Easy directions to
You can make a very nice banner graphic or "logo" of your course name, to display at the top of the Announcements page.
NOTE: The dark gray boxes that fill in the space at the right and left of your banner are NOT VISIBLE to
students. To see the (normal) students' view of your banner, click Edit View OFF, or log in with your pretend-student account.
- Visit CoolText or FlamingText to create the graphic. Here are some detailed directions for CoolText. (You may also use any other picture, in .gif, .jpg or .png format.)
- Go back to your Blackboard site and click Customization > Style. When the page changes, look for the fifth section, Select Banner.
- Click Browse for Local File, locate the file you saved, and double-click to select it. Click Submit to complete the upload.
- Along the top of the window, click the link that names your course, to return to the "front page" and observe your new banner.