MONTAGE-TUTORIAL-LOGOEvery morning when you woke up and read the newspaper then you saw the news related to the technology and it’s like “a new day with a new technology”. Microsoft Fuse Labs works in partnership with product and research teams to ideate, develop, and deliver new social, real-time, and media-rich experiences for home and work. The latest product of Microsoft Fuse Labs is Montage.

What is Montage and the answer is following;

Montage is a shareable, personal, visual album of the web. You are able to design your personal Montage around a topic by adding content that pulls information from a variety of sources including, RSS feeds, Twitter, Bing News, YouTube, video and Bing Images. Your Montage is constantly evolving as you arrange each area with the content of your choice – which is easy, intuitive and fun; and can be on any topic from, movies, sports, to robots.

In this post I will tell you guys that how you can use web-based service which allows you to create and share a visual album on the web on the topics which you want. Following are the steps:

Step 1:

Go to www.MyMontage.com.

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Step 2:

If you want to create your own customizable montage then ‘Sign In with your Windows Live ID or Facebook or Twitter’.

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Step 3:

After Singing in update your profile and select ‘All Done’.

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Step 4:

Now, we are ready to create our montage. Write any term on which you want to create your montage, so I am going to enter term “HP”.

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Step 5:

After entering the term ‘HP’ montage automatically populated the page based on the entered term. We can change the layout and change widgets the page.

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Step 6:

You can add or remove the content from your page with the help of the customization options.

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Step 7:

You can add many widgets in your page like Bing Twitter Maps, Facebook comments, news, images, Twitter, videos, RSS, Twitter Timeline.

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I have added my location with the help of Bing Twitter Maps.

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After saving it is showing like this:

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Step 8:

After setting up the widgets you can label them.

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Step 9:

You are ready to publish your montage. For this click on the ‘Publish’ button.

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After following the above steps you are ready to create your montage. You can view my montage here. I will share more tutorials regarding montage creation very soon.