
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How Do I Delete Old Versions of Files from Google Site

I use Google sites for file repository, to be later retrieved by others. As you understand, the files sometimes go through modifications. And whenever, I upload the modified file, it is saved as a new ...
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How do I put my resume in Google Sites?

How should I put my resume, created in Microsoft Word on a webpage, hosted on a Google sites, such that it looks exactly like the output from Word?
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Putting my company directory into Google Sites with pictures

I'm using this code to pull the name and emails of my users into an intranet page on Google Sites. I was just wondering, is there some code that I can add to this so I can retrieve pictures? I would ...
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Can a folder of Google Drive be embedded on a Google Sites page?

I have a Google Sites page and I need to share a folder to a group of people on the intranet. I couldn't find a way to do this way nor a way to do it file by file. I do want to share a folder and ...
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How can I bulk delete Google Apps sites that have been shared with me?

I have about 60 sites that have been shared with me by my students. The students have long gone and I would like to get rid of those sites. Instead of going one by one, is there a way to remove them ...
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Can I map a Google Site linked to a Google Apps account to a domain not managed by the Apps account?

I have a personal Google Apps account for my family. My wife and I recently started working with an organization on a new website for them, and we initially created the site using Google Sites from ...
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How to perform a search and replace when editing a Google Sites page?

There doesn't seem to be such a built-in feature. Copying the entire page into some other app (web or desktop) for replacing text causes partial loss/distortion of formatting when pasting the content ...
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How to Prevent Users from knowing when I edited my pages?

In Google Sites, I have Access settings set up such that even though my website is publicly viewable, only I can see it's "Revisition History" and "Site Activity". However, when users (a user that ...
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URL to add gadget to Google Sites Start Page

What would the URL be to link to the Google Apps Sites Start Page that allows you add a specific gadget to your page? For example, if I want to add a widget to a regular iGoogle page, I use this: ...
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A free alternative to Google Sites with better table formatting?

I like Google Sites, but there one thing, which annoys me a lot and forces to look for an alternative, table operations. I use this service to manage project data and that means a lot of tables. At ...
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How can I get a list of all Google Sites shared with me?

Over at https://sites.google.com/, there are tabs for "My Sites" and "Deleted Sites", but I can't seem to find a way to list all sites to which I have access (those created by others). Google Drive ...
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How to make Google Docs presentation in a Google Sites web page publicly viewable?

I embedded a presentation in a web page all inside the same Google Apps domain but only people who are signed in can see the presentation. I am the domain admin and I modified the setting in Manage ...
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Is there a Google Gadget for Google Groups?

Specifically, I am looking for something to tie in Discussions from a particular Group to a Google Site (to show recent discussions, say).
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New page on google sites not showing on tabs

I developed a new page about the history on google sites and I am able to see that page (History) through sitemap. However, I am not able to see that similar page on main tabs which are always present ...
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Google Sites words in navigation bar is “one-line-only”. How to make it multi-line?

I use horizontal navigation bar in Google sites, however the problem is that the words in the horizontal navigation bar is "single-lined". I am allowed to change the text in the navigation bar, but ...
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Freeze first row of Google spreadsheet when displayed in Google site

When a Google spreadsheet is displayed in a Google site window, the complete table being displayed moves when the displayed window is scrolled. The top row containing headers moves out of view. This ...
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500 error with Google admin sdk

I'm using the Admin SDK with Google Apps Script to create a directory of user's names and emails on a Google Site. The code seems to work fine because when I view the logs I see the results. ...
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Google Sites as Wiki--Discussion Option

We are using Google Sites as a wiki. I wonder if there is a way to run a discussion behind the scenes as can be done in Wikispaces. If so, how would you do this with Google Sites. We are all already ...
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How to host a Google Site on a custom 2nd level domain?

When I go to Settings > Web sites > Mappings (not sure if the names are exactly correct as I'm using localized version - sorry about that) I can map my own 3rd level domain like www.mydomain.com to my ...
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Securing and sharing a non-web file (ie. PDF) on Google Sites site

I'm creating a really simple Google Site where I would like to share a free but valuable document with people. But I don't simply want to share it. I would like this to follow this process: user ...
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Can I Host Multiple Websites on Different Domains within A Single Google Apps for Business Account?

I have 2 domains: example1.com and example2.com Example1.com is all setup, have a simple website, email users, shared calendar, etc. I need to put up a 1-page site under domain example2.com. I ...
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Customizing Google Sites look and feel

I find the site layout and theming capabilities in Google Sites (found in the Manage Site screen) very limited; for instance, I do not seem to be able to place the horizontal navigation buttons ...
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Importing an existing website to Google Apps for my domain or Google Sites

I use my own domain for email and have a website hosted there - mainly for sharing family photos etc. I would like to save money and not pay for hosting on that domain anymore... and importing the ...
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How to export Google Sites (entire site) to Blogger?

Recently I have made a site in Google Sites using a theme. But now I want to make a site as like as it is in Google Blogger. Is it possible?
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Is there any way to link to a Google Presentation and if using iOS have it open in Google Drive app?

We have some sites that want link to various presentation's, idealy our staff should click on a link and be able to present it. We have linked to the presentation but it opens in the mobile web view. ...
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Google Drive Form doesn't display on Google sites if not signed in on chrome

I have a site, hosted by google sites that includes a Spreadsheet Form from google drive. Normally, the page loads, then a second or so later the form loads. In the problem case the page loads, but ...
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How to search an embedded Google Spreadsheet in Google Sites?

I would like to know how I can make embedded spreadsheets searchable in Google Sites.
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jQuery links gadgets on Google Sites

I have created a tabbed jQuery plugin using Google Gadgets Editor and published it to embed on the Google site. The problem is, on click of the links on the gadget, it opens the page on the gadget and ...