How to send a Canvas announcement from your email app

Create and configure a dummy blog

  • Disable “Visible to search engines”
  • Set “Post using email” to “Publish email immediately”, then create and remember the email address you create.
  • Set “Allow blog feed” to “Full”
A screenshot of the settings screen in Blogger — explained in detail in the article text.
Blogger email settings

Connect your feed to Canvas

A screenshot of Canvas showing how to set your external feed settings
Canvas settings for your external feed

Send the same announcement to multiple courses

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