This is a step-by-step user-guide which demonstrates how simple it is to exploit a text with textivate.
Each of the steps below has an ">>> our resource so far" link at the bottom. Simply click this to see what the textivate resource would look like if you followed the instructions in each step.
Note that many of the steps are optional: a text-based resource is in fact ready to be used after step 2. (It just needs to be uploaded, which isn't mentioned in this post). The optional extras (steps 4+) add all sorts of extra features to your text resource, such as vocab activities, text-to-speech, parallel text, etc.
1. Create a new resource
Click on the New Resource icon to clear the contents of all of the text boxes before you start.
>>> Our resource so far: empty home page
2. Click the Text tab and type or paste in a text
You can type or paste in any text of up to 500 words.
There are various sources of texts: